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Volkswagen recalls almost 281,000 vehicles

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Volkswagen is recalling almost 281,000 CC and Passat sedans and wagons in the U.S. because the fuel pumps can fail and cause the cars to suddenly stall.

The recall covers the CC from 2009 through 2016 model years, as well as the Passat sedan and wagon from 2006 through 2010.

All the vehicles have four-cylinder engines.

Volkswagen will notify owners about the problem in October.

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