Saab 9-5 Recalls
There has been 1 recall on 9-5 vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2016-02-03 and published by the NHTSA on 2016-02-17, was due to a problem with the driver side inflator module. Approximately 179861 vehicles were involved. Since 1999, 9-5's have experienced approximately 7 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the head restraint, module, cap/cover/hub, arm and air bags. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Saab 9-5
|2016-02-03||(Published by NHTSA on 2016-02-17)|
|Recall Summary:||General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2003-2011 Saab 9-3 vehicles manufactured May 31, 2002, to February 15, 2011, 2010-2011 Saab 9-5 vehicles manufactured June 23, 2010, to February 21, 2011, and 2008-2009 Saturn Astra vehicles manufactured April 11, 2007, to July 24, 2008. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.|
|Hazard:||In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.|
|Remedy:||GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator on Saab 9-3 and 9-5 vehicles and will replace the driver's frontal airbag module on Saturn Astra vehicles, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Saab customer service at 1-800-955-9007 or Saturn customer service at 1-800-553-6000. GM's number for this recall is 28810.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.