Volkswagen is recalling some of its cars because of a problem that could let them roll away unexpectedly.

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About 679,000 cars are included in the U.S. recall, covering certain 2011 through 2018 Jettas; 2015 through 2019 GTIs; 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019 Golfs; 2012 through 2019 Beetles and Beetle Convertibles; and 2017 through 2019 Golf SportWagens.

All the cars have automatic transmissions, manual hand brakes and keyless entry.

VW said silicate can build up on a shift lever switch, allowing the key to be removed if the lever isn’t in park. That could let the cars roll off unexpectedly.

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