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U.S. regulator probes VW SUVs for seatbelt issue

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday it has opened an investigation into Volkswagen's latest Tiguan Sport Utility Vehicles (SUV) for seatbelt problems.
The regulator found in crash testing in last December that the driver's seat belt webbing "completely separated". But such failure didn't occur in other tests, including the German carmaker's internal tests, according to Volkswagen.
"Volkswagen takes its commitment to safety very seri ...

 

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