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2021 VW Atlas Cross Sport Recall for Equipment, Other, Labels Problem #22V086000


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT RECALL – #22V086000

RECALL FOR EQUIPMENT : OTHER : LABELS

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2021 Atlas and 2020-2021 Atlas Cross Sport vehicles equipped with accessory side steps. The reduced Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) label, reflecting the additional weight of the side steps, was not installed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 110, “Tire Selection and Rims.”

Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Vehicle 2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufactured between 1/1/1900 – 1/1/1900
Recalled on 2/17/2022
Influenced by Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Owners Notified on 1/1/1900
# Affected 3,648
Recalled for EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

 
Description Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2021 Atlas and 2020-2021 Atlas Cross Sport vehicles equipped with accessory side steps. The reduced Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) label, reflecting the additional weight of the side steps, was not installed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 110, “Tire Selection and Rims.”
Consequences Without the reduced GVWR label, the vehicle could be overloaded, leading to a loss of control and increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective action Dealers will install the reduced GVWR label, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 15, 2022. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 09D9.
Notes Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.
See also


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for TIRES, SIDEWALL


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for STEERING


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for BACK OVER PREVENTION, SENSING SYSTEM, CAMERA


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for STEERING


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for WHEELS, RIM


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for WHEELS, LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for SUSPENSION, FRONT, WHEEL BEARING


2021 VW ATLAS CROSS SPORT Recall for WHEELS, LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

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