Volkswagen recalling nearly 700K cars for rollaway risk

26 Aug
2011 Volkswagen JettaVolkswagen is recalling more than 679,000 Golf, Jetta, and Beetle models to address a defect that could cause the cars to unexpectedly roll away, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced last week. The defect is in the shift lever assembly. A contaminated switch can trick the vehicles' on-board computers into believing they are...