Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd — Volkswagen Golf MY2018-2019

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The welded connection of the rear seat bench may not have been correctly connected.

What are the hazards?

In the event of an accident, the head restraint of the rear seat backrest installed in the vehicle may not be fully effective, potentially increasing the risk of an injury to the occupant.

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.

For further information, contact the Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076 (toll-free), between 8.30 am and 8 pm Monday to Friday (AEST) or email recalls@myvw.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volkswagen dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 21 July 2018 - 1 March 2019

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