When deployed due to a crash, the passenger front air bag can deploy abnormally, or with excessive force, causing debris and fragments to strike and injure occupants.
Certain vehicles are being recalled because the passenger airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment. Vehicle occupants could be struck by metal fragments resulting in personal injury.
A fuel leak may develop in the area of the fuel filler pipe, which runs between the fuel tank and the gas cap.
Fuel may leak from a fuel line in the engine compartment, causing a fire risk.
Certain vehicles are being recalled because the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator may rupture upon deployment. Vehicle occupants could be struck by metal fragments resulting in personal injury.
The Passenger front airbag inflator could rupture upon deployment, increasing the risk of injury to vehicle occupants from flying debris.
The vehicle may begin braking on its own without driver input and without brake lights illuminating, resulting in possible loss of vehicle control and the lack of ability for other drivers to know that the vehicle is slowing or stopping.
The Antilock Brake System (ABS), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), and Traction Control (TC) systems may not function as expected and associated warning lights would be illuminated.
The engine could stall while driving due to an internal engine failure.
Various warning lamps may illuminate, drivability concerns could be encountered, or the the hybrid drive system could shut down causing the vehicle to stall unexpectedly increasing the risk of a crash.