Volkswagen 2.0L TDI vehicles manufactured between 2009-2015 and 3.0L V6 TDI vehicles manufactured between 2009-2016 are affected by the emissions issue.

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According to the best information currently available, the following Canadian models are affected by the emissions issue:

Make Model Model Year [Range]
2.0L TDI Models
Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2009-2015
Volkswagen Jetta Wagon TDI 2009
Volkswagen Golf TDI 2010-2013, 2015
Volkswagen Passat TDI 2012-2015
Volkswagen Beetle TDI 2013-2015
Volkswagen Golf Wagon TDI 2010-2014
Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI 2015
Audi A3 2010-2013, 2015
3.0L V6 TDI Models
Volkswagen Touareg 2009-2016
Audi A6 2014-2016
Audi A7 2014-2016
Audi A8 2014-2016
Audi Q5 2014-2016
Audi Q7 2009-2015

The EPA and Environment and Climate Change Canada have both verified, the issue relates to Emissions only. The safety of the vehicles is not affected.