Honda Australia Pty Ltd — Civic MY 2006-2011 & Accord MY 2008-2011

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This recall has been updated. A new VIN list for Honda Accord has been added and the total of affected Accords has been changed.

Honda Civic
MY 2006-2011
Passenger's airbag inflator - beta
(Driver's airbag inflator included in other recalls - beta)
70 808 vehicles

Honda Accord
MY 2008-2011
Passenger's airbag inflator - beta
20 309 vehicles
Identifying features

Reasons the product is recalled

Airbag inflator: As it gets older, a combination of high temperatures and humidity can cause the airbag inflator propellant to degrade. If an affected vehicle is involved in a collision triggering the airbag, the metal inflator housing may explode/rupture under too much internal pressure.

The hazards to consumers

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What consumers should do

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their local Honda Australia dealership or Honda Australia head office directly via the website at to arrange for a replacement airbag inflator free of charge.

Consumers who are unsure whether they are affected can also use Honda Australia's VIN look-up tool or contact Honda Australia on 1800 789 839 or contact their preferred dealer.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to

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Further information for consumers is available at:

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Responsible regulator

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

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