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US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 19V188000
Mfg's Report Date: MAR 05, 2019
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 56173


Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:
If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy:
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall began April 12, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J5.

Dates of Manufacture:
OCT 09, 2016 to OCT 29, 2018

Manufacturer Recall Number:
42J5

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