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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2007/120
Exact Model: A6 - Avant with power tailgate & Q7 with power tailgate
Build Date: 01 Jun 2004 to 31 July 2007
Numbers: 8508
Defect: It has been identified that the power operated tailgate may close abruptly and unexpectedly following opening using the power function.
Action: Recalled vehicle will have the tailgate motors replaced.
Launch Date: 25 September 2007
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2014/098
Exact Model: Q7 A6 A7 A5 A5 Cabrio A4 & Q5
VIN: Various
Build Date: January 2012 to August 2014
Numbers: 5898
Defect: On affected vehicles engine oil may in isolated instances enter the brake servo via the vacuum feed lie.This may cause the brake servo diaphragm to rupture and loss of brake servo assistance.
Action: Replace vacuum line on affected vehicles.
Launch Date: 01 October 2014

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


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