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1998 Volkswagen Beetle
1.9L 4-cyl Engine Code [F] Engine Code [F] AHU/ALH Turbo Diesel
90 bhp. @ 4000 rpm / Torque: 149 ft. lbs. @ 1900 rpm
1.9L - Inline 4-cyl (Diesel engine w/ Turbodiesel)

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  CF-4
    Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil 5W-40 (DEOQT)
    Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil 5W-40 (ADOQT)
    Above -15C  »  15W-40, 15W-50, 20W-40, 20W-50
    All TEMPS  »  5W-40, 5W-30, 10W-30, 10W-40 [1]
    All TEMPS  »  5W-50, 10W-50, 10W-60
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, 02J (5-SPD)  »  GL-4

    All TEMPS  »  75W-90
    Manual Transmission & Transaxle Gear Lube 75W-90 (MTGQT)
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Front Differential

    Differential, Front W/ AT  »  GLSC8 [3] [4]

    All TEMPS  » 
    75W-90 Long Life Synthetic Gear Lube (FGRQT)
  5. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS023

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  6. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [5]
  7. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [5]
  8. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] With energy conserving oils.
    [2] Audi/VW Part number G 052 162 A2
    [3] Audi/VW Part number G 052 145 A1 (500 ml), G 052 145 A2
    (1 l), G 052 145 S2 (1 l). Note that G 052 145 A2 was
    superseded by the manufacturer with the G 052 145 S2.
    [4] Final drive for Automatic transmission only.
    [5] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 4 P/N B 000 750 M3

  9. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.5 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  6 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 01M Initial Fill  »  3 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 01M  »  5.3 liters
    Manual Transmission, 02J (5-SPD)  »  2 liters
    Differential, With AT Front  »  0.8 liters [2]
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] Add 0.5L (0.5 qt) less than capacity shown, start engine, let
    run until operating temperature is approx. 60 C (140 F),
    switch engine off, wait 3 minutes, check dipstick, fill to
    full mark as indicated on dipstick. May be more or less than
    0.5L(0.5qt) depending on model.
    [2] Final drive for Automatic transmission only.
  10. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  11. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  22 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission 02J
    Fill Plug NA ft/lbs
    Drain Plug NA ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission 02M
    Fill Plug 22 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug NA ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (HU7262X)  
    Oil Filter WIX 57210 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter MANN Air Filter (C37153)  
    Air Filter WIX 42472 Air Filter  
    Cabin Air Filter MANN Cabin Air Filter (CUK2862) [1]
    Fuel Filter MANN Fuel Filter (WK8533X)  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33619 Fuel Filter [2]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58609 Auto Tran Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Charcoal Impregnated; Not all models may be outfitted with a cabin air filter. Please verify before ordering.
    [2] From VIN # 040841
  2. Diesel Engine Fuel Additives

    Diesel All-In-One (ADB)
    ADB Diesel All-In-One (ADB)

    AMSOIL Diesel All-In-One (ADB) fuel additive cleans, lubricates, improves cold flow and increases cetane number by up to 4 points. Diesel All-In-One (ADB) combines the superior detergency and improved lubricity of AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean, the ex...

    Diesel Cetane Boost (ACB)
    ACB Diesel Cetane Boost (ACB)

    A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Raises the cetane number of diesel fuel up to seven points for maximum horsepower, increased fuel economy and easier starts in all diesel engines. AMSOIL Diesel Cetane Boost makes no sacrific...

    Diesel Cold Flow (ACF)
    ACF Diesel Cold Flow (ACF)

    *** Product Replaced with New & Improved Diesel Cold Flow (ADD) *** A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Formulated with an advanced deicer to enhance fuel flow and help prevent fuel filter plugging in cold temperatures....

    Diesel Cold Flow (ADD)
    ADD Diesel Cold Flow (ADD)

    AMSOIL Diesel Cold Flow (ADD) combats diesel fuel gelling by improving diesel cold-flow ability. It is formulated with an advanced deicer to enhance fuel flow and help prevent fuel filter plugging in cold temperatures. Package sizes include: 16...

