2017 Subaru OUTBACK Air Bags Knee Bolster Recall

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2017 Subaru OUTBACK Air Bags Knee Bolster Recall

 NHTSA Recall #125783
NHTSA Compaign #16V716000
MFG Compaign #WTL-72
 ManufacturerSubaru of America, Inc.
 SupplierSUBARU
 BrandSUBARU
 ModelOUTBACK
 Model Year2017
 ComponentAIR BAGS:KNEE BOLSTER
 Date of notification14/11/16
 Begin date of manufacuring21/09/16
 End date of manufacturing23/09/16
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received06/10/16
 Report created06/10/16
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number
Estimated number of affected units54
 Defect summarySubaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain model year 2017 legacy and outback vehicles manufactured september 21, 2016, to september 23, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the knee guard bracket may not be properly attached to the steering beam assembly.
 Consequence summaryIf the knee guard is not properly attached and the driver is not wearing a seatbelt, the knee guard may not be able to properly restrain the driver's lower body in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
 Corrective actionSubaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the knee guard welding on each vehicle's steering beam, replacing the beam as necessary, free of charge. The recall began november 14, 2016. Owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. Subaru's number for this recall is wtl-72.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).
  • What is Recall?

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    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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