2015 Volkswagen e-Golf recall 93B4

Volkswagen Recall 93B4: Electric Motor May Shutdown Unexpectedly

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

An unexpected vehicle shutdown can increase the risk of a crash.

Engine And Engine Cooling — Engine
Electrical System — Battery — Propulsion System

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 e-Golf vehicles manufactured May 21, 2014, to March 1, 2016. Oversensitive diagnostics for the high-voltage battery management system may falsely detect an electrical surge resulting in the vehicle's electric drive motor shutting down unexpectedly.
Actions
Volkswagen has notified owners, and dealers will update the battery management software, free of charge. The recall began March 15, 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 93B4.
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Date Announced
MAR 07, 2016
Vehicles Affected
5,561
Volkswagen Recall #
93B4
NHTSA Campaign #
16V138000
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