ASTON MARTIN DB11 2018: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Make : ASTON MARTIN Model : DB11 Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-06-08 - 2017-11-20
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V065000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-03-22 Date Received by ODI: 2018-01-19 Date Added to Database: 2018-01-23
Manufacturers Involved: Aston Martin The Americas
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RA-01-1048
Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1027
Summary:
      Aston Martin The Americas "Aston Martin" is recalling certain 2017-2018 DB11 V12 Coupe and DB11 V8 Coupe vehicles. The driver's frontal air bag may unexpectedly deploy due to insufficient grounding of the steering components if an electrostatic discharge occurs and the air bag clockspring is broken.
Consequence:
      If the driver air bag inadvertently deploys, it can increase the risk of injury and a crash.
Remedy:
      Aston Martin will notify owners, and dealers will add sufficient grounding to the steering components, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 2018. Owners may contact Aston Martin customer service at 1-888-923-9988.
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.