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Saab Recall 15017: Saab/Seat Belt Retractors

2004 Saab 9-3

In the event of a crash, a front seat occupant may receive more severe injuries.

Seat Belts — Front — Retractor

Summary
Some sport sedans were built with seat belt retractors that were damaged during the manufacturing process. If damaged, over time, the automatic tensioning system (ats) cable in the seat belt retractor could break causing the belt webbing to not retract.
Actions
Dealers will replace the seat belt retractor assemblies. The recall began on January 24, 2005. Owners should contact Saab at 1-800-955-9007.
Documents (10)

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Date Announced
MAY 11, 2004
Vehicles Affected
31,335
Saab Recall #
15017
NHTSA Campaign #
04V226000
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