Safety concerns spark Bentley Betayga recall

Seat bolt issue sees Bentley Bentayga SUV recalled in Australia…

A total of just 16 vehicles are affected by a recall of the Bentley Bentayga SUV.

Being overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the recall involves Bentley SUV vehicles sold here between the 26th of November 2015 and the 15th of November 2016.

Is your Bentley Bentayga being recalled? Check your VIN here.

The ACCC recall notice advises that missing data records for bolted joints relating to the seat system and the instrument panel have been identified.

In some instances this could indicate the bolted joint has not been correctly tightened.

What are the hazards?

Where it is found that the bolted joints are not correctly tightened, there is a possibility that they could loosen over time.

If this happens and the vehicle is in an accident, it may result in increased injury to vehicle occupants.

Bentley Bentayga owners are requested to contact their nearest authorised Bentley dealer where the specific joints identified on each affected vehicles will be checked and if loose, tightened to the correct torque.

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