NHTSA Campaign Id 14V266000; Date: May. 20, 2014
If the steel cable becomes fatigued and separates, the seatbelt may not properly restrain the seat occupant increasing the risk of an injury in a crash.
2009 Buick Enclave; 2010 Buick Enclave; 2011 Buick Enclave; 2012 Buick Enclave; 2013 Buick Enclave; 2014 Buick Enclave; 2009 Chevrolet Traverse; 2010 Chevrolet Traverse; 2011 Chevrolet Traverse; 2012 Chevrolet Traverse; 2013 Chevrolet Traverse; 2014 Chevrolet Traverse; 2009 GMC Acadia; 2010 GMC Acadia; 2011 GMC Acadia; 2012 GMC Acadia; 2013 GMC Acadia; 2014 GMC Acadia; 2009 Saturn Outlook; 2010 Saturn Outlook
Component: Seat Belt
Manufactured by: General Motors Llc
Affected Units:: 1,339,355
General motors is recalling certain model year 2009-2014 Buick enclave vehicles manufactured April 14, 2008, through may 14, 2014, Chevrolet traverse vehicles manufactured June 6, 2008, through may 14, 2014, and GMC acadia vehicles manufactured April 9, 2008, through may 14, 2014, and 2009-2010 Saturn outlook vehicles manufactured April 14, 2008, through March 18, 2010. In the affected vehicles, the flexible steel cable that connects the seatbelt to the front outboard seating positions may fatigue and separate over time.
General motors will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, repair and replace the lap pretensioner, free of charge. Parts are not currently available. An interim notice will be mailed to owners in July 2014. A second notice will be mailed to owners once parts become available. The recall for the 2009-2010 model years began on July 11, 2014. The interim letter for the 2011-2014 model years were distributed on July 11, 2014. Owners may contact general motors at 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), 1-800-521-7300 (Buick), 1-800-462-8782 (GMC), 1-800-553-6000 (Saturn). General motors recall number for this campaign is 14187.
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Jul 11, 2014Also see: