2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

Recall Date Component Summary
2018-03-06 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Volkswagen CC, 2010-2014 Golf, 2010-2014 Eos, 2007-2010 Passat Sedan and Wagon, and 2012-2014 Passat vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.

Remedy:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s frontal air bag inflator with an alternative inflator, free of charge. The recall began March 16, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 69Q9. Note: This recall partially supersedes recall 16V-078.

2017-08-16 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2009-2016 Volkswagen CC, 2006-2010 Passat and Passat Wagon vehicles. Interruption of electrical power to the fuel pump control module may cause the fuel pump to fail.

Remedy:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump control module, free of charge. The recall began June 26, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 20AE.

2016-02-10 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2010-2014 Golf, 2007-2010 Passat sedans and wagon, 2012-2014 Passat sedan and Eos, 2009-2014 CC, 2009-2012 Audi Q5, 2010-2012 S5 Cabriolet and 2010-2012 Audi A5 Cabriolet vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

Remedy:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s frontal air bag inflators, free of charge. Volkswagen issued an interim notification to owners on April 12, 2016, and will send a second notification when parts are available. Volkswagen will notify owners again once parts are available. Volkswagen owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Audi owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834.

2008-11-03 STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

VW IS RECALLING 130 MY 2009 PASSAT, PASSAT WAGON, AND PASSAT CC VEHICLES. SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE AN ELECTROMECHANICAL STEERING GEAR CONTROL UNIT THAT CAN MALFUNCTION DUE TO A DAMAGED CAPACITOR. IF THIS MALFUNCTION OCCURS, THE DRIVER’S STEERING INPUT IS NOT PROPERLY PROCESSED BY THE SYSTEM AND THE VEHICLE MAY NOT RESPOND AS THE DRIVER INTENDS. THIS DEFECT CAN ONLY OCCUR IMMEDIATELY AFTER VEHICLE START-UP WHEN THE STEERING WHEEL IS MOVED FOR THE FIRST TIME AND AT SPEEDS LESS THAN 5 MPH.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING GEAR IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 5, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

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Date Component  
2013-09-15 engine

139 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

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Date Component  
2017-05-08 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10984390
2021-03-05 SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11399319
2016-09-28 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10910170
2017-07-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11003908
2017-05-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10983809
2017-05-05 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10983728
2016-08-25 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10898652
2016-08-09 SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10894674
2017-02-06 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10949927
2017-02-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10954890
2017-01-19 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10946369
2016-12-19 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10936198
2016-12-28 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10938333
2020-07-29 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11342104
2020-06-30 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11331767
2020-05-16 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11324812
2020-03-03 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11315935
2020-02-15 AIR BAGS | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11309378
2020-01-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11302680
2020-01-05 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11297252
2019-11-07 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11278688
2019-10-14 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11268239
2019-10-05 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11266545
2019-09-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11254202
2019-04-21 ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11202770
2019-07-05 STEERING
ODI Number: 11229509
2019-07-11 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11231091
2019-06-03 STEERING
ODI Number: 11217568
2019-01-09 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11165995
2018-10-06 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11138779
2018-09-13 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11129357
2018-08-17 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11120698
2018-08-22 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11121715
2018-06-13 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11101676
2018-05-14 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11093604
2018-05-07 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11092366
2018-05-07 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11092365
2018-05-07 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11092356
2018-04-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11089770
2018-04-25 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11090061
2018-04-20 ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11089101
2019-02-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 11181648
2019-02-13 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11179839
2018-04-02 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11082466
2018-04-02 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11082563
2018-03-26 AIR BAGS | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11081248
2018-03-20 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11080352
2018-02-21 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11074130
2018-03-05 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11076317
2018-02-13 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11072789
2018-02-06 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11067246
2018-02-14 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11072899
2018-11-17 STEERING
ODI Number: 11152234
2018-10-17 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11140998
2018-07-10 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11110589
2018-07-05 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11109587
2018-07-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11111946
2018-07-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11112096
2018-06-25 AIR BAGS | STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11103755
2018-06-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11103748
2018-06-19 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 11102541
2018-06-25 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11103868
2018-06-21 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11102933
2018-01-22 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11064229
2018-01-31 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11066051
2018-01-25 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11064942
2018-01-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11063583
2018-01-09 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11061382
2018-01-16 STEERING
ODI Number: 11063028
2017-12-27 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11057006
2017-12-26 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11056582
2017-12-07 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11052932
2017-12-18 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11055420
2017-12-12 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11054144
2017-11-21 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11047745
2017-11-13 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11045712
2017-11-03 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11043002
2017-10-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11035975
2017-10-20 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11035303
2017-10-26 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11039943
2017-10-19 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11034542
2017-10-18 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 11034354
2017-10-17 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11034105
2017-09-26 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11030073
2017-09-12 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 11022914
2017-09-12 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11022813
2016-06-15 POWER TRAIN | SEAT BELTS | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10874299
2016-04-19 ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10860325
2016-04-21 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10860720
2016-04-25 STEERING
ODI Number: 10861358
2016-02-21 STEERING
ODI Number: 10837359
2016-01-26 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10822372
2015-11-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10788363
2015-09-04 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10761531
2015-08-18 STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10749468
2015-08-06 AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10746682
2015-05-24 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10721249
2015-04-18 STEERING
ODI Number: 10706438
2015-03-20 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10695527
2015-02-25 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10690691
2015-02-14 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10683447
2015-01-08 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10671109
2015-01-12 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10671705
2014-12-17 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10664765
2014-12-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10663271
2014-09-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10639179
2014-07-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10616861
2014-07-07 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10608656
2014-05-20 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10593055
2014-05-13 STEERING
ODI Number: 10588046
2014-04-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10583709
2014-04-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 10576748
2014-03-10 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10568121
2013-11-14 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10552252
2013-10-10 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10547522
2013-09-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 10545421
2013-09-05 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10542040
2013-06-29 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10522442
2013-06-12 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10519561
2013-05-27 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10513635
2013-02-04 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10496332
2013-01-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10495222
2012-09-06 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10474137
2012-06-19 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10462245
2012-06-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10461001
2012-05-22 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10459290
2012-04-30 STEERING
ODI Number: 10456846
2011-09-29 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10427932
2011-09-27 STEERING
ODI Number: 10427541
2011-05-31 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10403913
2011-02-02 STEERING
ODI Number: 10379968
2010-11-24 AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10367752
2010-09-26 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10357690
2010-04-24 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10327258
2009-12-04 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10294542
2009-12-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10296333
2009-11-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10293315
2009-09-16 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10284348
2009-03-02 POWER TRAIN | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10260517
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

1 Investigations for 2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
2009-05-04 2009-07-09 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

587 Service Alerts for 2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

Date Description
2022-07-25 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Georgia Department of Revenue – Motor Vehicle Division and Department of Driver Services, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 158 Volkswagen owners in the State of Puerto Rico on Ju

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2022-07-21 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Virginia DMV, Audi will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 2,217 VW owners in the State of Virginia on July 21, 2022

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2022-07-25 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Georgia Department of Revenue – Motor Vehicle Division and Department of Driver Services, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 158 Volkswagen owners in the State of Puerto Rico on

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2022-06-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine oil consumption measurement.

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2022-06-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine Oil Quality Standards updated to include model year 2023 and the latest Engine Oil attachments. (excludes Routan & ID.4)

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2022-06-15 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Gasoline quality.

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2022-06-08 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Battery Testing and Charging using VAS6161 and or GRX3000VAS

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2022-06-08 119100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:TRACTION BATTERY

Battery Testing and Charging using VAS6161 and or GRX3000VAS

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2022-06-15 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine misfire diagnostic aid.

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2022-06-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

VW engine oil specifications. Update to model year applicability.

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2022-06-15 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VW engine oil specifications. Update to model year applicability.

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2022-06-14 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Recommended fuel additive to avoid engine misfires.

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2022-06-14 100000 POWER TRAIN

Auto Trans fluid requirements.

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2022-06-06 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

VW engine oil specifications. Update to attachments.

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2022-06-06 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VW engine oil specifications. Update to attachments.

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2022-06-22 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Software Version Management (SVM) instruction. Update to require 70amp minimum battery charger during procedure.

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2022-06-22 119111 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:TRACTION BATTERY:MANAGEMENT SYSTEM/ENERGY CONTROL MODULE (BMS/BECM):SOFTWARE

Software Version Management (SVM) instruction. Update to require 70amp minimum battery charger during procedure.

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2022-06-23 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Georgia Department of Revenue – Motor Vehicle Division and Department of Driver Services, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 4,588 Volkswagen owners in the State of Georgia on June

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2016-01-22 140000 AIR BAGS

Airbag Issues.

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2022-05-26 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine oil pressure priming.

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2022-05-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine oil pressure priming.

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2016-01-20 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VW Engine Oil Capacities.

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2016-01-20 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

VW Engine Oil Capacities.

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2022-05-16 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery Testing and Charging using recommended VW test equipment.

