BUICK LESABRE 1989: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

Make : BUICK Model : LESABRE Year : 1989
Build Dates : 1989-04-01 - 1989-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 89V188000
Date Owner's Notified: 1989-11-17 Date Received by ODI: 1989-11-07 Date Added to Database: 1989-11-17
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 6
Summary:
      VEHICLES MAY HAVE DISCREPANT WELDS IN THE LEFT REAR ROCKER PANEL WHICH CAN CAUSE DEFORMATION OF THE PANEL.
Consequence:
      INCREASED DEFORMATION OF THE LEFT REAR ROCKER PANELCAN CAUSE THE LEFT REAR SEAT BELT ANCHORAGE NOT TO ACHIEVE THE LOAD REQUIREDBY FMVSS NO. 210.
Remedy:
      INSTALL A REINFORCEMENT KIT.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: 571 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 301
Notes:
      SYSTEM: STRUCTURE; FRAME / FMVSS 301VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.