Cadillac has recall

Cadillac has recall for air bags: knee bolster

September 13, 2010 General Motors Corp. has had to recall certain model 2009-2010 Cadillac CTS all wheel drive and CTS-V vehicles. They fail to comply with the federal requirements for safety standards in the area of occupant crash protection.

The affected models are:

  • CADILLAC/CTS 2009-2010
  • CADILLAC/CTS-V 2009-2010

There are potentially 20,224 vehicles that are affected.

What is the danger?

The hazard is that in the event of a car crash the front passenger could be at an increased risk of leg injury.

What do I do?

Cadillac dealers are replacing the glove compartment assembly, and if necessary, will modify the instrument panel structure. Of course, this service is being done free of charge. The safety recall is expected to start on or before October 20, 2010. You my contact Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339 or go to the Customer Care section of the website.