2015 Volkswagen Tiguan recall 69M1 Audi - 69L9 VW

Volkswagen Recall 69M1 Audi - 69L9 VW: Seat-Mounted Air Bag Inflators May Rupture

2015 Volkswagen Tiguan

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of a seat-mounted air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

Air Bags — Side/Window

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan vehicles manufactured January 15, 2015, to January 21, 2015, and 2015 Audi Q5 vehicles manufactured January 13, 2015, to February 3, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with driver and front seat passenger seat-mounted air bag inflators that may rupture in the event of a crash.
Actions
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the side air bag modules, free of charge. The recall began July 7, 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-822-2834 or Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69M1 (for Audi) and 69L9 (for VW).
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Date Announced
JAN 28, 2016
Vehicles Affected
734
Volkswagen Recall #
69M1 Audi - 69L9 VW
NHTSA Campaign #
16V045000
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