what’s an “interim” or “like for love” repair, and just why should I bother having that done?

what’s an “interim” or “like for love” repair, and just why should I bother having that done?

A small number of manufacturers are changing older Takata atmosphere bags with newly manufactured variations among these same Takata parts. Even though these “interim” or “like for like” replacements will eventually have to be changed too, you need to nevertheless have this fix done if it’s agreed to you. The reason being an older air case is more likely to explode than a more recent form of the exact same atmosphere bag. Changing the older air bag by having a newer variation decreases the safety risk in your vehicle until a replacement that is final bag is produced and installed. All owners who receive a replacement that is interim case it’s still provided a free, final repair and may make sure to have that done too. (mehr …)