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This may result in intermittent or inoperative turn signal and hazard flasher function.

Exterior Lighting — Hazard Flashing Warning Lights — Switch

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, the hazard switch and flasher system function may degrade over time because of distortion and material transfer of the contacts of certain hazard switch relays which occurs due to substantially increased electrical current load from higher wattage turn signal bulbs.
Actions
Dealers will replace the hazard flasher switch/relay kit. The recall began on March 31, 2005. Owners should contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987.
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Date Announced
DEC 16, 2004
Vehicles Affected
410,000
Volkswagen Recall #
VX
NHTSA Campaign #
04V584000
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