Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) has received notification from its head office this morning of additional vehicles affected by the diesel emissions issue.
VGA has been informed that an additional 6,444 Volkswagen passenger vehicles have been added to the list, taking the total number of Volkswagen passenger vehicles affected to 61,189 in Australia.
There are no new models affected beyond those previously identified in the statement issued on 7th October 2015.
As announced this morning, all of these vehicles are subject to a voluntary recall.
Volkswagen and ŠKODA customers who would like to find out if their vehicle is affected can enter their Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) via a link on the relevant brand websites: www.volkswagen.com.au, www.skoda.com.au and www.volkswagen-commercial.com.au. Customers can also dial a dedicated call centre number on 1800 504 076