December 2, 2002
General Motors Has Recalled the 2003 Hummer H2 and Saturn L
- General Motors Has Recalled the 2003 Hummer H2 and Saturn L because
of windshield wiper problems.
Number Potentially Involved: 1,448
Dates of Manufacture: October 2002
Defect: Certain passenger and sport utility vehicles exhibit a condition in
which the windshield wiper motor could fail during use because of improper
manufacture. If this were to occur in severe weather, driver visibility
could be reduced, which could result in a vehicle crash.
Remedy: Dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the wiper motor
assembly. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began Oct.
24, 2002. Owners should contact Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, Prompt #6, or
Hummer at 1-866-486-6376.
[NHTSA Recall No. 02V283/GM Recall No. 02051/Saturn Recall No. 03-C-03]
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
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!
How many did you hear
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