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Opel Zafira (2010 – 2018)

Published on 05. 03. 2022

Problem description:

A defect in the gas generator of the driver airbag can lead to uncontrolled inflation and the release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated. This may increase the risk of injuries in the event of an accident.

The Opel Zafira vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 1 October 2010 and 31 August 2018.

Opel recall code: E191903742 (20-C-048)
Affected models: Astra, Cascada, Meriva, Zafira
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 18,914

Source: Rapex Alert 9/2022 A12/00381/22

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Type of alert Serious
Make Opel
Model Zafira
Production period 1. 10. 2010 - 31. 8. 2018
Risk Injury
Type/number of model P-J, S-D Monocab B, P-J/SW e1*2007/46*0141*03, e1*2007/46*0141*04, e1*2007/46*0141*05, e1*2007/46*0141*06, e1*2007/46*0141*07, e1*2007/46*0141*08, e1*2007/46*0141*09, e1*2007/46*0141*10, e1*2007/46*0141*11, e1*2007/46*0141*12, e1*2007/46*0141*13, e1*2007/46*0141*14, e1*2007/46*0141*15, e1*2007/46*0141*16, e1*2007/46*0141*17, e1*2007/46*0141*18, e1*2007/46*0141*19, e1*2007/46*0141*20, e1*2007/46*0141*21, e1*2007/46*0141*22, e1*2007/46*0141*23, e4*2007/46*0165*05, e4*2007/46*0204*31
Country of origin Poland
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20220304

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Opel dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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