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.