Volkswagen Tiguan (2019)

Production: 4. 2. 2019 - 14. 2. 2019 | Problems / tags:   

Volkswagen-Tiguan-2019-recall-seat-frame
illustrative photo | source Volkswagen


Problem Description

Due to a manufacturing defect, the left-hand front seat (in the direction of travel) may develop cracks on the right-hand side of the seat frame/seat pan. Cracks may affect the strength of the seat’s structure which could cause the seatback to collapse in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury for passengers.

The Volkswagen Tiguan models affected by this recall were manufactured between 4 and 14 February 2019.

VW recall code: 72J5

Source: Rapex Alert 35/2019 A12/1287/19

More Details

Published by RAPEX 30. 8. 2019
Keywords   
Risk Injury
Make
Model
Type Passenger car
Production period 4. 2. 2019 - 14. 2. 2019
Type/number of model Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0450*; type: 5N
Country of origin Germany
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
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