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Subaru Outback (2009 – 2014)

Published on 20 July 2019

Problem description:

The gas generator on the passenger side airbags may be defective. Metal fragments can be released when the airbag is activated, causing injuries to the occupants.

The Subaru Outback models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2009 – 2014 in Japan and between 2003 and 2004 in the United States of America.

Subaru recall code: 201807-09

Source: Rapex Alert 29/2019 A12/1071/19




Type of alert
MakeSubaru
ModelOutback
Production period2009 - 2014
Risk1
Type/number of modelType-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0079*00-10, e13*2007/46*1074 plus single vehicles; types: BM/BR, BM/BRS, BT
Country of originJapan, USA
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2019-07-19 11:48:13

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 Subaru 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.

Check the vehicle

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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