2014 Volkswagen Beetle Coupe
Coupe 2D R-Line I4 Turbo
Frontal Moderate Overlap Test Results
Rear Crash Protection Results
Rollover Rating Test Results
Side Impact Test Results
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Overall Side Crash Rating
Overall Side Barrier Rating
NHTSA Rollover Resistance Rating
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:||14V182000|
|Mfg's Report Date:||APR 14, 2014|
|Component:||POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:||26452|
Volkswagen of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2014 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, and Passat vehicles equipped with a 1.8T engine and torque converter automatic transmission. In the affected vehicles, the O-ring seals between the oil cooler and the transmission may leak fluid.
The leaking transmission fluid could contact a hot surface and result in a vehicle fire.
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the O-ring seals in the transmission oil cooler, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on April 16, 2014. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 38B9/9V.
Dates of Manufacture:
FEB 02, 2014 to APR 07, 2014
Manufacturer Recall Number:
The safety ratings and information is provided directly from the
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)