General Motors is recalling 18 model year 2016 Chevrolet Malibus manufactured November 18, 2015, to June 7, 2016.
The fabric of the side-impact airbag cushion may tear during deployment.
If the airbag tears during deployment, it may not perform as designed, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
What to do
GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the air bag module, free of charge. The recall began October 27, 2016.
Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 16079.