|Make : VOLKSWAGEN||Model : ATLAS||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 – 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 20V057000|
|Date Owner’s Notified: 2020-02-21||Date Received by ODI: 2020-01-31||Date Added to Database: 2020-01-31|
|Manufacturers Involved: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.|
|Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 69AL|
|Component: AIR BAGS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7|
| Summary: |
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. “Volkswagen” is recalling certain 2018 Atlas vehicles. The vehicles may be equipped with an incorrectly manufactured air bag sensor, which can delay or disable air bag deployment when necessary.
| Consequence: |
In the event of a crash necessitating frontal air bag deployment, a delayed or disabled airbag deployment can increase the risk of injury.
| Remedy: |
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag crash sensor, free of charge. The recall is expected to began February 21, 2020. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 69AL.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
| Notes: |
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 ‘TTY 1-800-424-9153’, or go to www.safercar.gov.