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2015 Volkswagen Jetta recall 57F6

Volkswagen Recall 57F6: Insufficient Headlight Output

2015 Volkswagen Jetta

Insufficient headlight output may increase the risk of a crash.

Exterior Lighting — Headlights

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Jetta vehicles manufactured July 11, 2014, to November 13, 2014. Due to incorrect software within the headlight control module, the low beam headlights may turn off when high beam lights are turned on. As a result, the light output from the headlights may be insufficient. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108. "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Actions
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the headlight control module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in January 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 57F6.
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Date Announced
DEC 15, 2014
Vehicles Affected
25,007
Volkswagen Recall #
57F6
NHTSA Campaign #
14V790000
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