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Cadillac Recall 02009: GM/Steering Gear Bolts

2002 Cadillac SeVille

If the left bolt is missing and the right mounting strap fails, steering control is lost and a vehicle crash could result.

Steering — Gear Box (Other Than Rack And Pinion)

Summary
Certain passenger vehicles were built with missing or under-torqued steering gear attachment bolts. If a bolt is missing, the driver may notice uneven steering response or unusual noises during turns.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the vehicles for presence and proper torque of both steering gear bolts. Owner notification began April 5, 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 or Cadillac at 1-800-458-8006.
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Date Announced
MAR 06, 2002
Vehicles Affected
249
Cadillac Recall #
02009
NHTSA Campaign #
02V067000
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