Argentina: Recall of the Volkswagen Suran and Fox default airbag


147 units Volkswagen Suran and 18 Volkswagen Fox must go through the official service to them replaced the sensors for airbags , the due to a defect which could cause them not deploy in an accident .


Volkswagen-Fox V olkswagen Argentina announced a call for review of several units of Suran and Fox for the inconvenience associated with airbag sensors .

Thus the company invites owners of affected vehicles to attend the official service, so replace free elements in question.

The problem is related to the control unit for airbag systems as it has been found that there is the possibility that the unit that controls the airbags may contain a defective sensor, which could not operate properly.

This means that airbags could not be opened before a collision could be opened or involuntarily, with consequent physical damage occupants.

Although Argentina has not reported any case, Volkswagen invites owners of the Suran whose chassis number as included between EA531640 and EA536265 (147 units) and Fox included among the E4139382 to E4169068 (18 units). These models corresponding to the previous line that is currently marketed.






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