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Volkswagen recall 92V058000

Recall 92V058000

Affected Cars:

Make Model Year(s)
Volkswagen Cabriolet 1990, 1991, 1992
Corrado 1990, 1991, 1992
Fox 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
Golf 1990, 1991, 1992
Jetta 1990, 1991, 1992
Passat 1993
Vanagon 1990, 1991

Engine, May 22, 1992
Original Recall from the NHTSA

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 92V058000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 358000

Summary: THE FUEL HOSE ATTACHED TO THE FUEL DISTRIBUTION RAIL ON THE ENGINE MAY SHRINK BEYOND THE CLAMP FORCE OF THE FUEL HOSE CLAMPS, ALLOWING FUEL TO LEAK.

Consequence: FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT CAN CAUSE AN UNDERHOOD FIRE IF THE FUEL COMES IN CONTACT WITH A SOURCE OF IGNITION.

Remedy: REPLACE THE FUEL HOSE ATTACHED TO THE FUEL RAIL AND INSTALL A NEW SPRING TYPE SELF-TIGHTENING CLAMP.

Notes: SYSTEM: FUEL LINES.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION:PASSENGER CARS.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration