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Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd—Volkswagen Polo

PRA number: 2015/14676
Date published: 4th May 2015

Product information

Product description


Identifying features

Campaign code 15E7
MY 2015
Target 2708 vehicles

What are the defects?

On affected vehicles, the pulley on the camshaft adjuster can break. If the camshaft adjuster fails the belt drive of the engine may also be damaged.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, this can lead to oil loss and in the worst case scenario the engine will no longer be timed correctly and valves may contact the pistons. This may pose an accident hazard to the driver or other road users.

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Volkswagen Authorised Dealers


Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

A letter is being sent to affected owners of the vehicles. For further information, customers can contact their local Volkswagen Authorised Service Centre or contact Volkswagen Customer care on 1800 504 076.