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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2008/009
Exact Model: Jetta and Golf Estate with diesel engine
Description: FIRE MAY OCCUR
Build Date: 8/1/07 to 9/1/07
Numbers: 10441
Defect: The contact resistance on the earth connection of the heating element for the additional air heater can exceed specification. This could lead to excessive heat developing in the connection area of the cable, which could result in localised scorching. However, if not rectified, this could result in a vehicle fire.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and check the torque on the earth connection.
Launch Date: 29 January 2008
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2009/110
Exact Model: Jetta, Golf, EOS, Passat, Scirocco, Touran & Caddy (with direct shift 6 speed gearbox)
Build Date: 1 Sep 2008 to 31 Aug 2009
Numbers: 3514
Defect: In rare cases an incorrect interpretation of the clutch temperature can occur which results in the clutch opening unexpectedly with loss of drive.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and update/reprogramme gearbox control unit.
Launch Date: 14 December 2009

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


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