Please Enter Your ZIP Code
Your ZIP Code is used to provide you with information specific to your location.

2012 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan

4dr Manual SE

Compare to Other Cars

Recalls

The recall information below is provided directly from the
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
Email this page
Email to *

To send to multiple addresses, separate each address by a comma.
Your Name
Your Email Address *

Send me a copy of this message
Email addresses are used for this request only and are not saved or used by NADAguides.com for any other purposes.
Subject
Comments
Required Fields *   
Privacy Policy
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 11E036000
Mfg's Report Date: SEP 07, 2011
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3,505


Summary:
VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST TIPS, PART NUMBER 1K0 071 910 U, SOLD AS ACCESSORY EQUIPMENT FOR USE ON MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 JETTA SEDAN VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM MARCH 18, 2010, THROUGH AUGUST 22, 2011. THESE EXHAUST TIPS MAY EXTEND BEYOND THE ORIGINAL LENGTH OF THE FACTORY-INSTALLED EXHAUST PIPES. IT IS POSSIBLE FOR INADVERTENT CONTACT TO OCCUR WITH A PERSON'S LEG.

Consequence:
IF THE TAILPIPE EXTENSION IS HOT DURING INADVERTENT CONTACT, A BURN COULD OCCUR.

Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST TIPS AS NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING NOVEMBER 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

Notes:
VOLKSWAGEN'S SAFETY RECALL NUMBER IS 26G9/V4. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

New Volkswagens for Sale

Receive free price quotes from your local dealers.

What can I afford?

Take the guesswork out of your new car purchase or lease.


Follow Us
© Copyright 2014 NADAguides. All Rights Reserved. NADAguides is an alliance partner of NADA Services Corporation.   © Copyright 2014 NADASC. All Rights Reserved.   
Please Enter Your ZIP Code
Your ZIP Code is used to provide you with information specific to your location.