Original published date
make and model information
Polo and T-Cross
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
Due to a software fault, the visual and acoustic seat belt warning system may not operate as intended.
What are the hazards?
If the driver is not made aware of an unfastened seatbelt, there is an increased risk of injury or death if the vehicle is involved in an accident.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles can contact their preferred Volkswagen dealership to schedule an appointment to have the vehicle inspected and rectified, free of charge.
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Volkswagen Group Australia
1800 504 076
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.