Oldsmobile Silhouette Recalls
There have been 0 recalls on Silhouette vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2004-12-22 due to a problem with the latch. Approximately 717302 vehicles were involved. Since 1990, Silhouette's have experienced approximately 11 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the frontal, rack and pinion, recliner, seat belts and seats. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Oldsmobile Silhouette
|1999-07-21||(Published by NHTSA on 1999-07-21)|
|Recall Summary:||THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MINIVANS EQUIPPED WITH FRONT BUCKET SEATS. THE FRONT SEAT RECLINER MECHANISM LOWER BOLTS CAN LOOSEN. A LOOSE BOLT COULD FATIGUE AND BREAK, RESULTING IN THE SEAT BACK FALLING REARWARD.|
|Hazard:||THE SEAT COULD SUDDENLY FALL BACKWARD, DISTRACTING THE DRIVER, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.|
|Remedy:||DEALERS WILL TIGHTEN OR REPLACE THE BOLTS AT NO CHARGE TO THE OWNERS. THIS POLICY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL JUNE 30, 2002.|
|Additional Info:||GM HAS DECIDED TO CONDUCT A SPECIAL POLICY TO TIGHTEN OR REPLACE THE FRONT SEAT RECLINER MECHANISM LOWER BOLTS. OWNERS CAN CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020, PONTIAC AT 1-800-762-2737, OR OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-442-6537.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.