Owners of current model Volkswagen Passat vehicles sold in Australia are facing a return trip to their dealership to have a potentially dangerous fault with the sunroof attended to.
Affecting MY2015 and MY2016 Volkswagen Passat wagons, the sunroof recall is being overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
The ACCC recall notice advising that the specified limits of the roll back function of the sunroof may be exceeded when closing using the remote key.
There is a crush hazard if limbs are trapped in the sunroof during closing when using the remote key.
A letter is being sent to affected owners of the affected Volkswagen Passat vehicles and further information is available from Volkswagen dealerships or the Volkswagen Customer care line on 1800 504 076.