Recalls & Defects For 2017 Chevrolet Cruze

Vehicle Report: 2017 Chevrolet Cruze


Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Seats:front Assembly:head Restraint

Report Receipt Date: 01/26/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v057000

Summary
General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain 2016-2017 chevrolet cruze vehicles. a bracket used in the driver or front passenger seat-back recliner mechanism may have been incorrectly welded to the seat-back frame, as a result, in the event of a crash, the head-restraints may not function properly. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 202a, "head restraints."

Consequence
In a crash, the seat-backs for the front seats may break, increasing the risk of injury to the occupants.

Remedy
Gm will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front passenger seats, replacing any with seat-back frames that are incorrectly welded, free of charge. the recall began on february 28, 2017. owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. gm's number for this recall is 17035.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline

Report Receipt Date: 05/10/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18v304000

Summary
General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain 2016-2018 chevrolet cruze ls vehicles, equipped with a gasoline engine and a tire inflator kit instead of a spare tire. the vehicles may leak gasoline following a rear-impact crash and a rollover. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 301, "fuel system integrity."

Consequence
A fuel leak, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

Remedy
Gm will notify owners, and dealers will install a lock-ring on the fuel tank that will shield the fuel tank vapor pressure sensor from damage in a rear-impact crash, free of charge. the recall began june 7, 2018. owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. gm's number for this recall is 18159.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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