Volkswagen recalls Tiguan ,Taos and Taos long wheel base vehicles

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The rear suspension knuckle may break

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 10,119 model year 2022 Tiguan & Taos, and model year 2021 Tiguan long wheel base (LWB) vehicles.

The left or right rear suspension knuckles may corrode, crack, and break.

A broken rear suspension knuckle can cause a loss of stability, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will inspect and -- if necessary -- replace one or both rear suspension knuckles free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on May 20, 2022.

Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at (800) 893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42L8.

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