Affected vehicles have a passenger side frontal airbag inflator which is susceptible to moisture intrusion. Over time, accumulated moisture can cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment during a frontal collision. Abnormal deployments are mainly found on vehicles that are exposed to high heat and humidity for a prolonged period, hence, vehicles in Asia are more susceptible to this phenomenon.
The Takata Airbag Recall has been issued worldwide and affects vehicles across several brands.
For Subaru in Malaysia, the recall is limited to the vehicle models as follows:
To verify if your SUBARU is affected by this recall, please do not hesitate to contact us. Further actions will be advised.
Check out the Public Service Announcement video of Airbag Replacement by JKJR Malaysia here.
At Subaru, we prioritise safety above anything else — which is why we are wholeheartedly appealing to you to take immediate action if you are affected by this recall.