February 16, 2001
GM Recalls 2000-2001 Cadillac Hearse, Limousine and
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting the 2000
through 2001 Cadillac Limousine, Hearse and Armored model vehicle. The affected
models was manufactured from June 1999 through October 2000.
Certain limousine, hearse, and armored
vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No.
110, "Tire Selection and Rims." These vehicles have an incorrect tire pressure
label. Incorrect tire inflation pressure can damage tires, affect vehicle handling, and
increase the risk of a crash.
2,807 automobiles are affected by this recall.
Owners will be provided with correct labels.
The manufacturer has reported that owner
notification will begin during February 2001. Owners who do not receive the free remedy
within a reasonable time should contact Cadillac at 1-800-458-8006.
[NHTSA Recall No. 00V431, Mfg.
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when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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