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Clock Spring Failure

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Volkswagen owners continue to have clock spring problems years after the parts were first recalled. The failed recall is under investigation, but in the meantime VW owners are staring at a disabled driver's side airbag, horn, and steering-w…

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VW Vehicles with Recalled Takata Airbags

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A large number of VW vehicles have been recalled because they contain dangerous airbag inflators made by Takata. The shrapnel-hurling inflators have been recalled in over 37 million vehicles (and counting).

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Volkswagen Recall News

More Takata Inflators Recalled

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Your vehicle might be involved in one of the largest and most dangerous recalls in automotive history.
Volkswagen is recalling 850,000 VW and Audi vehicles with Takata inflators.
You've probably heard about Takata by now. They're the ones t … continue reading

Gas Leaks Prompt Recall

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Manufacturers can sometimes drag their feet when it comes to issuing recalls. But whenever there's reports of fuel leaking out of cars they start to move like someone lit a fire under their butt. That's because, well ... there might actuall … continue reading

Gas Bubble Recall

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VW is pulling back 151,000 Tiguans for gas bubble problems. My wife is wondering if they can include me in the recall as well.
VW says it's possible for gas bubbles to form in the fuel system when winterized fuel with high vapor pressures i … continue reading

Dangerous Ignition Switch Recall

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While you might have nightmares about falling or being chased by zombies, automakers are having nightmares about defective ignition switches. It started with GM's well-publicized ignition issues earlier this year, carried over to Chrysler's … continue reading

Transmission Leaks and Fire Risk

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Turns out VW had a good reason for issuing a stop sale on some 2014 models last week: they were catching on fire. The manufacturer recognized a potential safety defect, stopped selling cars, found the problem and issued a recall, all within … continue reading

VW Issues Recall and Stop Sale

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Low-beam bulbs in the 2012-13 Passat can come loose from its connection, which means lights out for owners. To fix the issue, VW is recalling any Passat manufactured between January, 2011 and November, 2012.
According to NHTSA, the recall w … continue reading