2005 Chevrolet COBALT Exterior Lighting Headlights Recall

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2005 Chevrolet COBALT Exterior Lighting Headlights Recall

 NHTSA Recall #55617
NHTSA Compaign #04V560000
MFG Compaign #04100
 Model Year2005
 Date of notification17/11/04
 Begin date of manufacuring01/08/04
 End date of manufacturing30/11/04
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received22/11/04
 Report created23/11/04
Regulation part number571
FMV safety standard number108
Estimated number of affected units1378
 Defect summaryCertain passenger vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." the bulb shields inside of the headlamps can loosen due to vibration.
 Consequence summaryThe bulb shield can loosen or break because of vibration. If this occurred on a headlamp installed in a vehicle, oncoming drivers may notice additional glare, increasing the risk of a crash.
 Corrective actionDealers will install two new headlamp assemblies. The recall began on november 17, 2004. Owners should contact chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438.
 Recall notesGm recall no. 04100. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.



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