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Recall: No. 1 of 5
Recall Ref: R/2003/014
Exact Model: Bora Golf
Build Date:
Numbers: 69778
Defect: The brake servo vacuum supply pipe may crack and leak. This could result in a loss of power assistance and require the driver to apply a lot more force to the brake pedal.
Action: Examine the condition of the vacuum supply pipe and fit an improved quality replacement where necessary.
Launch Date: 26 March 2003
Recall: No. 2 of 5
Recall Ref: R/2004/211
Exact Model: Bora Golf Sharan Passat Polo New Beetle and Touran
Description: Bolts of the tandem fuel pump cover may break
Build Date:
Numbers: 49680
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: 03 March 2005
Recall: No. 3 of 5
Recall Ref: R2001/011
Exact Model: Golf and Bora
Build Date: 1st October 2000 to 30th November 2000
Numbers: 149
Defect: The passenger airbag may not release correctly because of a leak in the pressure reservoir of the gas generator.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace the front passenger airbag.
Launch Date: 26 February 2001

Manufacturer contact details:
Volkswagen UK
Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AN
0800 0833 914


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