Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 280,915 model year 2009-2016 Volkswagen CCs, and model year 2006-2010 Passats and Passat Wagons.
Interruption of electrical power to the fuel pump control module may cause the fuel pump to fail causing the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
What to do
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump control module, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed on October 13, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available.
Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20AE.