KARMA ( 18V114000 )- Side Curtain Air Bag May Detach/FMVSS 226

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V114000

Manufacturer Karma Automotive LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 94

Summary

Karma Automotive LLC (Karma) is recalling certain 2018 Revero vehicles. In the event of a crash, the side curtain/head protection air bags may partially detach from the inflator during air bag deployment, affecting the performance of the air bags. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 226, “Ejection Mitigation.”

Remedy

Karma will notify owners, and dealers will install new side curtain/head protection air bags that have an additional clamp on the air bag to secure it to the inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 17, 2018. Owners may contact Karma customer service at 1-855-288-6109 . Karma’s number for this recall is RC-18-84-01.

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.

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
KARMA REVERO 2018

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