Takata recalls progress data

Last updated: November 2018

Total airbags replaced 0

Total airbags to be replaced 0

State and territory breakdown of airbag replacements

  • *Manufacturers are working to determine where these vehicles are and if they are still on the road. These figures may change if a vehicle manufacturer updates their historical records and submits updated reports.

Completion rates by supplier

Suppliers commencing recall action prior to 1 July 2018

Suppliers commencing recall action from 1 July 2018

  • Note: Suppliers were not required to commence recalling vehicles until 1 July, although some began earlier. The information above is correct as of 30 September 2018 and will be updated regularly to track replacement rates.

Recall progress over time

  • Note: The information above includes fully rectified vehicles only (it excludes vehicles fitted with like-for-like replacements that will require future replacement). In Australia the first voluntary recall commenced in 2009; however, the graph starts from 2015 when the number of recalls began to increase as more vehicle manufacturers initiated recalls.

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Data used in the charts are provided below.

Table 1. Recalls progress overview

  Number Percentage (%)
Total airbags replaced 2.5 million 60.7%
Total airbags to be replaced 1.4 million 34.4%
Unreplaceable airbags 200,000 4.9%
Total vehicles remaining 1.3 million 52.6%
Total vehicles rectified 1.6 million 41.7%
Unreplaceable airbags 170,000 5.7%

Table 2. State and territory breakdown of airbag replacements

  Airbags replaced Airbags to be replaced (excluding Alpha) Alpha airbags to be replaced
ACT 39,377 61.5% 24,479 38.2% 182 0.3%
NSW 588,632 59.5% 395,842 40.0% 4,023 0.4%
NT 14,078 63.0% 8,193 36.6% 84 0.4%
QLD 484,084 67.0% 236,367 32.7% 2,121 0.3%
SA 126,729 60.0% 83,930 39.7% 546 0.3%
TAS 48,417 62.0% 29,524 37.8% 146 0.2%
VIC 485,972 56.4% 372,107 43.2% 3,896 0.5%
WA 236,305 66.1% 120,032 33.6% 896 0.3%
Other* 451,278 78.8% 120,797 21.1% 261 0.0%

Table 3a. Completion rates - Suppliers commencing recall action prior to 1 July 2018

  Vehicles rectified Vehicles to be rectified
BMW 70,588 36.15% 124,664 63.85%
Ferrari 337 28.18% 859 71.82%
Fiat Chrysler 22,928 64.89% 12,405 35.11%
Honda 337,380 87.60% 47,746 12.40%
Honda Motorcycles 600 98.20% 11 1.80%
Mazda 251,378 91.26% 24,083 8.74%
Mitsubishi 132,690 79.90% 33,377 20.10%
Nissan 88,047 31.11% 194,941 68.89%
Subaru 154,636 57.42% 114,684 42.58%
Toyota 416,249 76.80% 125,709 23.20%

Table 3b. Completion rates by supplier - Suppliers commencing recall action from 1 July 2018

  Vehicles rectified Vehicles to be rectified
Audi 13,029 33.64% 25,705 66.36%
Citro├źn 1,392 43.43% 1,813 56.57%
Ford Australia 43,620 49.84% 43,907 50.16%
GM Holden 34,050 10.46% 291,392 89.54%
Jaguar Land Rover 5,136 29.43% 12,318 70.57%
McLaren 62 18.73% 269 81.27%
Mercedes Benz 12,154 10.28% 106,019 89.72%
Skoda 3,000 17.16% 14,479 82.84%
Tesla 0 0.00% 1,219 100.00%
Volkswagen 9,016 9.00% 91,145 91.00%

Table 4. Recall progress over time

Date Vehicles rectified Total Vehicles rectified
Mar 2015                                   5                                               5
Apr 2015                                20                                            25
May 2015                                37                                            62
Jun 2015                                43                                          105
Jul 2015                                36                                          141
Aug 2015                                25                                          166
Sep 2015                          1,055                                      1,221
Oct 2015                        14,048                                    15,269
Nov 2015                        10,874                                    26,143
Dec 2015                          8,426                                    34,569
Jan 2016                          7,545                                    42,114
Feb 2016                          8,053                                    50,167
Mar 2016                        12,707                                    62,874
Apr 2016                        11,626                                    74,500
May 2016                        15,313                                    89,813
Jun 2016                        14,363                                  104,176
Jul 2016                        10,831                                  115,007
Aug 2016                        10,938                                  125,945
Sep 2016                        24,411                                  150,356
Oct 2016                        27,532                                  177,888
Nov 2016                        23,140                                  201,028
Dec 2016                        17,980                                  219,008
Jan 2017                        16,023                                  235,031
Feb 2017                        19,721                                  254,752
Mar 2017                        23,634                                  278,386
Apr 2017                        16,327                                  294,713
May 2017                        20,341                                  315,054
Jun 2017                        30,663                                  345,717
Jul 2017                        43,848                                  389,565
Aug 2017                      127,905                                  517,470
Sep 2017                      132,160                                  649,630
Oct 2017                      115,569                                  765,199
Nov 2017                        94,275                                  859,474
Dec 2017                        82,722                                  942,196
Jan 2018                        58,964                              1,001,160
Feb 2018                        42,237                              1,043,397
Mar 2018                        55,661                              1,099,058
Apr 2018                        45,733                              1,144,791
May 2018                        67,862                              1,212,653
Jun 2018                        80,118                              1,292,771
Jul 2018                        84,531                              1,377,302
Aug 2018                      124,052                              1,501,354
Sep 2018                        91,468                              1,592,822

[1] Unreplaceable/unrepairable: vehicles classified by manufacturers as written off, scrapped, unregistered for more than two consecutive years, exported, stolen or modified and unable to have the affected airbag inflator replaced.