Recalls for 2012 Buick Verano

There are currently 2 recalls for your car.

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 13V023000

Recall Date: 01/24/2013

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 CHEVROLET CAMARO, BUICK VERANO, CHEVROLET CRUZE, AND CHEVROLET SONIC VEHICLES. THE DRIVER SIDE FRONTAL AIR BAG HAS A SHORTING BAR WHICH MAY INTERMITTENTLY CONTACT THE AIR BAG TERMINALS.

Consequence: IF THE BAR AND TERMINALS ARE CONTACTING EACH OTHER AT THE TIME OF A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT OF THE DRIVER'S FRONTAL AIRBAG, THAT AIRBAG WILL NOT DEPLOY, INCREASING THE DRIVER'S RISK OF INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: GENERAL MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING WHEEL AIRBAG COIL, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 13, 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GENERAL MOTORS AT 1-800-521-7300.

Recall Number: 12V522000

Recall Date: 10/31/2012

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 BUICK VERANO, CHEVROLET CRUZE, AND CHEVROLET SONIC VEHICLES. THE DRIVER SIDE FRONTAL AIR BAG HAS A SHORTING BAR WHICH MAY INTERMITTENTLY CONTACT THE AIR BAG TERMINALS.

Consequence: IF THE BAR AND TERMINALS ARE CONTACTING EACH OTHER AT THE TIME OF A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT OF THE DRIVER'S FRONTAL AIRBAG, THAT AIRBAG WILL NOT DEPLOY, INCREASING THE DRIVER'S RISK OF INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: GENERAL MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING WHEEL AIRBAG COIL, FREE OF CHARGE. THE MANUFACTURER HAS NOT YET PROVIDED A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GENERAL MOTORS AT 1-800-521-7300.

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What Should You Do?

Bring your car to a dealer for repair. Recalls are issued because the defect might make the car unsafe in some way.
If a recall is issued, contacting a nearby service center can help you get more information to fix the repair, possibly even free of charge.