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Toyota—Lexus SC430 Passenger-Side Front Airbag

PRA number: 2013/13545
Date published: 12th April 2013

Product information

Product description

Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Lexus SC430 model vehicles

Identifying features

Refer to VIN table attached.

What are the defects?

The front passenger-side airbag inflator may have been assembled with improperly manufactured propellant wafers.

What are the hazards?

In the event of a crash, the inflator may rupture and cause the front passenger airbag to deploy abnormally, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Lexus dealers

Supplier

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited

What should consumers do?

Consumers should take extra care when driving.

Lexus Australia is currently preparing additional parts for rectification.
Affected customers who have not had their passenger air replaced will be renotified by mail instructing them to take their vehicle to their preferred Toyota Dealer to replace the passenger side airbag once parts become available.

This will be performed at NO COST to the owner.

Customers who have already had their passenger airbag replaced are not impacted by this re-announcement.

Advertisements and supporting documentation

VIN Range.pdf (14.0 KB)