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Lexus SC430 (2001 – 2010)

Published on 16 March 2020

The gas generator of the passenger airbag may be defective. This may result in uncontrolled inflation and release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated, causing injuries to the occupants.

The Lexus SC430 models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2001 and 2010.

Lexus recall code: 18SMD-104

Source: Rapex Alert 11/2020 A12/00376/20

Is my car affected?


Type of alert
MakeLexus
ModelSC
Production period2001 - 2010
Risk1
Type/number of modelLexus SC430: e6*98/14*0084*.., Type-approval numbers: Yaris: e2*98/14*0248*.., e2*2001/116*0248*.. Corolla: e11*98/14*0179*.., e11*98/14*0180*.., e11*98/14*0181*.. Avensis: e11*2011/116*0196*.. Avensis Verso: e6*98/14*0083*, Types: YARIS / P1F / P1F COROLLA / E12U / E12J / E12T AVENSIS / T25 AVENSIS VERSO / M2 LEXUS SC430 / Z4
Country of originJapan
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2020-03-13 15:34:38

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