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2022-05-19 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Diagnostic aid for DTC P0088 & P1025.

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2022-05-18 138000 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM

Cleaning of Heating and Ventilation system, Updated to include additional model year applicability and cost of cleaning solution in warranty table.

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2022-05-12 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery Tester VAS 6161 introduction.

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2022-05-04 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 7,152 Volkswagen owners in the State of California on April 29, 2022.

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2013-11-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

Part ordering

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2022-04-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This Document informs dealers on VWP-22-03

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2022-04-26 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-04-07 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation. Update model year applicability to include 2022.

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2013-12-03 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Rattling noises from engine compartmen area or exhaust system.

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2022-03-14 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine oil consumption measurement. Update procedure and work sheet.

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2022-03-02 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Discharged Battery, Diagnosis for excessive current draw.

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2022-03-22 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-03-23 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Volkswagen is sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 1,387 Volkswagen owners in the State of Alabama on March 23, 2022.

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2021-09-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-02-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update model and model year applicability, introduce new coolant G12Evo.

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2022-02-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-02-07 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Instructional document regarding the installation of a hotfix for the ODIS service software. Hotfix is to be used during the following actions: Brake Electronics (ABS) A3 Passat NMS Software Configuration/Coding
VOS-22-07 10207834 2022020

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2022-01-24 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, Volkswagen is sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 1,571 Volkswagen owners in the state of South Carolina on January 24, 2022.

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2022-01-24 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Volkswagen is sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 4,041 Volkswagen owners in the state of Pennsylvania on January 24, 2022.

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2022-01-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-01-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2022-01-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-12-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery testing using VW special tools, updated to include additional model year applicability and include I.D.4.

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2021-12-13 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-12-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-12-15 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin contains general instructions for software updates.

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2021-12-03 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Explanation of error message received from scan tool when erasing diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) in Control Module -623- after repair.

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2021-11-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Update to model year applicability.

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2021-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

Body surfaces (engine compartment and underside of hood) are not directly visible (exposed) therefore do not match exterior paint finish.

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2021-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

Battery testing. Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2021-10-28 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-10-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Additional safety related Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2021-09-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-09-02 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update to model year applicability.

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2021-08-30 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Idaho DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 406 Volkswagen owners in the State of Idaho on August 30, 2021.

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2021-08-04 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

A/C Compressor replacement requirements, updated to include additional model year applicability.

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2021-07-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-07-28 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-06-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Engine Misfire Diagnostic Aid. Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2021-06-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided.

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2021-06-21 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

VW approved gasoline fuel additive, update to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2021-06-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

VW approved gasoline fuel additive, update to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2021-06-21 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the New York DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 4,206 Volkswagen owners in the State of New York on June 21, 2021.

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2021-06-22 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Fuel Additive to Help Prevent Sporadic Misfire Faults

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2021-06-22 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Fuel Additive to Help Prevent Sporadic Misfire Faults

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2021-06-29 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-06-21 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Software Version Management (SVM)

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2021-06-22 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

Engine oil consumption measurement.

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2021-06-03 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-06-22 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine Misfire Diagnostic Aid. Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2021-05-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-05-18 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Removing musty odor from A/C system. Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2021-05-17 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Texas DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 12,375 Volkswagen owners in the State of Texas on May 17, 2021.

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2021-04-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-04-05 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update engine oil quality standard lists (attachments)

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2021-04-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Parts ordering information

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2021-04-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

Elsa2Go campaign information is now 100% aligned with ElsaPro. This update to Elsa2Go ensures that both systems are displaying the same campaign information, including OPEN/CLOSED status, repair date as well as criterions at the same time w

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2021-03-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided.

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2021-03-02 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Exterior lighting moisture in lens updated to exclude LED lighting.

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2021-03-01 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

VW approved gasoline fuel additive, update to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2020-12-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

Updated key ordering protocol

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2020-12-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Updated key ordering protocol

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2021-02-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update to brochure purchase url

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2021-02-22 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to top tier brochure purchasing url.

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2021-02-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Updated to include update recommended engine oil attachments.

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2021-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Software Version Management (SVM) instruction updated to include model year 2021

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2020-11-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Oil consumption test updated to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2020-11-05 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Oil consumption test updated to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2020-12-12 140000 AIR BAGS

Takata Recall Reminder / 69Q9 Vehicles with Criteria SP-Towing & Loaner Vehicle

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2020-12-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Updated key ordering protocol

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2020-12-18 350000 EQUIPMENT

This special notice is to inform dealers to return the part numbers listed (State of California only).

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2021-01-14 160000 STRUCTURE

Body surfaces (engine compartment and underside of hood) are not directly visible (exposed) therefore do not match exterior paint finish.

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2021-01-29 280100 BACK OVER PREVENTION:SOFTWARE

Data link diagnostics and tips

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2021-01-26 042100 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:COMPRESSOR

A/C requirements, update to title.

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2021-01-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Updated to include an additional model year applicability.

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2021-01-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery testing. Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2020-08-10 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Michigan Department of State, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 3,000 Volkswagen owners in the State of Michigan on August 10, 2020.

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2020-08-10 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Recall Reminder Part Labels

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2020-05-12 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Tool number added to table. Removal of Behr Flush Kit. VAS 6337/1A

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2020-05-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Cam screen damage.

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2020-05-01 350000 EQUIPMENT

Cam screen damage.

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2020-06-15 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Update brochure part number and recording URL. Update model and model year applicability.

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2020-04-06 350000 EQUIPMENT

Tire Chain Information (for California dealers only) All Model Years. Information only for all other dealers.

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2020-06-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update to include 2020-2021 model and model year applicability.

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2020-06-02 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Update to include 2020-2021 model and model year applicability.

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2020-06-11 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Metadata update (add MY 2014 Eos (missing).

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2020-04-21 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Updated to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2020-10-02 010000 STEERING

Mandatory fastener.

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2020-10-02 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Mandatory fastener.

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2020-10-02 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Mandatory fastener.

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2020-04-02 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to Volkswagen engine oil specification attachments.

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2020-09-04 046000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK

Antilock brake function test direction.

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2020-09-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

Antilock brake function test direction.

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2020-09-18 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Symptom based diagnostic assistance for high pressure fuel pump being out of time.

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2020-09-18 061560 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION:PRESSURE/TEMPERATURE SENSOR

Symptom based diagnostic assistance for high pressure fuel pump being out of time.

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2020-04-29 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Effective immediately, TK Services Inc. will resume scheduling part pick-up from dealerships and service centers.

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2020-06-15 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update Top Tier brochure part number.

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2020-08-24 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Statement referring to TB 2043893 removed. To include additional models and model year applicability. A.C. Compressor Replacement, GFF Required Regardless of Concern and Flush Requirement

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2020-06-29 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the City of Miramar, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 218 Volkswagen owners in the State of Florida on June 26, 2020.

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2020-08-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Oil pressure priming after engine replacement or internal repair.

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2020-07-07 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Tennessee DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 4,400 Volkswagen owners in the State of Tennessee July 7, 2020.

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2020-09-28 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Symptom based diagnostic assistance for high pressure fuel pump being out of time.

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2020-07-31 250000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

Electronic Stabilization Program (ESP) function test may not end on its own causing DTC.

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2020-07-28 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the County of Fort Bend, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 640 Volkswagen owners in the State of Texas on July 28, 2020.

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2020-09-25 350000 EQUIPMENT

Antilock brake function test direction.

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2020-09-25 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Antilock brake function test direction.

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2020-01-21 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 2,800 Volkswagen owners in the state of South Carolina on January 20, 2020.

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2020-01-15 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the California Bureau of Automotive Repair, Volkswagen sent Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 21,100 Volkswagen owners in the state of California on January 14, 2020.

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2020-01-08 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type.

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2020-01-08 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type.

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2019-10-22 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

The part number listed in the document is to be returned.

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2019-11-04 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Houston Dept. of Neighborhoods, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 4,600 Volkswagen owners in the state of Texas on November 4, 2019.

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2019-11-15 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Diganostic direction to locate exhaust leak

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2019-11-25 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards.

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2019-11-04 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Update to mode; and model year applicability.

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2020-03-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Volkswagen After Sales Weekly Communication – March 10, 2020

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2020-03-23 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Nebraska DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 600 Volkswagen owners in the State of Nebraska on March 23, 2020.

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2020-03-16 140000 AIR BAGS

Operational Update – Takata Return Parts Pickup

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2019-11-07 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Include new special tool adapter and 2018 model year Jetta only

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2019-10-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards.

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2019-10-29 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards.

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2019-10-22 140000 AIR BAGS

XPO Phone Outage – Takata Airbag/Inflator Returns

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2020-02-10 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Ohio DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 9,000 Volkswagen owners in the State of Ohio on February 10, 2020.

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2020-01-21 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to Volkswagen engine oil specification attachments.

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2020-01-24 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Georgia DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 7,900 Volkswagen owners in the State of Georgia on January 24, 2020.

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2019-11-11 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Added: Torque Spec table

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2020-02-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ERP fault information.

