17387 Driver Airbag Abnormal Deployment – 2015-2016 GMC Canyon & Chevrolet Colorado, 2016 Chevrolet Volt

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V621
Manufacturer General Motors LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 16

 

Improper Air Bag Inflation

An improperly inflated air bag increases the risk of injury in a crash.

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2015-2016 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado, and 2016 Chevrolet Volt vehicles. The driver’s frontal air bag may improperly inflate during second-stage deployment in the event of a high speed crash.

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17377: Service Update – SPS Not Used For Second Stage Airbag Deployment – 2017-2018 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra

#17377: Service Update – SPS Not Used For Second Stage Airbag Deployment – (Oct 3, 2017)

Subject: 17377 — SPS Not Used For Second Stage Airbag Deployment
Models: 2017–2018 Chevrolet Silverado
2017–2018 GMC Sierra

Reference Number: N17–2114340 Release Date: October 2017
Attention: This service update includes vehicles in dealer inventory and customer vehicles that return to the dealership for any reason. This bulletin will expire at the end of the involved vehicle’s New Vehicle Limited Warranty period.
Make Model Model Year RPO Description
From To
Chevrolet Silverado 2017 2018
GMC Sierra

Involved vehicles are marked “open” on the Investigate Vehicle History screen in GM Global Warranty Management system. This site should always be checked to confirm vehicle involvement prior to beginning any required inspections and/or repairs.

Condition The sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) calibration programmed into these vehicles does not use the driver seat position sensor input in second stage driver frontal airbag deployment control in the event of a frontal crash.
Correction Reprogram the SDM with a new calibration.

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17336-01: Special Coverage – Combi-Cooler Air Conditioner Refrigerant Leak – 2015-2017 Cadillac Chevrolet GMC

#17336-01: Special Coverage – Combi-Cooler Air Conditioner Refrigerant Leak – (Oct 12, 2017)

Subject: 17336–01 — Combi-Cooler Air Conditioner Refrigerant Leak
Models: 2015–2017 Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV
2015–2017 Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe
2015–2017 GMC Yukon, Yukon XL

Reference Number: N162080780 Release Date: October 2017
Revision: 01
Revision Description:

This bulletin has been updated to reflect a correction of the metric odometer value to 116,000 km in the Special Coverage Adjustment section. Please discard all copies of 17336.

Attention: This special coverage applies ONLY to refrigerant leaks as fully described within the below service procedure. This special coverage ONLY applies to vehicles explicitly identified in the GM Vehicle Information System. Note that; transmission fluid/oil leaks at any location upon/in the combinational cooler, refrigerant leaks caused by; collision, stone/rock impingement, road debris, etc. are NOT covered by this special coverage program.
Make Model Model Year RPO Description
From To
Cadillac Escalade 2015 2017
Escalade ESV
Chevrolet Suburban
Tahoe
GMC Yukon
Yukon XL

Involved vehicles are identified on the Applicable Warranties section in GM Global Warranty Management system. This site should always be checked to confirm vehicle involvement prior to beginning any required inspections and/or repairs.

Condition: On some 2015-2017 model year Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV, Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, GMC Yukon and Yukon XL vehicles, may have a condition where thermal cycling on the combination transmission fluid/oil and AC condenser cooler creates a crack that may allow refrigerant to escape. This condition consequently may deactivate the AC system which may cause potential customer annoyance.
Special Coverage Adjustment This special coverage covers the condition described above for a period of 5 years or 60,000 miles (100,000 km) for Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, GMC Yukon and Yukon XL and 6 years or 72,000 miles (116,000 km) for Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV, whichever occurs first, from the date the vehicle was originally placed in service, regardless of ownership.

For vehicles covered by Vehicle Service Contracts, all eligible claims with repair orders on or after October 6, 2017, are covered by this special coverage and must be submitted using the labor operation codes provided with this bulletin. Claims with repair orders prior to October 6, 2017, must be submitted to the Service Contract provider.

Vehicle owners or lessees who paid for repairs referenced in this Special Coverage (“Customers”) are eligible for reimbursement of their reasonable and customary expenses in accordance with the procedures specified below. The conditional right to reimbursement is provided by GM solely in the interest of customer satisfaction and is personal to Customers. Customers may not assign and GM does not consent to any assignment of any Customer’s right to submit reimbursement claims, or to receive reimbursement, or any other rights granted by this Special Coverage to any third party, including but not limited to service contract providers, and this Special Coverage is not intended to and does not confer any third party beneficiary, subrogation or contribution rights, or any other rights to reimbursement, against GM, whether in law, equity or otherwise, on any third parties.

Correction Dealers are to inspect the air conditioning condenser and replace if necessary. The repairs will be made at no charge to the customer.

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17388: Service Update – Water Leak At Right Hand Pressure Relief Valve – 2018 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra

#17388: Service Update – Water Leak At Right Hand Pressure Relief Valve – (Oct 13, 2017)

Subject: 17388 — Water Leak At Right Hand Pressure Relief Valve
Models: 2018 Chevrolet Silverado
2018 GMC Sierra

Reference Number: N172116470 Release Date: October 2017
Attention: This service update includes vehicles in dealer inventory and customer vehicles that return to the dealership for any reason. This bulletin will expire at the end of the involved vehicle’s New Vehicle Limited Warranty period.
Make Model Model Year RPO Description
From To
Chevrolet Silverado 2018 2018
GMC Sierra

Involved vehicles are marked “open” on the Investigate Vehicle History screen in GM Global Warranty Management system. This site should always be checked to confirm vehicle involvement prior to beginning any required inspections and/or repairs.

Condition The right (passenger) side body pressure relief valve (PRV) cut-out on some trucks may be bent, preventing the PRV from being flush with the cab and creating a watertight seal.
Correction If a leak exists, remove the PRV, straighten the cab metal, install a new PRV and reseal.

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E172109340: Special Coverage Bulletin – Insignia – Tailgate Control Module, vehicles without Sunroof – 2009-2017 Opel/Vauxhall Insignia

#E172109340: Special Coverage Bulletin – InsigniaTailgate Control Module, vehicles without Sunroof – (Sep 7, 2017)

Models: MY 2009 – 2017 – Opel/Vauxhall Insignia, RPO +TB5 –C3U

 

Condition

Some MY 2009-2017 Opel/Vauxhall Insignia equipped with power tailgate, may have non-opening tailgate or illuminated warning lamps, because of a defective liftgate control module, caused by water ingress into the tailgate control module.

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