Takata recalls progress data

Recall progress data as at 30 June 2019.

Total airbags replaced 0

Total airbags to be replaced 0

State and territory breakdown of airbag replacements

  • *Manufacturers are working to determine where these vehicles are and if they are still on the road. These figures may change if a vehicle manufacturer updates their historical records and submits updated reports.

Completion rates by supplier

Suppliers commencing recall action prior to 1 July 2018

Suppliers commencing recall action from 1 July 2018

  • Note: Suppliers were not required to commence recalling vehicles until 1 July, although some began earlier. The information above is correct as of 30 June 2019 and will be updated regularly to track replacement rates.

Recall progress over time

  • Note: The information above includes fully rectified vehicles only (it excludes vehicles fitted with like-for-like replacements that will require future replacement). In Australia the first voluntary recall commenced in 2009; however, the graph starts from 2015 when the number of recalls began to increase as more vehicle manufacturers initiated recalls.

Chart data

Data used in the charts are provided below.

Table 1. Recalls progress overview

  Number Percentage (%)
Total airbags replaced 3.22 million 78.9%
Total airbags to be replaced 604,000 14.8%
Unreplaceable airbags 255,000 6.3%
Total vehicles remaining 536,000 17.7%
Total vehicles rectified 2.28 million 75.1%
Unreplaceable vehicles 218,000 7.2%

Table 2. State and territory breakdown of airbag replacements

  Airbags replaced Airbags to be replaced (excluding Alpha) Alpha airbags to be replaced
NSW 928,537 83.10% 187,352 16.77% 1,507 0.13%
VIC 761,717 80.21% 186,835 19.67% 1,130 0.12%
QLD 637,899 87.75% 88,268 12.14% 793 0.11%
WA 323,752 87.52% 45,984 12.43% 183 0.05%
SA 188,854 82.70% 39,422 17.26% 98 0.04%
TAS 71,096 83.76% 13,755 16.21% 28 0.03%
ACT 59,692 83.66% 11,589 16.24% 72 0.10%
NT 20,140 84.27% 3,721 15.57% 38 0.16%
Other* 224,754 90.66% 22,517 9.08% 646 0.26%

Table 3a. Completion rates - Suppliers commencing recall action prior to 1 July 2018

  Vehicles rectified Vehicles to be rectified
BMW 143,353 73.39% 51,968 26.61%
Ferrari 931 77.84% 265 22.16%
Fiat Chrysler 29,926 85.08% 5,246 14.92%
Honda 348,676 91.83% 31,001 8.17%
Honda Motorcycles 610 99.84% 1 0.16%
Mazda 257,311 93.99% 16,467 6.01%
Mitsubishi 149,818 90.94% 14,919 9.06%
Nissan 218034 82.64% 45,789 17.36%
Subaru 231,772 85.80% 38,365 14.20%
Toyota 448,111 83.16% 90,750 16.84%

Table 3b. Completion rates by supplier - Suppliers commencing recall action from 1 July 2018

  Vehicles rectified Vehicles to be rectified
Audi 29,847 77.05% 8,892 22.95%
Citro├źn 2,904 91.18% 281 8.82%
Ford Australia 72,085 83.81% 13,929 16.19%
GM Holden 198,964 63.22% 115,760 36.78%
Jaguar Land Rover 15,571 88.85% 1,954 11.15%
McLaren 294 89.36% 35 10.64%
Mercedes Benz 61,439 53.17% 54,109 46.83%
Skoda 13,364 76.62% 4,077 23.38%
Tesla 1,073 86.39% 169 13.61%
Volkswagen 56,744 56.92% 42,955 43.08%

Table 4. Recall progress over time

Date Vehicles rectified Total Vehicles rectified
Mar 2015 5 509
Apr 2015 20 529
May 2015 38 567
Jun 2015 43 610
Jul 2015 36 646
Aug 2015 25 671
Sep 2015 1,055 1,726
Oct 2015 14,076 15,802
Nov 2015 10,941 26,743
Dec 2015 8,501 35,244
Jan 2016 7,629 42,873
Feb 2016 8,196 51,069
Mar 2016 12,797 63,866
Apr 2016 11,698 75,564
May 2016 15,359 90,923
Jun 2016 14,466 105,389
Jul 2016 10,897 116,286
Aug 2016 10,997 127,283
Sep 2016 24,494 151,777
Oct 2016 27,664 179,441
Nov 2016 23,555 202,996
Dec 2016 18,336 221,332
Jan 2017 16,270 237,602
Feb 2017 19,852 257,454
Mar 2017 23,721 281,175
Apr 2017 16,381 297,556
May 2017 20,539 318,095
Jun 2017 31,476 349,571
Jul 2017 44,571 394,142
Aug 2017 128,835 522,977
Sep 2017 133,719 656,696
Oct 2017 116,205 772,901
Nov 2017 94,815 867,716
Dec 2017 82,766 950,482
Jan 2018 58,276 1,008,758
Feb 2018 40,323 1,049,081
Mar 2018 53,217 1,102,298
Apr 2018 44,399 1,146,697
May 2018 67,647 1,214,344
Jun 2018 84,564 1,298,908
Jul 2018 80,117 1,379,025
Aug 2018 124,377 1,503,402
Sep 2018 97,670 1,601,072
Oct 2018 101,847 1,702,919
Nov 2018 101,333 1,804,252
Dec 2018 93,245 1,897,497
Jan 2019 76,926 1,974,423
Feb 2019 77,680 2,052,103
Mar 2019 59,224 2,111,327
Apr 2019 51,516 2,162,843
May 2019 59,525 2,222,368
Jun 2019 58,455 2,280,823

[1] Unreplaceable/unrepairable: vehicles classified by manufacturers as written off, scrapped, unregistered for more than two consecutive years, exported, stolen or modified and unable to have the affected airbag inflator replaced. Please note 'Completion rates by supplier' graphs exclude these unrepairable vehicles.