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i work at a shop and we get this automotive magazine everymonth that has some update's on recalls and this and that and what not and i came across this in the magazine as i was flipping thru the pages and while it doesnt seem serious i'm sure given the right enviroment and conditions could be potentially harmful

http://www.internetautoguide.com/auto-recalls/09-int/2007/chevrolet/cobalt/index.html



OCT 29, 2009 | Recall ID# 68322 Hide Details

Recall Reason FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Recall Date OCT 29, 2009
Model Affected COBALT
Potential Units Affected 52937


Recall Summary
GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 CHEVROLET COBALT AND SATURN ION VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF ARIZONA AND NEVADA; AND MODEL YEAR 2007 CHEVROLET COBALT, PONTIAC G5 AND SATURN ION VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, NEVADA AND TEXAS. THE PLASTIC SUPPLY OR RETURN PORT ON THE MODULAR RESERVOIR ASSEMBLY MAY CRACK. IF EITHER OF THESE PORTS DEVELOPS A CRACK, FUEL WILL LEAK FROM THE AREA. IF THE CRACK BECOMES LARGE ENOUGH, FUEL MAY BE OBSERVED DRIPPING ONTO THE GROUND AND VEHICLE PERFORMANCE MAY BE AFFECTED.


Consequence
FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.


Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL PUMP MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. A SPECIAL COVERAGE WILL BE IMPLEMENTED IN THE SAME TIME FRAME FOR MODEL YEAR 2006 VEHICLES REGISTERED IN ALABAMA, ARKANSAS, CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, GEORGIA, HAWAII, LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI, NORTH CAROLINA, NEW MEXICO, OKLAHOMA, SOUTH CAROLINA, TENNESSEE AND TEXAS AND MODEL YEAR 2007 VEHICLES REGISTERED IN: ALABAMA, ARKANSAS, GEORGIA, HAWAII, LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI, NORTH CAROLINA, NEW MEXICO, OKLAHOMA, SOUTH CAROLINA AND TENNESSEE. THE MANUFACTURER HAS NOT YET PROVIDED AN OWNER NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438, SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876 AND PONTIAC AT 1-800-620-7668 OR AT THE OWNER CENTER AT GM Owners Center - GM.


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GENERAL MOTORS CORP. 090226
 

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I've already had this fixed.

If you start smelling gas after you get out of your car, the fuel lines could be cracking.

Get to the dealer soon. I drove with it cracked for a couple months, but there is no need to risk it if you can get it fixed. I couldn't get to the dealer for a while...
 

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I've already had this fixed.

If you start smelling gas after you get out of your car, the fuel lines could be cracking.

Get to the dealer soon. I drove with it cracked for a couple months, but there is no need to risk it if you can get it fixed. I couldn't get to the dealer for a while...
kool yah i dint know how many people knew about it cuz i know in the magazine it said gm didnt know when they were gonna send letter's out and what not...
 

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Mine came from California...Should I print out this recall and take it to the dealer?
 

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I am fixin to cal lright now and go over all my problems with my balt from the paint pealing on my exterior door handles to the chrome door handles peeling to the brand new leak I just found!!!!!!!!!!! Damn transmission is leakin in my garage floor!!!!!
 
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