Toyota will recall 650,000 cars due to defective airbags

June 13, 2014 at 8:08 pm

The reason for the withdrawal steel front airbags manufactured with defective blocks filling gas by Takata Company.

Toyota logo Pic

Toyota logo Pic


Fault could rupture and pump incorrect triggering of airbags in a collision. Which models will go to the repair, the manufacturer does not specify. This action is a continuation of service campaign, which became known in April 2013. Then because of the same defect in the repair off went 3.5 million cars. There were 1.73 million “Toyota”, 1.14 million vehicles Honda, 480 000 “Nissans” and 45.4 thousand Mazda.

Toyota airbag photo

Toyota airbag photo

According to the “Toyota” service campaign continued this year as Takata did not immediately provide a complete list of serial numbers of defective airbags. Two months ago, Toyota conducted a large-scale review of almost 6.4 million vehicles worldwide. In particular, the 3.5 million vehicles that needed repair, as it was found that when the steering wheel cable may be damaged airbags. Model RAV4, Corolla, Highlander, Yaris, Hilux, Land Cruiser Prado and Camry went to the service.

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