Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — MY 2013-2017 NW & NX Pajero

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
see attached VIN list

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 letter from Mitsubishi Motors Australia asking them to contact their preferred dealer to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge. If they have not already done so, owners must immediately contact a Mitsubishi dealership to arrange the repairs urgently.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 131 211 or contact their preferred dealer. For help locating a Mitsubishi dealer please go to:

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mitsubishi dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 31 January 2013 - 28 September 2017

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category