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Old 11-01-2013, 02:50 PM   #1
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According to Edmunds, Chevrolet is recalling 18,941 Camaro models in the United States due to airbag warning stickers on the sun visors that may peel off. This might not seem like a big deal, but, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration puts it, "If the airbag warning label detaches from the visor, the driver and front seat passenger may not be warned of the risks of airbag deployment, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash."

The affected Camaro models are from the 2013 and 2014 model years, built between July 9 and September 6, 2013. General Motors reportedly issued a "stop delivery" order to dealers on September 19. Chevy dealers will inspect these Camaros and, if the stickers on the visors have started to peel, the visors will be replaced altogether.

GM will notify customers of the problem and will urge them to check the cars themselves. "Because this inspection can easily be performed by the customer, and to reduce inconvenience, an inspection procedure will be provided with the customer letter," GM said in a statement, according to Edmunds. That said, if customers are not comfortable checking this on their own for whatever reason, or if the sticker has either fallen off or started to peel, the car should be brought right to the dealer.Chevy recalling 2013-14 Camaro models over airbag stickers that don't originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:44:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.



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Old 11-01-2013, 05:09 PM   #2
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Re: NEWS: Chevy recalling 2013-14 Camaro models over airbag stickers

Seriously? That's a recall? I never liked the stickers to begin with. I hope mine fall off.
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