make and model information
2016 - 2017
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
The laser welded seam on the front seat backrests may not have been correctly configured during production, which may impact on the strength of the welded connection.
What are the hazards?
This could potentially lead to injuries sustained by the vehicle occupants in the event of a serious rear collision.
Volkswagen Group Australia
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.