Volkswagen Golf Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 7, 2016

Fuel may leak from within the fuel tank into the evaporative emissions system, and then eventually externally out of the vehicle through an emissions component called a charcoal canister filter element. This would cause a fuel odor and a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 6, 2016

The fuel rail may detach from the cylinder head of the engine and leak fuel. This could cause a fire.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 10, 2016

The inflator that deploys the driver's frontal air bag in the event of an accident may rupture and spray metal fragments onto vehicle occupants. This can increase risk of serious injury or death.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 26, 2015

The power assist for the braking system may fail, causing difficulty and extra effort braking. This could result in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 7, 2015

The system that detects a passenger in the front seat so that proper air bag operation occurs may not function properly. This could result in the passenger frontal air bag not deploying properly in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 4, 2015

The driver's side air bag may not be powered and as a result may not function as designed in an accident. This can cause increased risk of driver injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 17, 2015

The fuel pump may fail to function, preventing the vehicle from starting.  Also, the vehicle may stall when driving.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 23, 2015

A fuel leak may develop in the engine compartment.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 22, 2014

A fuel leak may develop in the engine compartment.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 7, 2014

The fasteners that secure the stabilizer links to the front suspension may loosen. This could interfere with proper steering of the vehicle, which could result in a crash.