Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd - VOLKSWAGEN POLO

recall information

Recall number
REC-001403
PRA number
2014/14476
Campaign number
69K6
Original published date

make and model information

Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
POLO
Affected units
976

What are the defects?

On all affected vehicles faulty signals can be generated in the airbag control unit because of a fault in the production of an internal acceleration sensor.

What are the hazards?

In the case of an accident the airbag may not deploy as designed and therefore may not reduce injury to a passenger.

What should consumers do?

A letter is being sent to affected owners of the vehicles. For further information, customers can contact their local Volkswagen Authorised Service Centre or contact Volkswagen Customer care on 1800 504 076.
Supplier details
Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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