VW Tiguan Passenger car

Recall published
2016-12-05
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
Tiguan
Product description
Passenger car.
Risk
The welded joint connecting the seat back adjuster to the side support of the seat back may not be strong enough, increasing the risk of injury to passengers in the event of an accident.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles affected were manufactured between 10 August and 16 September 2016.
Model number
EC Type-approval number: e1*2001/116*0450*
Type: 5N
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1606/16
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany