GM Holden Ltd—VF Commodore/WN Caprice – Seat Position Sensor

Identifying features

Affected Build Range is from: 6G3NT5E20EL902287 to 6G1FB5E35EL008990
Affected Production Dates: 8 APR 2014 to 17 SEP 2014

What are the defects?

If the driver’s seat base has been replaced for any reason, the seat position sensor may be inoperative. If the vehicle has an inoperative seat position sensor, has the driver’s seat adjusted to a forward position and is involved in an accident that requires deployment of the frontal airbags, the airbag will deploy with marginally more force than intended.

What are the hazards?

In the case of a crash that requires deployment of the frontal airbags, there is the potential for increased occupant injury.

What should consumers do?

Holden will write to all affected customers to notify them of required action.

Supplier
GM Holden Ltd
Traders who sold this product

All Holden dealers nationally

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category