Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd — MY18 Volkswagen Polo

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

On MY18 Volkswagen Polo models of a limited production period, the belt buckle on the rear left seat can inadvertently become undone.

What are the hazards?

If the fault occurs, the left rear belt buckle can inadvertently release and, as a result, the passenger is not secured by the restraint system in the event of an accident or when braking hard posing a high risk of injury.

What should consumers do?

Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles. Consumers should contact their nearest Volkswagen Dealer to arrange for inspection and repair.

Should you require any further information, please contact our toll-free Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076, between 8.30 am and 8:00 pm Monday to Friday (AEST) or email recalls@success.volkswagen.net.au

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volkswagen dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category