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2013 Volkswagen Tiguan Recalls

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Most Recent 2013 Volkswagen Tiguan Recall

On August 4, 2015, Volkswagen recalled 420,000 Volkswagen Tiguan. Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2010-2014 volkswagen cc, passat, and tiguan, 2010-2013 eos and jetta, 2011-2014 golf and gti, and 2011-2013 jetta sportwagen vehicles. in the affected vehicles, debris may contaminate the air bag clock spring, a spiral wound, flat cable that keeps the air bag powered while the steering wheel is being turned. this contamination may tear the cable and result in a loss of electrical connection to the driver's frontal air bag.
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2013 Volkswagen Tiguan Recall Details

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.

Volkswagen will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timeline of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 21, 2014

The engine can stall unexpectedly while driving.

Volkswagen will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning August 19, 2014. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your Volkswagen dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The VW recall number is 24AV/2W.

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