According to Volkswagen of America, Inc., when using winterized fuel in certain conditions, bubbles may form in the fuel system which could result in the vehicle stalling and increase the risk of a crash.
To see the two (2) documents associated with this recall, click here and scroll down to the accessible PDF files.
According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration ("NHTSA"), Volkswagen of America, Inc. will notify vehicle owners directly, and its authorized dealers will update the vehicle’s software to increase the fuel pump pressure free of charge. Owners may also contact Volkswagen of America, Inc. direct at 1-888-327-4236.
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