VIN decoding for 3VWRM71K58M073410

The report for vehicle 2008 Volkswagen Jetta is available.
3VWRM71K58M073410

Model Year2008
MakeVolkswagen
ModelJetta
Trim LevelSE
Manufactured inMEXICO
Production Seq. Number073410
Body StyleSEDAN 4-DR
Engine Type2.5L L5 DOHC 20V
Transmission-short5M | 6A
Transmission-long5-Speed Manual | 6-Speed Automatic
DrivelineFWD
Tank14.50
Fuel Economy-city21 - 22
Fuel Economy-highway29
Anti-Brake System4-Wheel ABS
Steering TypeR&P
Front Brake TypeDisc
Rear Brake TypeDisc
Turning Diameter35.80
Front SuspensionInd
Rear SuspensionInd
Front Spring TypeCoil
Rear Spring TypeCoil
Tires205/55R16
Front Headroom38.50
Rear Headroom37.20
Front Legroom41.20
Rear Legroom35.40
Front Shoulder Room54.80
Rear Shoulder Room53.10
Front Hip RoomNo data
Rear Hip RoomNo data
Interior TrimAnthracite Leatherette Interior | Art Grey Leatherette Interior | Pure Beige Leatherette Interior
Exterior ColorBlack | Blue Graphite | Campanella White | Laser Blue Metallic | Platinum Grey Metallic | Reflex Silver Metallic | Salsa Red
Curb Weight-automatic3285
Curb Weight-manual3230
Overall Length179.30
Overall Width70.10
Overall Height57.40
Wheelbase101.50
Ground Clearance5.40
Track Front60.60
Track Rear59.80
Cargo LengthNo data
Width at WheelwellNo data
Width at WallNo data
DepthNo data
Standard Seating5
Optional SeatingNo data
Passenger Volume91.00
Cargo Volume16.00
Standard TowingNo data
Maximum TowingNo data
Standard PayloadNo data
Maximum PayloadNo data
Standard GVWRNo data
Maximum GVWRNo data
Basic-duration48
Basic-distance50,000
Powertrain-duration60
Powertrain-distance60,000
Rust-duration144
Rust-distanceUnlimited
MSRP$19,850
Dealer Invoice$18,739
Destination Charge$650
Child Safety Door LocksStd.
Locking Pickup Truck TailgateN/A
Power Door LocksStd.
Vehicle Anti-TheftStd.
4WD/AWDN/A
ABS BrakesStd.
Automatic Load-LevelingN/A
Electronic Brake AssistanceStd.
Limited Slip DifferentialN/A
Locking DifferentialStd.
Traction ControlStd.
Vehicle Stability Control SystemStd.
Driver AirbagStd.
Front Side AirbagStd.
Front Side Airbag with Head ProtectionN/A
Passenger AirbagStd.
Side Head Curtain AirbagStd.
Second Row Side AirbagOpt.
Second Row Side Airbag with Head ProtectionN/A
Electronic Parking AidN/A
First Aid KitOpt.
Trunk Anti-Trap DeviceStd.
Keyless EntryStd.
Remote IgnitionN/A
Air ConditioningStd.
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate ControlsN/A
Cruise ControlStd.
TachometerStd.
Tilt SteeringStd.
Tilt Steering ColumnStd.
Heated Steering WheelN/A
Leather Steering WheelStd.
Steering Wheel Mounted ControlsN/A
Telescopic Steering ColumnStd.
Adjustable Foot PedalsN/A
Genuine Wood TrimN/A
Tire Pressure MonitorStd.
Trip ComputerN/A
AM/FM RadioStd.
Cassette PlayerN/A
CD PlayerStd.
CD ChangerStd.
DVD PlayerN/A
Voice Activated TelephoneN/A
Navigation AidN/A
Second Row Sound ControlsN/A
SubwooferN/A
Telematics SystemN/A
Driver Multi-Adjustable Power SeatN/A
Front Cooled SeatN/A
Front Heated SeatStd.
Front Power Lumbar SupportN/A
Front Power Memory SeatN/A
Front Split Bench SeatN/A
Leather SeatN/A
Passenger Multi-Adjustable Power SeatN/A
Second Row Folding SeatStd.
Second Row Heated SeatN/A
Second Row Multi-Adjustable Power SeatN/A
Second Row Removable SeatN/A
Third Row Removable SeatN/A
Cargo Area CoverN/A
Cargo Area TiedownsOpt.
Cargo NetOpt.
Load Bearing Exterior RackOpt.
Pickup Truck Bed LinerN/A
Power SunroofStd.
Removable TopN/A
Manual SunroofStd.
Automatic HeadlightsN/A
Daytime Running LightsStd.
Fog LightsN/A
High Intensity Discharge HeadlightsN/A
Pickup Truck Cargo Box LightN/A
Running BoardsN/A
Front Air DamStd.
Rear SpoilerOpt.
Skid PlateN/A
Splash GuardsOpt.
Wind Deflector for ConvertiblesN/A
Power Sliding Side Van DoorN/A
Power Trunk LidN/A
Alloy WheelsStd.
Chrome WheelsN/A
Full Size Spare TireStd.
Run Flat TiresN/A
Steel WheelsN/A
Power WindowsStd.
Electrochromic Exterior Rearview MirrorN/A
Glass Rear Window on ConvertibleN/A
Heated Exterior MirrorStd.
Electrochromic Interior Rearview MirrorN/A
Power Adjustable Exterior MirrorStd.
Deep Tinted GlassN/A
Interval WipersStd.
Rain Sensing WipersN/A
Rear Window DefoggerStd.
Rear WiperN/A
Sliding Rear Pickup Truck WindowN/A
Tow Hitch ReceiverN/A
Towing Preparation PackageN/A

Recalls

#DEFECT SUMMARYCONSEQUENCE SUMMARYCORRECTIVE SUMMARYRECALL NOTES
1CERTAIN VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." SOME VEHICLES MAY NOT HAVE HAD A REQUIRED CAP INSTALLED WHICH DISABLES THE HEADLIGHT HORIZONTAL AIM AND SOME VEHICLES MAY CONTAIN A CAP THAT DISABLES THE VERTICAL AIMING SCREW. NONCOMPLIANCE CAN INHIBIT PROPER HEADLAMP AIM ADJUSTMENT FOR ROADWAY ILLUMINATION, IMPROPERLY AIMED HEADLAMPS COULD CAUSE REDUCED ROAD VISIBILITY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.DEALERS WILL INSPECT FOR THE PRESENCE OF A CAP IN THE SOCKET OF THE LOW BEAM HORIZONTAL AIMING SCREW AND INSTALL ONE IF MISSING, AND INSPECT FOR THE PRESENCE OF A CAP IN THE SOCKET OF THE VERTICAL AIMING SCREW AND IF PRESENT, THE CAP WILL BE REMOVED. THE RECALL WILL BEGIN ON OCTOBER 31, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.VOLKSWAGEN RECALL NO. Q8.CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
2VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2010 JETTA, NEW BEETLE, NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE, MODEL YEAR 2009 JETTA SPORTWAGEN AND MODEL YEAR 2007-2009 RABBIT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.5L ENGINES. THE JETTA, JETTA SPORTWAGEN, AND RABBIT VEHICLES MAY HAVE A SMALL PLASTIC TAB LOCATED ON THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID RESERVOIR THAT MAY CHAFE AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE. THE NEW BEETLE AND THE NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MAY HAVE A FASTENING CLAMP ON A HYDRAULIC HOSE OF THE POWER STEERING SYSTEM THAT MAY BE LOCATED IN AN IMPROPER POSITION WHICH COULD CAUSE CHAFING AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE.IF CHAFING OCCURS, THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A FUEL LEAK TO DEVELOP. FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND IF NECESSARY REPLACE THE UNDERHOOD FUEL LINE. ADDITIONALLY, DEPENDING ON THE VEHICLE MODEL, DEALERS WILL EITHER REMOVE THE PLASTIC TAB FROM THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID RESERVOIR, OR INSPECT THE POSITION OF THE FASTENING CLAMP AND ADJUST THE RELATED FASTENING CLAMP INTO THE CORRECT POSITION. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE JANUARY 31, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.VOLKSWAGEN SAFETY RECALL NO. 20I4/U1.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
3VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING 25,594 MY 2006-2009 JETTA 5TH GENERATION EQUIPPED WITH 2.01 ENGINE. THE FASTENING SCREW CONTACT SURFACES ON THE DRIVESHAFT COVER PLATE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED TO FACTORY SPECIFICATIONS. SOME SCREWS MAY NOT HAVE BEEN TORQUED PROPERLY DURING ASSEMBLY AND COULD LOOSEN OVER TIME, CAUSING A KNOCKING SOUND WHEN THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION. THE DRIVESHAFT SCREWS COULD LOOSEN TO THE POINT WHERE THE DRIVESHAFT DETACHES FROM THE GEARBOX. IF THE VEHICLE IS MOVING WHEN THIS HAPPENS, THE DETACHED DRIVESHAFT COULD CAUSE DAMAGE THE GEARBOX HOUSING. A DAMAGE GEARBOX HOUSING COULD LEAK GEARBOX OIL ONTO THE STREET AND CREATE A RISK OF A VEHICLE CRASH FOR BOTH THE DRIVER AND OTHER MOTORISTS. DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DRIVESHAFT SCREWS AND REPLACE THE SCREWS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 24, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987. VOLKSWAGEN RECALL NO. 40J2/S4.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .