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Recall 01V311000

Recall 01V311000

Body, Interior & Misc., November 26, 2001
Affected Cars

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date: November 26, 2001

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01V311000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Potential Number of Units Affected: 72,000

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. THE DRIVER'S SIDE KNEE BLOCKER TRIM PANEL ASSEMBLY CAN DISENGAGE, FALL, AND STARTLE THE OPERATOR.

Consequence: THIS COULD STARTLE THE OPERATOR, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE KNEE BLOCKER TRIM PANEL. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 26, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

Notes: ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

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