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  1. ken mattson
    July 6, 2016 @ 2:36 pm

    I own a 2012 Jetta TDI – I want to discuss further irresponsible actions related to Volkswagen repair policies. My A/C is not functioning correctly. The issue is a small Refrigeration Control Valve that resides inside the compressor, yet is still a very easy and inexpensive fix. However, VW will only replace the entire compressor. On the surface, it looks like VW is simply being greedy, but lets consider the unnecessary waste associated with disposal of perfectly good A/C compressors. How many compressors are disposed of when a simple valve service was the problem. I shutter thinking about the numbers. What is going on?

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  3. William Hinkley
    December 8, 2016 @ 5:25 pm

    I am in the process of selling my 2012 VW Golf TDI back to Volkswagen. As a longtime VW customer, I am really troubled by this whole event and have two questions. First, how can I use a portion of my compensation (particularly the extra beyond the value of the car) to mitigate the extra NoX that I’ve been spewing for the last 4 years. Is there any projects that VW owners could jointly fund? Second, should I just give up on VW and vow to never purchase another one?

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  4. Roddy Scheer
    March 22, 2017 @ 4:43 pm

    German Officials Raided VW, Audi for Info on Emissions Scandal… https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/19/business/volkswagen-chief-executive-emissions-warrant.html?_r=0

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    February 22, 2018 @ 4:55 pm

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