Recall Response

Call 1-888-867-3759

Vehicle Make / Model:

    Model Year(s):

     CADILLAC / XLR

  2004-2009

     CHEVROLET / MALIBU

  2004-2007

     SAAB / 9-3

  2003-2011

Equipment Brand Name / Part No. or Model No.:

   Production Dates:

    TIGAS / TU303

   APR 13, 2010 - DEC 02, 2010

    TIGAS / TU456

   APR 13, 2010 - DEC 02, 2010

Manufacturer: TI GROUP AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS, LLC

Mfr's Report Date: FEB 23, 2011

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 11E009000

N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Potential Number of Units Affected: 4,887

Summary:
TI AUTOMOTIVE IS RECALLING CERTAIN FUEL PUMPS, PART NUMBERS TU456 AND TU303, SOLD UNDER VARIOUS BRAND NAMES AS AFTERMARKET AND REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR THE MOTOR VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE DEFECTIVE FUEL PUMP MAY SEIZE, STOPPING THE FUEL FLOW TO THE ENGINE CREATING A STALLING CONDITION.

Consequence:
A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR SHOULD THE ENGINE STALL WHILE IN USE.

Remedy:
TI AUTOMOTIVE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS OF RECORD AND WILL REPLACE ANY DEFECTIVE FUEL PUMP WITH A NEW OR REWORKED FUEL PUMP FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MARCH 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TI AUTOMOTIVE AT 1-888-867-3759 OR LOG ON TO WWW.RECALLRESPONSE.COM.

Notes:
THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET AND REPLACEMENT FUEL PUMPS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES MANUFACTURED BY GENERAL MOTORS. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .