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2015 Chevrolet Sonic recall 45340

Chevrolet Recall 45340: No Warning Chime /FMVSS 114

2015 Chevrolet Sonic

Without audible indicators, the driver may not fasten their seatbelt, increasing the risk of injury during a crash.

Equipment — Electrical — Radio/Tape Deck/Cd Etc.
Electrical System — Software

Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Chevrolet Sonic and Trax, and 2013-2015 Spark vehicles equipped with a Bring Your Own Media radio. The affected radios may fail to provide an audible warning chime when the driver fails to fasten their seatbelt or if the driver leaves the key in the ignition. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) numbers 208 "Occupant Crash Protection" and 114 "Theft Protection."
Actions
GM will notify owners, and dealers will update the radio software, free of charge. The recall began on July 22, 2016. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 45340.
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Date Announced
JUN 10, 2016
Vehicles Affected
18,780
Chevrolet Recall #
45340
NHTSA Campaign #
16V422000
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