A fuel leak in the engine compartment can increase the risk of a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Delivery — Hoses, Lines/Piping, And Fittings

Date Announced
DEC 05, 2018
Vehicles Affected
516
Volkswagen Recall #
20Bi
NHTSA Campaign #
18V864000
Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 Volkswagen Golf R vehicles. The fuel hose quick connector may detach from the fuel supply line in the engine bay, resulting in a fuel leak.
Actions
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will secure the fuel line connection, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began January 11, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20Bi.