Illustrative photo | source Volkswagen
Published on 30. 04. 2020
The joint on the discharge nozzle of the gas generator for the curtain airbag might have been inappropriately welded.
In the event of an accident triggering the curtain airbag, the joint could fail impairing the proper inflation of the airbag, increasing the risk of injuries.
The Volkswagen T-Cross models affected by this recall were manufactured between 20. 5. 2019 – 21. 6. 2019.
VW recall code: 69AN
Source: Rapex Alert 17/2020 A12/00626/20
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Volkswagen dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.