2016 CHEVROLET CAPRICE POLICE PURSUIT - SEAT BELTS:FRONT
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2014-2016 Chevrolet SS and Caprice Police Pursuit Vehicles (PPV) that were previously repaired under NHTSA recall number 16V-518. The repair may not have been performed properly. The driver's seat belt tensioner cable may be repeatedly bent over the seat side shield as the driver enters and exits the vehicle causing the cable to fatigue and separate.
HazardIf the tensioner cable separates, the driver may not be properly restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury.
Consumer ActionGM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles to determine whether the new seat trim was installed and replace the trim as necessary. Dealers will also inspect and replace the pretensioner cable assembly, as necessary. Repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 30, 2020. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is N202312100