CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500 2019: SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER

Make : CHEVROLET Model : SILVERADO 1500 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-03-02 - 2019-10-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V814000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-12-13 Date Received by ODI: 2019-11-14 Date Added to Database: 2019-11-15
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: N192270600
Component: SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 556399
Summary:
      General Motors LLC "GM" is recalling certain 2019-2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500, and 2020 Silverado 2500, Silverado 3500, Sierra 2500, and Sierra 3500 vehicles equipped with carpet floor covering. When the front seat belt pretensioners deploy, hot gas may vent through an opening in the pretensioner bracket, possibly igniting the carpet.
Consequence:
      A vehicle fire could result if materials ignite inside the vehicle.
Remedy:
      GM will notify owners, and dealers will close off the opening in the pretensioner bracket, free of charge. The recall began December 13, 2019. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC customer service at 1-888-988-7267. GM's number for this recall is N192270600.
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.