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2019-12-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Update model applicability to MY 2020.

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2019-12-05 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update model applicability to MY 2020.

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2019-10-31 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.

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2020-03-06 140000 AIR BAGS

Takata Incentive Program – Safety Recalls 69Q8 and 69Q9

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2019-12-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Document informs dealers on the the Frequently Asked Questions for the new Water Pump Limited Warranty Extension

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2019-12-02 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Document informs dealers on the the Frequently Asked Questions for the new Water Pump Limited Warranty Extension

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2019-12-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Document informs dealers on the the new Water Pump Limited Warranty Extension

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2019-12-02 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Document informs dealers on the the new Water Pump Limited Warranty Extension

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2020-01-09 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type.

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2020-01-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type.

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2019-10-14 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Florida Dept. of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 20,200 Volkswagen owners in the state of Florida on October 14, 2019.

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2019-08-19 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards. Also includes 2004 and 2005 Jetta Wagon and 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB

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2019-09-16 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Minnesota DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 3,400 Volkswagen owners in the State of Minnesota on September 16, 2019.

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2019-09-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

Include additional photo’s of water ingress. Also includes 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB

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2017-06-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.

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2019-06-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Remote Key Battery Replacement

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2019-06-13 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Remote Key Battery Replacement

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2019-09-24 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards.

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2019-02-18 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. TB updated to include model year 2019 applicability.

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2019-05-06 350000 EQUIPMENT

Campaign Reminder Communication. Also includes: 1998-2004 Beetle, 2003-2004 Beetle Convertible, 2019 Beetle Convertible, 1994-2004 Eurovan, 1994-2004 Golf, 1994-2004 Jetta, 2001-2004 Jetta Wagon, 2018-2019 Tiguan LWB, 1994-2004 Passat, 1994

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2019-08-19 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the North Carolina DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 7,400 Volkswagen owners in the State of North Carolina on August 19, 2019.

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2019-08-12 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Virginia DMV, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 6,235 Volkswagen owners in the State of Virginia on August 12, 2019.

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2019-08-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

TT 001202……..Also includes 2005 Jetta wagon and 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB

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2019-06-12 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Update vehicle metadata.

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2019-06-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Update vehicle metadata.

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2019-06-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2019-06-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2019-08-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

REMOVED all 12 hour wait period before starting references. ADDED EFB to “Select correct battery type” in bottom box. Also Jetta Wagon 2005 and 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB.

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2019-08-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

Quick Reference Update Guide.

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2019-06-12 350000 EQUIPMENT

Engine oils which meet Volkswagen oil quality standards.

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2019-06-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Engine oils which meet Volkswagen oil quality standards.

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2019-06-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine oils which meet Volkswagen oil quality standards.

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2018-11-03 100000 POWER TRAIN

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-02-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.

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2019-06-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2019-06-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2019-06-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2018-11-03 100000 POWER TRAIN

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-02-27 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document

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2017-06-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

VAS 6154 Replacement Part Setup Guide

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2017-06-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

Information only. Replacement intake manifolds for CCTA engines have an improved intake manifold flap valve -N316.The new -N316- valve has 3 hose ports rather than 2 (See Figure 1), requiring a fresh air line be installed during intake m

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2017-06-29 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Information only. Replacement intake manifolds for CCTA engines have an improved intake manifold flap valve -N316.The new -N316- valve has 3 hose ports rather than 2 (See Figure 1), requiring a fresh air line be installed during intake m

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2019-02-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Instrument cluster production mode solution, updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2018-11-13 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Update vehicle metadata.

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2019-02-15 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Instrument cluster production mode solution, updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2018-11-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2018-11-29 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2018-11-29 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability.

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2018-11-13 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine oils which meet Volkswagen oil quality standards.

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2019-03-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

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2019-03-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

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2018-11-26 140000 AIR BAGS

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2019-03-29 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Adaptive front lighting descriptive

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2019-03-31 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Valve spring diagnosis.

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2019-03-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

Valve spring diagnosis.

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2019-03-31 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Valve spring diagnosis.

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2018-11-21 140000 AIR BAGS

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2019-06-11 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-06-11 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-06-11 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-06-11 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Addressing Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor Concerns, update authing system metadata.

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2019-03-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.

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2017-06-29 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Installation Instruction for fresh air line during CCTA Intake Manifold Replacement

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2017-06-29 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Installation Instruction for fresh air line during CCTA Intake Manifold Replacement

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2017-06-29 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Supersedes Technical Bulletin 24-17 03 (V241703) dated March 6, 2017 for information regarding a new style solenoid valve for Intake Manifold Flap

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2017-06-16 140000 AIR BAGS

Dealer Communication – ODIS Service Takata Airbag Recall Hotfix “Resolved”.

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2017-06-15 140000 AIR BAGS

Dealer Communication – ODIS Service TDI Flash & Takata Airbag Recall

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2017-06-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

Dealer Communication – ODIS Service TDI Flash & Takata Airbag Recall

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2019-07-15 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

This Document informs dealers on the Revised VWP-15-06 to exclude the fuel sample requirements.

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2019-07-16 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine oil quality standards. Also includes all models for 1997-2003. Also Rabbit from 2006-2009.

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2012-11-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Warranty Information (Regularly Scheduled Maintenance Interval Time or Mileage Guidelines): The Volkswagen Customer Experience Team has monitored the claims processed through the Carefree Maintenance (CFM) program from its inception. Thei

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2019-04-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

Adhesive circular. Note: also includes 2004 Golf, Jetta, Passat, Touareg, GTI,

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2019-07-29 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2019-06-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2019-06-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction.

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2017-06-16 140000 AIR BAGS

Dealer Communication – ODIS Service Takata Airbag Recall Hotfix “Resolved”.

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2017-06-29 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Ensure correct intake manifold is installed on engine, refer to ETKA.

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2019-07-29 140000 AIR BAGS

Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices daily over a span of five business days to approximately 1,712 High Risk Volkswagen owners.

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2019-07-15 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the Commonwealth of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 2,592 Volkswagen owners in the state of Kentucky on July 15, 2019.

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2019-03-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

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2017-09-25 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update brochure part number, literature ordering websie address and include an additional model year applicability

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2013-10-03 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

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

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2012-11-16 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tips (N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with a diagram which vacuum ports on the N75 valve should hold vacuum and which ones should not for diagnosis on the Vehicles with 2.0T Gasoline Engine (Engine Codes BPY, CC

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2012-10-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Hood, Under Hood Not Painted Body Color): The paint color and/or finish of the engine compartment and underside of hood may not match the exterior paint color of the vehicle. Depending on vehicle model and production

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-24 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Technical Bulletin (Hood, Under Hood Not Painted Body Color): The paint color and/or finish of the engine compartment and underside of hood may not match the exterior paint color of the vehicle. Depending on vehicle model and production

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2017-09-14 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

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2017-09-15 100000 POWER TRAIN

Update to model year applicability and existing tip for Dual clutch basic settings procedure.

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2013-10-25 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Tech Tips (CBEA, CJAA, CKRA engine codes DPF replacement and/or DTCS P2413, P2463): This document informs of the use of aftermarket air filters such as cotton bed steel mesh or cone style, can cause the MAF sensor to not read accurately,

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2013-10-25 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Tech Tips (CBEA, CJAA, CKRA engine codes DPF replacement and/or DTCS P2413, P2463): This document informs of the use of aftermarket air filters such as cotton bed steel mesh or cone style, can cause the MAF sensor to not read accurately,

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2013-10-25 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Tech Tips (2.0L CCTA/CBFA Coolant Leak or Repeat Coolant Leak from the Water Pump Area): This document informs of the observations that need to be taken to service a water pump replacement

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2012-10-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Engine Control Module Updates: This document informs of complaints, and the software updates/Tech Bulletins associated with servicing engine control module issues:

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2012-10-17 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine Control Module Updates: This document informs of complaints, and the software updates/Tech Bulletins associated with servicing engine control module issues:

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2012-10-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2012-10-25 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-15 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

Technical Bulletin (Front Suspension, Knocking Noise): A Knocking noise from vehicle front. Typically occurs only one time after each direction change (forward or backward, left or right). The sub frame shifts slightly relative to the bo

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2013-11-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2017-09-22 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update procedure to reset oxygen sensor adaptations, as a result of erratic test plan function.

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2017-09-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Updated to address additional model years. Tip to reinforce dealer scan tool update importance in regards to 23Q3/24CV/23U3 campaign

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2017-09-22 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Updated to address additional model years. Tip to reinforce dealer scan tool update importance in regards to 23Q3/24CV/23U3 campaign

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2017-09-29 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Tip demonstrating label information for clarity

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2017-09-29 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Tip demonstrating label information for clarity

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2017-09-15 100000 POWER TRAIN

Update model year applicability and existing tip for transmission basic settings direction.

