2002 Volkswagen PassatVIN: WVWPD63B32P018358

Vehicle Overview

Year:
2002
Make:
Volkswagen
Model:
Passat
Trim Package:
GLS 1.8T
VIN:
WVWPD63B32P018358
Transmission Type:
N/A
Engine Compressor Type:
TURBOCHARGER
Engine Fuel Type:
premium unleaded (recommended)
Tier Five - Vehicle Market Perception:
N/A
Doors:
4
Vehicle Style:
Sedan
Vehicle Type:
Car
Primary Body Type:
Car
Engine Cylinder:
4
Engine Size:
1.8
Vehicle Size:
Midsize

Vital Stats

Engine 2l 4 cylinders
1.8l 4 cylinders
Transmission N/A
5-spd
Drivetrain
front wheel drive
Seating 4
5
MPG 22 City / 31 HWY
19 City / 28 HWY
Invoice Price $38,911
N/A

Vehicle Specifications

Accessories:
An occasional problem on this vehicle is failure of the Comfort Control Module., 3, The cost to repair the Comfort Control Module is estimated at $290.00 for parts and $65.00 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat-rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
Brake:
Occasional problems on this vehicle (vehicles equipped with ABS/EDL, ABS/EDL ASR or ABS/EDL/ESP antilock brake systems only) is failure of the ABS Control Module., 3, The cost to repair the ABS Control Module is estimated at $900.00 for parts and $150.00 For Labor. All prices are estimates based on $65, 00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
Engine:
Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor, the Ignition Coils (1.8L engine only), Water Pump and the Engine Vacuum Hoses., 1, The cost to replace the MAF Sensor is estimated at $380.00 for parts and $60.00 for labor on the 1.8L engine, and $290.00 for parts and $33.00 for labor on the 2.8L engine. The cost to replace the Ignition Coils is estimated at $23.00 for each coil and $65.00 for labor. The cost to replace the Water Pump is $90.00 for parts and $208.00 for labor on the 1.8L engine, and $170.00 for parts and $340.0
Use In Leads Form:
Y
Use In New:
N
Workflowstatus:
Completed
Use In Used:
Y
Use In Pre Production:
N
Use In Future:
N
Front Air Conditioning Zones:
single
Front Air Conditioning:
air conditioning
Rear Heat:
rear ventilation ducts
Air Filtration:
interior air filtration
Rear Brake Width:
.39
Front Brake Width:
.98
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution:
electronic brakeforce distribution
Rear Brake Type:
ventilated disc
Front Brake Diameter:
11.34
Front Brake Type:
ventilated disc
Antilock Braking System:
4-wheel ABS
Rear Brake Diameter:
9.64
Bumper Bash:
Good
Nhtsa Frontal Passenger Rating:
5 stars
Nhtsa Side Driver Rating:
4 stars
Nhtsa Rollover Rating:
Not Tested
Nhtsa Side Rear Passenger Rating:
4 stars
Iihs Rear Crash Protection/head Restraint Ratings:
Poor
Nhtsa Frontal Driver Rating:
5 stars
Iihs Moderate Overlap Front Test Results:
Good
Iihs Side Impact Test Results:
Not Tested
1st Row Vanity Mirrors:
dual illuminated vanity mirrors
Heated Driver Side Mirror:
heated
Passenger Side Mirror Adjustment:
power
Driver Side Mirror Adjustment:
power
Heated Passenger Side Mirror:
heated
Steering Wheel Adjustments:
tilt and telescopic
Child Safety Locks:
child safety locks
Child Seat Anchors:
child seat anchors
External Temperature Gauge:
external temperature display
Low Fuel Level Indicator:
low fuel level
Trip Computer:
trip computer
Tachometer:
tachometer
Clock:
clock
Folding 2nd Row:
split folding
2nd Row Seat Type:
split-bench
Number Of 2nd Row Headrests:
3
2nd Row Center Armrest:
folding with storage
1st Row Power Outlet:
12V
2nd Row Power Outlet:
12V
Cargo Area Power Outlet:
12V
Seatbelt Pretensioners:
front and rear
2nd Row Center Seatbelt:
3-point belt
Independent Suspension:
four-wheel
Rear Suspension Type:
torsion beam
Front Suspension Type:
multi-link
Delivery Charge:
550
1st Row Seat Type:
bucket
1st Row Upholstery:
velour
Number Of 1st Row Headrests:
2
Cargo Capacity, All Seats In Place:
15
Traction Control:
traction control
Epa Class:
Midsize Cars
Style End Date:
03-Mar-3333
Trim Level:
GLS 1.8T
Tmv Category:
Premium Midsize
Vehicle Size Class:
Midsize
Primary Body Type:
Car
Style Start Date:
06-Sep-2001
Where Built:
Germany
Vehicle Style:
Sedan
Estimate Tmv:
N
Power Steering:
power steering
Driven Wheels:
front wheel drive
1st Row Center Console:
front console with storage
Cargo Tie Downs:
cargo tie downs
Cupholders Location:
front and rear
Door Pockets Location:
front
Seatback Storage:
front seatback storage
Number Of Doors:
4
Overall Width Without Mirrors:
68.7
Minimum Ground Clearance:
4.9
Overall Length:
185.2
Wheelbase:
106.4
Overall Height:
57.6
Rear Track:
