Jaguar Land Rover has recently issued a recall which is affecting more than 45, 000 of its vehicles in the United States and Canada because of a problem with the front passenger airbag.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are a total of 46, 515 units produced by Land Rover, which will be affected by this recall and their owners will have to take a trip back to the dealership in order to get the problem with the front passenger airbag solved. The NHTSA says that this airbag may not deploy due to a part failure and this will increase the risk of injury.
Jaguar Land Rover is not aware of any reports of accidents or injuries related to this issue across the United States and Canada, according to a company’s spokesman. The affected vehicles will be the LR2, in 17,066 units, and the Range Rover Evoque, in 23,485 units. The first ones are from the 2010 – 2015 model years while the latter from 2012 – 2013 model years. The recall is expected to begin on the 30th of August. For any extra details on the subject you can contact the NHTSA hotline at 1-888-327-4236.