Volkswagen has issued a recall for several models lines across the 2016 and 2017 model years over concerns the airbags and seatbelt tensioners may not deploy correctly in an accident.
It’s reported that variations in the mixture ratio of the airbag propellant may prevent the airbags and/or the belt tensioners from deploying in the event of a collision, posing an increased risk of injury to occupants.
Affected model lines are as follows:
The VIN numbers for the recalled vehicles can be viewed here.
Owners of these models will be contacted by Volkswagen Australia via mail, and are encouraged to contact their local dealer or call the customer care line on 1800 607 822.