Volkswagen Group Australia — MY2016 & MY2017 Golf Wagon and Passat

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A software error may cause an inoperative dipped beam, main beam, daytime running light, rear fog light or indicator bulb to not be indicated to the driver. Operative bulbs may also be shown to be inoperative.

What are the hazards?

This may present a hazard to the occupants of the vehicle or other road users, especially in low light conditions or at night.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail. Consumers should contact their nearest Volkswagen dealership to arrange an inspection and update of the body control module software.

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