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2013-08-30 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

Volkswagen Note (Warranty Extension for Intake Manifold & Fuel Injectors Certain 2008-2011 Model Year Volkswagen Vehicles with 2.0 TFSI Engine): As part of Volkswagen?s ongoing commitment to our environment, and in cooperation with the Uni

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2017-09-15 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Update to model year applicability and existing tip for Dual clutch basic settings procedure.

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2017-09-15 100000 POWER TRAIN

Update model year applicability and existing tip for transmission basic settings direction.

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2017-09-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update model year applicability and existing tip for transmission basic settings direction.

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2017-09-14 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

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2017-09-22 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update procedure to reset oxygen sensor adaptations, as a result of erratic test plan function.

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2012-10-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2012-10-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2017-09-21 140000 AIR BAGS

This communication informs the dealers of details on the Takata parts allocation/ordering.

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2017-09-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

This communication informs the dealers of details on the Takata parts allocation/ordering.

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2013-11-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2012-10-24 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Hood, Under Hood Not Painted Body Color): The paint color and/or finish of the engine compartment and underside of hood may not match the exterior paint color of the vehicle. Depending on vehicle model and production

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2012-10-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Hood, Under Hood Not Painted Body Color): The paint color and/or finish of the engine compartment and underside of hood may not match the exterior paint color of the vehicle. Depending on vehicle model and production

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2018-12-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

Balance shaft direction for debris issues.

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2018-12-07 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Balance shaft direction for debris issues.

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2012-10-25 160000 STRUCTURE

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-15 020000 SUSPENSION

Technical Bulletin (Front Suspension, Knocking Noise): A Knocking noise from vehicle front. Typically occurs only one time after each direction change (forward or backward, left or right). The sub frame shifts slightly relative to the bo

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2012-10-15 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Front Suspension, Knocking Noise): A Knocking noise from vehicle front. Typically occurs only one time after each direction change (forward or backward, left or right). The sub frame shifts slightly relative to the bo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Front Suspension, Knocking Noise): A Knocking noise from vehicle front. Typically occurs only one time after each direction change (forward or backward, left or right). The sub frame shifts slightly relative to the bo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-03 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-29 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

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

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2013-12-03 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Technical Bulletin (Rattling Noises from Engine Compartment Area or Exhaust System): Customers may complain of a rattling noise from engine or exhaust area while accelerating from 1800-3000 RPM. In order to complete proper diagnosis and

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2017-09-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

Updated to address additional model years. Tip to reinforce dealer scan tool update importance in regards to 23Q3/24CV/23U3 campaign

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2017-09-29 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Tip demonstrating label information for clarity

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2012-10-29 100000 POWER TRAIN

Technical Bulletin (Slave Cylinder – Clutch Pedal Operation Diagnosis): A Customer may comment: ? Complaints on clutch system. ? After pressing the clutch pedal, it remains on the floor. Due to mis-diagnosis of clutch systems, and to

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2012-10-29 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Slave Cylinder – Clutch Pedal Operation Diagnosis): A Customer may comment: ? Complaints on clutch system. ? After pressing the clutch pedal, it remains on the floor. Due to mis-diagnosis of clutch systems, and to

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-05 010000 STEERING

Tech Tips (“Steering Column Defective? Message on MFI): Be aware that the MFI message ?Steering Column Defective? does not necessary indicate the electronic steering column lock (ESCL) requires replacement. This document informs of what

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2012-10-05 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Tech Tips (“Steering Column Defective? Message on MFI): Be aware that the MFI message ?Steering Column Defective? does not necessary indicate the electronic steering column lock (ESCL) requires replacement. This document informs of what

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-07 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Warranty Information (Volkswagen DoubleCheck Labor Operations): Volkswagen DoubleCheck Labor Operations for All VW Models Except Routan ElsaWeb/Pro was updated on August 12, 2013 with the following Volkswagen DoubleCheck labor operations

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2013-08-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

Volkswagen Note (Warranty Extension for Intake Manifold & Fuel Injectors Certain 2008-2011 Model Year Volkswagen Vehicles with 2.0 TFSI Engine): As part of Volkswagen?s ongoing commitment to our environment, and in cooperation with the Un

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-08-30 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Volkswagen Note (Warranty Extension for Intake Manifold & Fuel Injectors Certain 2008-2011 Model Year Volkswagen Vehicles with 2.0 TFSI Engine): As part of Volkswagen?s ongoing commitment to our environment, and in cooperation with the Un

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-10-01 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Body/Infotainment Module Software Updates: This document informs of various complaints that were addressed in software updates, and technical bulletins.

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2017-09-21 140000 AIR BAGS

This communication informs the dealers of details on the Takata parts allocation/ordering.

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2012-11-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Warranty Information (Regularly Scheduled Maintenance Interval Time or Mileage Guidelines): The Volkswagen Customer Experience Team has monitored the claims processed through the Carefree Maintenance (CFM) program from its inception. Thei

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-10 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Technical Bulletin (Electric Coolant Fans Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF): This document informs it is considered normal operation for the electric coolant fans to continue to run for up to 15 minutes after the ignition i

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2019-02-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Instrument cluster production mode solution, updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-15 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Instrument cluster production mode solution, updated to include additional model and model year applicability.

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2017-09-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Iinclude additional model year applicability and tool information.

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2017-09-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Iinclude additional model year applicability and tool information.

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2013-12-03 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Rattling Noises from Engine Compartment Area or Exhaust System): Customers may complain of a rattling noise from engine or exhaust area while accelerating from 1800-3000 RPM. In order to complete proper diagnosis and

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

Warranty Information (Volkswagen DoubleCheck Labor Operations): Volkswagen DoubleCheck Labor Operations for All VW Models Except Routan ElsaWeb/Pro was updated on August 12, 2013 with the following Volkswagen DoubleCheck labor operations

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-11-02 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

Technical Bulletin (Wiper Blade Inspection for Proper Warranty Coding): Wiper blade inspection guidelines for wear and tear, outside influence and factory defect.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2012-11-02 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Technical Bulletin (Rear Doors, Outer Seal, Water Retention at Sill Plate): Rear door seals are retaining water until door is open. Water is collecting between lower door seal and lower body seal of the rear doors. The production solution

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-25 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Tech Tips (2.0L CCTA/CBFA Coolant Leak or Repeat Coolant Leak from the Water Pump Area): This document informs of the observations that need to be taken to service a water pump replacement

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-29 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-25 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Tech Tips (CBEA, CJAA, CKRA engine codes DPF replacement and/or DTCS P2413, P2463): This document informs of the use of aftermarket air filters such as cotton bed steel mesh or cone style, can cause the MAF sensor to not read accurately,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2013-10-25 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tips (CBEA, CJAA, CKRA engine codes DPF replacement and/or DTCS P2413, P2463): This document informs of the use of aftermarket air filters such as cotton bed steel mesh or cone style, can cause the MAF sensor to not read accurately,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2017-09-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update brochure part number, literature ordering websie address and include an additional model year applicability

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2017-09-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

Iinclude additional model year applicability and tool information.

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2013-10-10 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Technical Bulletin (Electric Coolant Fans Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF): This document informs it is considered normal operation for the electric coolant fans to continue to run for up to 15 minutes after the ignition i

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2018-09-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Scan tool tip to address no identification of AW77

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2018-09-28 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Scan tool tip to address no identification of AW77

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2018-10-29 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Document informs dealers on the Revised VWP-18-07. New info on 10% maintenance intervals

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2018-09-28 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

Incorrect removal of Turbocharger oil feed line may cause engine damage

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2018-09-28 061320 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

Incorrect removal of Turbocharger oil feed line may cause engine damage

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2018-09-28 072200 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Incorrect removal of Turbocharger oil feed line may cause engine damage

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2018-10-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

Vacuum line inspection for specific DTCS.

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2018-09-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Comfort/BCM Replacement direction, updated to include additional model year applicability.

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2018-08-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.

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2019-01-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

The Vehicle Maintenance Declaration has been added back to WISE for the Timing Chain Warranty Extension.

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2019-01-17 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

The Vehicle Maintenance Declaration has been added back to WISE for the Timing Chain Warranty Extension.

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2019-01-11 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

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2019-01-01 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Document was revised to include information on when the replacement engine contains a Timing Chain or Timing Chain Tensioner. Also includes the CPPA engine code labor operation and time units.

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2019-01-30 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This Document informs is the dealer FAQ associated with VWP-18-07

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2013-05-09 100000 POWER TRAIN

On-car analysis list of Customer Complaints: Transmission Concerns (including clutch assembly, bevel box and Haldex)

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2012-11-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Bulletin (Wiper Blade Inspection for Proper Warranty Coding): Wiper blade inspection guidelines for wear and tear, outside influence and factory defect.

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2012-11-02 130000 VISIBILITY/WIPER (PWS)

Technical Bulletin (Wiper Blade Inspection for Proper Warranty Coding): Wiper blade inspection guidelines for wear and tear, outside influence and factory defect.

