Pontiac Vibe Replacing Airbags
Give or take 243.000 pontiac vibe supplanting airbags by General Motors. General Motors is repairing more than 243.000 extra cases of the 2003-2007 Pontiac Vibe in the US and Canada to supplant their Takata supplied traveler side airbag inflators. The organization has no reports of unpredictable arrangements in the models however.
These arent really recently included vehicles in the huge wellbeing battle. As a twin to the Toyota Matrix the Vibe was at that point included in Toyotas figures yet as Pontiacmarked vehicles GM merchants are dealing with these substitutions. They have been secured as a component of the Takata battle before.
Toyota extended its own particular Takata review to traveler side parts for 1.365 million vehicles on June 16. Prior General Motors additionally issued a battle for 330198 illustrations of the 2007 and 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD 3500HD GMC Sierra 2500HD and 3500HD pickups to supplant their traveler side parts After presentation to dampness its workable for these inflators to touch off too rapidly in a mischance and splash shrapnel at tenants.
The Vibes are included in two Toyota recall campaigns – one for high absolute humidity (HAH) areas and one for non-HAH areas. Both are considered national recalls even though only vehicles in certain HAH states and territories are in the recall.
Total Pontiac Vibe passenger air bag numbers for MY 2003-2007 (U.S. and Canada only):
High Absolute Humidity 89,719
Non High Absolute Humidity areas 252,685
These are the totals, which include about 99,000 previously recalled.
GM knows of no field issues – irregular deployments – with these air bag inflators.