59.6
Front Track:
59.6
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat:
height adjustable
Passenger Seat Adjustable Lumbar:
manual adjustable lumbar support
Head Airbags:
front and rear
Side Airbags:
dual front
Passenger Airbag:
Standard
Depowered Airbags:
Standard
Front Fog Lights:
front fog/driving lights
Daytime Running Lights:
daytime running lights
1st Row Seating Capacity:
2
2nd Row Seating Capacity:
3
Aerodynamic Drag (cd):
.27
Ege Highway Mpg:
28
Epa City Mpg:
19
Turning Diameter:
37.4
Fuel Capacity:
16.4
Epa Highway Mpg:
28
Ege City Mpg:
19
Height Adjustable Driver Seat:
height adjustable
Driver Seat Adjustable Lumbar:
manual adjustable lumbar support
One Touch Windows:
2
Power Windows:
power windows
Intermittent Front Wipers:
variable intermittent
Rear Defogger:
rear defogger
Heating & Air Conditioning:
5
Starting & Charging:
5
Transmission & Driveline:
5
Steering & Suspension:
5
Emergency Trunk Release:
interior trunk release
Remote Trunk Release:
remote trunk release
Passenger Seat: Heated:
200291679, 200291680
Sunroof: Power Glass:
200291677
Seat Material: Leather:
200291680
Driver's Seat: Heated:
200291679, 200291680
Tmvu Feature Description:
Intermittent Windshield Wipers, Premium Unleaded Fuel Recommended, Front and Rear Stabilizer Bars, Daytime Running Lights, Front Floor Mats, Front Fog/Driving Lights, One-Touch Power Window(s), Manual Passenger Seat Lumbar Adjustment, Cargo Area Light, Front 12V Power Outlet, Front Center Console with Storage, 5 Passenger Seating, Speed Sensitive Volume Control, Folding Rear Center Armrest, Remote Power Door Locks, Four-Wheel Independent Suspension, Height Adjustable Driver's Seat, Height Adjustable Passenger Seat, Seatbelt Pretensioners, Power Exterior Mirrors, Front Ventilated Disc Brakes, Torsion Beam Rear Suspension, Rear Center 3-Point Belt, Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, Power Steering, Illuminated Vanity Mirror(s), Heated Exterior Mirrors, Manual Driver's Seat Lumbar Adjustment, Air Conditioning, 1.8L Turbocharged I4 DOHC 20V FI Engine, Air Filtration, Multi-Function Remote, Rear Split Bench Seat, Rear Ventilation Ducts, Front Side Airbags, Driver and Passenger Front Airbags, Front Bucket Seats, Front and Rear Head Airbags, Tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel, Front Wheel Drive, All Season Tires, Seatback Storage, Remote Trunk Release, Retained Accessory Power, Rear Ventilated Disc Brakes, Fullsize Matching Spare Tire, H-Speed Rated Tires, Cargo Tie Downs, 15 Inch Steel Wheels, Multi-Link Front Suspension, Split-Folding Second Row Seat, AM/FM/Cassette/CD Audio System, Velour Seating, Reading Lights, Rear Floor Mats, Engine Immobilizer, Anti-Theft Alarm System, Wheel Covers, Cupholders, Rear Defogger, Door Pockets, Cruise Control, Audio Security System, Child Seat Anchors, Emergency Trunk Release, 4-Wheel ABS, Child Safety Locks, Clock, Antenna, Traction Control, Low Fuel Level Indicator, External Temperature Display, Trip Computer, Tachometer
Spare Wheel Rim Type:
steel
Spare Tire Size:
fullsize matching
2nd Row Leg Room:
35.3
1st Row Head Room:
39.7
1st Row Leg Room:
41.5
2nd Row Head Room:
37.8
2nd Row Shoulder Room:
54.6
1st Row Shoulder Room:
55.8
Engine Immobilizer:
engine immobilizer
Power Door Locks:
remote power door locks
Stage Unlocking:
remote 2-stage unlocking
Anti Theft Alarm System:
remote anti-theft alarm system
Cruise Control:
cruise control
1st Row Floor Mats:
front floor mats
2nd Row Floor Mats:
rear floor mats
Cargo Area Light:
trunk light
Reading Lights:
front and rear reading lights
Retained Accessory Power:
retained accessory power
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Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
PASSAT
Make:
VOLKSWAGEN
Year:
2002
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1997-04-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2002-08-31
Recalled Component ID:
WK
Recall Number:
02V026000
Organization:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Recall Date:
2003-06-13
Component Description:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
Component Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
487284
Notification Date:
2002-01-26
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2002-01-25
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK FILLER NECK CAN SUFFER ABRASION DAMAGE IF THE REAR TIRE GOES FLAT AND THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN UNTIL THE TIRE DISINTEGRATES.