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2012-11-02 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Rear Doors, Outer Seal, Water Retention at Sill Plate): Rear door seals are retaining water until door is open. Water is collecting between lower door seal and lower body seal of the rear doors. The production solution

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2012-11-02 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Rear Doors, Outer Seal, Water Retention at Sill Plate): Rear door seals are retaining water until door is open. Water is collecting between lower door seal and lower body seal of the rear doors. The production solution

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2013-04-24 100000 POWER TRAIN

On-car analysis list of Customer Complaints: Transmission Concerns (including clutch assembly, bevel box and Haldex)

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2013-04-29 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

On-car analysis list of Customer Complaints: Transmission

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2013-04-29 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

On-car analysis list of Customer Complaints: Transmission

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2013-04-29 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

On-car analysis list of Customer Complaints: Transmission

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2012-11-16 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Tech Tips (N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with a diagram which vacuum ports on the N75 valve should hold vacuum and which ones should not for diagnosis on the Vehicles with 2.0T Gasoline Engine (Engine Codes BPY, CC

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2012-10-05 010000 STEERING

Tech Tips (“Steering Column Defective? Message on MFI): Be aware that the MFI message ?Steering Column Defective? does not necessary indicate the electronic steering column lock (ESCL) requires replacement. This document informs of what

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2012-10-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Engine Control Module Updates: This document informs of complaints, and the software updates / Tech Bulletins associated with servicing engine control module issues:

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2012-10-17 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Engine Control Module Updates: This document informs of complaints, and the software updates / Tech Bulletins associated with servicing engine control module issues:

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2012-10-17 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Engine Control Module Updates: This document informs of complaints, and the software updates / Tech Bulletins associated with servicing engine control module issues:

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2012-10-29 101100 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)

Technical Bulletin (Slave Cylinder – Clutch Pedal Operation Diagnosis): A Customer may comment: ? Complaints on clutch system. ? After pressing the clutch pedal, it remains on the floor. Due to mis-diagnosis of clutch systems, and to

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2012-10-29 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Technical Bulletin (Slave Cylinder – Clutch Pedal Operation Diagnosis): A Customer may comment: ? Complaints on clutch system. ? After pressing the clutch pedal, it remains on the floor. Due to mis-diagnosis of clutch systems, and to

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2012-10-01 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Body/Infotainment Module Software Updates: This document informs of various complaints that were addressed in software updates, and technical bulletins.

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2012-10-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Body/Infotainment Module Software Updates: This document informs of various complaints that were addressed in software updates, and technical bulletins.

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2012-10-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2012-10-08 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2012-10-08 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2012-10-08 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs of the method to understand how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2013-10-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2018-10-11 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

Timing Chain Class Action Update

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2018-10-11 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Timing Chain Class Action Update

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2017-08-18 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document. Only superseded part numbers to be ordered going forward.

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2013-04-02 100000 POWER TRAIN

On-car analysis list of customer complaints: Transmission Concerns (including clutch assembly, bevel box and Haldex)

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2017-08-25 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document. Only superseded part numbers to be ordered going forward.

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2018-06-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.

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2017-03-13 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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2017-07-20 140000 AIR BAGS

This communication informs the dealers of details on the Takata parts allocation/ordering.

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2017-07-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This communication gives more information on the REPAIR & OWNER MOBILITY UPDATE

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2017-07-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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2016-06-13 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

58 16 03 June 13, 2016 2039212 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 581503 dated July 21, 2015 to update Claim Processing statement. Corrosion on Rear Door in Trim Strip Area

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2016-10-31 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update model year applicability to include 2017.

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2017-11-17 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Updated to include additional models and model year applicability.

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2017-11-10 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan

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2017-07-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Update Tiguan oil pan labor operation number in warranty table.

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2017-05-05 140000 AIR BAGS

Campaign Parts Bulletin – 69M8 and 69M9 – Today, May 5th is the final standard weekly allocation of Takata airbag inflators. After this date, Takata allocations will be based on the previous week?s paid claim volume. It is CRITICAL that c

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2017-05-16 140000 AIR BAGS

Campaign Parts Bulletin – 69M8 and 69M9 – Takata Part ordering process – On May 5th, a Campaign Parts Bulletin about the updated Takata part ordering process was sent to all dealers. We?ve closely monitored the impact of that communication

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2016-02-12 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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2014-08-29 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

Tech Tips 92006-2014 Vehicles with 2.0T Gasoline Engine – N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): When diagnosis on the above engine leads to the testing of the N75, please refer this document with graphical aid. The diagram shows which vacuum port

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2014-08-22 010000 STEERING

Tech Tips (Electro – Steering issues): If, after replacement of the steering rack, fault code 01309 008 is set in the ABS/ESP module only, follow the test plan in GFF for Driver Steering Recommendation (DSR) or channel 3 activation. If the

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2014-08-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tips (Comfort Module (J393) or BCM (J519) Replacement): This document informs If a comfort or body control module is replaced during normal diagnosis, make sure the factory mode has been switched OFF. This can be accomplished by selec

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2016-05-20 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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.

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2015-04-03 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: This document announced a warranty Volkswagen extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles.

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2015-04-03 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: This document announced a warranty Volkswagen extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles.

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2017-02-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

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2017-07-18 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Metadata adjustment. TB appeared with tech tips in Elsa.

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2017-03-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Takata – Parts allocation update – dealer communication

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2014-08-01 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Assembly Instructions: Installation of original remote start feature accessory, Volkswagen Passat.

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2015-06-29 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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.

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2017-07-13 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update TB to include model year 2017 and include additional engine applicability.

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2014-04-18 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

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

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2014-03-06 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

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

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2016-09-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Updated to include additional model year and required documentation instruction.

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2016-10-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Updated to include additional model year applicability.

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2016-10-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Update to include additional model year applicability.

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2014-05-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tips (Engine Control Module Fault P130A ?Hide Cylinder?): This document informs that DTC P130A ?Hide Cylinder? indicates that excessive misfiring has occurred. As a result, the ECM has turned off a fuel injector to prevent catalyst da

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2016-06-08 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

To update claim processing statement.

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2016-10-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Update model year applicability.

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2015-06-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2015-06-22 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2014-04-10 350000 EQUIPMENT

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.

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2014-04-04 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Tech Tips (MDI Functions with iPhone 5 Variants (5, 5c, 5s and iPad fourth generation, iPod Nano seventh generation)): The Apple iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, and iPhone 5s, as well as the iPad 4th generation and iPod Nano 7th generation use a prop

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2010-05-28 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Tech Tips (with 1K0 Part Number J500 ? Replacement Steering Harness): If the steering rack is replaced on the above models for any reason, it is necessary to replace the steering harness as well. The new harness may be equipped with an ex

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2014-04-29 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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2016-09-23 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.

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2013-07-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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2013-07-18 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin Activated Charcoal Filter System, Solenoid Valve 1 -N80- (Canister Purge Valve) Diagnosis): Completing the GFF function test and performing a vacuum check on the Canister Purge Valve -N80- are essential to diagnose prop

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2017-08-18 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Update to expand fuel testing for lean DTCS.

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2017-08-18 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.

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2016-10-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used

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2013-07-16 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Damage on External Chrome or Aluminum Surfaces) The surfaces of chrome parts can get damaged in the production process or by external influences. This document discusses options for repairs covered under warranty, and

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2016-10-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update model and model year applicability.

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2014-03-21 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Technical Bulletin (Proper Removal of Engine Cover to Avoid Breakage): Pulling on the engine cover in some areas can cause damage. This document informs on the procedure to remove the engine cover.

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2016-10-18 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

The strainer screen in the camshaft bearing bracket can tear and cause camshaft adjuster issues.

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2016-10-24 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Update to model year applicability.

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2016-06-15 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

explaination of cross car distorion when looking through the windshield and how the “effect” in normal.

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2017-08-11 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Takata Enrollment Form

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2017-05-01 141000 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Campaign Tip – 69M8 and 69M9 – Takata part label Information

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2017-05-01 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Campaign Tip – 69M8 and 69M9 – Takata part label Information

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2013-06-07 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

Technical Bulletin (Wiper Blade Inspection for Proper Warranty Coding): Wiper blade inspection guidelines for wear and tear, outside influence or a factory issue. This document informs what is under coverage for wiper blade issues.

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2013-02-22 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Technical Bulletin (Factory Installed Media-In (MDI), Updated Programming for Various iPod Concerns): The update programming procedure in this document addresses the following concerns: ? Music skips at beginning of track. This document

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2017-05-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update to existing article that addressed additional diagnostics for lean running concerns.

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2016-06-09 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

Corrosion may be found on the folded edge of the hood. Supersedes TB V551603

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2016-06-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

To update claim processing statement.

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2013-07-17 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2013-02-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Bluetooth System Identification): This document informs how to identify the various Bluetooth systems by: ? Visual Identification ? PR Code ? Part Number

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2016-09-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Updated to include additional model year and required documentation instruction.

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2017-08-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Updated to include an additional diagnostic trouble code (P04F0)

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2013-06-28 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

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

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2013-06-14 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Technical Bulletin (High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis): Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements. This document informs how to perform the di

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2019-08-05 140000 AIR BAGS

In conjunction with the City of Compton, Volkswagen will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 68 Volkswagen owners in the State of California on August 5, 2019.

