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Tuesday, 30 August 2016

UK RECALL #17 - Volkswagen recalls a limited number of Golf models for possible fuel leakage.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/174
Manufacturer Ref :15F7 
Make:VW
Model :Golf
Launch Date :25/07/2016
Numbers Involved :8
Build Start Date :01/03/2016
Build End Date :01/04/2016 

Recall Details

Concern :FUEL MAY LEAK
Description :A tooling problem during manufacture could result in the cylinder head not being to specification. It is possible that the fuel rail could loosen and fuel leaks cannot be ruled out. The customer may notice a smell of fuel because of the leak. In the most unfavourable case it is thought possible the fuel could ignite in the engine compartment.
Remedial Action :Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and replace the cylinder head.
Vehicle Id :WVWZZZAUZGW255991 to WVWZZZAUZGW262089

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