What is the Honda Takata airbag recall?
One of the most common questions we get here at O'Neill Honda is "What is the Honda Takata airbag recall?" and "How do I know if my vehicle is affected?" We are here to help and will try to address those and some other common questions here. Our highly experienced team of experts are here to help and we encourage you to contact us if you have any questions about this recall or anything regarding your Honda.
Takata is a major automotive parts supplier that has been used by automakers throughout the world and the U.S. Over 100 million vehicles from over 14 different automakers have been affected by a recall to replace what may be faulty airbag inflators in the passenger, driver’s or both airbags. The metal cartridge with propellant wafers is the issue here, which in some cases has ignited with explosive force. Vehicles affected by the recall are model year 2001 through 2015.
Is my Honda affected by the Takata airbag recall?
While a recall notice might be in the mail to you, we encourage you to check online to determine if your vehicle is affected by the recall. To do so you need your vehicle’s VIN, make, model and year information. If you find that your vehicle is affected by the recall, please contact the O’Neill Honda Service Department to immediately schedule an appointment to have your vehicle repaired. Any repairs done in direct response to a recall notice will be completed at no cost. If you are unable to get your vehicle in for service immediately, please follow the instructions in your recall notice.
What is O’Neill Honda doing about the Takata airbag recall?
O’Neill Honda is working alongside Honda to help customers get the answers and resources they need about the Takata airbag recall. Whether you have questions or simply need to bring your vehicle to our genuine Honda service department, our team of experts will work quickly and efficiently to ensure you get what you need. Most importantly, our team is tracking the Takata airbag recall and all the latest news and information from Honda and the automotive industry. Our experts can answer any question you might have.