CHEVROLET MALIBU 2016: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Make : CHEVROLET Model : MALIBU Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2016-01-09 - 2016-01-26
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V125000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-04-14 Date Received by ODI: 2016-03-02 Date Added to Database: 2016-03-02
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 28030
Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1579
Summary:
      General Motors LLC "GM" is recalling certain model year 2016 Chevrolet Colorado vehicles manufactured January 19, 2016, to February 2, 2016, Chevrolet Malibu vehicles manufactured January 9, 2016, to January 26, 2016, and 2016 GMC Canyon vehicles manufactured January 21, 2016, to February 4, 2016. The driver frontal air bag may improperly inflate during second-stage deployment in the event of a high speed crash.
Consequence:
      An improperly inflated air bag increases the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver side frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began on April 14, 2016. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, and GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 28030.
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.