Hazard: A broken control arm can result in the loss of control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. The recall is expected to begin in September 2014. From a safety standpoint, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with traction control have been standardized, front-seat lap belts now have pretensioners, and side-impact airbags are fitted on all Impalas. Consequence Summary: If the ignition switch moves from the run position to accessory, the car would stall and the air bags will not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of personal injury to the occupants. Owners of 2008 and later vehicles will be mailed an interim letter on April 21, 2014.
The vehicle identification number tells you if your car is affected. Very often these cars are rebuilt and sold by deceptive sellers who fail to disclose or even try to hide the salvage information. After driving a few miles with these indicators on the disabling throttle warning came on and the vehicle stalled. The vehicle was able to restart. These repairs will be done free of charge.
The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, and Pontiac at 1-800-620-7668. Both conditions increase the risk of injury during a crash. At that time dealers will replace the console storage compartment door inertia latch, free of charge. I got on the highway and tried to accelerate to merge into the lane and my car would not accelerate and the steering wheel locked.
I managed to coast over to the emergency lane and was able to restart the car after approximately 10 minutes. Montgomery Chevrolet of louisville, kentucky was made aware of the failure and stated that there was no recall and that there would be no service provided. Damage may also cause the air bag fuse to short resulting in a loss of all air bags and seat belt pretensions. Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. The dealer was unable to diagnose the cause of the failure.
The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. Bulletin: 000601012F Component: 060000 engine pws Summary: This informational bulletin provides information to gm dealers on the correct cleaning methods when cleaning engine gasket sealing surfaces. Hazard: If the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy if the vehicle is involved in a crash, increasing the risk of injury. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-521-7300. Accelerator pedal position sensor is another reason they say, which also does not fix the issue. Damage may also cause the air bag fuse to short resulting in a loss of all air bags and seat belt pretensions. The vehicle was not repaired.
The manufacturer was not notified. Tried to restart the vehicle several times. I pulled over to the side of the road and it almost caused an accident because power steering went out. Owners may contact the Chevrolet owner center at 1-866-694-6546. Hazard: If the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy if the vehicle is involved in a crash, increasing the risk of injury. Bulletin: 070898001B Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on gm does not approve the use of 'clipping' to repair collision damage to vehicles.
In addition, the contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the air bag warning light illuminated. More stars mean safer cars. The Rollover Resistance test measures the risk of rollover in a single-vehicle, loss-of-control scenario. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where they attempted to duplicate the failure to no avail. When parts are available, owners will be mailed a second letter to come in to have the applicable bulletin applied.
Combines Side Barrier and Side Pole Star Ratings into a single side rating. Hazard: If the wires are damaged, the passenger presence sensory system may fail to recognize that the passenger seat is occupied, disabling the air bag. The failure occurred on numerous occasions. Consequence If the wires are damaged, the passenger presence sensory system may fail to recognize that the passenger seat is occupied, disabling the air bag. All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice. A few months later I was on the freeway just getting on flat road and the warnings came on suddenly. Consequence Summary: If power steering assist is lost, greater driver effort would be required to steer the vehicle at low speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.