General Motors has announced a voluntary recall of 5,220 vehicles due to the front seat belt buckle electrical connector terminals being unsecured and may lead to serious injuries in a crash.
According to the recall notice, the loose connections may cause the driver to not receive an indicator that the seat belt is not fastened, potentially leading to serious injury in a crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the seat belt buckle electrical connector terminals:
- Model year 2012 Chevrolet Colorado manufactured September 2011 to October 2011
- Model year 2012 GMC Canyon manufactured from September 2011 to October 2011
Under the recall notice, GM will notify owners and dealers will replace the seat belt buckle electrical connector terminals free of charge. For addition information, owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438 or GMC at 1-866-996-9463.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective product attorneys may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.