Subaru (Aust) Ltd — Subaru MY2010–2014 Liberty & Outback - extended recall

PRA number


Campaign number

SI0352, SI0394, SI0435

Published date

Product description

This recall was extended 12 November 2017, 18 April 2018 and 01 April 2019.

MY2010–2014 Liberty & Outback vehicles equipped with a Takata front passenger airbag.

Number of affected vehicles:
19 479 Liberty vehicles
23 210 Outback vehicles
Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

see attached VIN lists

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 Subaru dealership or Subaru 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 Subaru's VIN look-up tool at or contact Subaru on 1300 550 994 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:

Traders who sold this product

Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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