TOYOTA COROLLA 1994: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Make : TOYOTA Model : COROLLA Year : 1994
Build Dates : 1993-11-01 - 1994-01-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 94E021001
Date Owner's Notified: 1994-08-05 Date Received by ODI: 1994-08-08 Date Added to Database: 1994-08-19
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 68725
Summary:
      THE ANCHOR STRAPS INSTALLED IN THE BELT ASSEMBLIES "FRONT INNER, LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES" WERE IMPROPERLY HEAT TREATED AND CAN BREAK, WHICH WILL NOT SUFFICIENTLY RESTRAIN SEAT OCCUPANTS IN THE EVENT OF A SUDDEN STOP OR ACCIDENT. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO. 209, "SEAT BELT ASSEMBLIES."
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      THE MANUFACTURER WILL PROVIDE REPLACEMENT SAFETY BELT ANCHOR STRAPS.
Report Initiator: MFR E Report
Regulation Part Number: 571 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 209
Notes:
      SYSTEM: SAFETY BELT ASSEMBLIES.EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: SAFETY BELT ASSEMBLIES USED ON 1994 TOYOTA COROLLAS ANDGEO PRISMS.CONSEQUENCE OF NONCOMPLIANCE: INSUFFICIENT RESTRAINTS FOR SEAT OCCUPANTSINCREASES THE RISK OF INJURY IN THE EVENT OF AN ACCIDENT.NOTE: IF YOUR VEHICLE IS PRESENTED TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPONSERVICE DATE AND THE REMEDY IS NOT PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE WITHIN A REASONABLETIME OR THE REMEDY DOES NOT CORRECT THE NONCOMPLIANCE, PLEASE CONTACT TOYOTAAT 1-800-331-4331. ALSO, CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETYADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.