GM recalled more than 600,000 SUVs and pickups because of seat belt failures
General Motors (GM) announced the recall of 624,216 pickup trucks and SUVs of the 2019-2021 Silverado, Sierra, Suburban, Tahoe and Yukon models to inspect and repair the front seat belts.
The United States of America (NHTSA) has released a report related to seat belts on some GM models. This can put front-row occupants at risk, resulting in injury in the event of rapid braking or collision.
The NHTSA report also shows that people in the car can hear noise from the center seat area or from the dashboard. More dangerously, passengers may feel the front center seat belts loosen or even come loose.
The models with this error are the 2019-2021 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks; The 2020-2021 Silverado and Sierra 2500/3500 and the SUV models Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe and GMC Yukon XL 2021.
General Motors (GM) has just announced the recall of 624,216 pickup trucks and SUVs of the aforementioned models to inspect and repair the front seat belts. In addition to the above models, the GM representative affirmed that this issue does not affect the Silverado and Sierra Limited 2019 models built on the previous generation platform. GM will initiate the announcement and reception of summons starting from February 1, 2021.
Previously, in November 2020, GM ordered the recall of up to 7 million vehicles worldwide because it is related to at least 17 deaths in the United States, which is directly caused by airbag errors on its vehicles. this. The aforementioned tide wave has caused damage of this company about 1.2 billion USD.