Volkswagen Group Australia — MY 2016 & MY 2017 Golf

Identifying features

What are the defects?

Certain Volkswagen Golf models of a limited production period may have tyre placard labels displaying the wrong specifications for the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

A wheel and tyre combination may inadvertently be fitted to the vehicle that does not meet the vehicle requirements. This may affect the handling of the vehicle, causing a possible safety risk to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by direct mail and asked to visit their preferred Volkswagen authorised dealer to have the correct tyre label fitted.

Volkswagen Group Australia
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volkswagen dealers

Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category