2020 Volkswagen Arteon TSBs

2020 Volkswagen Arteon

173 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2020 Arteon are official communications between Volkswagen & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:COMPRESSOR
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
  • VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REFRIGERANT HOSES AND FITTINGS
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
  • TIRES
  • WHEELS
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION:SOFTWARE
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • UNKNOWN OR OTHER
  • STEERING

    BRAKES (PWS)

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:COMPRESSOR

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK

    ENGINE (PWS)

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #20VWUSMN112619

      Date Announced:
      NOV 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168643

      "Additional Maintenance Items section: Transmission, automatic: Change fluid and filter (excluding Canada) (only non-DSG Automatic Transmission) every 80,000 miles : REMOVED: ""and filter""" Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:REFRIGERANT HOSES AND FITTINGS

    AIR BAGS

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #V5515032021354_7

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185665

      Body surfaces (engine compartment and underside of hood) are not directly visible (exposed) therefore do not match exterior paint finish. Read More »

    • TSB #V0017062033708-6

      Date Announced:
      SEP 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180556

      Updated to include additional models and model year applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #V0019012040590_7

      Date Announced:
      JUN 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176951

      Water Migration Under the RAPGARDÿ¿ÿ¿ÿ¿ÿ® transportation protection. Updated to include additional model year applicability Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

    TIRES

    WHEELS

    BACK OVER PREVENTION:SOFTWARE

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #SM 23-2021

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189594

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #V8718082049039_9

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189595

      A/C system flush instruction. Updated to include an additional flush machine. Read More »

    • TSB #V3920012060391_3

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189596

      Bevel box leak. Update to include a manufactures date break. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 57 21 01_3

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187574

      MQB KESSY adaptation tip. Read More »

    • TSB #SM 15-2021

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187573

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the part numbers listed (State of California only). Read More »

    • TSB #SM 11-2021

      Date Announced:
      FEB 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187513

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #V3920012060391_2

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187519

      Bevel Box Leak Read More »

    • TSB #SM 08-2021

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186406

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #SM C-2020

      Date Announced:
      DEC 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185155

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the part numbers listed (State of California only). Read More »

    • TSB #TT 57 10 15

      Date Announced:
      DEC 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185216

      Updated key ordering protocol Read More »

    • TSB #SM 04-2020

      Date Announced:
      NOV 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182509

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the part numbers listed and order the superseded part numbers. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 45 09 05-6

      Date Announced:
      SEP 25, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180603

      Antilock brake function test direction. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 45 09 05

      Date Announced:
      SEP 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180101

      Antilock brake function test direction. Read More »

    • TSB #V3920012060391_1

      Date Announced:
      AUG 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178574

      Bevel Box Leak Read More »

    • TSB #TT 91 20 09

      Date Announced:
      AUG 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178420

      Metadata update. Read More »

    • TSB #V8718082049039_8

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178422

      metadata adjustment. Read More »

    • TSB #V8718082049039_7

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178421

      To include additional model year applicability and procedural steps for A.C. line pin removal & installation. Read More »

    • TSB #SM 42-2020

      Date Announced:
      JUL 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177241

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the part numbers listed if they meet the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #V0018052010380_8

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176289

      Update to include 2020-2021 model and model year applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #VOS-20-17

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175976

      This document outlines updates to the ODIS diagnostic software. Updates include corrected diagnostic test plans for the stated vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 91 20 05

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175960

      Car Net button function testing tip. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 91 18 06

      Date Announced:
      MAY 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175375

      Apple car play function. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 91 19 04ss3

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174992

      Addressing no green light for Car-Net. Update title. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 91 19 04

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174990

      Addressing no green light for Car-Net. Update text to clarify procedure. Read More »

    • TSB #V001807203693517

      Date Announced:
      APR 14, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174056

      By-pack instruction for PDI, include additional model year applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #VWALLMDLTRECHNS

      Date Announced:
      APR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173862

      Tire Chain Information (for California dealers only) All Model Years. Information only for all other dealers. Read More »

    • TSB #SM 21-2020

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173839

      This special notice is to inform dealers to return the parts listed if it meets the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 45 18 03

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172945

      Autonomous data event gathering Read More »

    • TSB #Dealercomm200310

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172552

      Volkswagen After Sales Weekly Communication - March 10, 2020 Read More »

    • TSB #20ArteonSrvXprs

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171380

      New Doc Read More »