Consequence Summary:

FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL FIT PASSAT VEHICLES WITH A NEW WHEEL HOUSE LINER THAT WILL BETTER PROTECT THE CAR'S FILLER NECK. JETTA VEHICLES WILL BE FITTED WITH A DIFFERENT METAL SHIELD DESIGNED TO ENHANCE ABRASION PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF TIRE DISINTEGRATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

Notes:

ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
PASSAT
Make:
VOLKSWAGEN
Year:
2002
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Manufacturing Begin Date:
2001-10-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2002-02-28
Recalled Component ID:
WD
Recall Number:
03V154000
Organization:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Recall Date:
2003-09-19
Component Description:
TIRES
Component Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
11
Notification Date:
2003-04-24
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2003-04-22
Part Number:
571
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:
110

Details

Defect Summary:

CERTAIN SEDANS AND STATION WAGONS EQUIPPED WITH 4.0L W8 ENGINES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS." THE AFFECTED VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH TIRES OF THE MAXIMUM LOAD RATING INDEX 93H; HOWEVER, THEY SHOULD HAVE BEEN EQUIPPED WITH TIRES WITH THE LOAD RATING INDEX 97H.

Consequence Summary:

THESE VEHICLES SHOULD HAVE BEEN EQUIPPED WITH TIRES HAVING THE LOAD RATING INDEX 97H.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE ALL FOUR TIRES WITH THE PROPER SIZE TIRES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 19, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.

Notes:

VOLKSWAGEN RECALL NO. WD.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
PASSAT
Make:
VOLKSWAGEN
Year:
2002
Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
Manufacturing Begin Date:
1999-06-01
Manufacturing End Date:
2005-05-31
Recalled Component ID:
26E5/R5
Recall Number:
08V156000
Organization:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Recall Date:
2008-06-13
Component Description:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
Component Manufacturer:
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
Code:
V
Potential Units Affected:
412000
Notification Date:
2008-04-07
Initiator:
ODI
Report Date:
2008-04-07
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING 412,000 MY 1999-2005 PASSAT (5TH GENERATION) VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS AND PRODUCED AFTER JUNE 14, 1999. THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE AN UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELD THAT CAN BECOME DAMAGED. IN ADDITION, AFFECTED VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS MAY HAVE A FUEL LINE (1.8T ENGINES ONLY) OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE (4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE ONLY) THAT CAN LEAK DUE TO FRACTURE.

Consequence Summary:

A HEAT SHIELD THAT MAY CONTACT THE EXHAUST SYSTEM CAN RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE. IN ADDITION, A FUEL LEAK FROM A FUEL LINE OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, CAN LEAD TO A VEHICLE FIRE.

Corrective Summary:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL ADDITIONAL UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELDS ON VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS TO COVER THE POSSIBLY DAMAGED AREAS AND FLASH ALL 1.8T ENGINES WITH A PRECAUTIONARY SOFTWARE UPDATE. DEALERS WILL ALSO INSPECT AND ADJUST THE FUEL LINE ROUTING ON 1.8T VEHICLES AND THE FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE ON 4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLES, AND REPLACE COMPONENTS IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

Notes:

VWOA RECALL NO. 26E5/R5.CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.

Recall Subject:

All Products Associated with this Service Bulletin

Model:
PASSAT
Make:
VOLKSWAGEN
Year:
2002
Manufacturer:
The Gates Corporation
Manufacturing Begin Date:
N/A
Manufacturing End Date:
N/A
Recalled Component ID:
Recall Number:
14E007000
Organization:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Recall Date:
2014-05-01
Component Description:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Component Manufacturer:
The Gates Corporation
Code:
E
Potential Units Affected:
50
Notification Date:
2014-03-12
Initiator:
MFR
Report Date:
2014-03-07
Part Number:
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Number:

Details

Defect Summary:

The Gates Corporation (Gates) is recalling certain aftermarket Tru-Flow Water Pumps, part number TFW 41127, sold at certain NAPA Auto Parts and/or installed by automotive service technicians after November 1, 2013 (and manufactured August 2013 through October 2013) that have a black-colored pulley/sprocket or do not have 'US9377' stamped on the water pump housing. These service replacement parts were sold for use in model year 1999-2005 Audi A4, 2000-2006 Audi TT, 1998-2005 Volkswagen Beetle, 1999-2006 Golf, 1999-2008 and 2011-2013 Volkswagen Jetta, and 2000-2005 Volkswagen Passat. In the affected water pumps, the pulley or sprocket that turns the timing belt may develop microfractures causing the timing belt to fail.

Consequence Summary:

A failure of the timing belt may cause the engine to shut down, potentially increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

Corrective Summary:

Gates will notify owners, and dealers will replace the water pump, free of charge. The recall began during May 2014. Owners may contact The Gates Corporation at 1-303-744-1911.

Notes:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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