1991 Volkswagen Passat

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Passat

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Recall number: 92V131000
Recall date: 09/15/1992

Problem Summary:

THE VENTURI TUBE LOCATED IN THE THROTTLE VALVE HOUSING CAN BECOME LOOSE AND FALL AGAINST THE THROTTLE PLATE.

Consequence:

THE VENTURI TUBE CAN PARTIALLY BLOCK THE THROTTLE PLATEAND PREVENT IT FROM RETURNING TO ITS FULL IDLE POSITION, RESULTING IN UNWANTEDENGINE SPEED WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PLACED IN A FORWARD OR REVERSE GEAR.

Corrective Action:

REPLACE THE PRESS-FIT VENTURI TUBE WITH A THREAD TYPE TUBE.

The manufacturer first notified owners of this recall on 06/11/1993.

This recall affects vehicles manufactured between 10/01/1989 and 06/01/1992.


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