Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited — Lexus SC430
What are the defects?
The front passenger-side airbag inflator may have been assembled with improperly manufactured propellant wafers.
What are the hazards?
In the event of a crash, the inflator may rupture and cause the front passenger airbag to deploy abnormally, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should take extra care when driving.
Lexus Australia is currently preparing additional parts for rectification.
Affected customers who have not had their passenger air replaced will be re-notified by mail instructing them to take their vehicle to their preferred Toyota Dealer to replace the passenger side airbag once parts become available.
This will be performed at no cost to the owner.
Consumers can use the Lexus VIN look-up tool to see if their vehicle is affected by this recall: https://www.lexus.com.au/owners/recalls
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