Recall List for the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Official recalls have been issued for the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 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:

    If the driver is not notified by an audible noise that the key is left in the ignition, it can increase the risk of vehicle theft or crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 26, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    73,545
  2. RECALL:

    A short-circuit can increase the risk of a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 13, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    45,457
  3. RECALL:

    If the air bag were to tear or unfold incorrectly during deployment, it can increase the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 06, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    821
  4. RECALL:

    A loose or improperly tightened ball joint nut can result in the separation of the lower ball joint causing steering, traction or other stability issues, ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 16, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    2,464
  5. RECALL:

    If the lower loop of the rear shock absorber detaches, there may be a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 25, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    7,430
  6. RECALL:

    If the engine support bolts were not properly tightened, an unexpected engine breakdown or loss of engine power may occur, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 08, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    4
  7. RECALL: Incorrect Driver Air Bag Installed/FMVSS 208

    In the event of a crash, the incorrect air bags may not protect the driver as intended, increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 09, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    3,768
  8. RECALL: Back-Up Lights May Not Be Bright Enough/FMVSS 108

    If the back-up lights are not bright enough, other drivers may not see the vehicle reversing, or the driver may back into an obstacle, increasing the risk ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 18, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    5,509

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