TOYOTA PRIUS 2016: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL

Make : TOYOTA Model : PRIUS Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2016-11-30 - 2016-06-14
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V672000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-11-10 Date Received by ODI: 2016-09-16 Date Added to Database: 2016-09-16
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: G0W
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7817
Summary:
      Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing "Toyota" is recalling certain model year 2016 Toyota Prius vehicles manufactured November 30, 2015, to June 14, 2016. An air bag inflator manufacturing error may result in the inadvertent partial inflation of the front passenger air bag.
Consequence:
      A front passenger air bag that unintentionally inflates can increase the risk of a crash or injury.
Remedy:
      Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag assembly, free of charge. The recall began November 10, 2016. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is G0W.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.