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Volkswagen Tiguan (2015 – 2019)

Published on 11. 05. 2020

Problem description:

The roof-edge spoiler may not be secured enough due to an incorrect adhesive bond.

As a result, the spoiler may become detached in motion, posing a risk to the following traffic.

The Volkswagen Tiguan models affected by this recall were manufactured between 24 October 2015 and 30 June 2019.

VW recall code: 66L5

Source: Rapex Alert 19/2020 A12/00688/20

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Type of alertSerious
Production period24. 10. 2015 - 30. 6. 2019
Type/number of modelType-approval number: e1*2001/116*0450*##, Type: 5N
Country of originGermany
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also insee the source
Measures taken by economic operatorsRecall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex2020-05-08 00:00:00

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Volkswagen dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle's history

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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