2015 Volkswagen Passat TSB 10122156

Volkswagen TSB #V571506 2041749

2015 Volkswagen Passat

TSB Document:

Affected Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Summary
Technical Bulletin (Door Arrester (Door Check Rod/Door Check Strap) Noisy or Defective): The document informs of The condition being caused by water ingress into the door arrester that accumulates in the arrester boot and freezes during cold weather conditions. The ice built up around the door arrester slider spring prevents it from compressing during door opening and closing operation and the spring will eventually wear through the plastic slider and damage the check rod. This document discusses the "Fault Codes" necessary to diagnosis, and potential remedy of issue. The fault codes for checking warranty coverage for servicing the vehicle are also available.

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Date Published
DEC 16, 2015
NHTSA TSB #
10122156
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