O'Brien Glass Industries Limited—Xinyi XYG replacement glass rear windscreen for the Toyota Spacia Wagon

Identifying features

5 units in Australia all bearing the date of production 8; 1 2 4; 10 are subject to recall.

What are the defects?

The potential defect is that the central area of the rear windscreen may not shatter into sufficiently small enough pieces when broken. No such incidents have been experienced in Australia but the supplier is recalling the 5 potentially affected units as a precaution.

What are the hazards?

Glass from a broken rear windscreen that shatters into larger pieces is more likely to cause cuts.

What should consumers do?

The supplier will contact the 5 affected customers directly to arrange a replacement at no cost. Customers can call O'Brien on (02) 9795 3499 to arrange for the replacement.

Where the product was sold
Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Queensland
Western Australia
Dates available for sale
  • 2 September 2008 - 20 February 2009

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category