The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1904/18

Product:  Passenger car

Name: T-ROC

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 29 January 2018 and 12 June 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: VW

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e13*2007/46*1845* Type: A1

Risk type: Injuries
An incorrect adhesive bond between the upper and lower parts of the rear spoiler may have been used.
The upper part of the rear spoiler may consequently become detached and drop onto the road, posing a risk to following traffic.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 66J9

Country of origin: Portugal

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands