You put the car in reverse, back up, and about the time you go to put the transmission in drive, the backup camera comes on. Let me know if you find or hear of a fix, I'm gonna be contacting my dealer Monday. I bought my 2016 egolf on June 14 and the next day, it started happening. The approximate failure mileage was 90,000. Anyone else here having this problem? I looked up and saw my sunroof shattered.
The problem for me is; i always happens when you're trying to park in just that thight spot. This is poor quality control on part of the Tier 1 and the vehicle integrator. These do work on the 2012 Jetta Sportwagen I just got mine back today 7-9-2012 from V. The vehicle was stationary in a flat parking lot the first time I noticed the air bag light. When I turn around and look out the back window I can't see the screen because it is in the opposite direction from where I need to be looking while backing up. The rear hatch handle is the same size on both Wagons so the camera handle fit perfect.
Having the same issue as above. I was no longer able to use the horn, the radio or the phone from the steering wheel. The rearview camera system was not available. Handle part number 5n0 827 566j Harness part number 5m1 970 161ac. I started my car with 42,500 miles and the airbag light came on and stayed on. .
Looking it up, the J794 is the control unit mmi3g - control module! New module had to be re-programmed for at least a day and needed all key fobs to be re-programmed. I had the erie Volkswagen dealer officially diagnose the car issues in June of 2017 and it was in fact a faulty clockspring. I called new motors in erie, pa. These do work on the 2012 Jetta Sportwagen I just got mine back today 7-9-2012 from V. Your recall statement states if your car has been recalled, the manufacturer will usually repair it at a local dealership.
I started reading on the online forums and had mixed opinions some posts say it will work and some posts say no. Well at 36,750 miles in March of 2017, the steering wheel began to click and the airbag light came on. On the issue of where the car came from, it was a sales pitch from my sales guy. I rear ended the truck in front of me. One in 3 times it would work best guess.
Example: If a women is being attacked or threatened of a attack and drop her keys or is struggling with someone in her car she can't solicit help. Opening must be cut larger using a dremel or similar too. The vehicle was not repaired. It does appear to be a problem deeply embedded in the unit, I suspect there won't be solution coming anytime soon. I bought the sel model specificly for the backup camera and the gps unit. It would take around 2 hours.
I emailed the day before I planned to install, with an important question, and Bill responded within like 3 minutes! The vehicle was taken to esserman international located on 10455 nw 12th St, miami, fl 33172 where it was diagnosed that the vehicle experienced an electrical failure. Once the fix is available they said they will roll the software update out at the next service. I also have a problem with the backup camera. They are probably at wits end on what to do. According to the dealer, all vw's in the states are made in Mexico with the exception of the egolf which is made in Germany.
Are you by any chance from Australia too? I put the car in park and turned it on and it started to sputter as I put it in drive and depressed the gas pedal the car would not move. Had the car for around a month and 6000kms. The backup camera was replaced and the vehicle was repaired; however, the failure recurred. My dealer told me this was a known issue and there was a software update and they applied this last friday. I called the dealer where we purchased the car and he said it sounded like a clockspring and that we did have a warranty for 3 years or up to 36,000 miles and since we were so close, we needed to call the Volkswagen dealer. I hope what they did works. I traded my truck in on the car and some negative equity rolled over.