On 2012 and 2013 VW Beetles equipped with leather sport seats, if the right front seat were to get wet, the airbag system my not properly detect the presence of a child safety seat installed on that seat. In the event of a crash, this could cause the passenger airbag to deploy with a safety seat installed, which it should not do. This would result in an increased risk of injury to a child secured in the child seat. Volkswagen with replace the control module to correct this concern. The Volkswagen recall number is 69i9/W6.
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Lakeplacid, 2013 Volkswagen Beetle, 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Syracuse, NY
I looked in Manuel to see if it needed to be reset....the controls are different than Manuel.
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