Recall Date: Mar 2004
Car Recalls : Cadillac Recalls : Cadillac Escalade : GMC Recalls
Notices get lost in the mail or
discarded as junk mail. Even after these attempts to notify
customers, only 72% of owners affected by safety issue Cadillac
Recalls have the recall work completed.
The National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration (NHTSA) regularly announces vehicle safety car
recalls in an effort to inform and urge owners to get problems
In the United States, safety car
recalls must be performed at no charge to the customer. Car
manufacturers related to are required by law to mail notices of
Cadillac Recalls to
owners and dealers.
Car Accident Advice often obtains
recall notices before dealers and owners. The NHTSA recommends
that you wait for the mailed bulletin to arrive before requesting
the work to be done. However, you can ask your
Cadillac Escalade dealer when the next recall update notice is expected at their shop.
For the most current information
about Cadillac Escalade contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Auto
Safety Hotline: 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236)
Car Recalls :
Cadillac Recalls : Cadillac Escalade : GMC Recalls
1999 November 2003
Number Of Units Affected : 3,662,211
total campaign: Silverado,
certain pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles, the galvanized
steel tailgate support cables that retain the tailgate in the full
open (horizontal) position may corrode, weaken, and eventually
fracture. If both cables fractured, the tailgate would suddenly drop
and strike the top surface of the rear bumper. Anyone sitting or
standing on the horizontal surface of the tailgate when both cables
fractured could be injured by falling from the tailgate. On vehicles
that have had the bumper removed, the tailgate may drop even lower.
Additionally, if there is cargo on the tailgate the cargo may fall
off if the support cables fracture.
Car Recalls :
Cadillac Recalls : Cadillac Escalade : GM Recalls
Car Accident Advice strives to maintain recall information for selected Makes and Models by posting
information provided by the National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration in the United States. No responsibility is
assumed by Car-Accident-Advice.com for errors or omissions in this
report. Car-Accident-Advice.com expressly disclaims all
warranties, express or implied, including that of any implied
warranties of merchantability or fitness for any reason.
For more detail
regarding your specific vehicle, contact your dealer, the NHTSA
website http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov, Auto Safety Hotline at
1-888-327-4236, or your local government recall office.
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