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Jaguar Recall : Jaguar/FMVSS 209/Trw Seat Belt Buckles

2000 Jaguar S-TYPE

In the event of a vehicle crash, the occupant may not be properly restrained.

Seat Belts

Summary
Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles equipped with TRW seat belt buckle assemblies. The buckle base of these seat belt assemblies were not properly heat treated and therefore do not pass the load bearing requirement of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 209, "seat belt assemblies."
Actions
Dealers will inspect and change, if necessary, the seat belt buckles.
Documents (5)

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Date Announced
AUG 25, 2000
Vehicles Affected
5,477
NHTSA Campaign #
00V228004
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