Please note: The TSB information displayed below are summaries. We do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

The TSB numbers are the NHTSA numbers, which are different from the manufacturer-assigned TSB numbers — the NHTSA doesn't keep track of those. It's a very screwed up situation that's almost completely unhelpful to you as the consumer. Use the issue date or the title when asking your dealer for more information about a TSB.

    STEERING

    • TSB #V401602 2040561

      NHTSA ID #10126866

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 25 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Updated to include model year 2017 applicability

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    STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

    • TSB #TB-35-11-01

      NHTSA ID #10041250

      • Date Announced: JUNE 06 2011
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: THE GEAR BOX HAS A MOMENTARILY DELAY WHILE ACCELERATING. *RM

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    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #V011615 2014815

      NHTSA ID #10126870

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update to include additional model year applicability.

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    • TSB #V001605 2033846

      NHTSA ID #10126871

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Updated to include additional model year applicability.

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    • TSB #V011510 2040202

      NHTSA ID #10122952

      • Date Announced: MAY 04 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Technical Bulletin: Under certain driving conditions, the secondary air ports in the cylinder head can accumulate carbon over time causing restrictions. This document contains information on servicing the issues, including warranty and fau

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    • TSB #TB-20-13-06

      NHTSA ID #10053936

      • Date Announced: JULY 18 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER SYSTEM, SOLENOID VALVE AND PERFORMING GFF FUNCTION TEST A VACUUM CHECK ON CANISTER PURGE VALVE N80 ARE ESSENTIAL TO DIAGNOSE PROPER OPERATION. MODEL 2009-14 ALL BUT ROUTAN.

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    • TSB #01-13-14

      NHTSA ID #10052336

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A MISFIRE AND/OR REDUCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE. *JS

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    • TSB #TB-15-12-01

      NHTSA ID #10045560

      • Date Announced: JULY 23 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: ALL MODELS EXPERIENCE THE TIMING CHAIN SLIPPING, RATTLING NOISES OF THE ENGINE AFTER STARTING, AND ENGINE FAILS TO START. 2008-13 ALL MODELS. *PE

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #TB-15-11-04

      NHTSA ID #10043276

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 22 2011
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: CERTAIN MODEL YEAR VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING ENGINE NOT STARTING, MAKING A RATTLING NOISE WHEN ENGINE HAS STARTED, TIMING CHAIN KEEPS SLIPPING AND EXHAUST LIGHT COMES ON. *PE

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    • TSB #SB-10-11-01

      NHTSA ID #10038655

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 14 2011
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: MALFUNCTION LIGHT IS ON AND THERE IS NOISE WITH THE ENGINE RUNNING ROUGH. MULTIPLE TROUBLE CODES POSSIBLY STORED. ALL MODELS 2008-2012. *RM

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

    • TSB #TB-19-13-01

      NHTSA ID #10052040

      • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: IT IS A NORMAL OCCURRENCE FOR THE ELECTRIC COOLANT FANS TO CONTINUE TO RUN AFTER THE IGNITION IS SWITCHED OFF. *JS

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #SM 59-2017

      NHTSA ID #10144706

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 18 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document. Only superseded part numbers to be ordered going forward.

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #V201203

      NHTSA ID #10050079

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN:EVAPORATIVE (EVAP) EMISSION SYSTEM, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE DIAGNOSIS. REVISED PROCEDURE DEVELOPED TO TEST EVAP SYSTEM WITHOUT FUEL CAP. *JS

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

    • TSB #SM 12-2017 VWMEX

      NHTSA ID #10144707

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 25 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document. Only superseded part numbers to be ordered going forward.

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #PRI B

      NHTSA ID #10058019

      • Date Announced: JULY 23 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: SOME VOLKSWAGEN VEHICLES WITH 2.0 TFSI ENGINES WILL HAVE THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJECTORS WARRANTY EXTENDED. 7/23/15 *TA

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    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #TB-20-13-05

      NHTSA ID #10052670

      • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: ON SOME VEHICLES, LOW FUEL STORED IN ECM PRESSURE, ENGINE WOULD CRANK BUT NOT START LONG PERIODS WITHOUT DRIVING, MAY RUN ROUGH AND/OR MIL ON. ALL MODELS 2008-2013. *PE

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    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

    • TSB #PRI B

      NHTSA ID #10058019

      • Date Announced: JULY 23 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: SOME VOLKSWAGEN VEHICLES WITH 2.0 TFSI ENGINES WILL HAVE THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJECTORS WARRANTY EXTENDED. 7/23/15 *TA

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    FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

    • TSB #Dealer Letter -

      NHTSA ID #10128064

      • Date Announced: APRIL 03 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: Volkswagen announced a warranty extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles

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    • TSB #WECF HPFP WEXT

      NHTSA ID #10128063

      • Date Announced: APRIL 03 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: This document announced a warranty Volkswagen extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles.

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    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #TB-20-13-05

      NHTSA ID #10052670

      • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: ON SOME VEHICLES, LOW FUEL STORED IN ECM PRESSURE, ENGINE WOULD CRANK BUT NOT START LONG PERIODS WITHOUT DRIVING, MAY RUN ROUGH AND/OR MIL ON. ALL MODELS 2008-2013. *PE

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    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #V371602 2033975

      NHTSA ID #10126867

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Updated to include an additional model year applicability.

