Toyota—Lexus SC430 Passenger-Side Front Airbag
Passenger-side front airbag fitted to Lexus SC430 model vehicles
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
Traders who sold this product
Authorised Lexus dealers
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.
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