Holden—VY, VY2, V2, VZ, WK and WL variant vehicles

What are the defects?

A condition can occur on vehicles fitted with side airbags, where an electrical earth wire that is fitted underneath either front seat may become detached. Without this earthing an electrostatic charge may transfer through the seat to the airbag inflator. This may result in an unintentional deployment of the side airbag when the car is stationary and whilst the occupant is exiting one of the front seats.

What are the hazards?

Personal injury

What should consumers do?

Contact your local dealer. Owners will be contacted directly by mail.

Supplier
GM Holden Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
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