Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2020275 - VOLKSWAGEN

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
Car recalled by VOLKSWAGEN
Issue
Vehicle - Brakes
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2020 | VOLKSWAGEN | GOLF, 2020 | VOLKSWAGEN | JETTA

Issue

Issue:
On certain vehicles, the front brake caliper mounting bolts may not be properly tightened. This could cause the bolts to loosen, which may result in reduced brake effectiveness.

Safety Risk:
Reduced brake effectiveness could cause an increase in stopping distance and create the risk of a crash.

Corrective Actions:
Volkswagen will notify owners and instruct you to take your vehicle to a dealer to replace the front brake caliper mounting bolts.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Car
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-66196
Transport Canada ID
2020275