Product Type: 
Motor vehicles
Product Manufacturer: 
VW commercial vehicles
Serial number(s): 
Type approval number: e1*2001/116*0220*; type: 7HC
Recall Date: 
Tuesday, 16 July, 2019
Manufactured dates: 
The affected vehicles were manufactured between 23 July 2015 and 8 February 2019.
Contact Details: 
Return to main dealer
Investigator Name: 
European Commission Alert System for dangerous non-food products

If the vehicle is washed with a high-pressure cleaner, water may enter the interior, damage the control device for the tailgate and cause an incomplete short circuit with localised damage from scorching.
When air enters through open windows, doors, or the sliding roof, the damage from scorching can develop into a fire.