August 4, 1999
Suzuki Vitara Year: 1999
Dates of Manufacture: Prior to June 1999
Defect: During port installation of rear stereo
speakers, the vehicle's wiring harness could have been pinched
between the rear stereo speaker and speaker retaining plate. An
electrical short could occur due to the pinched wires, possibly
resulting in a fire.
Remedy: Dealers will inspect the position/condition
of the rear wiring harness and repair the wiring harness, if
necessary. Owner notification began June 28, 1999. Owners who do not
receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact
Suzuki at 1-800-934-0934.
[NHTSA Recall No.
99V154/Suzuki Recall No. SE]