Volkswagen Fuel-system News
A defective quick connector might allow fuel supply lines to detatch from the engine of over 500 Golf R cars.
Volkswagen is recalling the cars because when detached, the lines stop supplying fuel to the crankshaft (very important) and start … continue reading
58 of VW's 2018 Atlas SUVs have been recalled before the calendar even flipped over to the new year.
VW says the tanks were built with walls that aren't think enough, so the tanks will need to be replaced.
I don’t think I’ve ever heard of … continue reading
Volkswagen is recalling 21,000 SUVs because failing fuel filter flanges are causing fires. Yikes, and I thought Touareg was hard to say. From CarComplaints.com:
"Investigators found that with time, oxidization can ... allow the compon … continue reading
Natural gas explosions are nothing to sneeze at. Especially if sneezing is what prompts the explosion.
"About 6,000 Volkswagen Touran vehicles are recalled worldwide to replace gas tanks that can explode due to corrosion. The 2006-200 … continue reading
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
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