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WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- If your air bag has been replaced in the past 3 years, this warning could apply to you.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Wednesday morning in a press release that "NHTSA has become aware of a problem involving the sale of counterfeit air bags for use as replacement parts in vehicles that have been involved in a crash." The airbags reportedly look almost identical to the original airbags but testing of the airbags "showed consistent malfunctioning ranging from non-deployment of the air bag to the expulsion of metal shrapnel during deployment."

VIDEO: NHTSA Tests Counterfeit Air Bags

The administration says it's not aware of any deaths or injuries due to the malfunctions.

Here are the vehicle makes and models that may have these counterfeit air bags:








Make

Model Year(s)

Model(s)

Acura

2009-2011

TSX

Audi

2006-2009

A3, A4, A6, A8, Q5, Q7

BMW

2007-2011

X5, E70, E60, E61

2008-2010

5-series, 528i, 535i

2004-2007

5-Series, 525i, 530, 535, E60, E61

2007-2011

E90, E91

Not listed

E92, E93

2007-2011

X5, E70

2004-2007

525i, 530, 535

2011-2012

X3

Buick

2010-2011

Lacrosse

Chevrolet

2011-2012

Cruze

2006-2010

Aveo

2011-2012

Volt

2012

Camaro

Ford

2012

Focus

2005-2009

Mustang

Honda

2003-2012

Accord

2006-2011

Civic

2002-2011

CRV

2007-2011

Fit

2009-2011

Pilot

2009-2011

Insight

2009-2011

Crosstour

2011

Odyssey

Hyundai

2007-2011

Elantra

Not listed

Genesis

Not listed

Sonata

Infiniti

2007-2011

G35, EX35

Kia

2010-2011

Soul/Forte

2004-2009

Spectra

Land Rover

2012

Range Rover Evoque

Lexus

2006-2011

IS250, IS350, IS-F

2003-2008

GX470

2007-2009

RX350

Not listed

ES350

Mazda

2004

Mazda 3

2010-2012

Mazda 3

Mercedes

2009-2011

C, GLK

2010-2011

E350, E550

2007-2008

S550

2006-2009

ML

2009-2010

GL, ML

Mitsubishi

Not listed

Outlander

Nissan

1992-2002

Quest

2010-2011

Quest

2009-2011

Cube

2007-2011

Versa

2009-2010

Murano

Not listed

Altima

Subaru

2008-2009

Forester

2008-2009

Imprezza

2008-2009

Outback

2010-2011

Legacy

Suzuki

2007-2010

SX4

Toyota

2002-2006

Camry

2012

Camry

2009-2011

Corolla, Matrix

2007-2011

Yaris

2004-2011

Highlander

2004-2011

Sienna

2004-2011

Tacoma

2010-2012

Prius

2003-2006

Tundra

2007-2011

Tundra

2003-2006

Sequoia

2003-2010

Land Cruiser

2004-2007

Highlander

2008-2010

Highlander

2004-2009

4Runner

2007-2009

Solara

2005-2011

RAV4

Volkswagen

2006-2010

Jetta

Volvo

Not listed

XC60, XC70

Not listed

V70, S60, S80

NHTSA says the problem "affects less than 0.1 percent of the U.S. vehicle fleet" and only applies to vehicles that have had their airbags replaced in the past three years by a repair shop not affiliated with a new car dealership. Officials also say you could also be affected by this problem if you bought a used car that may have deployed an airbag before you bought it, you have a car with a title branded salvage, rebuilt or reconstructed or you bought replacement air bags from eBay or "other non-certified sources" for a very low price.

If you think you may have one of these cars, call your car manufacturers call center to have your auto manufacturer inspected. A list of call centers and more information is available at www.SaferCar.gov.

According to NHTSA, it's working with other government agencies to get more information on the counterfeit air bags and how to stop them from being bought and installed in cars.

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