Saturn L300 Recall 00V235000

Recall 00V235000

Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

August 23, 2000

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

00V235000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Potential Number of Units Affected:

168

Summary:

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG SYSTEM. THE AIR BAG SYSTEM HAS A LOWER SIDE IMPACT SAFING SENSOR THRESHOLD THAN SPECIFIED. BECAUSE OF THIS REDUCED THRESHOLD, THERE COULD BE AN INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT OF THE SIDE HEAD CURTAIN AIR BAG WITH SEVERE SLAMMING OF THE DOOR.

Consequence:

THIS COULD CAUSE INJURY TO AN OCCUPANT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SENSING AND DIAGNOSTIC MODULE ASSEMBLY.

Notes:

NO VEHICLES HAVE BEEN SOLD TO CUSTOMERS.

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration