Correct disposal of airbag units

Airtag units are pyrotechnic objects and can represent an environmental hazard on account ot their character as explosion-risk bodies and because of the materials they contain. For this reason, airbag units which have not yet been ignited, or complete vehicles containing such units must not be treated as "normal" waste or disposed of on any other final refuse dumps.

To avoid possible misues, the airbag units must first be rendered harmless by electrical ignition, making sure that all the relevant precautions are complied with In the case of airbag units incapable of igniting or if ignition cannot be carried out in safety, the airbag units must in all cases be returned to Porsche or to the relevant importer in their original spare part packs and by the usual transport channels.

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