Safety Ratings
2002 Volkswagen Passat
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints599
Number of Investigations9
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2002 Volkswagen Passat vehicles

2002 Volkswagen Passat (3/7/2014)  

Campaign Number: 14E007000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: 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.

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

Corrective Action: 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.

2002 Volkswagen Passat (4/7/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08V156000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: 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.

Defect: 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 Action: 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.

2002 Volkswagen Passat (4/22/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V154000

Component Name: TIRES

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: 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.

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

Corrective Action: 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.

2002 Volkswagen Passat (1/25/2002)  

Campaign Number: 02V026000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: 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.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

Corrective Action: 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.

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT for sale

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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 170,683 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 5 Days on Lot
$4,591

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 132,729 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bohemia, NY
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 199 Days on Lot
$4,991

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLS

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 62,203 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Colma, CA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 13 Days on Lot
$6,000

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT W8

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 109,811 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Eden Prairie, MN
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy
  • 83 Days on Lot
$3,950
$4,194
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 126,494 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Greer, SC
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 48 Days on Lot
$3,890
$3,990
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 149,916 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Libertyville, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 158 Days on Lot

2002 Volkswagen Passat GLX

$4,999

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 111,067 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Prospect, CT
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 12 Days on Lot
$4,995

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 138,168 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: College Place, WA
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 12 Days on Lot
$4,999

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 97,484 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tucson, AZ
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 9 Days on Lot
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 91,254 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy
  • 6 Days on Lot
$2,488

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 124,617 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Pueblo, CO
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 134 Days on Lot
$4,918
$5,918
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 92,269 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Bourbonnais, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 93 Days on Lot
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLS

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Middletown, RI
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 32 Days on Lot

2002 Volkswagen Passat GLX

$6,595

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GLX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98,369 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
$4,950

2002 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT W8

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 110,226 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Lexington, NE
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy
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