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2012 Volkswagen Touareg recall 46G4

Volkswagen Recall 46G4: Missing Brake Pedal Clip May Cause Loss Of Braking

2012 Volkswagen Touareg

If the brake pedal dislodges, the driver may not be able to apply the brakes, increasing the risk of a crash.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Pedals And Linkages

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2016 Touareg vehicles. The brake pedal pivot pin may be missing a securing clip, allowing the pivot pin to move and the brake pedal to dislodge.
Actions
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake pedal assembly to verify the presence of the securing clip and install any missing securing clips, free of charge. The recall began on April 27, 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 46G4.
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Date Announced
MAR 24, 2016
Vehicles Affected
46,574
Volkswagen Recall #
46G4
NHTSA Campaign #
16V170000
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