Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 275 rear hatch spoilers, part numbers 5NA-071-644--C9A and 5NA-071-644--C9X, sold as accessories for 2018-2022 Tiguan long wheel base vehicles.
Due to incorrect installation instructions, the spoiler may be insufficiently attached to the vehicle.
An insufficiently attached spoiler may separate from the vehicle and become a road hazard that increases the risk of a crash.
What to do
Dealers will replace the spoiler free of charge.
Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on June 3, 2022.
Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at (800) 893-5298.