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|Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
|AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODU
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|Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 volkswagen atlas and tiguan vehicles. In the event of a crash, the passenger frontal air bag may tear or not properly unfold during deployment.
|If the air bag were to tear or unfold incorrectly during deployment, it can increase the risk of injury.
|Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag, free of charge. The recall began july 19, 2018. Owners may contact volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 69w8, and 69w9.
|Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).