Airbag Defect Leads to Recall of Several Chevrolet and Buick Vehicles

2012 Camaro among Chevrolet, Buick Vehicles Recalled for Airbag Defect
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General Motors is recalling certain model year 2012 Chevrolet Camaro, Buick Verano, Chevrolet Cruze, and Chevrolet Sonic vehicles.

The driver side frontal airbag has a shorting bar which may intermittently contact the airbag terminals.

If the bar and terminals are contacting each other at the time of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal airbag, that airbag will not deploy, increasing the driver's risk of injury.

General Motors will notify the owners of all vehicles affected by this recall, and dealers will replace the steering wheel airbag coil, free of charge.

For additional information, contact General Motors toll-free at 800-521-7300.

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