Honda Australia Pty Ltd — MY 2013 Jazz, MY 2013 Jazz Hybrid, MY 2013 Insight and MY 2013 Accord Euro models
What are the defects?
Passenger's airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in an accident and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.
What are the hazards?
In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will receive a notification from Honda Australia asking them to contact a Honda dealership or the Honda Recall Call Centre to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge. If they have not already done so, owners must immediately contact a Honda dealership or the call centre, to arrange the repairs urgently.
Owners of Honda vehicles can check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at https://www.honda.com.au/recall.html by calling Freecall 1800 789 839 (Mon-Fri 8am-9pm; Sat-Sun 8.30am-5pm EST) or by checking the VIN look-up tool at http://www.honda.com.au/airbag. If their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall, consumers should immediately arrange an urgent booking for an authorised Honda dealer to replace the airbag inflator free of charge.
Authorised Honda Dealers
- 1 January 2013 - 31 December 2013