1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Title: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Date: 1996-07-01
1996 GEO TRACKER NHTSA Recall Campaign Number: 96V121001
1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Manufacturer: GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Component(s): FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
1996 GEO TRACKER Recall - Potential Number of Units Affected: 18121
1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Overview: THE FUEL TANK ON THESE VEHICLES CAN BECOME PUNCTURED BY A FUEL TANK FLANGE ATTACHMENT REINFORCEMENT DURING REAR-END COLLISIONS. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 301, FUEL TANK INTEGRITY.
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1996 GEO TRACKER Recall Notes: SYSTEM: FUEL; FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY; FMVSS NO. 301. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MULTI-PURPOSE PASSENGER VEHICLES, 4-DOOR MODELS ONLY.OWNER NOTIFICATION: OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN JULY 1996. NOTE: OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT GEO/CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.