2010 Pontiac Vibe recall 09199

Pontiac Recall 09199: Brake Vacuum Suction Port

2010 Pontiac Vibe

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This could lead to an increase in vehicle stopping distance and a crash could occur.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Power Assist — Vacuum

Summary
General Motors is recalling certain model year 2009-2010 Pontiac Vibe vehicles equipped with 1.8L engine and originally sold in or currently registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. When driving under certain unique conditions in extremely low ambient temperatures, the intake manifold suction port for the brake vacuum can become locked due to the freezing of condensation resulting from positive crankcase ventilation.
Actions
Dealers will modify the brake vacuum line free of charge. A special advisory letter will be sent to owners of vehicles registered in all other states in the same time frame. The safety recall is expected to begin on or before October 23, 2009. Owners may contact Pontiac at 1-800-620-7668 or at the owner center at www.gmownercenter.com.
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Date Announced
AUG 31, 2009
Vehicles Affected
10,119
Pontiac Recall #
09199
NHTSA Campaign #
09V392000
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