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    • TSB #TB-35-11-01

      NHTSA ID #10041250

      • Date Announced: JUNE 06 2011
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: THE GEAR BOX HAS A MOMENTARILY DELAY WHILE ACCELERATING. *RM

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #A971861 2013504-

      NHTSA ID #10144652

      • Date Announced: JUNE 06 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.

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    • TSB #V191602 2022549

      NHTSA ID #10126869

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update model year applicability.

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    • TSB #TT 97-14-02ss1

      NHTSA ID #10121158

      • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Tech Tips Damage to Data Link Connector (DLC) from Aftermarket Devices (Cannot Communicate with Vehicle OBD System)

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    • TSB #V011511 2040202

      NHTSA ID #10122951

      • Date Announced: MAY 05 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Technical Bulletin: Under certain driving conditions, the secondary air ports in the cylinder head can accumulate carbon over time causing restrictions. This document contains information on servicing the issues, and fault codes for diagno

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    • TSB #TT 57-10-15

      NHTSA ID #10121194

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Tech Tips: Vehicles with Immobilizer with Download/Discharge? New Key Will Not Program

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    DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

    • TSB #TT 90-11-10

      NHTSA ID #10125626

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Tech Tips (Instrument Cluster Production Mode): During PDI, or after installation of a replacement cluster, ?Pro? may be displayed in place of the odometer. The high beam indicator may be flashing in the instrument cluster as well. This in

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #TT911615_2045938

      NHTSA ID #10098786

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DIRECTION TO CLARIFY METHODOLOGY FOR UPDATING THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM USING THE SD CARD. ADDITIONAL REFERENCES TO TB AND TECH TALK.

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    • TSB #Update 02122016

      NHTSA ID #10127681

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 12 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated

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    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

    • TSB #VST-16-01

      NHTSA ID #10128379

      • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: explaination of cross car distorion when looking through the windshield and how the "effect" in normal.

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    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #V001706_2033708

      NHTSA ID #10120088

      • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update TB to include model year 2016 & 2017 applicability

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    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #V001706_2033708

      NHTSA ID #10120088

      • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update TB to include model year 2016 & 2017 applicability

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    • TSB #TT 00-16-02

      NHTSA ID #10126899

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 28 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used

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    • TSB #Elsa 6-22-15

      NHTSA ID #10128104

      • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

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    • TSB #PDI - TOUAREG TE

      NHTSA ID #10125845

      • Date Announced: JUNE 13 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: "Touareg Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has pu

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #TT911615_2045938

      NHTSA ID #10098786

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DIRECTION TO CLARIFY METHODOLOGY FOR UPDATING THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM USING THE SD CARD. ADDITIONAL REFERENCES TO TB AND TECH TALK.

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    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #V871622 2019947

      NHTSA ID #10126861

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 24 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update to model year applicability.

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    • TSB #V871621 2043893

      NHTSA ID #10126862

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Updated to include additional model year applicability.

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    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #1-2017 Update

      NHTSA ID #10128055

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

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    • TSB #V691601 2010479

      NHTSA ID #10126785

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 31 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update model year applicability to include 2017.

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    • TSB #V871620 2005566

      NHTSA ID #10126783

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Update model and model year applicability.

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    • TSB #TT 97-12-02

      NHTSA ID #10127969

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 23 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.

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    • TSB #Elsa 6-29-15

      NHTSA ID #10128105

      • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.

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    • TSB #Elsa 6-22-15

      NHTSA ID #10128104

      • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

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    • TSB #Dealer Letter -

      NHTSA ID #10128064

      • Date Announced: APRIL 03 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: Volkswagen announced a warranty extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles

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    • TSB #WECF HPFP WEXT

      NHTSA ID #10128063

      • Date Announced: APRIL 03 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN DEALERSHIP COMMUNICATION: This document announced a warranty Volkswagen extension program to cover the High Pressure Fuel Pump on 2009-2012 model year TDI Clean Diesel Engine vehicles.

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    • TSB #AL-2008-2011

      NHTSA ID #10056164

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AN EXTENSION WARRANTY, WITH SPECIFIC CONDITIONS, 10 YRS OR 120,000 MILES,WHICHEVER IS FIRST, HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEMS WARRANTY FOR INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJE

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    • TSB #PDI - TOUAREG TE

      NHTSA ID #10125759

      • Date Announced: JULY 17 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TOUAREG Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has pur

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    • TSB #PDI - TOUAREG TE

      NHTSA ID #10125845

      • Date Announced: JUNE 13 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: "Touareg Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has pu

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    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #TT 57-10-15

      NHTSA ID #10121194

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Tech Tips: Vehicles with Immobilizer with Download/Discharge? New Key Will Not Program

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    UNKNOWN OR OTHER

    • TSB #AL-2008-2011

      NHTSA ID #10056164

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: VOLKSWAGEN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AN EXTENSION WARRANTY, WITH SPECIFIC CONDITIONS, 10 YRS OR 120,000 MILES,WHICHEVER IS FIRST, HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEMS WARRANTY FOR INTAKE MANIFOLD AND FUEL INJE

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