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Safety Ratings
2006 Volkswagen Passat
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints305
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2006 Volkswagen Passat vehicles

2006 Volkswagen Passat (2/10/2016)  

Campaign Number: 16V079000

Component Name: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2006 Volkswagen Passat sedans and wagons, 2005-2013 Audi A3, and 2006-2009 Audi A4 Cabriolet vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

Defect: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

Corrective Action: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflators, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Volkswagen owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Audi owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834.

2006 Volkswagen Passat (12/12/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06V470000

Component Name: VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN '6' GENERATION PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE WIPER MOTOR MAY FAIL DURING HEAVY RAIN DUE TO EXCESSIVE MOISTURE ENTERING THE WIPER MOTOR. IF THIS HAPPENS, THE WIPERS CAN BECOME INOPERATIVE.

Defect: THIS COULD LEAD TO REDUCED VISIBILITY INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A SPECIAL COVER AND SEALING KIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 12, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 Volkswagen Passat (12/12/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06V472000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0L ENGINE WITH 147 KW MAY HAVE A VACUUM LINE THAT MAY FRACTURE AND BECOME DISCONNECTED AT LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURES.

Defect: IF THIS HAPPENS, THE BRAKE POWER ASSIST CAN BECOME INOPERATIVE, AND THE DRIVER WILL EXPERIENCE INCREASED EFFORT TO APPLY THE BRAKES POSSIBLY INCREASING VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCE. THIS COULD LEAD TO A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL THE NEWLY DESIGNED VACUUM LINE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 12, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 Volkswagen Passat (11/30/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V540000

Component Name: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE LEFT AND RIGHT TIE ROD SECURING NUT MAY BE INSUFFICIENTLY TORQUED.

Defect: AN INSUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED TIE ROD NUT MAY LOOSEN, RESULTING IN SEPARATION OF A TIE ROD. THIS CAN CAUSE A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL, WHICH COULD CAUSE A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND INSTALL NEW LEFT AND RIGHT TIE ROD SECURING NUTS AT THE PROPER TORQUED SPECIFICATION. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 7, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-893-5298.

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT for sale

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2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

$7,995

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 72,361 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux City, IA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
$6,995

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 90,600 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Huntington Station, NY
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 334 Days on Lot
$6,644
$7,084
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 113,526 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bohemia, NY
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 437 Days on Lot
$6,944
$7,294
Price Reduced!

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 91,531 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bohemia, NY
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 207 Days on Lot
$5,428

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 153,110 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hardeeville, SC
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 8 Days on Lot
$11,998

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63,454 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Franklin, TN
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 4 Days on Lot
$5,980
$5,995
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 162,459 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbia, MO
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy
  • 30 Days on Lot

2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

$6,475

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 110,764 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Elk River, MN
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 47 Days on Lot
$8,751

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 72,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Turquoise
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 29 Days on Lot
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 117,416 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Honolulu, HI
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 26 Days on Lot

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$5,301

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 137,047 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Wayne, IN
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

$7,989

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 99,368 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hudson, WI
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat

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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 101,671 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Farmington Hills, MI
  • MPG: 16 City / 24 Hwy

2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 147,581 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Waterford, PA
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
$6,995
$7,995
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2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2.0T

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 100,062 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bethany, OK
  • MPG: 19 City / 28 Hwy
  • 929 Days on Lot
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