16-NA-285: Information on Elimination of Passenger Seat Belt Flop or Knock Noise – 2016-2017 Buick Cascada

#16-NA-285: Information on Elimination of Passenger Seat Belt Flop or Knock Noise – (Sep 6, 2016)

Subject: Information on Elimination of Passenger Seat Belt Flop or Knock Noise

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Buick Cascada 2016 2017 All All

 

Involved Region or Country North America
Condition Some customers may comment that when driving with the folding top down and no passenger, the passenger shoulder belt gets caught by the wind and flops or knocks against the B-pillar trim.
Cause The cause of the condition may be wind rushing between the seat back and B-Pillar, catching the seat belt and causing it to flop against the trim.

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16-NA-260: Key Replacement Due to Incorrect Keys Purchased – 1998-2014 Buick Cadillac Chevrolet Oldsmobile Pontiac

#16-NA-260: Key Replacement Due to Incorrect Keys Purchased – (Aug 26, 2016)

Subject: Key Replacement Due to Incorrect Keys Purchased

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Buick LaCrosse 2005 2009 All All
Buick Lucerne 2006 2011 All All
Cadillac CTS 2003 2011 All All
Cadillac DeVille 2000 2005 All All
Cadillac DTS 2006 2011 All All
Cadillac SRX 2004 2006 All All
Chevrolet Impala 2000 2013 All All
Chevrolet Impala Limited (U.S. Fleet Only) 2014 2014 All All
Chevrolet Malibu 1997 2005 All All
Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2000 2007 All All
Oldsmobile Alero 1999 2004 All All
Oldsmobile Intrigue 1998 2002 All All
Pontiac Grand Am 1999 2005 All All
Pontiac Grand Prix 2004 2008 All All

 

Involved Region or Country North America
Condition Some owners of vehicles involved in unintended ignition key rotation recalls 14172, 14299 or 14350 may have purchased additional keys over-the-counter from their servicing dealer that were manufactured with a slot for the key ring attachment. These keys may not have had the “slotted key” repair prescribed in these recalls performed prior to sale. We have contacted these customers and asked that they inspect their keys. If the keys have a slot for the key ring attachment, they are to bring them to their GM dealer for free replacement using a service key with a rounded hole as shown below.

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16-NA-252: Information on Rear Tire Front Air Deflector Missing One Fastener Per Side – 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

#16-NA-252: Information on Rear Tire Front Air Deflector Missing One Fastener Per Side – (Jan 9, 2018)

Subject: Information on Rear Tire Front Air Deflector Missing One Fastener Per Side

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Equinox (VIN X)

(Country of Origin, 2: 1st Position of VIN)

(Plant Location, 6: 11th Position of VIN)

2018 2019 All All

 

Involved Region or Country North America and N.A. Export Regions
Additional Options (RPOs) PLANT CODE-INGERSOLL, ONT, CANADA (CAMI) — (NGT)
Condition During Pre Delivery Inspection (PDI), a technician may find two bolts and an instruction sheet in a loose part bag, and/or may find both rear tire front air deflectors missing one fastener per side.
Cause The cause of the condition may be that the assembly plant was unable to install the rear tire front air deflector fasteners at these two locations.

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16-NA-244: Information on Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) – 2011-2018 Chevrolet & GMC

#16-NA-244: Information on Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) – (Sep 6, 2017)

Subject: Information on Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Cruze 2014 2015 Diesel (RPO L5P, LML, LGH, LUZ, LWN, LH7)
Cruze 2017 2018
Express Van 2010 2018
Colorado 2016 2018
Silverado 2011 2018
GMC Canyon 2016 2018
Savana Van 2010 2018
Sierra 2500-3500HD 2011 2018

 

Involved Region or Country North America and N.A. Export Regions

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PIT5515: Fuel Tank Shield Design Change – 2016 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra 1500

#PIT5515: Fuel Tank Shield Design Change – (Jul 20, 2016)

Subject: Fuel Tank Shield Design Change

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2016 2016 All All
GMC Sierra 1500 2016 2016 All All

 

Involved Region or Country North America
Additional RPO/s: Crew and Double Cab Models
Condition It may be noticed the fuel tank shield has changed or may appear to be missing.
Cause There was a design change to the fuel tank shield, as shown below. The previous design shield (1) has been replaced with a new design shield (2)..

design change to the fuel tank shield

design change to the fuel tank shield

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