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Chevrolet Cobalt Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 07V014000) Your Auto and SUV Crash Legal Experts > Mitsubishi Recalls & Defects > Auto Recalls > Chevrolet Cobalt Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 07V014000)

General Motors Corp. has issued a recall for the Chevrolet Cobalt.

Description of Recall

Certain passenger vehicles not equipped with optional rooF-mounted side impact air bags fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 201, ‘occupant protection in interior impact.’

Severity of the Defect

In a crash, head impact protection may be inadequate.

Chevrolet’s Recommended Action

Dealers will install energy absorbing plastic to the headliner trim to reduce the severity of head impacts in a crash. The recall began on March 21, 2007. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438.