Jaguar Land Rover Recalls More Than 21,000 Vehicles Due to Seat Belt Defect
The affected vehicles have seat belt pretensioners that may not function properly in the event of a crash
Jaguar Land Rover North America is recalling certain model year 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport, 2016-2017 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport, and 2017 Jaguar XE and Jaguar F-Type vehicles.
The affected vehicles have seat belt pretensioners that may not function properly in the event of a crash.
If the front seat belt pretensioners do not function properly, the seat occupants may not be adequately restrained in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
A total of 21,732 vehicles are impacted by this recall.
Jaguar Land Rover will notify owners of the recalled vehicles, and dealers will inspect the front seat belt assemblies, replacing them as necessary, free of charge.
This recall is expected to begin on February 20, 2017. Owners with further questions can contact Jaguar customer service at (800) 452-4827 or Land Rover customer service at (800) 637-6837.
Reference numbers for this recall are J081 (Jaguar) and P095 (Land Rover).