VW Tiguan Passenger car

Recall published
2019-06-10
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
Tiguan
Product description
Passenger car under VW's recall code: 66K4. Vehicles with a retrofitted trailer hitch are also affected.
Risk
Consequently, the trailer hitch might not be correctly locked and could swing out, causing the trailer to drop while the vehicle is in motion.
Measures taken
The locking mechanism in the articulated trailer hitch may be defective.
Batch number / barcode
The affected vehicles were manufactured between February 2018 and December 2018.
Model number
Type-approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0450*
Type: AD, BW
Sales description: Tiguan, Tiguan LWB/Allspace
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0861/19
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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