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2008 Suzuki SX4
3 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 2008 Suzuki SX4
Official recalls have been issued for the 2008 Suzuki SX4 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.
Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Suzuki service department immediately!
If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Suzuki customer service.
2008 Suzuki SX4 AIR BAGS NHTSA Campaign #13V405000
Summary: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain model year 2006-2011 Grand Vitara and 2007-2011 SX4 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, over time, the OCS sensor mat installed in the front passenger seat may fail due to repeated flexing of the mat from use of the seat. As a result, during a crash necessitating deployment, the air bag will deploy regardless of whether the front seat occupant is an adult or a child.
Consequence: Air bag deployment with a child in the front passenger side seat increases the risk of injury to that child.
Actions: Suzuki will notify owners and dealers will replace the front passenger seat cushion assembly (which includes the OCS sensor mat) free of charge. Sufficient quantities of parts are not currently available to fix all of the affected vehicles. Owners will be notified of the recall in October 2013 and will receive a second notification when parts are available to have their vehicle repaired. The recall began on May 23, 2014. Owners may contact Suzuki at 1-800-934-0934. Suzuki's recall campaign number is VD. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #13V405000 »
2008 Suzuki SX4 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR NHTSA Campaign #10V513000
Summary: Suzuki is recalling certain model year 2007 SX4 hatchback and model year 2008-2010 SX4 hatchback and sedan passenger vehicles. The three screws that secure each of the outside rear view mirrors to the mirror base can come loose due to vibration.
Consequence: If a rear view mirror falls off the vehicle the driver will have reduced visibility increasing the risk of a crash.
Actions: Dealers will replace the base screws on both outer rear view mirrors free of charge. The safety recall began on November 5, 2010. Owners may contact Suzuki at 1-887-697-8985 or visit Suzuki's website at www.suzukiauto.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V513000 »
2008 Suzuki SX4 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM) NHTSA Campaign #10V392000
Summary: Suzuki is recalling certain model year 2008 through 2010 SX4, 2010 grand vitara, and 2009 through 2010 equator vehicles that were equipped with a garmin nuvi model 750, 760, and 765 navigation system. The batteries contained in the affected gps units can overheat.
Consequence: Overheated batteries could result in a fire.
Actions: Suzuki will notify owners and the repairs will be performed by garmin technicians by replacing the battery and inserting a spacer on top of the battery free of charge. The safety recall began on September 24, 2010. Owners may contact garmin directly at 1-866-957-1981 or Suzuki at 1-887-697-8985. Owners may also visit garmin's website at www.garmin.com/nuvibatterypcbrecall. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V392000 »