Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2013-15 Chevrolet Spark; 2014-15 Chevrolet Spark EV
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 120,688
Report Date: August 25, 2022
Issue: General Motors, LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2013-2015 Chevrolet Spark and 2014-2015 Chevrolet Spark EV vehicles. The secondary hood latch may corrode at the latch pivot, preventing the hood latch from properly engaging. A hood latch failure can result in the vehicle’s hood opening unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will replace the hood striker assembly and hood latch assembly, free of charge. Letters notifying owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed October 10, 2022. Second letters will be mailed once the remedy is available.
Contact: Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM’s number for this recall is A222359300.

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