April 29, 2003
Isuzu Has Recalled the 2002 Isuzu Axiom
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
American Isuzu Motors Inc.
Models: Isuzu Axiom Year: 2002
Number Potentially Involved: 11,855
Dates of Manufacture: January 2001 ? February 2002
Problem: Information obtained from a NHTSA head impact test conducted to
evaluate compliance with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 201,
?Occupant Protection in Interior Impact,? indicates that there is a
possibility of an increased risk of head injury in a crash.
Remedy: These vehicles will be modified to enhance the head impact crash
protection for front seat occupants. The manufacturer has reported that
owner notification began April 7, 2003. Owners may contact Isuzu at
[NHTSA Recall No. 03V113].
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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