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2016 Toyota Avalon recall G05

Toyota Recall G05: Air Bag Fasteners May Loosen Affecting Deployment

2016 Toyota Avalon

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If the air bag was installed with incorrect fasteners, the fasteners may become loose over time, affecting the air bag deployment and increasing the risk of injury.

Air Bags — Knee Bolster

Summary
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain model year 2016 Avalon, and 2017 Camry vehicles manufactured August 3, 2016, to September 12, 2016. The front passenger knee air bag module may have been attached to the lower instrument panel with incorrect fasteners.
Actions
Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fasteners, and if necessary, replace the instrument panel brace and body bracket and reattach the air bag assembly, free of charge. The recall began on February 8, 2017. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is G05.
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Date Announced
DEC 16, 2016
Vehicles Affected
12
Toyota Recall #
G05
NHTSA Campaign #
16V906000
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