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September 10, 1999

General Motors Corporation

Models: Saturn LS Year: 2000

Number Involved: 1,310

Dates of Manufacture: May - July 1999

Noncompliance: Certain passenger vehicles do not comply with requirements of FMVSS No. 301, "Fuel System Integrity." These vehicles may have been produced with an inoperative valve within the fuel tank assembly. If a vehicle with an inoperative valve were involved in a rollover, fuel spillage could occur.

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the vehicles to ensure that the valve is operating as intended. The fuel tank assembly will be replaced if necessary. Owner notification began the end of July 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, prompt #3.

[NHTSA Recall No. 99V197/GM Recall No. 99042/Saturn Recall No. 00-C-01]

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