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Subaru Airbag Takata Recall

What is the Takata Airbag recall?
You may be aware of recent reports about recalls involving airbags supplied by Takata. Ten different car companies, including Subaru, are affected. The passenger front air bag modules in Subaru vehicles sold in South Africa are a part of the recall.

Affected models

XV2011  model yearPassenger front airbag module
Impreza2004 – 2011 model yearPassenger front airbag module
WRX2004 – 2014 model yearPassenger front airbag module
STI2010 – 2013 model yearPassenger front airbag module
Forester2009 – 2012  model yearPassenger front airbag module
Outback & Legacy2005 – 2014  model yearPassenger front airbag module
Tribeca2005 – 2013 model yearPassenger front airbag module


  • Is my vehicle affected ?
    To determine if your vehicle is affected by this or any other recall, insert your 17-digit vehicle identification number (VIN) in the space provided. The VIN can be found on the vehicle itself – on the windscreen, licence disc or vehicle registration documents.

    How do I get my vehicle fixed?
    If your vehicle is one of those recalled, you will be directed to a form asking for your contact information. We will contact you once we are ready to schedule your visit to your closest dealership.

    Is my vehicle affected?
    To find out if your vehicle is affected, please enter your vehicle’s information.

For more information please contact us at campaigns@subaru.co.za