General Motors – Incorrect Rear-Quarter Window Glass/FMVSS 226

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2019 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles. One or both of the rear-quarter windows may be tempered glass instead of laminated glass. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 226, “Ejection Mitigation.”

Affected models: ,

Report Received Date 20190523
NHTSA ID 19V387000
Consequence Summary Tempered glass increases the risk of injury in the event of a side impact or rollover crash.
Corrective Action GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tempered glass windows with laminated glass windows, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began July 5, 2019. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-586-596-1733. GM's number for this recall is N192218960.
Recall Code N192218960
Potentially Affected 1159
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
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