Takata Airbags Recall: Sell your Affected Car to Wreckers in Brisbane
4WD’s & SUV’s included on list of recalled vehicles due to deadly airbag fault.
Does your vehicle have a Takata airbag fitted? You may need to get your airbag replaced or sell to auto salvage facility.
There is an Australia-wide compulsory airbag safety recall for some Takata branded airbags.
Two types of Takata airbags, alpha and beta have been identified as defective and are being recalled.
What’s the Takata airbag risk?
There are millions of cars on Australian roads that currently have unsafe Takata airbags. These airbags are already responsible for doznes of fatalities and several hundred injuries around the world. When an affected airbag deploys, the inflator module may rupture causing metal fragments to strike the vehicle occupants. In addition to this, there is a subgroup of airbags called ‘alpha’ bags. These were installed in many cars up to 2007 and need immediate replacement.
Check if your vehicle is affected by visiting ismyairbagsafe.com.au and entering your number plate details.
Here is the list of most affected car brands:
- Peugeot wreck, Jeep wreck, Isuzu wreck, Mercedes wreck,
- Subaru wreck, Suzuki wreck, BMW wreck, Audi wreck,
- Honda wreck, Kia wreck, Mazda wreck, Nissan wreck,
- Mitsubishi wreck, Ford wreck, Holden wreck, Toyota wreck.
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Check if your vehicle’s airbag is recalled
Vehicle manufacturers have a full listing of all the vehicles in Australia affected by the recall.
You can check if your airbag is on the recall list by searching your vehicle model using one of the following options:
- Contact your vehicle manufacturer or visit their website.
- Product Safety Australia website.