Volkswagen recalls model year 2020-2021 Jettas and Jetta GLIs

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The airbags may not deploy properly

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 379 model year 2020-2021 Jettas and Jetta GLIs vehicles.

The airbag control module was welded in the incorrect position.

Incorrect positioning of the airbag control module can cause the airbags to deploy improperly in a crash, increasing the risk of injury. Additionally, the vehicle's airbags can deploy unintentionally, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will replace the airbag control module, free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 27, 2021.

Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at (800) 893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69CK.

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