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2017 Cadillac ATS Sedan 4dr Sdn 2.0L RWD

  • Emergency Trunk Release
  • Stability Control
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Tow Hooks
  • Traction Control
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Rear Head Air Bag
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag Sensor
  • Knee Air Bag
  • Driver Air Bag
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Teen Driver
  • Trunk emergency release handle
  • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
  • Child seat restraint system
  • Door locks, rear child security
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years includes limited vehicle mobile app features, Monthly Diagnostics Report and Dealer Maintenance Notification (Basic Plan available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery and is transferable. Does not include Emergency, Security or Navigation services.)
  • OnStar Guidance plan for 1 year including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and more (trial excludes Hands-Free Calling) (Visit www.onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data.)
  • Air bag, Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Air bags, driver and front passenger frontal (dual stage for passenger), knee and side, front and rear head curtain (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Traction control, all-speed, brake and engine controlled
  • StabiliTrak, electronic stability control system
 
Crash Test Results for the 2017 Cadillac Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2017 Cadillac ATS Sedan 4dr Sdn 2.0L RWD
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 2017 Cadillac ATS Sedan 4dr Sdn 2.0L RWD
No recalls exist.
 


2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS V6 5AT

  • Front and rear roof airbag
  • Driver and passenger front airbag
  • Front side airbag
  • Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
  • Bucket driver and passenger seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and - adjustments
 
Crash Test Results for the 2002 Volkswagen Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2002 Volkswagen Cabrio Not
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2002 Volkswagen Eurovan Not
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2002 Volkswagen Golf 55Not
Tested
Not
Tested
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Tested
2002 Volkswagen Golf/GTI Not
Tested
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Tested
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2002 Volkswagen Jetta 55444
2002 Volkswagen Jetta 55Not
Tested
Not
Tested
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2002 Volkswagen New Beetle 4453Not
Tested
2002 Volkswagen Passat 55Not
Tested
Not
Tested
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Tested
2002 Volkswagen Passat W8 Not
Tested
Not
Tested
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Tested
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Tested
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Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 2002 Volkswagen Passat W8 GLS V6 5AT
2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT:

Bulletin Number: 004
ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE (ECT) SENSOR. *TC

Bulletin Number: 010702
DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB

Bulletin Number: 013003
IGNITION COIL FAILURE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 013103
IGNITION COIL MALFUNCTION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0201
RADIATOR GRILLE RUNNING CHANGE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0206
DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES 00778 AND 01044 STORED IN BRAKE ELECTRONICS DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0208
UPDATE PROGRAMMING (FLASHING) ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) TO CORRECT COLD START MISFIRE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0301
UPDATE PROGRAMMING (FLASHING) ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) TO CORRECT COLD START MISFIRE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0303
UPDATE PROGRAMMING (FLASHING) ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) AND TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0401
ENGINE OIL SPECIFICATIONS, OIL CAPACITY, OIL FILTER. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0402
LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE LIGHT IS ON. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0403
VALVE COVER, DIAGNOSING OIL LEAKAGE FROM GASKETS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0403
ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ

Bulletin Number: 0409
EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ

Bulletin Number: 0421
OIL SLUDGE - WARRANTY EXTENSION FOR 1998-2004 MODEL YEAR VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT WITH 1.8L TURBO ENGINE US AND CANADIAN DEALERS. SERVICE CIRCULAR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0421
WARRANTY EXTENSION COVERING CERTAIN OIL SLUDGE RELATED REPAIRS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0502
DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0517
ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE WARRANTY REPAIR PROCESS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0601
HEATED SEAT BOTTOM COVER REPLACEMENT. *KB

Bulletin Number: 060910
VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. REVISED EXPIRATION DATES FOR SEAT HEATER CUSTOMER SATISFACTION CAMPAIGNS. AFFECTED VEHICLES MAY HAVE A SEAT HEATER ELEMENT THAN CAN MALFUNCTION WHEN THE IGNITION SW

Bulletin Number: 092603
ZF VH RECALL OF THE ZF STEERING PUMP, SUPPLIED TO WD'S FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE AUDI A4 PASSAT P/N 8D0 145 156FX INSTEAD OF THE CORRECT ZF P/N 7691 955 276ZW. 2004 AUDI A4 ALSO INCLUDED. *TT

Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

Bulletin Number: 2
HEATED SEATS MAY HAVE A SEAT HEATER ELEMENT THAT CAN MALFUNCTION WHEN THE IGNITION SWITCH IS ON AND THE SEAT HEATER SWITCH IS ON. INSTALL DRIVER'S SIDE SEAT HEATER REPAIR KIT. *TT UPDATED 2/20/08. *NJ

Bulletin Number: 2002419
INTERMITTENT WINDSHIELD WIPER, WIPES ACROSS WINDSHIELD ONCE THEN STOPS. *KB

Bulletin Number: 2013233
ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW, LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE FLUSH. *KB

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 2038981
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038981
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038996
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038996
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038996
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 561 065 760 A as
Assembly Instructions: Installation of original remote start feature accessory, Volkswagen Passat.

Bulletin Number: 720702
SEAT HEATER IS INOPERATIVE. *KB

Bulletin Number: 9
2002 MODEL YEAR PASSAT AND PASSAT WAGON - SERVICE THE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. *NJ

Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.

Bulletin Number: Control Module R
Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle

Bulletin Number: Control Module R
Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle

Bulletin Number: Control Module R
Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.

Bulletin Number: ESA-10C5(NS)
VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. 2002 PASSAT. THE MALFUNCTION LIGHT MAY BE ON. THERE MAY BE OIL LEAKAGE OR ENGINE STARTING PROBLEMS DUE TO A CRACKED OR BROKEN CRANKCASE BREATHER HOSE. *RM

Bulletin Number: ESA-10C5(NS)
VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. 2002 PASSAT. THE MALFUNCTION LIGHT MAY BE ON. THERE MAY BE OIL LEAKAGE OR ENGINE STARTING PROBLEMS DUE TO A CRACKED OR BROKEN CRANKCASE BREATHER HOSE. *RM

Bulletin Number: Gasoline Engine
Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document

Bulletin Number: M2M200
VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INSTALL DRIVER'S SIDE SEAT HEATER REPAIR KIT. CAMPAIGN EXPIRATION DATE IS EXTENDED TO 6/30/09. *PE CSC LETTER WAS ADDED TO BULLETIN. 10/20/08. *PE UP

Bulletin Number: M3
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION CAMPAIGN CIRCULAR - SEAT HEATER ELEMENT CAN MALFUNCTION WHEN THE IGNITION SWITCH IS ON AND THE SEAT HEATER SWITCH IS ON. THE SEAT HEATER MAT MAY TEMPORARILY OVERHEAT AND BECOME INOPERATIVE. INSTALL NEW PASSENGER SIDE

Bulletin Number: M3M300
VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INSTALL NEW PASSENGER SIDE SEAT HEATER SWITCH. *PE CSC LETTER WAS ADDED TO BULLETIN. 10/20/08. *PE UPDATED 3/30/09. *PE _x000D_ UPDATED 3/17/10. *

Bulletin Number: P 9-66C8
VOLKSWAGEN: 2001-2005 MODELS: SERVICE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. WATER COULD LEAK INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. 2002 MODELS COULD HAVE LEAKS INTO THE BRAKE BOOSTER. *PE

Bulletin Number: P 9-66C8
VOLKSWAGEN: 2001-2005 MODELS: SERVICE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. WATER COULD LEAK INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. 2002 MODELS COULD HAVE LEAKS INTO THE BRAKE BOOSTER. *PE

Bulletin Number: P-9-99C8
VOLKSWAGEN: SERVICE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. *PE

Bulletin Number: P-9-99C8
VOLKSWAGEN: SERVICE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. *PE

Bulletin Number: P-9-99C8
VOLKSWAGEN: SERVICE AIR PLENUM AREA TO IMPROVE DRAINAGE AND INSTALL IMPROVED POLLEN FILTER SEAL. *PE

Bulletin Number: PDI - PASSAT TEC
Passat Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purc

Bulletin Number: PDI - PASSAT TEC
Passat Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purc

Bulletin Number: PDI - PASSAT TEC
Passat Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purc

Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle

Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated

Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle

Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.

Bulletin Number: SA-28F3
VOLKSWAGEN: (REVISED) VEHICLES MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WILL ILLUMINATED TO LET YOU KNOW THAT VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE SOME DETERIORATION

Bulletin Number: SA-28F3
VOLKSWAGEN: (REVISED) VEHICLES MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WILL ILLUMINATED TO LET YOU KNOW THAT VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE SOME DETERIORATION

Bulletin Number: SAC-28F3/P1-REV
VOLKSWAGEN: GASOLINE ENGINE VEHICLES INSPECT, AND IF NECESSARY, REPLACE IGNITION COILS. VEHICLES AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. MODELS PASSAT AND WAGON; GOLF; GTI; JETTA A

Bulletin Number: SAC-28F3/P1-REV
VOLKSWAGEN: GASOLINE ENGINE VEHICLES INSPECT, AND IF NECESSARY, REPLACE IGNITION COILS. VEHICLES AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. MODELS PASSAT AND WAGON; GOLF; GTI; JETTA A

Bulletin Number: SAC-28F3/P1-REV
VOLKSWAGEN: GASOLINE ENGINE VEHICLES INSPECT, AND IF NECESSARY, REPLACE IGNITION COILS. VEHICLES AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. MODELS PASSAT AND WAGON; GOLF; GTI; JETTA A

Bulletin Number: SB-28F3
VOLKSWAGEN: VEHICLES MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WILL ILLUMINATED TO LET YOU KNOW THAT THE VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE SOME DETERIORATION IN PER

Bulletin Number: SB-28F3
VOLKSWAGEN: VEHICLES MAY HAVE IGNITION COILS THAT COULD MALFUNCTION UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) WILL ILLUMINATED TO LET YOU KNOW THAT THE VEHICLE MAY EXPERIENCE SOME DETERIORATION IN PER

Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.

Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.

Bulletin Number: TB-00-10-06
VOLKSWAGEN: CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE; COMPLIANCE WITH FMVSS 225 (USA ONLY). UPDATE TO EXISTING TECHNICAL BULLETIN. NO PRODUCTION CHANGE REQUIRED. ALL MODELS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TB-00-10-06
VOLKSWAGEN: CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE; COMPLIANCE WITH FMVSS 225 (USA ONLY). UPDATE TO EXISTING TECHNICAL BULLETIN. NO PRODUCTION CHANGE REQUIRED. ALL MODELS. *PE

Bulletin Number: TB-01-12-04
VOLKSWAGEN: GASOLINE ENGINES HAVE ROUGH IDLE, HAVE SIGNIFICANT LOSS OF POWER OR STALLING WITH REDUCED PERFORMANCE. *PE

Bulletin Number: TB-07-09-06
VOLKSWAGEN: ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW, LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE FLUSH. THE LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE CONDITION MAY BE CAUSED BY A RESTRICTION OF THE OIL PUMP SUCTION LINE STRAINER. *PE

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec

Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.

Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used

Bulletin Number: TT001703
Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan

Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip

Bulletin Number: TT 200901
Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.

Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co

Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co

Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi

Bulletin Number: TT 24-08-01
Tech Tips (Models with 1.8T Engine - Pressure Loss issues): Fault code P1297 may be set and fuel mixtures may go lean if the vehicle is driven under load or revved up and then returned to idle. This document informs of what to do should th

Bulletin Number: TT 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat

Bulletin Number: TT 45-06-54
Tech Tips (Bosch 5.3 ABS Control Module ? ABS Coding Tables): This document informs To code a Bosch 5.3 ABS control module, use Vehicle Self-diagnosis to enter the correct coding value from the tables in this document.

Bulletin Number: TT 45-06-54
Tech Tips (Bosch 5.3 ABS Control Module ? ABS Coding Tables): This document informs To code a Bosch 5.3 ABS control module, use Vehicle Self-diagnosis to enter the correct coding value from the tables in this document.

Bulletin Number: TT 45-06-54
Tech Tips (Bosch 5.3 ABS Control Module ? ABS Coding Tables): This document informs To code a Bosch 5.3 ABS control module, use Vehicle Self-diagnosis to enter the correct coding value from the tables in this document.

Bulletin Number: TT-45-06-54
VOLKSWAGEN: UPDATE TO INFORMATION. PROVIDING CORRECT CODING VALUES FOR ABS CONTROL MODULES ON CERTAIN VEHICLES WITHOUT CAN-BUS. MODELS 1998-2002 PASSAT. *PE

Bulletin Number: TT45-06-54
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TT45-13-01
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil

Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 87-10-05
Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se

Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
Tech Tips (Fuel Gauge Inoperative after Instrument Cluster Replacement with Fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-?): An inoperative fuel gauge after instrument cluster replacement with fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-? may be caused by ga

Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
Tech Tips (Fuel Gauge Inoperative after Instrument Cluster Replacement with Fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-?): An inoperative fuel gauge after instrument cluster replacement with fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-? may be caused by ga

Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
Tech Tips (Fuel Gauge Inoperative after Instrument Cluster Replacement with Fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-?): An inoperative fuel gauge after instrument cluster replacement with fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-? may be caused by ga

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 961011
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 961011
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated

Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.

Bulletin Number: V011407 2014603
Technical Bulletin This Technical Bulletin details the general process for carrying out a Software Version Management (SVM) software update for any Technical Bulletin (TSB) / Required Vehicle Update (RVU).

Bulletin Number: V011408 2014815
Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of

Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers

Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.

Bulletin Number: V011615 2014815
Update to include additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V011812_2014603
Update vehicle metadata to include pull ahead models. Also includes R32 2002-2007 and 2002-2006 Jetta Wagon.

Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica

Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test

Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test

Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard

Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V171901-2012855
Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger

Bulletin Number: V271503 2016076
Technical Bulletin: Battery, Discharged, Diagnosis for Excessive Static Current Draw

Bulletin Number: V271901-2011894
Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T

Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T

Bulletin Number: V501505_2038981
TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.

Bulletin Number: V501603 2038981
Document discusses issues with The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. It discusses how to service the

Bulletin Number: V501604 2014370
Technical Bulletin about Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. The document also have infromation about where to fi

Bulletin Number: V531601 2040536
The document refers to Corrosion being found where the rear bumper cover meets the quarter panel. It discusses how it can happen, and where to find warranty coverage to service the parts

Bulletin Number: V531602-2040536
To update claim processing statement.

Bulletin Number: V551603 2039446
Document discusses Corrosion that may be found on the folded edge of the hood. The corrosion may be found on this edge anywhere around the hood. It discusses how to service it, and document that service. It discusses where to find what appl

Bulletin Number: V551610-2038996
To update claiming process statement.

Bulletin Number: V551612-2039446
Corrosion may be found on the folded edge of the hood. Supersedes TB V551603

Bulletin Number: V551613_2039446
TO UPDATE MODEL TABLE TO CLARIFY JETTA WAGON APPLICABILITY TO TB CONTENT.

Bulletin Number: V641501 2039887
Technical Bulletin (Rear Door Glass Inoperative issue diagnosis): The rear glass cannot be opened / closed, the rear glass may slide down into the door, or the rear glass motor operates but the glass does not move

Bulletin Number: V641502 2039887
Technical Bulletin (Rear Door Glass Inoperative): The rear glass cannot be opened / closed, the rear glass may slide down into the door, or the rear glass motor operates but the glass does not move. This document contains the fault codes,

Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
Update model year applicability to include 2017.

Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st

Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st

Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i

Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ

Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon

Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon

Bulletin Number: V871508 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871508 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871620 2005566
Update model and model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w

Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic

Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.

Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.

Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document

Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document

Bulletin Number: VC
INSTALL MERCURY LABEL ON VEHICLES REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF VERMONT, MAINE AND CONNECTICUT - ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE ACTION CIRCULAR. *TT

Bulletin Number: VHW-17-11
VAS 6154 Replacement Part Setup Guide

Bulletin Number: WG
REPLACEMENT OF THE IGNITION COILS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT IF ONE OF THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION COIL FAILS, ROUGH IDLING OR REDUCED DRIVING POWER COULD OCCUR IN ADDITION TO ILLUMINATION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP LIGHT. *TT *MJ


2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT WAGON:

Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

Bulletin Number: 2038981
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038981
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038993
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: 2038993
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.

Bulletin Number: Elsa Newsletter
Summary of Technical Bulletin to include additional model and model year applicability. Corrosion, Front Fenders, at Upper Wheel Opening (U.S. Only)

Bulletin Number: Gasoline Engine
Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document

Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.

Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.

Bulletin Number: TB-01-12-04
VOLKSWAGEN: GASOLINE ENGINES HAVE ROUGH IDLE, HAVE SIGNIFICANT LOSS OF POWER OR STALLING WITH REDUCED PERFORMANCE. *PE

Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used

Bulletin Number: TT 200901
Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V011615 2014815
Update to include additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V171901-2012855
Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V271901-2011894
Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.

Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T

Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T

Bulletin Number: V501505_2038981
TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.

Bulletin Number: V501603 2038981
Document discusses issues with The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. It discusses how to service the

Bulletin Number: V511602-2039000
51 16 02 June 7, 2016 2039000 Supersedes Technical Bulletin V511403 dated December 16, 2014 to update Claim Processing statement. Corrosion on the Roof in the Area of the Roof Rails Corrosion on the roof (in the contact area of roof rail/

Bulletin Number: V531601 2040536
The document refers to Corrosion being found where the rear bumper cover meets the quarter panel. It discusses how it can happen, and where to find warranty coverage to service the parts

Bulletin Number: V531602-2040536
To update claim processing statement.

Bulletin Number: V551601 2038993
Discussion on Corrosion on Rear Lid at Rear Window Area When the rear window heater is switched ON, power is transmitted to the outer sealing lip of the rear window. In some places the window sealer makes contact with the bus bar of the rea

Bulletin Number: V551603 2039446
Document discusses Corrosion that may be found on the folded edge of the hood. The corrosion may be found on this edge anywhere around the hood. It discusses how to service it, and document that service. It discusses where to find what appl

Bulletin Number: V551611_2038993
Original version accidently archived 8/9/19. Recreate exact content in new format and republish, as warranty policy still relevant to applicable later model years.

Bulletin Number: V551611_2038993
Original version accidently archived 8/9/19. Recreate exact content in new format and republish, as warranty policy still relevant to applicable later model years.

Bulletin Number: V551611-2038993
To update claim processing statement.

Bulletin Number: V551612-2039446
Corrosion may be found on the folded edge of the hood. Supersedes TB V551603

Bulletin Number: V551613_2039446
TO UPDATE MODEL TABLE TO CLARIFY JETTA WAGON APPLICABILITY TO TB CONTENT.

Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
Update model year applicability to include 2017.

Bulletin Number: V871620 2005566
Update model and model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: VHW-17-11
VAS 6154 Replacement Part Setup Guide

 
Recalls for 2002 Volkswagen Passat W8 GLS V6 5AT
2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
NHTSA Campaign ID: 08V156000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
Manufacturer: VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/1999 - 05/31/2005
Potential Units Affected: 412000
Defect Description:
VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING 412,000 MY 1999-2005 PASSAT (5TH GENERATION) VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS AND PRODUCED AFTER JUNE 14, 1999. THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE AN UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELD THAT CAN BECOME DAMAGED. IN ADDITION, AFFECTED VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS MAY HAVE A FUEL LINE (1.8T ENGINES ONLY) OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE (4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE ONLY) THAT CAN LEAK DUE TO FRACTURE.
Consequence:
A HEAT SHIELD THAT MAY CONTACT THE EXHAUST SYSTEM CAN RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE. IN ADDITION, A FUEL LEAK FROM A FUEL LINE OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, CAN LEAD TO A VEHICLE FIRE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL ADDITIONAL UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELDS ON VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS TO COVER THE POSSIBLY DAMAGED AREAS AND FLASH ALL 1.8T ENGINES WITH A PRECAUTIONARY SOFTWARE UPDATE. DEALERS WILL ALSO INSPECT AND ADJUST THE FUEL LINE ROUTING ON 1.8T VEHICLES AND THE FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE ON 4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLES, AND REPLACE COMPONENTS IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
NHTSA Campaign ID: 03V154000
Component: TIRES
Manufacturer: VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Manufacture Dates: 10/01/2001 - 02/28/2002
Potential Units Affected: 11
Defect Description:
CERTAIN SEDANS AND STATION WAGONS EQUIPPED WITH 4.0L W8 ENGINES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS." THE AFFECTED VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH TIRES OF THE MAXIMUM LOAD RATING INDEX 93H; HOWEVER, THEY SHOULD HAVE BEEN EQUIPPED WITH TIRES WITH THE LOAD RATING INDEX 97H.
Consequence:
THESE VEHICLES SHOULD HAVE BEEN EQUIPPED WITH TIRES HAVING THE LOAD RATING INDEX 97H.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE ALL FOUR TIRES WITH THE PROPER SIZE TIRES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 19, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.
2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
NHTSA Campaign ID: 02V026000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
Manufacturer: VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Manufacture Dates: 04/01/1997 - 08/31/2002
Potential Units Affected: 487284
Defect Description:
ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK FILLER NECK CAN SUFFER ABRASION DAMAGE IF THE REAR TIRE GOES FLAT AND THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN UNTIL THE TIRE DISINTEGRATES.
Consequence:
FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL FIT PASSAT VEHICLES WITH A NEW WHEEL HOUSE LINER THAT WILL BETTER PROTECT THE CAR'S FILLER NECK. JETTA VEHICLES WILL BE FITTED WITH A DIFFERENT METAL SHIELD DESIGNED TO ENHANCE ABRASION PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF TIRE DISINTEGRATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
 






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