Unexpected opening of the hood could occur obstructing the driver's view of the road while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.

Latches/Locks/Linkages — Hood — Latch

Date Announced
JUL 16, 1998
Vehicles Affected
NHTSA Campaign #
Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles. The bolts securing the front hood latch can loosen over time. The latch would move causing disengagement of the hood striker from the latch.
Dealers will inspect the hood latch and securing bolts and replace them if necessary.
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