Oldsmobile Alero Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 7 Oldsmobile Alero recalls between 1999 and 2004. Learn if your Oldsmobile Alero is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 3, 2014

The weight on the key ring, combined with a jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14350.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 20, 2004
RepairPal Expert Overview on February 5, 2004
RepairPal Expert Overview on August 20, 2003

The owner's manual does not explain the child restraint anchor location symbols. This does not meet the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard.

Please contact your GM dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

Summary on December 21, 2000
Summary on June 9, 2000
Summary on December 23, 1998