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2017-02-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This technical bulletin was updated per powertain team and warranty team. Info from this bulletin is combined with TB 2031075 (V241208) and 2038161 (V241506) due to warranty extension claiming/processing confusion. (Basically 3 technical

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2013-06-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2013-06-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2015-04-03 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: Volkswagen announced a warranty extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles

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2015-04-03 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: Volkswagen announced a warranty extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles

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2014-03-18 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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).

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2014-03-26 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

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

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2013-02-22 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2013-02-01 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Tech Tips (Instrument Cluster Production Mode): During PDI, or after installation of a replacement cluster, ?Pro? may be displayed in place of the odometer. The high beam indicator may be flashing in the instrument cluster as well. This in

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2016-03-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tips Damage to Data Link Connector (DLC) from Aftermarket Devices (Cannot Communicate with Vehicle OBD System)

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2014-07-28 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

Technical Bulletin (Slave Cylinder – Clutch Pedal Operation Diagnosis): Customer may comment: ? Complaints on clutch system. ? After pressing the clutch pedal, it remains on the floor. Due to mis-diagnosis of clutch systems, and to prev

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2014-11-27 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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.

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2014-11-07 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Tech Tips (Oxygen Sensor Reset Procedures): This document informs of the procedure to rest oxygen sensors -For 2009-2014 vehicles with engine codes CJAA or CBEA: -For 2012-2015 vehicles with engine codes CKRA, CVCA or CRUA:

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2015-02-20 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

Tech Tips: Generator Charging Concern Diagnosis Tip – One Way Clutch Pulley Testing

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2015-05-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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2015-05-08 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

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

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2015-05-08 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

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

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2015-02-16 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

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

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2015-02-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tips: Vehicles with Immobilizer with Download/Discharge? New Key Will Not Program

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2015-02-06 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Tech Tips: Vehicles with Immobilizer with Download/Discharge? New Key Will Not Program

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2015-03-02 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Technical Bulletin (High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis): Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements.

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2015-05-26 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

Technical Bulletin (Sunroof or Power Sunshade, Does Not Open/Close or Automatic Operation Does Not Function). This document contains Warranty information for coverage, and informs of methods to to service the issue

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2015-03-11 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Technical Bulletin: Diagnosing with Damage on External Chrome or Aluminum Surfaces

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2015-03-12 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

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

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2015-03-02 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

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

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2014-11-28 200000 WHEELS

Tech Tips (Active Wheel Speed Sensor Diagnosis): This document informs of a procedure to diagnose active wheel speed sensor complaints

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2014-11-14 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Tech Tips (Electro ? Steering – DTC 01309 008 ?No Communication with -J500-? is Stored in the ABS/ESP Module Only): This document informs If, after replacement of the steering rack, fault code 01309 008 is set in the ABS/ESP module only, f

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2017-02-23 140000 AIR BAGS

This document reminds dealers that Takata SDI Frontal Airbag Inflators replaced with the 69M9 Safety Recall will not be requested for return through the Warranty Parts Portal but will be requested for return through the Takata XPO Return Pr

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2015-04-10 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Technical Bulletin (High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis): Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements

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2015-04-10 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis): Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements

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2015-04-10 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Technical Bulletin (High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis): Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2015-04-15 114400 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

Technical Bulletin: This document has the fault codes to trouble shoot Intake Manifold Faults. It also contains the claim codes for warranty coverage

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2015-04-20 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

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,

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2015-07-10 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Tech Tips (Instrument Cluster Production Mode): This document informs the procedure to remove the production mode setting when it is displayed in the instrument cluster.

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2015-07-28 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Technical Bulletin: High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis. Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements. This document contains the procedure to update

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2015-07-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin: High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis. Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements. This document contains the procedure to update

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2015-07-28 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Technical Bulletin: High Pressure Fuel Pump Diagnosis. Completing the GFF high pressure pump function test is essential to diagnose proper pump operation and to avoid unnecessary replacements. This document contains the procedure to update

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2015-07-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Technical Bulletin (Intake manifold runner position sensor issues): This document informs what repairs are needed to fix the issue. This document contains the fault codes necessary to check the warranty coverage for servicing this issue.

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2015-07-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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2015-07-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2015-07-22 130000 VISIBILITY

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

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2015-07-20 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Front Door in Trim Strip Area): Because of incomplete bonding of the trim strip water can get between trim strip and door. This document contains information on how to diagnose, and service this issue

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2015-07-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Front Door in Trim Strip Area): Because of incomplete bonding of the trim strip water can get between trim strip and door. This document contains information on how to diagnose, and service this issue

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2015-07-21 160000 STRUCTURE

Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on Rear Door in Trim Strip Area): Because of incomplete bonding of the trim strip water can get between trim strip and door. Because of water ingress, corrosion is possible in the area of the guide holes. This

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2015-07-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on Rear Door in Trim Strip Area): Because of incomplete bonding of the trim strip water can get between trim strip and door. Because of water ingress, corrosion is possible in the area of the guide holes. This

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2015-07-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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2015-07-07 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

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

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2016-12-05 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

To update required parts table.

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2016-12-05 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

To update required parts table.

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2014-10-10 091200 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

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

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2014-10-10 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

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

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2014-10-10 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tips (Common Rail TDI ? Fuel Filter Replacement and Prime/Bleed Procedure): This document informs when replacing fuel system components on the Common Rail TDI engine (including the fuel filter), the fuel system must be primed. The p

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2016-02-05 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

Fuel Additive to Help Prevent Sporadic Misfire Faults A Volkswagen approved fuel additive is available to help remove and prevent deposits on fuel injectors and intake valves.

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2016-02-05 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.

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2016-01-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

Job Aid ? VW Engine Oil Capacities (Gasoline, Diesel, Hybrid Engines)

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2016-01-20 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Job Aid ? VW Engine Oil Capacities (Gasoline, Diesel, Hybrid Engines)

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2016-01-20 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Job Aid ? VW Engine Oil Capacities (Gasoline, Diesel, Hybrid Engines)

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2015-01-21 284000 BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

Tech Tips (Rear View Camera Inoperative issues): The rear view camera operates in conjunction with the rear parking aid system. If there are no faults in the radio or rear view camera, be sure to check the parking aid system for faults. Buz

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2015-03-27 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

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

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2015-03-27 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

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

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2015-01-20 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers

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2015-06-19 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Tech Tips (Coolant Leak or Repeat Coolant Leak from the Water Pump Area): The document informs to inspect for issues, and why issues may happen. It also notes how to fix the issue, and other issues that could happen while repairing the iss

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2015-06-19 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Tech Tips (Radiator Identification Sensor): On TSI (2.0l CCTA, CBFA) equipped vehicles with fault code P2568 Direct Ozone Reduction Catalyst Temperature Sensor, this fault refers to – G611- as Radiator Identification Sensor. If the radiato

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2015-06-25 080000 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Warranty Information (Policies and Procedures Bulletin): Volkswagen has extended the warranty for the high-pressure fuel pump (HPFP) under specific conditions to 10 years or 120,000 miles, whichever occurs first, from the vehicle’s origina

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2015-01-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (P2014 or P2015 Intake Manifold Faults Stored in ECM Fault Memory ): Document discusses diagnosis Codes necessary to diagnosis, and potential remedy of issue. The diagnosis codes for checking warranty coverage for servic

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2014-10-22 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Technical Bulletin (Electric Coolant Fans Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF): This documentation informs it is considered normal operation for the electric coolant fans to continue to run for up to 15 minutes after the ignit

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2014-10-22 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Electric Coolant Fans Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF): This documentation informs it is considered normal operation for the electric coolant fans to continue to run for up to 15 minutes after the ignit

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2017-03-09 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Update parts table.

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2017-03-30 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Idler roller for ribbed bely now available as a parts kit.

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2017-03-06 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Update Parts Table.

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2017-03-06 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Remove engine coolant from parts table.

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2016-02-05 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Tech Bullentin concerning Electric Coolant Fans that Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF

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2016-02-05 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Bullentin concerning Electric Coolant Fans that Continue to Run after Ignition is Switched OFF

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2013-01-15 061320 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

Technical Bulletin (Fuel Additive to Help Prevent Sporadic Misfire Faults): Fuel quality impacts the operating performance, efficiency and service life of the engine. The use of poor quality fuels may result in deposit build up on the fuel

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2014-01-24 138200 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

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

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2014-01-24 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Tech Tips (Lean Fuel Trim Readings): This document informs on the procedure to diagnose for issues with excess fuel trim, and what needs to be serviced

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2014-01-24 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Tech Tips (Lean Fuel Trim Readings): This document informs on the procedure to diagnose for issues with excess fuel trim, and what needs to be serviced

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2015-06-19 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

Tech Tips: The document discusses the conditions of when turbo can to be fixed or replaced

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2015-06-19 100000 POWER TRAIN

Tech Tips: The document discusses the conditions of when turbo can to be fixed or replaced

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2014-08-29 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

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

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2014-09-04 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Technical Bulletin (Intake Manifold issues): This document informs of a failure of Intake manifold causing fault codes to be stored in the ECM. The fault codes are written in the document. The product solution for this issue an Improved in

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2014-09-08 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Technical Bulletin (Intake Manifold Fault issues): This document informs of Intake Manifold issues that are recognized in the ECM fault memory. The Production Solution to this issue was an improved intake manifold design. This document dis

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2014-09-22 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Technical Bulletin (Intake Manifold Faults Stored in ECM Fault Memory issues): This document informs of a failure of Intake manifold causing fault codes to be stored in the ECM. The production solution improved intake manifold design. Th

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2014-09-02 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

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

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2014-09-24 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

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

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2014-09-26 010000 STEERING

Tech Tips (2009-2015 Jetta, Eos, Rabbit, Golf, GTI, Passat, CC, and Tiguan Equipped with Electromechanical Power Steering ? G85 Location Identification Tip): Ths document informs of the location of the G85 steering sensor. The sensors expe

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2014-09-26 100000 POWER TRAIN

Tech Tips (2009-2015 Jetta, Eos, Rabbit, Golf, GTI, Passat, CC, and Tiguan Equipped with Electromechanical Power Steering ? G85 Location Identification Tip): Ths document informs of the location of the G85 steering sensor. The sensors expe

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2014-09-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Tech Tips (Comfort Module (J393) or BCM (J519) Replacement): This document informs if a comfort or body control module is replaced during normal diagnosis, make sure the factory mode has been switched OFF. This can be accomplished by selec

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2014-07-11 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Tech Tips (Fuel line connections): Be aware that fuel lines are color coded on vehicles with return fuel pressure lines. The black line is for fuel pressure supply and the blue line is for fuel pressure return.

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2014-07-04 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

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

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2014-06-04 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

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.

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2014-06-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

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.

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2014-06-06 190000 TIRES

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

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2014-06-06 200000 WHEELS

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

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2014-06-20 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Tech Tips (Adapting Injector Quantity adjustment correction values (IMA/IVA)): When replacing or adapting fuel injectors, if there is no Guided Functions Test Plan, utilize this documents procedure

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2014-06-20 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

Tech Tips (Adapting Injector Quantity adjustment correction values (IMA/IVA)): When replacing or adapting fuel injectors, if there is no Guided Functions Test Plan, utilize this documents procedure

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2016-02-02 021300 SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER

Technical Bulletin about a customer concern stating that customer observed one or more of the shocks/struts appearing to have an oil leak. Document contains examples of Strut or Shock Absorber Leak Assessments

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2016-02-02 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

Technical Bulletin about a customer concern stating that customer observed one or more of the shocks/struts appearing to have an oil leak. Document contains examples of Strut or Shock Absorber Leak Assessments

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2016-02-08 200000 WHEELS

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

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2016-02-01 162200 STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

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

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2016-02-17 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

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

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2014-10-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

Tech Tips (RNS 510? Replacement Radio/Navigation Unit has no Sound): Replacement RNS 510 radio/navigation units may be shipped in transportation safeguard mode and therefore will have no sound output. This document informs how to deactiv

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2014-10-03 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Tech Tips (RNS 510? Replacement Radio/Navigation Unit has no Sound): Replacement RNS 510 radio/navigation units may be shipped in transportation safeguard mode and therefore will have no sound output. This document informs how to deactiv

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2014-10-03 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Tech Tips (RNS 510? Replacement Radio/Navigation Unit has no Sound): Replacement RNS 510 radio/navigation units may be shipped in transportation safeguard mode and therefore will have no sound output. This document informs how to deactiv

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2014-01-24 100000 POWER TRAIN

Tech Tips (Lean Fuel Trim Readings): This document informs to recheck the crankcase vacuum at idle. If low, check for additional oil leaks and verify crankcase breather operation (repairing as necessary). Erase the faults and road test 10

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2014-10-17 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Tech Tips (2.0L CCTA/CBFA Coolant Leak or Repeat Coolant Leak from the Water Pump Area): Inspect the water pump for signs of contact with engine oil. Engine oil may cause the water pump gasket to swell, which may lead to a coolant leak.

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2014-10-17 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

Tech Tips (2.0L CCTA/CBFA Coolant Leak or Repeat Coolant Leak from the Water Pump Area): Inspect the water pump for signs of contact with engine oil. Engine oil may cause the water pump gasket to swell, which may lead to a coolant leak.

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2014-10-10 200000 WHEELS

Tech Tips (Active Wheel Speed Sensor Diagnosis): This document informs of a procedure to diagnose active wheel speed sensor complaints.

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2016-03-28 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

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

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2015-12-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Technical Bulletin (Engine, Misfire Diagnostic Aid): This document informs that Multiple components SHOULD NOT be replaced for 1 misfiring cylinder. Repeat repairs must be carefully addressed to identify the root cause of the concern. If m

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2014-11-17 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Technical Bulletin (Fuel Additive to Help Prevent Sporadic Misfire Faults): Fuel quality impacts the operating performance, efficiency and service life of the engine. The use of poor quality fuels may result in deposit build up on the fuel

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2014-11-24 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

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

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2014-11-24 200000 WHEELS

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

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2017-04-07 140000 AIR BAGS

This communication informs the dealers of details on the Takata parts allocation.

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2017-04-28 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Steps to address false misfire indication

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2013-05-03 010000 STEERING

VOLKSWAGEN: STEERING RACK. AFTER REPLACING THE STEERING RACK THE FAULT CODE 01309 008 IS SET IN ABS/ESP MODULE. ALSO INCLUDED MODEL GTI MY 2013, MODEL TIGUAN MY 2005-2007, MODEL RABBIT MY 2005/2011-2013, MODEL EOS MY 2005/2013, MODEL CC MY

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2013-08-14 072100 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

VOLKSWAGEN: DIAGNOSIS FOR HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP WHERE NO START, ENGINE CRANK, WITHOUT DRIVING, AFTER LONG PERIODS AND MAY HAVE ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE. MODELS 2008-2014 EOS, GTI, BEETLE CONVERTIBLE, JETTA, CC, PASSAT, TIGUAN, BEETLE.

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2013-08-14 092100 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

VOLKSWAGEN: DIAGNOSIS FOR HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP WHERE NO START, ENGINE CRANK, WITHOUT DRIVING, AFTER LONG PERIODS AND MAY HAVE ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE. MODELS 2008-2014 EOS, GTI, BEETLE CONVERTIBLE, JETTA, CC, PASSAT, TIGUAN, BEETLE.

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2009-03-05 036100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

VOLKSWAGEN: SOFTWARE PARAMETERS IN ABS MODULE CAUSE UNNECESSARY FAULT CODE 02543-0089 VACUUM SENSOR IMPLAUSIBLE SIGNAL. SW PROGRAMMING UPDATE CORRECTS THE SYSTEM REACTION. *PE

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2009-03-06 111100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

VOLKSWAGEN: THE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE ON VEHICLES MAY CORRODE AND IN INDIVIDUAL CASES BREAK. AS A RESULT, THE POWER SUPPLY MAY BE DISRUPTED AND E.G. THE VEHICLE CANNOT BE STARTED. *PE

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2008-08-28 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

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

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2008-08-28 161100 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

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

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2013-03-08 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

VOLKSWAGEN: IT IS A NORMAL OCCURRENCE FOR THE ELECTRIC COOLANT FANS TO CONTINUE TO RUN AFTER THE IGNITION IS SWITCHED OFF. *JS

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2012-07-23 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

VOLKSWAGEN: ALL MODELS EXPERIENCE THE TIMING CHAIN SLIPPING, RATTLING NOISES OF THE ENGINE AFTER STARTING, AND ENGINE FAILS TO START. 2008-13 ALL MODELS. *PE

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2016-06-07 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.

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2014-12-19 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-12-17 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-12-19 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-12-16 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2010-09-16 073100 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:FUEL RAIL

VOLKSWAGEN: MIL ON; DTC P0087 AND/OR P0192 STORED IN ECM FAULT MEMORY. ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING CODES MAY BE STORED IN THE ECM FAULT MEMORY-LOW FUEL RAIL PRESSURE DETECTED; FUEL RAIL PRESSURE SENSOR CIRCUIT LOW. ASSISTANCE TO PROPERL

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2010-09-30 581000 CHILD SEAT:LATCH CONNECTOR/CLIP

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

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2010-09-30 583000 CHILD SEAT:LATCH STRAP

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

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2012-10-05 010000 STEERING

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2012-12-03 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

VOLKSWAGEN:EVAPORATIVE (EVAP) EMISSION SYSTEM, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE DIAGNOSIS. REVISED PROCEDURE DEVELOPED TO TEST EVAP SYSTEM WITHOUT FUEL CAP. *JS

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2015-01-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

VOLKSWAGEN: BEFORE REAR VIEW CAMERA IS PROPERLY OPERATIONAL, SHOULD BE CONNECTED TO BUZZER OR SENSOR FAULTS AND WORKING IN CONJUNCTION WITH REAR PARKING AID SYSTEM. MODELS 2009-15 TIGUAN, CC, PASSAT, TOUAREG. *PE

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2015-01-21 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

VOLKSWAGEN: BEFORE REAR VIEW CAMERA IS PROPERLY OPERATIONAL, SHOULD BE CONNECTED TO BUZZER OR SENSOR FAULTS AND WORKING IN CONJUNCTION WITH REAR PARKING AID SYSTEM. MODELS 2009-15 TIGUAN, CC, PASSAT, TOUAREG. *PE

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2015-01-21 284000 BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

VOLKSWAGEN: BEFORE REAR VIEW CAMERA IS PROPERLY OPERATIONAL, SHOULD BE CONNECTED TO BUZZER OR SENSOR FAULTS AND WORKING IN CONJUNCTION WITH REAR PARKING AID SYSTEM. MODELS 2009-15 TIGUAN, CC, PASSAT, TOUAREG. *PE

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2012-11-02 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2010-08-16 114400 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

VOLKSWAGEN: HVAC BLOWER ONLY OPERATES ON HIGH SPEED (US ONLY). FRESH AIR BLOWER RUNS ONLY AT HIGHEST LEVEL. BECAUSE OF PERMANENT FROST AND SNOWFALL FINE SNOW CAN GET INTO THE FRESH AIR BLOWER VIA THE AIR INTAKE. *PE

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2010-08-16 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VOLKSWAGEN: HVAC BLOWER ONLY OPERATES ON HIGH SPEED (US ONLY). FRESH AIR BLOWER RUNS ONLY AT HIGHEST LEVEL. BECAUSE OF PERMANENT FROST AND SNOWFALL FINE SNOW CAN GET INTO THE FRESH AIR BLOWER VIA THE AIR INTAKE. *PE

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2009-03-06 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

VOLKSWAGEN: THE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE ON PASSAT VEHICLES WITH V6 ENGINE MAY CORRODE AND IN INDIVIDUAL CASES BREAK. AS A RESULT, THE POWER SUPPLY MAY BE DISRUPTED AND E.G. THE VEHICLE CANNOT BE STARTED. *PE

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2009-03-06 111100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

VOLKSWAGEN: THE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE ON PASSAT VEHICLES WITH V6 ENGINE MAY CORRODE AND IN INDIVIDUAL CASES BREAK. AS A RESULT, THE POWER SUPPLY MAY BE DISRUPTED AND E.G. THE VEHICLE CANNOT BE STARTED. *PE

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2014-12-10 200000 WHEELS

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2014-11-24 200000 WHEELS

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-05-24 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2011-06-06 013000 STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

VOLKSWAGEN: THE GEAR BOX HAS A MOMENTARILY DELAY WHILE ACCELERATING. *RM

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2011-06-06 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

VOLKSWAGEN: THE GEAR BOX HAS A MOMENTARILY DELAY WHILE ACCELERATING. *RM

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2011-02-04 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

VOLKSWAGEN: MALFUNCTION LIGHT IS ON WITH TWO POSSIBLE FAULT CODES PRESENT. THIS IS A FUEL PRESSURE CONCERN. *RM

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2011-02-14 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

VOLKSWAGEN: MALFUNCTION LIGHT IS ON AND THERE IS NOISE WITH THE ENGINE RUNNING ROUGH. MULTIPLE TROUBLE CODES POSSIBLY STORED. ALL MODELS 2008-2012. *RM

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2013-06-07 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-06-07 175200 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2009-10-23 031100 SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC

VOLKSWAGEN: UPDATE INFORMATION ON MODELS AND MODEL YEARS REGARDING SYNCHRONIZATION OF ELECTROMECHANICAL PARKING BRAKE (EPB) MODULE AND DUE TO SWITCH AND MODULE NOT BEING SYNCHRONIZED, FAULT CODES FOUND. MODELS 2006-2010 PASSAT, 2009-2013

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2016-07-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ENGINE, MISFIRE DIAGNOSTIC AID THE MIL IS FLASHING OR ILLUMINATED.

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2016-07-28 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ENGINE, MISFIRE DIAGNOSTIC AID THE MIL IS FLASHING OR ILLUMINATED.

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2009-05-08 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

VOLKSWAGEN: CONCERNS REGARDING FLUID LEAKING FROM THE TRANSMISSION AREA, INSPECT THE TRANSMISSION OIL PAN’S ATF INSPECTION PLUG. *PE

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2012-10-12 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2012-12-01 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2010-08-01 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. IN SOME VEHICLES IT IS POSSIBLE THAT A BUSHING INSIDE THE MECHATRONIC UNIT HAS THE POTENTIAL TO WEAR OUT PREMATURELY, CAUSING THE CLUTCHES INSIDE THE TRANSMISSION

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2012-02-24 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

VOLKSWAGEN: THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE HAS AN IMPLAUSIBLE TRANSMISSION SHIFT SEQUENCE DUE TO THE CLUTCH ASSEMBLY HAVING DEBRIS IN IT. 8PE

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2011-12-22 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

VOLKSWAGEN: CERTAIN MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING ENGINE NOT STARTING, MAKING A RATTLING NOISE WHEN ENGINE HAS STARTED, TIMING CHAIN KEEPS SLIPPING AND EXHAUST LIGHT COMES ON. *PE

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2011-02-23 012200 STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE

VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. WHEN TRYING TO START THERE MAY BE AN EXTENDED CRANK OR NO START. 2006-2010 PASSAT. *RM

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2011-03-10 012200 STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE

VOLKSWAGEN SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. WHEN TRYING TO START THE VEHICLE THERE IS A LONG CRANK OR NO START CONDITION. 2009-2010 PASSAT. *RM

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2014-09-22 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

VOLKSWAGEN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AN EXTENSION WARRANTY, WITH SPECIFIC CONDITIONS, 10 YRS OR 120,000 MILES,WHICHEVER IS FIRST, HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEMS WARRANTY FOR INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJE

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2014-09-22 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VOLKSWAGEN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AN EXTENSION WARRANTY, WITH SPECIFIC CONDITIONS, 10 YRS OR 120,000 MILES,WHICHEVER IS FIRST, HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEMS WARRANTY FOR INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJE

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2016-08-12 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

DIRECTION TO PERFORM SYSTEM RESET AFTER COMPONENT REPLACMENT OR DISCONNECT OF THE HVAC SYSTEM CONTROL HEAD. NO TEST PLAN INFORMATION TO ADDRESS THIS.

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2016-08-05 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

DIRECTIONS TO DEACTIVATE TRANSPORT SAFEGUARD MODE IN REPLACEMENT RADIOS. NO DIRECTIONS TO ADDRESS THIS IN THE REPAIR MANUAL OR SCAN TOOL.

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2016-08-05 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

DIRECTIONS TO DEACTIVATE TRANSPORT SAFEGUARD MODE IN REPLACEMENT RADIOS. NO DIRECTIONS TO ADDRESS THIS IN THE REPAIR MANUAL OR SCAN TOOL.

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2016-07-13 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

TO UPDATE MODEL TABLE TO CLARIFY JETTA WAGON APPLICABILITY TO TB CONTENT.

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2013-07-18 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

VOLKSWAGEN: ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER SYSTEM, SOLENOID VALVE AND PERFORMING GFF FUNCTION TEST A VACUUM CHECK ON CANISTER PURGE VALVE N80 ARE ESSENTIAL TO DIAGNOSE PROPER OPERATION. MODEL 2009-14 ALL BUT ROUTAN.

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2016-08-12 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

DIRECTION TO PERFORM SYSTEM RESET AFTER COMPONENT REPLACMENT OR DISCONNECT OF THE HVAC SYSTEM CONTROL HEAD. NO TEST PLAN INFORMATION TO ADDRESS THIS.

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2012-10-15 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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2013-05-09 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

VOLKSWAGEN: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A MISFIRE AND/OR REDUCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE. *JS

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2010-11-24 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

VOLKSWAGEN: THERE IS A WARRANTY EXTENSION ON HARD START CONDITIONS FOR CUSTOMERS WHO HAD AN EARLIER CAMPAIGN ADDRESSED ON THEIR VEHICLES. *RM

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2010-11-24 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

VOLKSWAGEN: THERE IS A WARRANTY EXTENSION ON HARD START CONDITIONS FOR CUSTOMERS WHO HAD AN EARLIER CAMPAIGN ADDRESSED ON THEIR VEHICLES. *RM

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2009-03-01 111100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

VOLKSWAGEN: THIS IS TO INFORM YOU OF THE RELEASE OF A NEW REQUIRED VEHICLE UPDATE. CHECK AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE POSITIVE BATTERY CABLE. MODELS PASSAT, PASSAT WAGON, PASSAT CC. *PE

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2009 VOLKSWAGEN Passat

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