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January 24, 2003

General Motors Has Recalled the 1994-1995 Saturn L Series

(SafetyAlerts) - General Motors Has Recalled the 1994-1995 Saturn L Series because of potential problems with the seat.

Number of Units Affected: 72,135

Dates of Manufacture: July 1993 - March 1995

Defect: On certain passenger vehicles, some front seat back recliner gear teeth may wear excessively through repeated use, which could cause the seat back to slip partially rearward when force is applied. If this happens while the vehicle is being driven, it could cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the vehicle's front seat recliner mechanisms. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during January 2003. Owners should contact Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, Prompt #6.

[NHTSA Recall No. 02V307/GM Recall No. 02060/Saturn Recall No. 03-C-04.

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
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write down the NHTSA 
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
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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