We want to provide our customers with the most up to date information we can concerning the recent airbag recall.
On May 19, 2015, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that at the Department's insistence, air bag manufacturer Takata has acknowledged that a defect exists in its air bag inflators. Takata has agreed to a national recall of certain types of driver and passenger side air bag inflators. The action expands the number of vehicles to be recalled for defective Takata inflators to nearly 34 million. The actions expand regional recalls of Takata passenger-side inflators, currently limited to areas of high absolute humidity, to nationwide recalls involving more than 16 million vehicles. They also expand the current nationwide recall of driver-side inflators to more than 17 million vehicles. See the full press release
The following brands have been affected. Not all vehicles within these brands are part of the recall - only specific models of specific years.
- General Motors
To see if your vehicle is part of the recall, write down your vehicle's VIN then visit https://vinrcl.safercar.gov/vin/ and follow the instructions.