    Diesel Injector Clean (ADF)
    ADF Diesel Injector Clean (ADF)

    AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean (ADF/ADFP) removes performance-robbing deposits from diesel fuel injectors to help restore horsepower and improve fuel economy. It is formulated for all types of diesel engines, including high-pressure common-rail designs...

    Diesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow (DFC)
    DFC Diesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow (DFC)

    *** Discontinued - replaced with Diesel All In One (ADB) *** A performance concentrate that delivers maximum results Combines the superior detergency of AMSOIL Diesel Concentrate (ADF) and the excellent anti-gelling properties of AMSOIL Cold...

    Diesel Recovery Emergency Fuel Treatment (DRC)
    DRC Diesel Recovery Emergency Fuel Treatment (DRC)

    AMSOIL Diesel Recovery quickly dissolves gelled fuel, thaws frozen fuel filters and reduces the need for a new filter, saving both money and an inconvenient trip to a parts store. Performs well in all diesel fuels, including ULSD, off-road and biodie...

    Injector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS)
    ADS Injector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS)

    AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean + Cetane Boost (ADS) combines the superior detergency and improved lubricity of AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean and the increased horsepower and cetane of AMSOIL Cetane Boost in one convenient package. Package sizes inclu...

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DEO 5W40 Signature Series CK-4 Diesel Oil (DEO)

Protect your investment in diesel power and confidently extend drain intervals with our top-grade synthetic diesel oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil delivers 6X better wear protection than required by the Detroit Diesel DD13 ...
ADO 5W40 Heavy-Duty CK-4 Diesel Oil (ADO)

AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil is formulated for hard-working equipment. It is engineered to provide 4X better wear protection than required by the Detroit Diesel DD13 Scuffing Test for Specification DFS 93K222, giving you the edge to keep tr...
MTG 75W-90 (GL-4) Synthetic Gear Lube (MTG)

AMSOIL Synthetic Manual Transmission and Transaxle Gear Lube (MTG) is a premium blend of the finest synthetic base oils and advanced, high-performance additives. It is formulated specifically for maximum protection in the most demanding manual trans...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
FGR 75W-90 Semi-Truck Gear Lube (FGR)

Specifically engineered for extended drain intervals up to 500,000 miles as set by equipment manufacturers for over-the-road trucks and heavy equipment. Provides long life in passenger cars and trucks. Protects against wear and improves equipment li...
PSF Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
mann oil filter MANN-FILTERS Oil Filters

Oil filters from MANN-FILTER purify oil of dirt and solid particles such as dust, abraded metal, carbon deposits and soot particles. The filter housing is pressure-resistant, protected against corrosion and features a long-life elastomer seal. Use Part Number drop down to select filter.
mann air filter MANN-FILTERS Air Filters

MANN-FILTER air filters feature optimum pleat geometry for maximum dirt holding capacity and high filtration efficiency for engine protection. They also correct air flow, enhancing engine protection.
mann cabin filter MANN-FILTERS Cabin Air Filters

MANN-FILTER cabin air filters offer optimum ventilation inside the vehicle through low flow resistance, filtering out spores, pollen, pollution, dust and exhaust consistently throughout the entire service interval.
mann fuel filter MANN-FILTERS Fuel Filters

MANN-FILTER fuel filters provide unsurpassed operational safety for engines, reliably protecting the delicate injection mechanism and the carburetor while removing unwanted contaminants from the fuel.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Drain
Item:
Fuel/water separator
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that separates the water from the fuel in addition to, or as part of, the fuel filtering system.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.19
Parts Units:
4.7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
5,000 miles (8,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check
Item:
On-board diagnosis system
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A computer-controlled system that identifies malfunctioning or out-of-adjustment components under its control through the display of trouble codes. The presence of trouble codes is usually indicated by an intermittently or constantly lit "check engine " or "service engine soon" light.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check for leaks
Item:
Engine
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A machine that burns fuel and converts the resulting heat into mechanical energy.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Air conditioning system
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system of receiver/dryer, evaporator, condenser, compressor, refrigerant lines, controls and valves that allow for the controlled refrigeration of the air present in or entering a vehicle's interior.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Auto shift lock/starter safety switch
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that prevents the starter from functioning unless the shifter is in the park or neutral position, and prevents the shifter from being moved unless the brake pedal is depressed.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Battery
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A box containing lead plates filled with a water and acid mixture that stores electricity generated by the alternator. It is the source of power for parts of the car that operate on electricity.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brakes, front
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Also used to refer to the brake system's most frequently replaced parts, brake pads and/or brake shoes.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Lubricate
Item:
Hinges, locks & latches
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The devices that allow or prevent the opening of doors and hatches.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Rotate/adjust air pressure
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check for leaks
Item:
Automatic transmission
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A transmission in which gear ratios are changed automatically.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect for leaks
Item:
Manual transmission
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A type of transmission that must be shifted by the operator.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Drain
Item:
Fuel/water separator
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that separates the water from the fuel in addition to, or as part of, the fuel filtering system.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.19
Parts Units:
4.7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Power steering fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Hydraulic fluid used in a power steering system.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints & tie rod ends
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricated parts of the steering and suspension systems, very similar in appearance, made up of a ball and socket that allow relatively friction-free movement.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
40,000 miles (64,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
2.9
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt tensioner
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A spring-loaded idler wheel that automatically keeps the timing belt under enough tension to prevent the timing belt from allowing the camshaft(s) it controls to go out of sync.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
600868

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Removal at pre-delivery inspection for front suspension shipping spacers. ( nhtsa item number - 600868 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
V9807
NHTSA Item Number:
600871

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on electrical wiring diagrams, troubleshooting & components locations bulleting no. 2. ( nhtsa item number - 600871 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
600861

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Installation instructions for cd changer. ( nhtsa item number - 600861 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
600909

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Function options for central locking system. ( nhtsa item number - 600909 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
600979

Component Description: Structure:body:bumpers.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles are not produced with front bumper license plate mounts. ( nhtsa item number - 600979 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9803
NHTSA Item Number:
600977

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on front suspension shipping spacers, removal at pre-delivery inspection. ( nhtsa item number - 600977 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
601070

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on sidewinder key and locks. ( nhtsa item number - 601070 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
601078

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Updates on repair manual revisions. ( nhtsa item number - 601078 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
601092

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on odometer reading, adaptation. ( nhtsa item number - 601092 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9806
NHTSA Item Number:
601524

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on comfort system, on board diagnostic (obd ) read measured valve block (scan tool function 08 ). ( nhtsa item number - 601524 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9804
NHTSA Item Number:
601526

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Update on abs & abs / edl on-board diagnostic. ( nhtsa item number - 601526 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9803
NHTSA Item Number:
601527

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding body-on board diagnostic ( obd ), update. ( nhtsa item number - 601527 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
601938

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding reposition oil cooler. ( nhtsa item number - 601938 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
601964

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding the secure shift lock cable ( bw ). ( nhtsa item number - 601964 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
602809

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on installing ground contact wire. ( nhtsa item number - 602809 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9802
NHTSA Item Number:
601517

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with various electrical malfunctions. ( nhtsa item number - 601517 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9807
NHTSA Item Number:
601523

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on the instrument cluster obd. ( nhtsa item number - 601523 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9803
NHTSA Item Number:
601874

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on radio code retrieval procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 601874 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9809
NHTSA Item Number:
601875

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding coding radio control module. ( nhtsa item number - 601875 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-07-01
Bulletin Number:
9810
NHTSA Item Number:
603350

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertaining to instrument cluster, odometer adaptation. ( nhtsa item number - 603350 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
9804
NHTSA Item Number:
603333

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on glow plug relay ( 180 ), location warning. ( nhtsa item number - 603333 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
9812
NHTSA Item Number:
603352

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on comfort system ecm, unnecessary replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 603352 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
9801
NHTSA Item Number:
603955

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedures on removing the front seats with side airbag. ( nhtsa item number - 603955 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-01-01
Bulletin Number:
9901
NHTSA Item Number:
604431

Component Description: Air bags:side/window.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding special tool for removing and / or repairing front seat which is equipped with a side airbag. ( nhtsa item number - 604431 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-01-01
Bulletin Number:
9901
NHTSA Item Number:
604435

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on body dimensions. ( nhtsa item number - 604435 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
9901
NHTSA Item Number:
608344

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on repair of vehicle's exhibiting wind noise/whistle from instrument panel area. Mjs ( nhtsa item number - 608344 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9905
NHTSA Item Number:
605992

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer may complain of too much bass sound from speakers. ( nhtsa item number - 605992 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9904
NHTSA Item Number:
608345

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding vehicle's that exhibit static/interference on am radio stations. ( nhtsa item number - 608345 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
9902
NHTSA Item Number:
608348

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on vehicle's exhibiting wind noise/whistle from instrument panel area. Mjs ( nhtsa item number - 608348 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
9903
NHTSA Item Number:
607970

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission:floor shift assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on replacing the shift pattern insert. ( nhtsa item number - 607970 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
9901
NHTSA Item Number:
607992

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding wheel alignment specifications. ( nhtsa item number - 607992 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0001
NHTSA Item Number:
610177

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with transmission in limp mode with no malfunction indicator lamp illuminated. ( nhtsa item number - 610177 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
0001
NHTSA Item Number:
610178

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:accelerator pedal.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit throttle pedal vibration at idle and / or rapping noise against engine cover heard on vehicles with secondary air injection. ( nhtsa item number - 610178 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0001
NHTSA Item Number:
610584

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information containing a component ground identification chart which lists ground locations that have been integrated into the repair information system. ( nhtsa item number - 610584 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
800001
NHTSA Item Number:
612463

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience no air flow adjustment at center air outlet (s). ( nhtsa item number - 612463 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
340001
NHTSA Item Number:
612470

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may complain of a humming noise from general area of the front end during cornering, on vehicles with 02j transmissions. ( nhtsa item number - 612470 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-04-01
Bulletin Number:
940001
NHTSA Item Number:
612442

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding the repair of the headlight electrical connection. ( nhtsa item number - 612442 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-09-01
Bulletin Number:
0001
NHTSA Item Number:
618423

Component Description: Visibility:sun roof assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding sunroof binding or noisy due to broken slide(s). ( nhtsa item number - 618423 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-10-01
Bulletin Number:
13
NHTSA Item Number:
615885

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Electrical wiring diagrams, troubleshooting and component locations repair manual technical bulletin. ( nhtsa item number - 615885 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-11-01
Bulletin Number:
VLS0020
NHTSA Item Number:
615890

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding electrical wiring diagrams, troubleshooting and component locations technical bulletin no. 13. ( nhtsa item number - 615890 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
0004
NHTSA Item Number:
615888

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding front floor mat fastener damage. ( nhtsa item number - 615888 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
14
NHTSA Item Number:
619539

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service information regarding electrical wiring diagrams, troubleshooting and component locations edition 01. 98. ( nhtsa item number - 619539 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
47
NHTSA Item Number:
619540

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding automatic transmission wiring diagram. ( nhtsa item number - 619540 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
15
NHTSA Item Number:
619541

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:seat heater/cooler.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding heated seat wiring diagram. ( nhtsa item number - 619541 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
16
NHTSA Item Number:
619542

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wiring diagram for central control module for comfort system, switch for remote unlock, rear lid, control module for comfort system. ( nhtsa item number - 619542 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
24
NHTSA Item Number:
619546

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wiring diagram for the heat oxygen sensor (h02s), secondary air injection (air) pump relay / motor, motronic engine control module (ecm). ( nhtsa item number - 619546 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
29
NHTSA Item Number:
619547

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wiring diagram for the dfi engine control module (ecm), kick down switch, closed throttle position (ctp) sensor, closed thottle position (ctp) switch, glow plug relay, glow plugs (engine). ( nhtsa item number - 619547 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
30
NHTSA Item Number:
619548

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information containing a wiring diagram for the motronic engine control module (ecm), engine speed (rpm) sensor, knock sensor (ks) 1, knock sensor (ks) 2. ( nhtsa item number - 619548 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
31
NHTSA Item Number:
619549

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wiring diagram for the abs control module, differential lock valves, abs inlet / outlet valves, abs / asr warning lights, asr / esp button, abs hydraulic pump, data-bus obd interface. ( nhtsa item number - 619549 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
33
NHTSA Item Number:
619550

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wiring diagram for the transmission control module (tcm), solenoid valves, transmission fluid temperature sensor. ( nhtsa item number - 619550 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0102
NHTSA Item Number:
621611

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist with coolant leaking from the coolant reservoir bottle wiring connector contaminating the wiring harness and / or contamination resulting in various malfunctions of the instrument planel. ( nhtsa item number - 621611 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
20
NHTSA Item Number:
619545

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information containing wiring diagram for the comfort system, with anti-theft alarm system (vehicles with power windows). ( nhtsa item number - 619545 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
0101
NHTSA Item Number:
621613

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding latch system lower anchors and tethers for children, installing / retrofitting. ( nhtsa item number - 621613 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
900101
NHTSA Item Number:
621623

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding malfunctioning instrument cluster. ( nhtsa item number - 621623 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-07-01
Bulletin Number:
800101
NHTSA Item Number:
622402

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:blower.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing excessive noise and / or vibration originating from the fresh air blower motor assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 622402 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
0103
NHTSA Item Number:
626970

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience instrument cluster malfunction. ( nhtsa item number - 626970 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
0101
NHTSA Item Number:
632149

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:switches:brake light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Technical information on replacing / adjusting the brake switch. ( nhtsa item number - 632149 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-11-01
Bulletin Number:
0101
NHTSA Item Number:
626974

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience a humming noise from front of vehicle during cornering. ( nhtsa item number - 626974 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
0201
NHTSA Item Number:
633842

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:blower.

Service Bulletin Summary: Fresh air blower motor, inoperative at ambient air temperatures near or below freezing. ( nhtsa item number - 633842 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-08-01
Bulletin Number:
0205
NHTSA Item Number:
10000542

Component Description: Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Malfunction indicator light on with diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) p0410, p0411, or p1423 stored in dtc memory. ( nhtsa item number - 10000542 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-04-01
Bulletin Number:
0307
NHTSA Item Number:
10001570

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Driver and passenger door window regulator repairs. ( nhtsa item number - 10001570 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
31703
NHTSA Item Number:
10004522

Component Description: Exterior lighting:brake lights:switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety recall - wt - new beetle brake light switch. ( nhtsa item number - 10004522 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
102
NHTSA Item Number:
10004523

Component Description: Exterior lighting:brake lights:switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety recall - wt - brake light switch. ( nhtsa item number - 10004523 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
0401
NHTSA Item Number:
10006057

Component Description: Exterior lighting:brake lights:switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: New style brake light switch requires care during installation to prevent damage to switch. ( nhtsa item number - 10006057 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0410
NHTSA Item Number:
10007712

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Evaluating fuel mixture diagnostic trouble codes (dtc) - how to perform effective diagnostic related to fuel system adaptation system too rich/ too lean. Volkswagen. ( nhtsa item number - 10007712 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0402
NHTSA Item Number:
10007885

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Driver and passenger door window regulator repairing. ( nhtsa item number - 10007885 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-04-01
Bulletin Number:
0603
NHTSA Item Number:
10020720

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Door windows, may seperate from window regulator clamps. ( nhtsa item number - 10020720 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010702
NHTSA Item Number:
10021315

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:hose.

Service Bulletin Summary: Dtc's p1297 (17705) or p1557 (17965) stored in dtc memory. This may be caused by intake hoses leaking (during boost conditions) due to incorrect torque on clamps or improper placement, worn or torn intake hoses. ( nhtsa item number - 10021315 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-06-01
Bulletin Number:
970102
NHTSA Item Number:
10022464

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:front underhood.

Service Bulletin Summary: Wiring harness, coolant contamination at instrument cluster. ( nhtsa item number - 10022464 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-08-01
Bulletin Number:
2015831
NHTSA Item Number:
10026848

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system., (B) Structure: frame and members:underbody shields.

Service Bulletin Summary: Volkswagen: exhaust heat shield, replacement guidelines. Heat shields are to be inspected after completion o any type of repair to the underbody (exhaust system transmission, etc. ), and if damaged, replaced. ( nhtsa item number - 10026848 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TB-09-10-02
NHTSA Item Number:
10035204

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator., (B) Electrical system:battery., (C) Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Volkswagen: headlights may intermittently dim slightly at idle. At idle speed the alternator voltage can fluctuate, as the alternator cannot fully compensate the fluctuations. Some electric consumers come on in cycles or have no constant ( nhtsa item number - 10035204 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TB-94-10-02
NHTSA Item Number:
10036467

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system:wiring., (C) Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Volkswagen: headlights may intermittently dim slightly at idle. The headlamps or inside lights intermittently dim slightly at idle speed. At idle speed the alternator voltage can fluctuate, as the alternator cannot fully compensate the f ( nhtsa item number - 10036467 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-04-01
Bulletin Number:
TT-21-10-01
NHTSA Item Number:
10051241

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger.

Service Bulletin Summary: Volkswagen: diagnosis n75 solenoid valve on turbocharger, with fault codes p0299 and p0234, that leads to testing on which vacuum ports that would hold and which ones will not. No models were listed. Model years 2006-2013 with 2. 0t gaso ( nhtsa item number - 10051241 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SM-91-2012
NHTSA Item Number:
10051320

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Audi/volkswagen: a parts circular is issued regarding the fuel pump claims procedures. No model or model years listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10051320 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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Make(s):
VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
NEW BEETLE
Year(s):
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
NHTSA ID:
03V265000
Recall Date:
July 25th, 2003
Units Affected:
295,136

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:brake lights:switch.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles, the brake lamp switch may malfunction. .

Conequence: If this happens, the brake lamps could become inoperative; or the lamps could come on and stay on, even though the vehicle is parked. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the brake lamp switches. Owner notification began september 26, 2003. Owners should contact vwoa at 1-800-822-8987. .

Notes: Vw recall no. Wt. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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2
Make(s):
ACURA, BMW, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, ISUZU, JEEP, LEXUS, MAZDA, MERCEDES BENZ, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PONTIAC, SATURN, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
190E, 3 SERIES, 430, 4RUNNER, 5 SERIES, ACCORD, ALTIMA, ASTRO, B-SERIES TRUCK, BEETLE, BLAZER, BRONCO, CAMARO, CAMRY, CAMRY SOLARA, CAPRICE, CAVALIER, CHEROKEE, CIVIC, COROLLA, CRX, D50, DAKOTA, DEL SOL, E46, ECLIPSE, ESCALADE, ESCORT, EXPEDITION, EXPLORER, EXPLORER SPORT, EXPLORER SPORT TRAC, F-150, F-250 SD, FOCUS, FRONTIER, GRAND CHEROKEE, IMPALA, INTEGRA, IS 300, JIMMY, LEGEND, LIBERTY, LS400, MAXIMA, MIATA, MIRAGE, MUSTANG, NEON, PATHFINDER, PICKUP, PICKUP TRUCK, PRELUDE, PROBE, PROTEGE, RANGER, RX300, S-SERIES, S10, S15, SAFARI, SENTRA, SILVERADO, SUBURBAN, SUNFIRE, TACOMA, TAHOE, TAURUS, TERCEL, TUNDRA, WRANGLER, XTERRA, Z3
Year(s):
1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Manufacturer:
PRO-A MOTORS, INC.
NHTSA ID:
06E026000
Recall Date:
March 23rd, 2006
Units Affected:
61,944

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Certain pro-a motors corner lamps, turn signals, and headlights sold as replacement lamps for use on certain passenger vehicles listed above. Some combination lamps that are not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. .

Conequence: Without the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning. .

Remedy: Pro-a motors will notify owners and offer to repurchase the lamps. The recall began on april 3, 2006. Owners may contact pro-a motors at 323-838-2988. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to pro-a motors aftermarket lamps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles. For more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled "lamp model numbers. " customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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3
Make(s):
ACURA, AUDI, BMW, CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, JEEP, LEXUS, MAZDA, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, SUBARU, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
200SX, 350Z, 4RUNNER, 5 SERIES, A4, ACCORD, ASTRO, B-SERIES TRUCK, BEETLE, CAMRY, CAVALIER, CELICA, CIVIC, COROLLA, CRX, D21, DAKOTA, DEL SOL, E36, E46, ECLIPSE, EXPLORER, F-150, F-250, F-350, FOCUS, IMPREZA, INTEGRA, LEGEND, LIBERTY, LS400, MAXIMA, MUSTANG, NEON, PATHFINDER, PICKUP, PRELUDE, RAM, RANGER, RL, RX300, S10, S15, SENTRA, SEQUOIA, TACOMA, TUNDRA
Year(s):
1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
CK MOTORSPORT, INC.
NHTSA ID:
06E049000
Recall Date:
May 24th, 2006
Units Affected:
27,176

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Certain ck motorsports combination headlights, clear corner, bumper, and side marker lights sold as replacement lamps for use on the passenger vehicles listed above. Some combination lamps that are not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. .

Conequence: Without the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning. .

Remedy: Ck motorsport will notify owners and replace the noncompliant lamps free of charge. The recall began on july 1, 2006. Owners may contact ck motorsport at 1-909-610-7211. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by the vehicle manufacturers. For more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled "lamp model numbers. " customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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4
Make(s):
VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
BEETLE, JETTA
Year(s):
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
NHTSA ID:
06V183000
Recall Date:
May 24th, 2006
Units Affected:
646,246

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:brake lights:switch.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles equipped with automatic or manual transmissions and cruise controls, a brake light switch on these vehicles may malfunction if it was installed incorrectly during safety recalls 03v-265 or 04v-096. .

Conequence: The brake lights could become inoperative, or remain on. Failure to provide the proper signal when braking could lead to a crash without warning. .

Remedy: Dealers will install the newly designed brake light switch free of charge. The recall began on november 27, 2006. Vehicles within the make, model, and model year of this population may be involved in either this recall or 06v-183, but not both. The remedy is the same for each recall. Volkswagen dealers will apply the remedy based on the vin number of the vehicle. Owners may contact vw at 1-800-822-8987. .

Notes: Vw recall no. N4. Customers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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5
Make(s):
ACURA, AUDI, BMW, CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, HONDA, INFINITI, MITSUBISHI, SCION, SUBARU, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
A4, ACCORD, BEETLE, C10, CAMRY SOLARA, CIVIC, CRX, DEL SOL, E36, ECLIPSE, EXPEDITION, F-150, G35, INTEGRA, MUSTANG, NEON, PRELUDE, RAM, S10, SILVERADO, WRX, XB
Year(s):
1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
AAI MOTORSPORTS USA, LLC
NHTSA ID:
06E060000
Recall Date:
June 29th, 2006
Units Affected:
87,745

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Certain aai motorsports combination lamps sold as replacement lamps for use on the above list passenger vehicles. Combination lamps not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Lack of amber side reflectors in the lamps will decrease lighting visibility to other drivers and may possibly result in a vehicle crash.

Remedy: Aai motorsports will notify owners and replace the lamps free of charge. The recall began on august 1, 2006. Owners may contact aai motorsports at 909-923-9188. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aai motorsports aftermarket lamps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles. For more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled "lamp model numbers. " customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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6
Make(s):
CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, MINI, NISSAN, OLDSMOBILE, SUBARU, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
ACCORD, BEETLE, C10, CAMRY, CAVALIER, CIVIC, COOPER, COROLLA, CRX, F-150, FOCUS, IMPREZA, MAXIMA, MUSTANG, NEON, PICKUP, PRELUDE, RAM, RANGER, S10, SIERRA, SILHOUETTE, SILVERADO, TERCEL, VENTURE
Year(s):
1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
K2 MOTOR CORPORATION
NHTSA ID:
08E050000
Recall Date:
August 11th, 2008
Units Affected:
1,921

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Summary: K2 motor is recalling 1,921 aftermarket headlamps of various models sold for use on the above listed vehicles. These headlamps are missing the amber side reflex reflector which fails to conform with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Without the amber side reflex reflectors, the lighting visibility may be affected, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: K2 motor will notify owners and offer a full refund. The recall began on decemeber 17, 2008. Owners may contact k2 motor at 1-909-839-2992. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by honda, ford, or chrysler llc. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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7
Make(s):
ACURA, BMW, CHEVROLET, CHRYSLER, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, HYUNDAI, JEEP, KIA, LEXUS, LINCOLN, MAZDA, MERCEDES, MERCEDES BENZ, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PONTIAC, PORSCHE, SATURN, SCION, SUBARU, SUZUKI, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
190E, 300M, 4RUNNER, 626, ACCORD, ALTIMA, AVALANCHE, AVENGER, B-SERIES TRUCK, B2000, BEETLE, BLAZER, BONNEVILLE, BOXSTER, C10, CAMARO, CAPRICE, CARAVAN, CAVALIER, CHEROKEE, CIVIC, CONCORDE, COROLLA, CORVETTE, CRX, D21, DAKOTA, DURANGO, E CLASS, E36, E39, ECLIPSE, ECONOLINE, ELEMENT, ES, EXPEDITION, EXPLORER, EXPRESS, F-150, F-250, F250, FOCUS, FRONTIER, GOLF, GRAND AM, GRAND CHEROKEE, GRAND PRIX, GS, IMPREZA, INTEGRA, INTREPID, ION, IS, JETTA, LEGEND, LIBERTY, LS, LUMINA, MALIBU, MATRIX, MAXIMA, MAZDA6, MIRAGE, MUSTANG, NAVIGATOR, NEON, ODYSSEY, PATHFINDER, PICKUP, PROTEGE, PT CRUISER, RAM, RANGER, RAV4, RSX, RX300, S CLASS, S10, SAVANA, SEBRING, SENTRA, SILVERADO, SL, SL CLASS, SONATA, SPORTAGE, SUNBIRD, TACOMA, TAURUS, THUNDERBIRD, VITARA, XB, XTERRA
Year(s):
1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
SABERSPORT
NHTSA ID:
09E012000
Recall Date:
April 7th, 2009
Units Affected:
16,270

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Sabersport is recalling 16,270 combination corner and bumper lamp assemblies of various part numbers sold for use as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles. These headlamps fail to conform to the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. " these lamps do not contain the required amber side reflectors. .

Conequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Sabersport will notify owners and offer a full refund for the noncompliant combination lamps. The safety recall began on may 11, 2009. Owners may contact sabersport at 1-909-598-7589. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles produced by the vehicle manufacturer. In order to determine if your aftermarket lamp assembly is affected by this noncompliance, please review the list of model numbers provided to us by sabersport. The list can be found under "document search" located at the bottom of your screen. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
AUDI, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
A4, BEETLE, GOLF, JETTA, PASSAT, TT
Year(s):
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013
Manufacturer:
The Gates Corporation
NHTSA ID:
14E007000
Recall Date:
March 7th, 2014
Units Affected:
50

Affected Component: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Summary: The gates corporation (gates) is recalling certain aftermarket tru-flow water pumps, part number tfw 41127, sold at certain napa auto parts and/or installed by automotive service technicians after november 1, 2013 (and manufactured august 2013 through october 2013) that have a black-colored pulley/sprocket or do not have 'us9377' stamped on the water pump housing. These service replacement parts were sold for use in model year 1999-2005 audi a4, 2000-2006 audi tt, 1998-2005 volkswagen beetle, 1999-2006 golf, 1999-2008 and 2011-2013 volkswagen jetta, and 2000-2005 volkswagen passat. In the affected water pumps, the pulley or sprocket that turns the timing belt may develop microfractures causing the timing belt to fail. .

Conequence: A failure of the timing belt may cause the engine to shut down, potentially increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Gates will notify owners, and dealers will replace the water pump, free of charge. The recall began during may 2014. Owners may contact the gates corporation at 1-303-744-1911. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
BEETLE
Year(s):
1998
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
NHTSA ID:
98V100000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
8,500

Affected Component: Electrical system:wiring:front underhood.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. The electrical wiring located in the engine compartment was routed too close to the endge of the vehicle's battery tray. The wiring can become damaged over time by chafing and the air-conditioner compressor and/or the fuel pump can malfunction. .

Conequence: A malfunction of the fuel pump can cause the vehicle to stall, and in some instances, could also result in a wiring fire in the engine compartment. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a modified battery tray and inspect, properly route, and securing the wiring in accordance with the recall repair instructions. .

Notes: Owner notification began may 14, 1998. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact vw at 1-877-4-beetle (1-877-423-3853). Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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