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Most Recent Geo Prizm Recall

On March 30, 1997, Geo recalled 17,094 Geo Prizm. If the air bag computer in a subject vehicle experiences a mechanical shock (i.e., rapidly moving the front seat back against the stops or a sudden release of the parking brake) within a very short time after the engine is started, the air bag can deploy inadvertently.
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Geo Prizm Recall Details

Summary on March 30, 1997
If the air bag computer in a subject vehicle experiences a mechanical shock (i.e., rapidly moving the front seat back against the stops or a sudden release of the parking brake) within a very short time after the engine is started, the air bag can deploy inadvertently.
Summary on May 8, 1996
If liquid is spilled in the console box area, the air bag warning light can illuminate and stay "on" during normal driving conditions.
Summary on November 7, 1995
The battery can have a defective weld inside the positive and/or negative terminal allowing the connection inside of the terminal to separate.
Summary on September 21, 1994
The front seat belt buckle anchor straps were not properly heat treated. in the event of an accident, the seat belt buckle can separate from the anchor strap. this does not conform to the requirements of fmvss no. 209, "seat belt assemblies."
Summary on November 8, 1990
Lug nuts that retain wheels and wheel covers may have been torqued to lower than recommended specifications.