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Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd - VOLKSWAGEN CADDY 2018 - 2019

recall information

Recall number
REC-001415
PRA number
2019/17500
Campaign number
74D6
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
CADDY
Year range
2018 - 2019
Affected units
119

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

On Caddy vehicles of a limited production period, the front backrest padding may have been fitted incorrectly. In the event of a collision, the side airbags may not adequately deploy.

What are the hazards?

The front side airbags may not provide the vehicle occupants with adequate protection and increase the risk of injury in the event of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Volkswagen will be contacting affected consumers. Owners of affected vehicles can also contact the Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am-8pm AEST) or visit: https://www.volkswagen.com.au/app/locals/find-dealer to arrange inspection of their vehicle.
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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