Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM), along with Tan Chong Express Auto Service Centre (TCEAS), have issued a nationwide recall over the issue of a faulty front passenger Takata airbag inflator module on models such as the T30-gen Nissan X-Trail CKD, J31 Nissan Teana CBU and M12 Nissan Liberty CBU. A total of 12,444 units are affected.

The breakdown includes 12,420 units of the aforementioned T30 X-Trail CKD made between May 1 2002 to March 2007 and four units of the J31 Nissan Teana CBU assembled between August 2004 to the month of September 2004. As for the M12 Nissan Liberty CBU, a total of 20 units made in the year 2003 are affected.

M12 Nissan Liberty (left) and J31 Nissan Teana. Click to enlarge.

Customers will be notified by ETCM to bring in their respective vehicles to have the faulty airbag inflator replaced. Individuals with questions are advised to contact ETCM at through its toll-free hotline, 1800 88 3838, or visit for additional information.