NHTSA Campaign Id 00V375000; Date: Nov. 13, 2000
During a crash, the console cover could open and the cover or items stored under it could injury an occupant.
2000 GMC Diamond Edition; 2001 GMC Diamond Edition; 1998 GMC Envoy; 1999 GMC Envoy; 2000 GMC Envoy; 2001 GMC Envoy
Manufactured by: General Motors Corp.
Affected Units:: 13,893
Vehicle description: certain sport utility vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of fmvss no. 201, "occupant protection in interior impacts. " these vehicles have a console cover/armrest cam latch that could release at less than the required load of the standard.
Dealers will replace the console latch mechanism.
Owner notification began may 9, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact GMC at 1-800-462-8782. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).
Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: May 9, 2001Also see: