VIN Mix-up Prompts Recall of Volkswagen Jetta Vehicles

The mismatched VINs make the affected vehicle noncompliant with regulatory requirements

VIN Mix-up Prompts Recall of Volkswagen Jetta Vehicles
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June 7, 2017

Volkswagen is recalling certain model year 2017 Jetta vehicles. The affected vehicles have Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) markings on the body that do not match the VIN plate near the windshield.

The mismatched VINs make the vehicles noncompliant with regulatory requirements. More specifically, the vehicles are in violation of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."

This recall began on June 2, 2017. Volkswagen has notified owners and the recalled vehicles have been replaced.

For more information, contact Volkswagen customer service at (800) 893-5298. Volkswagen's reference number for this recall is 06A8.