TOYOTA CAMRY 2003: AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Make : TOYOTA Model : CAMRY Year : 2003
Build Dates : 2001-10-22 - 2004-02-10
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 04V346000
Date Owner's Notified: 2004-08-06 Date Received by ODI: 2004-07-13 Date Added to Database: 2004-07-19
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 128316
Summary:
      ON CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH CURTAIN SHIELD AIR BAGS "CSA", ONE OR BOTH OF THE CURTAIN AIR BAGS MAY BE TWISTED NEAR THE INFLATOR DUE TO IMPROPER ASSEMBLY.
Consequence:
      IF THIS OCCURS, THE CSA MAY NOT DEPLOY RAPIDLY ENOUGH WHEN ACTIVATED IN A SIDE IMPACT COLLISION. THIS MAY RESULT IN FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE INTENDED HEAD PROTECTION, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE CSAS AND REPLACE THE AIR BAG ASSEMBLY IF NECESSARY. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 6, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT TOYOTA AT 1-800-331-4331.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT '1-888-327-4236'.