Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited — Tribeca MY2007-2013, Liberty MY2004-2009 and Outback MY2004-2009 - extended recall

PRA number


Campaign number

SI0350, SI0351, SI0394, SI0435

Published date

Product description

This recall was extended 12 November 2017 and 18 April 2018 (additional Tribeca vehicles only).

Tribeca MY2007-2013 vehicles fitted with a Takata front passenger airbag (Campaign numbers SI0351, SI0394 and SI0435)

Liberty MY2004-2009 vehicles fitted with a Takata front passenger airbag (Campaign number SI0350)

Outback MY2004-2009 vehicles fitted with a Takata front passenger airbag (Campaign number SI0350)

Number of affected vehicles:
Subaru Tribeca MY2007-2013 (campaigns SI0351, SI0394, SI0435) -
9 443 vehicles
Subaru Liberty MY2004-2009 and Subaru Outback MY2004-2009 (campaign SI0350) - 73 837 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 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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