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Volkswagen Tiguan (2017 – 2018)

Published on 19 April 2019

The material used for the rear coil springs may be inadequate. There is a possibility that a coil spring may fracture and damage the rear tyres. This may affect driving stability and increase the risk of an accident.

The Volkswagen Tiguan models affected by this recall were produced between 5 April 2017 and 6 November 2018.

Volkswagen recall code: 42J4

Source: Rapex Alert 16/2019 A12/0630/19

Is my car affected?

Type of alert
Production period5. 4. 2017 - 6. 11. 2018
Type/number of modelType-approval number: e1*2001/116*0450* Type: 5N
Country of originMexico
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2019-04-19 21:43:09

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

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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