A new website tool is available now which allows you to check quickly whether your vehicle is affected by the Takata Airbag Recall.

Go to and enter your number plate and state.

Alternatively, you can text the word TAKATA to 0487 247 224.



On 28 February 2018, the Assistant Minister to the Federal Treasurer, the Hon Michael Sukkar, issued a compulsory recall notice for all vehicles fitted with faulty Takata airbags.

The Australian recall includes vehicles produced by FCAI member brands including Ford, GM Holden (including Opel and Saab), Mercedes-Benz, Tesla, Jaguar, Land Rover, Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda,  BMW, Chrysler, Ferrari, Honda, Jeep, Lexus, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru, and Toyota.

Information on the Takata airbag recall is available on the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development’s website: Recall of vehicles fitted with Takata airbags.