WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 28, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
RECALL Subject: Seat Mechanism and Panel Joints may Loosen
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V816000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 378
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Manufacturer: Bentley Motors, Inc.
SUMMARY: Bentley Motors, Inc. (Bentley) is recalling certain model year 2017 Bentayga vehicles manufactured March 1, 2016, to September 30, 2016. During the assembly process, the affected vehicles may not have had the seat mechanism and instrument panel joints properly tightened.
CONSEQUENCE: If the seat mechanism and instrument panel joints were not tightened, they can loosen, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
REMEDY: Bentley will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the seat mechanism and instrument panel joints, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2016. Owners may contact Bentley customer service at 1-800-777-6923. Bentley’s number for this recall is RE16/32.
NOTES: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration