VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2009: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Make : VOLKSWAGEN Model : PASSAT Year : 2009
Build Dates : 2005-02-15 - 2010-06-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V509000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-26 Date Received by ODI: 2017-08-16 Date Added to Database: 2017-08-17
Manufacturers Involved: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 20AE
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 280915
Summary:
      Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. "Volkswagen" is recalling certain 2009-2016 Volkswagen CC, 2006-2010 Passat and Passat Wagon vehicles. Interruption of electrical power to the fuel pump control module may cause the fuel pump to fail.
Consequence:
      If the fuel pump fails, the engine will stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump control module, free of charge. The recall began June 26, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20AE.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.