The North American based automotive giant, General Motors, has recently announced a recall for the brand new 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and 2014 GMC Sierra.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some versions of the new 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and 2014 GMC Sierra will be affected by this recall and their owners will have to take a trip back to the dealers in order to get the problem with an airbag, which may not inflate in the event of a crash, fixed.
“Certain Chevrolet and GMC Sierra pickups may be equipped with an airbag that may not fully inflate in the event of a crash. Less than 1 percent of affected airbags may experience this issue, however, GM is calling each of the affected customers to arrange for repairs “, as the NHTSA is saying in its summary of the problem.
There are a total of 843 units of the Silverado and Sierra pickup trucks, all crew cab variants, which have been affected by this recall and according to GM, “very few” have been sold to customers. The company’s dealers will inspect the vehicles and make the necessary repairs / replacements free of charge. In order to find out more about this recall you should contact your local Chevrolet / GMC dealership.