Volkswagen Group Australia - Volkswagen Amarok MY2017 Recall

A recall notice fot Volkswagen Amarok MY2017 supplied by Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd as a production fault may result in heat damage to the front seat or cause it to move automatically.

Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd — Volkswagen Amarok MY2017



Date published

18 Jul 2019

Campaign number


Product description

Volkswagen Amarok
Model Year 2017

279 affected vehicles

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

See attached VIN list

VIN list.xlsx (11.21 KB)

What are the defects?

Due to a production fault, the front seat wiring harness may be damaged.

What are the hazards?

If the front seat wiring harness is damaged, it may cause local heat damage or cause the front seat to move automatically.

What should consumers do?

Volkswagen will be contacting affected consumers to organise repairs of affected vehicles, free of charge.

Owners of affected vehicles can also contact the Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am-8pm AEST) or visit: to arrange a repair.


Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volkswagen dealers

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale

  • 1 October 2016 - 31 October 2017

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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