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Cadillac recalling over 95,000 previous-gen CTS sedans

by Steven J. Ewing (RSS feed) on Dec 23rd, 2010 at 4:02PM

General Motors is recalling 95,927 Cadillac CTS sedans from the 2005 to 2007 model year over faulty passenger sensing systems in the front passenger seat. According to NHTSA, repeated flexing of this sensor mat can cause it to kink, bend or fold, which can sever the connections of the mat's sensors to safety devices within the car. Most specifically, a damaged sensor may not be able to detect the presence of a front seat passenger and could disable the air bag, increasing the risk of injury in a crash. GM has not yet notified NHTSA of when the recall is expected to ramp up, but owners... Read More

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