CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin:
- 2013 Lexus GS 350
- 2013 Lexus GS 450h
The problem: Due to its current collision-detection thresholds, the occupant classification system in the front passenger seat may interpret certain occupant seating usages or road conditions as a rear collision. This will illuminate the “Airbag Warning” and “Airbag Off” indicators and disable the front passenger airbag.
Corrective action: Dealers will replace the front passenger lower seat frame assembly. Additionally, depending on vehicle production date, dealers may also replace the occupant classification system’s electronic control unit.
Warranty info: This repair is being done free of charge under this limited service campaign. The campaign expires Dec. 31, 2017.
What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle’s identification number to determine if it’s involved in this service campaign. You can also call Lexus at 800-255-3987 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. SC-FLA.
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Editor’s note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker’s website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.
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