Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2020550 - VOLKSWAGEN

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
SUV recalled by VOLKSWAGEN
Issue
Vehicle - Steering
What to do

Affected products

2020 | VOLKSWAGEN | ATLAS CROSS SPORT, 2021 | VOLKSWAGEN | ATLAS, 2021 | VOLKSWAGEN | ATLAS CROSS SPORT

Issue

Issue: On certain vehicles, the steering knuckle(s) may have been damaged during production. As a result, the steering knuckle could fail without warning and cause a loss of steering control. Safety Risk: A loss of steering control could create a risk of a crash. Corrective Actions: Volkswagen will contact owners directly and instruct you to stop driving your vehicle. Volkswagen will arrange for free towing to the nearest dealership. The steering knuckles will be inspected and replaced, if necessary.

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 - SUV
Companies
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-65940
Transport Canada ID
2020550