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Safety Features



1999 BMW 3-Series 323IS 2dr Cpe Manual

  • Integrated deployment-inc: safety belt tensioners, airbags, post impact safety measures
  • Front seat chest-area side impact airbags
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Adjustable rear seat head restraints
  • Height adjustable front safety belts w/automatic tensioners, force limiters
  • 9-MPH body-color hydraulic energy-absorbing bumpers
 
Crash Test Results for the 1999 BMW Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 1999 BMW 3-Series 323IS 2dr Cpe Manual
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 1999 BMW 3-Series 323IS 2dr Cpe Manual
No recalls exist.
 


2009 Maserati GranTurismo Coupe

  • Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Door and Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags With Head Protection
  • Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Side Head Curtain Airbags
  • Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors
  • Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device
  • L A T C H
  • Crumple Zones
  • Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front and Rear Pretensioners With Force Limiters
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Trunk Anti-Trap Device
 
Crash Test Results for the 2009 Maserati Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2009 Maserati GranTurismo Coupe
2009 MASERATI GRANTURISMO:

Bulletin Number: MAS001319
Notification of changes to the online documentation sites TechInt and TechDoc.

Bulletin Number: MAS001338
New guidelines for use of Blue-On-Line technical support requests and warranty requests for authorization.

Bulletin Number: MAS001361
Notification of diagnostic server downtime for maintenance.

Bulletin Number: MTB-153
MASERATI: NEW PROCEDURE TO AVOID THE UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT OF THE REAR HUB HOLDER. HELI-COIL INSTALLATION PROCEDURE ATTACHED IN THE BULLETIN. *KB

Bulletin Number: MTB-200917G
Technical bulletin on updated process for engine variator noise issues

Bulletin Number: MTB-201021
MASERATI: TORQUE SPECS REMINDER. *RM

 
Recalls for 2009 Maserati GranTurismo Coupe
2009 MASERATI GRANTURISMO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 11V406000
Component: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 07/03/2008 - 09/30/2008
Potential Units Affected: 763
Defect Description:
MASERATI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009 GRANTURISMO AND QUATTROPORTE VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 3, 2008, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2008. THE REAR SUSPENSION LEFT-SIDE AND RIGHT-SIDE WHEEL ALIGNMENT TOE-IN TIE- RODS MAY FAIL DUE TO INCORRECT MACHINING.
Consequence:
A FAILED TIE-ROD COULD LEAD TO A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE AFFECTED TIE-RODS, INSTALL A TIE-ROD KIT AND PERFORM A WHEEL ALIGNMENT, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2011. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737.
2009 MASERATI GRANTURISMO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 09V092000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 10/02/2008 - 02/19/2009
Potential Units Affected: 824
Defect Description:
MASERATI IS RECALLING 824 MY 2009 GRANTURISMO VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH THE OPTIONAL FRONT PARKING SENSOR SYSTEM. THESE VEHICLES WERE MANUFACTURED WITH FAULTY INSTRUMENT CLUSTER CONTROL MODULE SOFTWARE WHICH AFFECTS THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE SEAT BELT WARNING BUZZER'S ABILITY TO ACTIVATE, THEREBY NOT PROPERLY WARNING WHEN THE SEAT BELTS ARE NOT ENGAGED.
Consequence:
IF THE BUZZER DOES NOT SOUND, OCCUPANTS MAY FAIL TO BUCKLE THE SEAT BELTS ADEQUATELY, RESULTING IN GREATER RISK OF INJURY IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL UPLOAD A NEW SOFTWARE INTO THE VEHICLE'S INSTRUMENT CLUSTER CONTROL MODULE UNIT. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING APRIL 2009. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737.
2009 MASERATI GRANTURISMO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 12V024000
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
Manufacturer: MASERATI NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: -
Potential Units Affected: 1768
Defect Description:
MASERATI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2010 GRANTURISMO AND GRANTURISMO CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 2008 TO MARCH 2010. DUE TO A FAULTY LAMP ASSEMBLY, THE REAR LIGHTS (BOTH TAIL AND BRAKE) MAY FAIL.
Consequence:
TAIL AND/OR BRAKE LAMP FAILURE COULD LEAD TO REDUCED VEHICLE VISIBILITY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
MASERATI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE AFFECTED REAR TAIL LAMP ASSEMBLIES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 29, 2012. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737.
 






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