Important Takata Airbag 
Safety Recall Information

If you own a Toyota, Scion or Lexus manufactured between 2003 and 2013, your vehicle may be subject to a Safety Recall


for the Takata Front Passenger Airbag Inflator or Takata Driver's Airbag Inflator.

Takata Safety Recall Background Information

Toyota has initiated Safety Recalls for certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles equipped with Takata Front Passenger Airbag Inflators and one Toyota model equipped with a Takata Driver's Airbag Inflator. The subject vehicles are equipped with Takata airbag inflators which utilize a propellant that may degrade over time, after experiencing long term exposure to environmental moisture and fluctuating high temperatures. In some cases, inflators may also have certain manufacturing defects that enable moisture intrusion and propellant degradation. Inflator propellant degradation is accelerated in warmer climates with high absolute humidity. Propellant degradation creates excessive internal pressure when the airbag is deployed and can cause the inflator to rupture. In the event of an inflator rupture, metal fragments could pass through the airbag cushion material, striking the vehicle occupants and may result in serious injury or death.

To understand if your vehicle is currently involved in these recalls, please use the convenient Safety Recall Lookup Tool link. Follow the instructions for your vehicle as listed. If your vehicle does not currently indicate any open Safety Recalls, please return to this site or your dealer at least every three months to confirm the Safety Recall status for your vehicle.

If you have any questions about the Takata Safety Recall or want to verify your vehicle is affected, please reach out to us: Maita Toyota at (916)481-5353.