Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd — Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace MY2018-2019

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

During a limited production period for Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace vehicles, a certain material used in the production of the rear springs was not approved for use in the process. As a result, there is a danger that a coil spring may break and damage the rear tyres.

What are the hazards?

If a coil spring breaks and damages the rear tyres, this could result in a loss of vehicle control and may lead to a vehicle collision.

What should consumers do?

Volkswagen will be contacting affected consumers to organise a free-of-charge repair of affected vehicles.

Owners of affected vehicles can also contact the Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am-8pm AEST) or visit: https://au.volkswagen.com.au/find-dealer/ to arrange a repair.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volkswagen dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category