HAPPY Motoring Co Sdn Bhd, the exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles in Brunei Darussalam, refers to the recent news report on product update campaign for front passenger airbag inflator on 2002-2003 year model Civic/CR-V/Stream and 2003 year model Jazz/City.
In the event of the front passengers airbag deployed, the inflator may over-pressurise and explode. As of yesterday, there were no such cases reported in Brunei Darussalam, a press release stated.
It has been confirmed that the following units sold by the company are affected:
32 units Civic registered from Mar 2002 to Jun 2003;
64 units CR-V registered from Apr 2002 to Feb 2004;
40 units Stream registered from May 2002 to Nov 2003;
74 units Jazz registered from May 2003 to Mar 2004 and
50 units City registered from Mar 2003 to Aug 2004.
“The improved parts have arrived. We are writing to the customers directly and inform them the preventive measures for this issue. Inspection and replacement of improved parts will be carried out at no charge to the customers,” said the spokesperson of the company.
“We would like to assure our customers that all current selling new models are not affected.”
The Honda owners, if in doubt can contact Happy Motoring Service Reception at 2428328 (Pg Hisham Ext 131 / Dyg Kamisah Ext 132) to enquire whether their cars are affected.