MOSCOW, 7 July. /TASS/. Russian Volkswagen dealer – LLC “Volkswagen group Rus” – recalls in Russia 1 45 thousand cars of the brand Volkswagen model Golf, Eos, Scirocco and Caddy, and 1 thousand 325 car brand Audi model A3 because of problems with the electrics. To be implemented from 2004 to 2012, reported the Federal Agency on technical regulation and Metrology (Rosstandart).
“The reason for the revocation of Volkswagen and Audi A3 limited period of production was the possibility of thermo-mechanical overload of the main components of the control unit electronic stability control, and therefore a violation of the ground connections in the control unit”, – stated in the message.
Because of this malfunction can refuse a number of functions in stabilizing the vehicle, warns the Rosstandart.
On these vehicles will be carried out the software update control unit electronic stability control.
All repairs will be performed at no charge to owners.