LAND ROVER RANGE ROVER SPORT 2014: AIR BAGS

Make : LAND ROVER Model : RANGE ROVER SPORT Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-12-16 - 2014-04-15
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V571000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-10-08 Date Received by ODI: 2015-09-11 Date Added to Database: 2015-09-11
Manufacturers Involved: LAND ROVER
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: P071
Component: AIR BAGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5914
Summary:
      Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC "Land Rover" is recalling certain model year 2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport vehicles manufactured December 16, 2013, to April 15, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the owner's handbook information may incorrectly describe the functionality of the Air Bag Status Indicator Lamp. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
Consequence:
      An occupant that does not correctly understand the air bag functionality, may be at an increased risk of injury in a crash.
Remedy:
      Land Rover will notify owners and will send out an owner's handbook supplement to all affected owners, free of charge. The recall began on October 8, 2015. Owners may call Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover's recall number is P071.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208
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.