2018 Volkswagen Tiguan recall 94J9

Volkswagen Recall 94J9: Back-Up Lights May Not Be Bright Enough/FMVSS 108

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

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 of a crash.

Exterior Lighting — Tail Lights

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan long wheel base (LWB) vehicles. The back-up lights in the taillight assemblies may not be bright enough. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Actions
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected inner taillight assemblies, free of charge. The recall began December 15, 2017. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 94J9.
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Date Announced
OCT 18, 2017
Vehicles Affected
5,509
Volkswagen Recall #
94J9
NHTSA Campaign #
17V662000
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