VOLKSWAGEN JETTA 2017: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
|Make : VOLKSWAGEN||Model : JETTA||Year : 2017|
|Build Dates : 2016-11-25 - 2016-11-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V070000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-16||Date Received by ODI: 2017-02-03||Date Added to Database: 2017-02-06|
|Manufacturers Involved: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 10F4|
|Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2|
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. "Volkswagen" is recalling certain 2017 Jetta vehicles equipped with a 1.4L engine. These vehicles have an engine that may seize due to an improper casting of the block.
If the engine seizes, the wheels may suddenly lock up, causing a loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.
Volkswagen will either buy back the vehicle or replace the engine block, free of charge. The recall began February 2017. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 10F4.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.