The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)
Product: Passenger car/van / Light commercial vehicle
Name: Amarok, Caddy, Crafter, T5, T6, Polo
Company recall code: 01E3
Production dates: The affected vehicles were manufactured between 29 April 2008 and 7 March 2016.
Type of alert: Serious
Category: Motor vehicles
Type / number of model: Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0356, e1*2001/116*0252, e1*2007/46*0217, e1*2007/46*1614, e1*2007/46*1613, e1*2007/46*1619, e1*2001/116*0220, e1*2001/116*0289, e1*2007/46*0130, e1*2007/46*1783, Types: 2H, 2K, 2KN, SYN2E, SYN1E, SZN1E, 7HC, 7HMA, 7J0, AW
Risk type: Injuries
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Description: Vehicles under VW recall code: 01E3.
Country of origin: Germany
Alert submitted by: Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in: Slovakia, Sweden