385121

Campaign Number: 

17V002000

Report Date: 

January 2, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

342867

Components: 

VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

Summary: 

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2013-2017 Audi A5, A5 Cabriolet and Q5 vehicles, 2013-2016 Audi Allroad and Audi A4 vehicles and 2012-2015 Audi A6 vehicles. These vehicles, equipped with 2.0l Turbo FSI engines, have an electric coolant pump that can be blocked with debris from the cooling system, resulting in the pump overheating.

Consequence Summary: 

If the coolant pump overheats, it can increase the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary: 

Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the software so that the power supply to the coolant pump is deactivated if the pump becomes blocked with debris, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 20, 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 19M1.

Manufacture Dates: 

May 27, 2010 to August 12, 2016

384935

Campaign Number: 

17V127000

Report Date: 

November 1, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

74027

Components: 

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

Summary: 

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2017 S60 and S60 Cross Country, V60 and V60 Cross Country, and XC60 vehicles manufactured August 16, 2016, through October 21, 2016. The affected vehicles have driver and front passenger seat side mounted side air bags (SAB) with inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, Occupant Crash Protection and number 214, Side Impact Protection.

Consequence Summary: 

If the seat belt buckle separates from the bracket, the front seat passenger may not be adequately restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury in the event of a crash.

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: 

February 15, 2015 to August 21, 2016

384914

Campaign Number: 

16V942000

Report Date: 

December 28, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

220

Components: 

SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Summary: 

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain model year 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vehicles and 2016-2017 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehicles. The affected vehicles have 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: 

Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace the hardware that connects the front lower control arm to the knuckle, free of charge. The recall began on January 27, 2017. Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover's number for this recall is Q650/Q651.

Manufacture Dates: 

May 29, 2016 to August 23, 2016

384853

Campaign Number: 

17V150000

Report Date: 

March 7, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

342867

Components: 

SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER

Summary: 

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Audi A5 Cabriolet and S5 Cabriolet vehicles. A component within the front, rear, and rear center seat belt retractor pretensioners may detach after the seatbelt retractor pretensioner is deployed in the event of a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

If the coolant pump overheats, it can increase the risk of a fire.

Corrective Summary: 

Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the software so that the power supply to the coolant pump is deactivated if the pump becomes blocked with debris, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 20, 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 19M1.

Manufacture Dates: 

March 7, 2012 to December 15, 2016

384824

Campaign Number: 

16V941000

Report Date: 

December 28, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

550

Components: 

SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Summary: 

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vehicles manufactured May 30, 2016, to August 24, 2016, and 2016-2017 Range Rover Evoque vehicles manufactured June 7, 2016, to August 26, 2016. The affected vehicles have front lower control arm fasteners that may fail due to an assembly error, possibly resulting in separation of the steering knuckle.

Consequence Summary: 

In the event of a crash of sufficient severity, the front passenger air bag may not deploy as required, increasing the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace the hardware that connects the front lower control arm to the knuckle, free of charge. The recall began on January 27, 2017. Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover's number for this recall is Q650/Q651.

Manufacture Dates: 

June 6, 2016 to August 25, 2016

384601

Campaign Number: 

17V133000

Report Date: 

September 19, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

243

Components: 

SUSPENSION:FRONT

Summary: 

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2017 Macan, Macan S, Macan GTS, and Macan Turbo vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the anti-rollbar connecting links may move out of position allowing the vehicle to oversteer in certain driving conditions.

Consequence Summary: 

Vehicle oversteer may lead to a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sensor mat and seat cushion, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH02.

Manufacture Dates: 

October 19, 2015

384360

Campaign Number: 

17V135000

Report Date: 

March 1, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

85

Components: 

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Summary: 

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2017 718 Boxster, 718 Boxster S, 718 Cayman, 718 Cayman S, 911 Carrera, 911 Carrera S, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S, 911 Turbo, 911 Turbo S, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, and 911 Turbo Cabriolet vehicles. The seat mounted side air bag inflator initiator may fail to ignite during a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

In the event of a crash, if the windshield separates from the vehicle, it can increase the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected air bags, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH03.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 29, 2016 to October 20, 2016

384020

Campaign Number: 

17V077000

Report Date: 

February 7, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

5882

Components: 

UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Summary: 

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 GL350 4Matic Bluetec, GL550 4Matic, GLE350 4Matic, GLE43 AMG Coupe, GLE450 4Matic, 2016 GLE300d 4Matic, GLE350, GLE350d 4Matic, GLE400 4Matic, GLE550e 4Matic, GLE63 AMG, GLE63 AMG 4Matic, GLE63S AMG 4Matic Coupe, and 2017 GLS63 AMG vehicles manufactured April 23, 2014, to May 10, 2016. The front passenger seat Occupant Classification System (OCS) calibration may be incorrect, and as a result, the system can incorrectly classify the occupant as a child seat, deactivating the front passenger air bag.

Consequence Summary: 

In the event of a crash, if objects are not secured within the center console, they may strike the vehicle occupants, increasing their risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will update the OCS software, free of charge. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

Manufacture Dates: 

July 19, 2016 to October 15, 2016

383758

Campaign Number: 

16V700000

Report Date: 

September 29, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

40

Components: 

VISIBILITY

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Chevrolet Express manufactured September 25, 2015, to August 22, 2016, and 2016 GMC Savana cargo and cutaway vans manufactured January 28, 2016, to May 18, 2016. The affected vehicles were manufactured without an inside rearview mirror and with a right-hand convex exterior review mirror. These vehicles are required to have either an inside rearview mirror or both left and right-hand flat exterior rearview mirrors. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 111, Rearview Mirrors.

Consequence Summary: 

If the driver does not have a clear unobstructed view to the back of the vehicle, it can increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will instal a right-hand flat rearview mirror, free of charge. The recall began on November 8, 2016. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 16036.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

383634

Campaign Number: 

16V651000

Report Date: 

September 8, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

3

Components: 

SUSPENSION

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and 2016 Cadillac Escalade, Cadillac Escalade ESV, Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Sierra, GMC Yukon and GMC Yukon XL vehicles. The front upper control arms may have inadequate welds near the control arm bushing.

Consequence Summary: 

Inadequate welds may allow the control arm to separate from the bushing, compromising steering and increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the left and right front upper control arms and realign the vehicle, free of charge. Parts are not currently available. Owners were mailed an interim notification on early May 3, 2016. Owners will be mailed a second notice when remedy parts are available. Until the repairs have been made, owners are advised not to drive their vehicles. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006, or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 42190.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

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