Recall number R/2017/079


There are 3879 VW vehicles affected by the recall R/2017/079.

This recall was issued on March 22nd, 2017 and all the details of this VW recall (R/2017/079 - AIRBAG/BELT TENSIONERS MAY NOT TRIGGER IN EVENT OF AN ACCIDENT) are provided bellow:



Recall reference:

R/2017/079

Recall date:

2017-03-22

Reason for concern:

AIRBAG/BELT TENSIONERS MAY NOT TRIGGER IN EVENT OF AN ACCIDENT

Reason for recall:

Due to an error in the manufacturing process the air bag and/or seat belt pretensioner may not trigger in the event of a collision

Remedy:

On affected vehicles replace air bag assembly and seatbelt pretensioner where necessary.

How to check if the vehicle is recalled:

Contact the local VW dealership or manufacturer. You will not need to pay for anything involving the recall.

How the manufacturer will repair:

The Recalled vehicles will have the fixing checked and corrected as necessary by and official VW service.

VW Reference ID:

69P4

Number of affected VW vehicles:

3879

VW vehicles affected

ModelVINsDates
CRAFTER2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
GOLF2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
PASSAT2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
SCIROCCO2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
TIGUAN2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
TOURAN2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
TRANSPORTER2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31
UP!2016-05-01

to

2016-10-31


Others recall actions for VW

Currently there are 37 models of vehicles manufactured by VW that have recall actions in UK.

This is the list of affected models from VW.

Select the model to see all the details relevant to that model.