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Recall: No. 1 of 10
Recall Ref: R/2004/213
Exact Model: A3 A2 and A4
Description: Bolts of the tandem fuel pump cover may break
Build Date:
Numbers: 14818
Defect: It is advised that on some vehicles fitted with a 3 and 4 cylinder pump injector engine, the bolts of the tandem fuel pump cover may break due to a bolt production fault. As a result, the pump housing will not be tight, and a diesel fuel leak may occur.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the pump checked for being of a certain manufacture. If found to be within the affected range, the pump housing cover bolts will be replaced.
Launch Date: 01 March 2005
Recall: No. 2 of 10
Recall Ref: R1999/072
Exact Model: A4 A6 and A8
Build Date: March 1998 to August 1998
Numbers: 21339
Defect: Faulty seals could lead to premature wear of the track rod bearings (ends) and if the warning noises are ignored it is possible that the track rod bearing pin could work loose and affect steering.
Action: Recall vehicles in order to replace the track rod ends with ones fitted with an improved seal.
Launch Date: 01 November 1999
Recall: No. 3 of 10
Recall Ref: R/2014/146
Exact Model: A4 Saloon A4 Avant & A4 allroad
VIN: Various
Build Date: November 2011 to October 2014
Numbers: 61337
Defect: On affected vehicles the front air bags may not inflate correctly in the event of an accident and not be able to perform their function
Action: Reprogramme the airbag control unit with new software
Launch Date: 05 December 2014

Manufacturer contact details:
Volkswagen Group United Kingdom Limited
Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AN
(0800) 699888


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