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Buick Recall 02060: GM/Emergency Trunk Release Handle

2001 Buick Park Avenue

If the cable is out of the proper position, it could increase the force required to activate the emergency trunk release handle and a person trapped in the trunk may not be able to release the trunk latch using the emergency trunk release handle.

Latches/Locks/Linkages — Trunk Lid — Lock

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, the emergency trunk release handle may be installed or forced out of the proper position.
Actions
Dealers will secure the emergency trunk release cable to ensure that the emergency trunk release handle operates properly. Owner notification began December 19, 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Buick at 1-800-521-7300.
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Date Announced
DEC 09, 2002
Vehicles Affected
43,980
Buick Recall #
02060
NHTSA Campaign #
02V328000
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