BUICK REGAL 2011: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

Make : BUICK Model : REGAL Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2009-11-03 - 2011-03-25
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V517000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-07 Date Added to Database: 2016-07-07
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 30710
Component: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 42984
Summary:
      General Motors LLC "GM" is recalling certain model year 2011 Buick Regal vehicles manufactured November 3, 2009, to March 25, 2011, equipped with 8-way power adjustable front seats. The power seat wiring harness may contact the seat frame, causing the wires to chafe.
Consequence:
      Chafed harness wires may cause a short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and secure the wiring harness, and repair any chafed wires as necessary, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Interim notices were mailed to owners on August 18, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM's number for this recall is 30710.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.