383624

Campaign Number: 

17V114000

Report Date: 

February 22, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

354434

Components: 

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Summary: 

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2015-2017 C300 4Matic, C300, CLA250, CLA250 4Matic and CLA45 AMG vehicles, 2017 C300 4Matic Cabrio, C300 4Matic Coupe, C300 Cabrio, C300 Coupe, E300, E300 4Matic, E400 4Matic Wagon, E43 AMG 4Matic, GLA250, GLA250 4Matic and GLC300 4Matic Coupe vehicles and 2016 C350e and GLC300 vehicles and 2016-2017 C450 4Matic AMG Sport and GLC300 4Matic vehicles. In the event that the engine or transmission cannot turn over, the starting current limiter may overheat from the repeated attempts of the starter motor attempting to start the vehicle.

Consequence Summary: 

If the starting current limiter overheats, the surrounding components can melt, increasing the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary: 

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional fuse in the electrical line to the starter, free of charge. Parts to remedy the vehicles are not currently available. Owners will be notified of the recall beginning in late March 2017. Owners will be mailed a follow up notice when remedy parts are available, currently expected to be in July 2017. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

Manufacture Dates: 

January 31, 2014 to January 31, 2017

383420

Campaign Number: 

17V116000

Report Date: 

February 23, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

2

Components: 

STEERING

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2017 Buick LaCrosse vehicles. The electrical connectors for the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) system may not be properly sealed. As a result, water may enter and corrode the connectors possibly resulting in a loss of power steering.

Consequence Summary: 

A loss of power steering may result in increased manual steering effort, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect correct the seal seating and secure the EPS connector seals, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM's number for this recall is 17085.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

383393

Campaign Number: 

17V057000

Report Date: 

January 26, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

17

Components: 

SEATS

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Chevrolet Cruze vehicles. A bracket used in the driver or front passenger seat-back recliner mechanism may have been incorrectly welded to the seat-back frame, as a result, in the event of a crash, the head-restraints may not function properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 202a, Head Restraints.

Consequence Summary: 

In a crash, the seat-backs for the front seats may break, increasing the risk of injury to the occupants.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front passenger seats, replacing any with seat-back frames that are incorrectly welded, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 17035.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

383154

Campaign Number: 

17V084000

Report Date: 

February 8, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

9

Components: 

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Summary: 

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain 2017 XF vehicles. The affected vehicles may have a cracked left hand inner sill panel. In the event of a crash involving a left hand impact, the cracked sill panel may result in the underfloor fuel lines rupturing and leaking fuel.

Consequence Summary: 

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary: 

Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle's left inner sill panel. If cracks are found, Jaguar will repurchase the vehicle and supply the customer with a new vehicle, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 7, 2017. Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is K458.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 7, 2016 to December 14, 2016

383072

Campaign Number: 

17V104000

Report Date: 

September 25, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

74027

Components: 

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

Summary: 

Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90 and S90 vehicles manufactured April 15, 2015 through September 19, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the drain hose for the air conditioning may leak into the passenger compartment due to a drain hose installation error during manufacturing.

Consequence Summary: 

Significant water drainage into the passenger compartment may adversely affect air bag deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front passenger seat belt buckle stud, replacing the seat belt buckle as needed, free of charge. The recall began January 2017. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89708.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 13, 2016 to January 30, 2017

383031

Campaign Number: 

17V142000

Report Date: 

November 20, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

5669

Components: 

TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Summary: 

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Tucson vehicles manufactured May 19, 2015, to November 14, 2016, and 2017 Santa Fe vehicles manufactured November 28, 2015, to November 14, 2016. The affected vehicles may be equipped with an accessory trailer hitch wiring harness that, due to a malfunction of the tow hitch module, may result, in the trailer brake lights being constantly illuminated. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.

Consequence Summary: 

Without a warning to remind the front seat occupants that their seat belts are not buckled, they may forget to buckle their seat belt, increasing their risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected accessory trailer hitch wiring harnesses, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 13, 2017. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 153.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 27, 2015 to September 22, 2016

382832

Campaign Number: 

17V063000

Report Date: 

January 25, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

33803

Components: 

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC

Summary: 

Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2017 Hyundai Elantra vehicles manufactured April 15, 2016, to September 13, 2016, and Sonata vehicles manufactured May 27, 2016 to September 16, 2016. In these vehicles, the end seal for the driver's frontal air bag inflator may not have been properly installed, possibly resulting in reduced inflation of the frontal air bag in the event of a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

In the event of a crash, an air bag that does not inflate fully increases the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began on May 5, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 144.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 11, 2016 to January 17, 2017

381843

Campaign Number: 

16V802000

Report Date: 

November 4, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

1

Components: 

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2017 Cadillac XT5 vehicles manufactured April 16, 2016, to May 9, 2016, and 2017 GMC Acadia vehicles manufactured April 19, 2016, to April 22, 2016. The front brake calipers may have a torn or misaligned caliper piston seal which may allow brake fluid to leak.

Consequence Summary: 

If there is a brake fluid leak, braking performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front brake calipers, replacing the brake caliper assemblies, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 12, 2016. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-458-8006 (Cadillac), or 1-800-462-8782 (GMC). GM's number for this recall is 16096.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

381720

Campaign Number: 

16V955000

Report Date: 

September 7, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

8

Components: 

STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Summary: 

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2017 Audi Q7 vehicles manufactured November 11, 2015, to November 23, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the electric power steering assist control unit may short circuit resulting in a loss of power steering assist.

Consequence Summary: 

With a loss of power steering assist, extra steering effort will be required, especially at lower speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control module software, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69O3.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 10, 2015 to November 22, 2015

381499

Campaign Number: 

16V940000

Report Date: 

December 27, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

8232

Components: 

SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER

Summary: 

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain 2017 Jaguar XE vehicles manufactured July 12, 2016, to December 2, 2016, and Jaguar F-Type vehicles manufactured July 14, 2016, to December 16, 2016. The affected vehicles have front seat seatbelt pretensioners that may not function properly in the event of a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

If the front seat seatbelt pretensioners do not function properly, the seat occupants may not be adequately restrained in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front seat belt assemblies, replacing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 20, 2017. Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is J081.

Manufacture Dates: 

July 11, 2016 to December 1, 2016

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