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Recall: No. 1 of 1
Recall Ref: R1997/091
Exact Model: RHD equipped with drivers air bag
Description: MALFUNCTION OF AIR BAG
VIN: TO BE ADVISED
Build Date: To be advised
Numbers: 900
Defect: The wiring to the air bag control unit can chafe on the brake/clutch lever. This may lead to malfunction of the air bag unit.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled to have the air bag wiring re-routed and fixed to the bulkhead. Any wiring found to be damaged will be replaced or repaired.
Launch Date: 17 March 1998
   
 

Manufacturer contact details:
Volkswagen UK
Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AN
0800 0833 914
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