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  NHTSA Recall 01V158000

NHTSA Campaign Id 01V158000; Date: May. 16, 2001

In the event of a crash, the console cover could open and the cover or items stored under it could injure an occupant.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2002 GMC Envoy

Component: Structure:body

Manufactured by: General Motors Corp.

Affected Units:: 8,197

icon3 Recall Summary:

Vehicle description: certain sport utility vehicles fail to comply with requirements of fmvss no. 201, "occupant protection in interior impacts. " these vehicles have a console cover/armrest lid latch that could release at less than the 10g vertical load requirement of the standard.

icon2 How to Fix:

Dealers will replace the console latch mechanism and install a striker plate. Owner notification began July 16, 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.

icon4 Recall Notes:

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: Jul 16, 2001

Also see:

All recalls of GMC vehicles.

More recall documents on nhtsa.gov.