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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2009/068
Exact Model: Touareg
VIN: WVGZZZ7LZ79000001 to WVGZZZ7LZ79061732
Build Date: 1 May 2006 to 31 Jan 2009
Numbers: 6436
Defect: It has been identified that the holders of the rear spoiler may break. Should this occur whilst the vehicle is being driven, the spoiler may detach completely.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the three attachment areas of the rear spoiler modified with additional bonded on reinforcements
Launch Date: 17 August 2009
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2004/026
Exact Model:
Description: Wiring loom may chafe and left seat console may not withstand severe rear crash
VIN: WVG***7L*3D000001 to WVG***7L*D015283
Build Date:
Numbers: 785
Defect: The foot operated parking brake can chafe on the main wiring loom, the left seat console may not withstand a severe rear crash because of faulty welding and on some vehicles with a V petrol engine an additional earth connection must be fitted to the fuel tank.
Action: Recall affected vehicles, fit anti chafing protection to foot operated parking brake, check and if necessary replace left seat console and fit additional earth connection to the fuel tank filler neck
Launch Date: 09 March 2004
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2004/115
Exact Model:
Description: Faulty rear seat belt locks
VIN: WVG***7L*3D000001 to WVG***7L*3D015314, and WVG***7L*4D000001 to WVG***7L*4D048017
Build Date:
Numbers: 1531
Defect: It has been identified that on a number of Touareg vehicles the rear seat belts may have been fitted with locks which have a riveting defect.
Action: Recall likely to be affected vehicles and check the rear seat belt locks for compliance. Should they be found to be suffering from the defect, the locks will be changed.
Launch Date: 12 August 2004

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


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