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Chevrolet Corvette Recall 91V143000

Recall 91V143000

Body, Interior & Misc., October 25, 1991

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1990, 1991

Manufacturer's Report Date: October 25, 1991

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 91V143000

NHTSA Action Number: EA90033

Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 231,833

Summary: UNDER CERTAIN VEHICLE OPERATIONS AND OCCUPANT USAGE CONDITIONS, THE SAFETY BELTS CAN LOCKUP OR JAM IN THE SAFETY BELT RETRACTOR.

Consequence: IF LOCKUP OCCURS, IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO PULL BELT OUT OFTHE RETRACTOR. THE OCCUPANT OF A SEAT WITH AN UNUSABLE SAFETY BELT ISSUBJECT TO INCREASED RISK OF INJURY OR DEATH IN THE EVENT OF A SUDDEN STOP ORACCIDENT.

Remedy: REPLACE THE SAFETY BELTS IF THE LOCKUP OCCURS.

Notes: SYSTEM: SAFETY BELTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

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