Volkswagen Routan Recalls
There have been 6 recalls on Routan vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2016-02-11 and published by the NHTSA on 2016-02-25, was due to a problem with the frontal. Approximately 1037 vehicles were involved. Since 2008, Routan's have experienced approximately 9 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the switch, ignition, non-powered axle assembly, rear and wiring. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Volkswagen Routan
|2012-04-05||(Published by NHTSA on 2012-04-05)|
|Recall Summary:||VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 ROUTAN VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM NOVEMBER 15, 2011, THROUGH NOVEMBER 21, 2011. SOME VEHICLES MAY BE EQUIPPED WITH RIGHT REAR HUB AND BEARING ASSEMBLIES THAT WERE NOT FULLY MACHINED.|
|Hazard:||THIS COULD RESULT IN A DECREASE IN DURABILITY, WHICH MAY LEAD TO WHEEL SEPARATION, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.|
|Remedy:||VOLKSWAGEN WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE RIGHT REAR HUB AND BEARING ASSEMBLY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 20, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.|
|Additional Info:||VOLKSWAGEN¿S SAFETY RECALL NUMBER IS 42G3/W2.CUSTOMERS 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.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.