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Leaking fuel, in the presence of an ignition source, may cause a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Delivery — Fuel Pump

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with gasoline engines and double-layer fuel tanks, tension on the fuel supply line may cause the fuel pump supply nipple to crack which could result in a leak.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the fuel supply line for tension, and inspect the fuel pump supply nipple for cracking. If necessary the fuel line and the fuel pump will be replaced free of charge. The recall began on July 25, 2005. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987.
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Date Announced
APR 19, 2005
Vehicles Affected
30,708
Volkswagen Recall #
UU
NHTSA Campaign #
05V154000
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