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2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Recalls & Reliability


There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

  • Summary: Volkswagen of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2014 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, and Passat vehicles equipped with a 1.8T engine and torque converter automatic transmission. In the affected vehicles, the O-ring seals between the oil cooler and the transmission may leak fluid.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 26452
  • Consequence: The leaking transmission fluid could contact a hot surface and result in a vehicle fire.
  • Remedy: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the O-ring seals in the transmission oil cooler, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on April 16, 2014. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 38B9/9V.
  • Dates of Manufacture FEB 02, 2014 to APR 07, 2014
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 38B9/9V
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 14V182000
POWER TRAINRecall Date: 11/13/2013
  • Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Jetta Hybrid vehicles manufactured October 2012 through October 2013 and equipped with a DQ-200 direct-shift gearbox. Due to gearbox fluid additives, the control module within the gearbox may corrode. The deposits from this corrosion may cause an electrical short and result in a stall-like condition.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 3837
  • Consequence: This sudden loss of power while driving increases the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the gearbox oil with a non-corrosive version, free of charge. The recall began on December 6, 2013. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's recall number is 34F6/4V.
  • Dates of Manufacture SEP 30, 2012 to OCT 30, 2013
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 34F6/4V
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 13V568000


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The 2014 Jetta Hybrid has a three-year/36,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain limited warranty.

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