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On certain passenger vehicles the child restraint anchor points may not be in the proper locations. Owners will be mailed an owners manual supplement that will help with proper securing of child restraints.
What Should You Do?
GM will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning March 20, 2005. If you have not been notified and feel your car falls under this recall you should contact your local dealer. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification # ready when doing so.
Some vehicles may not conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard #225 "Child Restraint Anchor System" The child restraint anchor points not being located where they should be. This may cause difficulty for the owner in installation of child restraint systems. The dealer will be sending an owners manual supplement to those with affected vehicles. The GM recall # is 05005