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Recall 91V122000

Front Seat Belt Latch Sticks And Fails To Secure Belt

Recall Details

The front seat belts may not buckle and latch securely. Dealers will replace defective buckles free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The front seat driver's and passenger's seat belts may fail to latch properly, may stick, and as a result may not be secure. This can cause risk of an occupant becoming injured from not being secured properly.

What Should You Do?

Recalls on your Chrysler vehicle must be performed by a Dodge or Chrysler dealership. Chrysler began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in July 1991. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Chrysler dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

Body, Interior & Misc., July 11, 1991

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
July 11, 1991
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
130,000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
91V122000
Component
SEAT BELTS
Summary
FRONT OUTBOARD SAFETY BELT MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO LATCH AND OR UNLATCH DUE TO A WEBBING STIFFENER ENTERING THE BUCKLE HOUSING AND DISLODGING THE BUCKLE LATCH GUIDE.
Consequence
LATCH MAY OPEN DURING ACCIDENT OR SUDDEN STOP, EXPOSINGSEAT OCCUPANT TO INCREASED RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy
REPLACE BUCKLE LATCH ENGAGEMENT.
Notify
SYSTEM: SAFETY BELT.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLE.
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