Product Safety Recall N182206310 Diesel Engine Block Heater Cord – 2017-2019 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra

April 25, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V328000

Engine Block Heater/Terminal Short-Circuit

A short-circuit may damage the engine components and increase the risk of fire.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V328

Manufacturer General Motors LLC

Components ENGINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 324,226

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500, 5500 and 6500 vehicles and 2017-2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 vehicles and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 vehicles equipped with Duramax 6.6 liter diesel engines and an optional engine-block heater. The engine block heater cord or the terminals that connect the heater cord to the block heater may short circuit and fail.

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A182202370 – Lower-Control Arm May Separate From Vehicle – 2017-2019 Chevrolet Trax

April 18, 2019

Lower-Control Arm May Separate From Vehicle

A partial separation of the lower-control arm from the vehicle could cause the attached front wheel to toe outward, impacting the vehicle’s handling and steering and increasing the risk of crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V312

Manufacturer General Motors LLC

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 112,958

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Chevrolet Trax vehicles. A joint in one or both of the front lower-control arms may have been improperly welded. An improperly welded joint may break, resulting in the partial separation of the lower-control arm from the vehicle.

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Product Safety Recall N192209550 Insufficient Weld on Rear Right Seatback – 2019 Chevrolet Equinox & GMC Terrain

March 7, 2019

Insufficient Weld On Head Restraints

In the event of a crash, the insufficient welds may result in an increased risk of injury for an occupant seated in the rear-right position.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V184

Manufacturer General Motors LLC

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 120

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles. The rear-right seat may have insufficient welds on the head-restraint bracket.

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F/CMVSS Noncompliance Recall N182207090 Turn Signal Does Not Self-Cancel – 2019 Cadillac CT6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V117
Manufacturer General Motors LLC
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 5

 

Turn-Signals Will Not Self-Cancel After Turn

If the turn-signals do not automatically deactivate, the driver may fail to turn them off manually. An erroneous active turn-signal may mislead pedestrians and other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2019 Cadillac CT6 vehicles. Rotation of the steering wheel will not automatically cancel the turn-signals from flashing. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices and Associated Equipment.”

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Safety Recall N182204190 Chassis Cab Truck Fuel Leak – 2016-2018 GMC Sierra & Chevrolet Silverado 3500

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V088
Manufacturer General Motors LLC
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 18,574

 

Front Fuel Tank May Overfill and Cause Fuel Leak

If the front tank overfills, the excess pressure may cause the front tank to expand and contact the driveshaft, possibly resulting in a hole in the tank. The hole will leak fuel, which in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

General Motors, LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2018 GMC Sierra 3500 and Chevrolet Silverado 3500 trucks equipped with gasoline engines and dual fuel tanks. The fuel-level sensor in the front tank may stick in a low-level position, allowing the rear tank to overfill the front tank.

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