16-K-003: Mode Valve Actuator operating rattle noise or abnormal noise – 2016 Buick Encore & Opel Mokka

#16-K-003: Mode Valve Actuator operating rattle noise or abnormal noise – (Apr 26, 2016)

Subject: Mode Valve Actuator operating rattle noise or abnormal noise

Make: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Buick Encore 2016 2016 All All
Opel Mokka 2016 2016 All All

 

Involved Region or Country USA, Canada, Mexico, Europe
Option (RPO) CJ2 (CLIMATE CONTROL) / C67 (FOR ELECTRONIC AIR CONDITIONING) / C42 (HEATER AND VENTILATION)
Condition Rattle noise at the end of actuator operation when switched on incirculation mode
Cause Incorrect HVAC operation software

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PIP5385C: Repeat P228C Setting On High Feature V6 Engines While Using E85 Fuel – 2011-2017 Buick Cadillac Chevrolet GMC

#PIP5385C: Repeat P228C Setting On High Feature V6 Engines While Using E85 Fuel – (Jan 31, 2017)

Subject: Repeat P228C Setting On High Feature V6 Engines While Using E85 Fuel

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Buick LaCrosse 2011-2016 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Cadillac ATS Sedan 2013 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Cadillac SRX 2011-2016 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Chevrolet Caprice PPV 2012–2015 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Chevrolet Captiva Sport (Fleet Only) 2013-2015 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Chevrolet Equinox 2011-2017 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Chevrolet Impala Limited ( Including Fleet and PPV) 2012-2017 ALL ALL ALL ALL
Chevrolet Impala 2014–2017 ALL ALL ALL ALL
GMC Terrain 2011–2017 ALL ALL ALL ALL

Equipped with HFV6 engine RPO, LF1, LFW, or LFX

And RPO FHS: Vehicle Fuel — E85 (85% ethanol max.)

Supersession StatementThis PI was superseded to add model years, Please discard PIP5385B.

The following diagnosis might be helpful if the vehicle exhibits the symptom(s) described in this PI.

 

Condition/Concern

You may have a customer come in with an SES light on or reduced engine power message came on and was cleared after cycling the key

If you find a P228C set as current or history, and a prior history of High Pressure Fuel Pump replacement, and the customer has been using E85 fuel,

This PI would apply.

Note: Starting with Model Year 2012 vehicles, FlexFuel vehicles may also be identified by the following Vehicle Fuel RPO Codes:

  • FHO: Vehicle Fuel — E10 (10% ethanol or less)
  • FHS: Vehicle Fuel — E85 (85% ethanol max.)

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PIC6054D: Intermittent Delayed Radio Display Operation When First Starting Vehicle If Doors Are Left Unlocked – 2014-2015 Cadillac

#PIC6054D: Intermittent Delayed Radio Display Operation When First Starting Vehicle If Doors Are Left Unlocked – (Oct 25, 2016)

Subject: Intermittent Delayed Radio Display Operation When First Starting Vehicle If Doors Are Left Unlocked
Models: 2014-2015 Cadillac ATS models, CTS models, ELR, Escalade, SRX, XTS

This PI was superseded to update the recommendation section. Please discard PIC6054C.


 

Condition/Concern

Some customers may comment that intermittently the radio display has a delay to turn on after starting the vehicle if the doors were left unlocked. This condition does not exist if the customer uses “auto door locks”. The audio and steering wheel controls (SWC) still function when concern is present as well.

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16-NA-118: Engine Wiring Harness Chafing, No Start or Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) ON – 2013-2018 Chevrolet & Holden

#16-NA-118: Engine Wiring Harness Chafing, No Start or Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) ON – (Dec 18, 2017)

Subject: Engine Wiring Harness Chafing, No Start or Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) ON

 


Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Sonic 2013 2017 LUW, LWE, LUV All
Chevrolet Spark 2014 2015 LLO All
Holden TM Barina 2013 2018 All All
Holden MJ Barina Spark 2014 2015 LLO All

 

Involved Region or Country North America and Australia
Condition Some customers may comment on various conditions such as; no start, Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) ON, and possible loss of steering assist.
Cause Technicians may find the engine harness routed too close to the ECM lower mounting bracket stud or the corner of the ECM. The stud or corner can pierce the harness, and chafe and short wires inside the harness.
Additional Options Equipped with 1.8L L4 LUW, 1.8L L4 LWE, 1.4L LUV or 1.2L LLO engine

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16-K-002: P2101(00) & C0242(00) DTCs are stored – 2012-2016 Chevrolet Aveo

#16-K-002: P2101(00) & C0242(00) DTCs are stored – (Apr 8, 2016)

Subject: P2101(00) & C0242(00) DTCs are stored

Make: Model: Model Year: Production date: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Aveo 2012 2016 1.4 DOHC GEN 3 A/T

 

Involved Region or Country AZERBAIJAN, BELARUS, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, FRANCE, GERMANY, HUNGARY, ISRAEL, ITALY, MALTA, SPAIN, TURKEY, UNITED KINGDOM, ANGOLA, BRUNEI DARUSSALAM, FIJI, SINGAPORE, UKRAINE
Option (RPO) LDD & MH9 Only
Condition P2101(00) & C0242(00) DTCs are stored. Engine reduce power & traction malfunction light on
Cause ECM software weakness

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