Volkswagen is recalling certain 2018 Altas vehicles due an air bag malfunction that could cause injury or a crash.

Volkswagen is recalling certain 2018 Volkswagen Atlas vehicles. The air conditioning system drain tube may have been twisted, causing water to drain into the air bag control module.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the air conditioning drain tube, and if it is twisted, the drain tube and air bag control module will be replaced, free of charge. Some affected vehicles have had their drain tube previously replaced but did not receive a new air bag control module; the airbag control module will be replaced in these vehicles. The recall is expected to begin October 14, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298and use recall number 87F9.