If the air bag were to tear or unfold incorrectly during deployment, it can increase the risk of injury.

Air Bags — Passenger Side Frontal

Date Announced
JUN 06, 2018
Vehicles Affected
Volkswagen Recall #
69W8 69W9
NHTSA Campaign #
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan vehicles. In the event of a crash, the passenger frontal air bag may tear or not properly unfold during deployment.
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag, free of charge. The recall began July 19, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 69W8, and 69W9.