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Recall List for the 2001 Volkswagen Passat

Official recalls have been issued for the 2001 Volkswagen Passat by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Volkswagen service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Volkswagen customer service.

  1. RECALL: Water Pump May Cause Failure Of Timing Belt

    A failure of the timing belt may cause the engine to shut down, potentially increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 07, 2014
    Vehicles Affected
    50
  2. RECALL: Underbody Heat Shields/Fuel System Components

    A heat shield that may contact the exhaust system can result in a vehicle fire. In addition, a fuel leak from a fuel line or fuel tank ventilation valve, ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 07, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
    412,000
  3. RECALL: Vw/Filler Neck/Tire Abrasion

    Fuel leakage can occur increasing the risk of a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JAN 25, 2002
    Vehicles Affected
    487,284
  4. RECALL: Vw/Fuel Sending Units

    Running out of fuel without warning while the fuel gauge indicates that there is sufficient fuel in the tank lead to safety problems. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 03, 2001
    Vehicles Affected
    70,000

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