Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Honda Accord MY2001-2007 and Honda MDX MY2003-2006
What are the defects?
In an accident the internal pressure of inflators fitted as replacement parts may increase abnormally during deployment and cause the inflator container to rupture.
What are the hazards?
An airbag inflator rupture may cause metal fragments to pass through the airbag cushion and into the vehicle interior, which may result in injury or death of vehicle occupants.
What should consumers do?
Owners of vehicles included in this recall will be contacted by Honda Australia. Affected owners will be provided with instructions on how to arrange for the replacement of the airbag inflator.
Affected consumers may contact
* Honda Australia's Recall Call Centre on 1800 789 839 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am-6pm AEST)
* their preferred dealer or
* Honda Australia head office directly via the website at https://www.honda.com.au/contact-us.html
Authorised Honda dealers
- 1 March 2015 - 31 December 2017
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.