Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Honda Accord
What are the defects?
The airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment in the event of an accident.
What are the hazards?
In the event of an inflator rupture, metal fragments could pass through the airbag cushion material possibly causing serious injury or fatality to vehicle occupants.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by mail and invited to call the Honda recall call centre on freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm AEST) for further information and to arrange a booking for an authorised Honda dealer to replace the airbag inflator free of charge.
Authorised Honda dealers
- 1 January 2012 - 31 December 2012