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Volkswagen Cabriolet Recall 91V215000

Recall 91V215000

Body, Interior & Misc., May 22, 1992

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1990

Manufacturer's Report Date: May 22, 1992

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 91V215000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 8,500

Summary: THE AIRBAG HARNESS WIRE MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY ROUTED THROUGH AN OPENING IN THE DASHBOARD CROSSMEMBER AND COULD BE PINCHED AND CHAFED BETWEEN TWO PANELS EVENTUALLY RESULTING IN DAMAGE TO THE WIRE.

Consequence: IF THE AIRBAG HARNESS WIRE IS DAMAGED, THE PASSIVERESTRAINT SYSTEM WILL BECOME INOPERATIVE. THE DASHBOARD WARNING LIGHT WILLILLUMINATE, BUT THE PASSIVE RESTRAINT WILL NOT FUNCTION UNTIL THE WIRE ISREPAIRED.

Remedy: SECURE WIRE TO THE CROSSMEMBER WITH A CLIP.

Notes: SYSTEM: AIRBAG PASSIVE RETRAINT.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS EQUIPPED WITH AIRBAG PASSIVE RESTRAINTS.

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