Volkswagen Amarok (2012 - 2014)

Production: MY 2012 - 2014 | Problems / tags:   

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Problem Description

Leaks may occur in the fuel return pipe owing to vibration resonance or an insufficient distance between the air conditioning pipe and the fuel return pipe. There may also be leaks in the high pressure piping during the useful life of some vehicles owing to the use of faulty raw materials. The leakage of fuel may cause a fire.

The recall affects vehicles manufactured between 2012 and 2014.

Source: Alert 50/2013 A12/1849/13



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What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, the motor industry standards body Motor Codes offers a Vehicle Safety Recall search. By using this, any recalls that are active for your car can be identified. To use this facility, you’ll need the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) for your car – this is a long code number that appears on the chassis plate of your car or – on most UK-registered cars – in the bottom-left corner of your windscreen.

If it’s confirmed there’s an active recall for your car, you should make contact with a Volkswagen dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer. Usually that’ll be your nearest franchised dealership, or ‘main dealer’ as they’re sometimes known.

If you wish fully comprehensive vehicle check, with more than 80 data points about the history of the car, then we suggest going to HPI-Check, which provides information on a specific vehicle using the vehicle registration number.

Check also our UK Recalls database
UK Recalls - Volkswagen
Published by RAPEX 20. 12. 2013
Keywords   
Risk Fire
Make
Model
Type SUV
Production period MY 2012 - 2014
Type/number of model 2H and SIB-MY withTDI 2,0 l CR engine
Country of origin Argentina
Alert submitted by Spain
Products were found and measures were taken also in EU
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
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