    • TSB #V8718052049039_6

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171392

      Update to model metadata to accommodate 2019 Jetta pull-ahead. Read More »

    • TSB #QTRemoteStartExt

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171121

      Information on the installation of remote start and extended range Read More »

    • TSB #V1917012022548_8

      Date Announced:
      JAN 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170210

      Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type. Read More »

    • TSB #V171803_2037201

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169516

      Engine Oil Checking at Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI). Updated to include model year 2020 applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #V011812_2014603

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169135

      Update model applicability to MY 2020. Read More »

    • TSB #V171901_2012855

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167196

      Update to Volkswagen engine oil standards. Read More »

    • TSB #Bulletin55K5rev1

      Date Announced:
      SEP 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165032

      UPDATE - Emergency Release for Rear Lid -REVISION Read More »

    • TSB #V001901_2040590

      Date Announced:
      SEP 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165055

      Include additional photo's of water ingress. Also includes 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB Read More »

    • TSB #20VWUSMN082619

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164263

      "Additional Maintenance Items section: Brake fluid: CHANGED TO: "3 years after registration and then every 2 years regardless of mileage" Sparkplugs: Replace at 40,000 miles: ADDED: Atlas Cross Sport Sparkplugs: Replace at 80,000 ... Read More »

    • TSB #TT 001202

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164239

      TT 001202........Also includes 2005 Jetta wagon and 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB Read More »

    • TSB #SM 66-2019

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164253

      The part number listed in the document are to be returned if they meet the criteria provided. Read More »

    • TSB #30DayInvCklst

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164430

      REMOVED all 12 hour wait period before starting references. ADDED EFB to "Select correct battery type" in bottom box. Also Jetta Wagon 2005 and 2018-2020 Tiguan LWB. Read More »

    • TSB #20VWUSMN080719

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163843

      "Additional Maintenance Items section: Sparkplugs Replace at 40K miles: ADDED: GTI and Jetta GLI to exceptions. Sparkplugs Replace at 80K miles: ADDED: GTI and Jetta GLI to only models." Read More »

    • TSB #20VWUSMNT62519

      Date Announced:
      JUL 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162898

      Extended Maintenance section: ADDED: "Perform Standard Maintenance items". This also includes Golf R Read More »

    • TSB #Quick Tip V1.0

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161676

      Remote start and extended range quick tip - Jetta GLI Read More »

    • TSB #TT571802

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161636

      Remote Key Battery Replacement. Read More »

    • TSB #171901_2012855

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161673

      Remote Key Battery Replacement Read More »

    • TSB #V171805-2012855

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161234

      Engine oils which meet Volkswagen oil quality standards. Read More »

    • TSB #20VWUSMaint6519

      Date Announced:
      JUN 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161297

      "Standard Maintenance section: MOVED Tires, Windshield Washer System & Windshield Wiper items from Extended Maintenance section. Read More »

    • TSB #SM C-2019

      Date Announced:
      APR 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159338

      The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided. This bulletin also includes the 2018, 2019 Alltrack and 2020 Arteon. Read More »

    • TSB #SM 33-2019

      Date Announced:
      MAR 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159010

      The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #TT 57 21 01

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186570

      MQB KESSY adaptation tip Read More »

    • TSB #V1719012012855_3

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186578

      Updated to include an additional model year applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #Dealer OCU3_V2

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184282

      This dealer memo is an informational memo regarding the previous communication we sent out for the OCU3 Replacements. Dealers are still asking questions and we wanted to clarify further. The previous issue was fixed on 11/20/2020. Read More »

    • TSB #Dealer - OCU3

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183388

      This dealer memo is an informational memo regarding to stop OCU3 Replacement until after 11/20/2020. Read More »

    • TSB #V171806201781314

      Date Announced:
      NOV 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182515

      Oil consumption test updated to include additional models and model year applicability. Read More »

    • TSB #TT 45 18 03

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179133

      Autonomous data event gathering Read More »

    • TSB #V1917012022548_7

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170208

      Update to Volkswagen Identifying and mixing of coolant. Introducing new coolant type. Read More »

    • TSB #V001809-2053065

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161213

      Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction. Read More »

    • TSB #V001808-2053065

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161186

      Additional Safety Inquiry and Reporting instruction. Read More »

    • TSB #V171806-2017813

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161214

      Update to TB to include model year 2018 & 2019 applicability. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

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