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2017-2018 Volkswagen Tiguan: Recall Alert

17_Volkswagen_Tiguan_OEM.jpg 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Limited | Manufacturer image

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Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,700 model-year 2017-18 Volkswagen Tiguan Limited SUVs

The Problem: The driver front airbag may not be intended for use in vehicles sold in the U.S., which may not protect the driver as intended in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

The Fix: Dealers will replace the steering wheel and driver front airbag module for free.

What Owners Should Do: Volkswagen will begin notifying owners April 10. Owners can call the automaker at 800-893-5298, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Volkswagen Tiguan

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Editor’s note: This story was updated Feb. 23, 2018, to show the image of the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Limited.

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