BUICK REGAL 2018: SEAT BELTS:REAR

Make : BUICK Model : REGAL Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-06-09 - 2018-02-22
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V230000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-05-14 Date Received by ODI: 2018-04-12 Date Added to Database: 2018-04-13
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18117
Component: SEAT BELTS:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 8738
Summary:
      General Motors LLC "GM" is recalling certain 2018 Buick Regal vehicles. During the manufacturing process, the rear seat belts may have been improperly routed around the bolster bracket on the rear outboard seats, which can cause inadequate restraint of the passengers.
Consequence:
      If the seat belt fails to adequately restrain the passengers in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear outboard seat belts, correcting the routing of the seat belts as necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 14, 2018. Owners may contact Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM's number for this recall is 18117.
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.