18156 – Driver’s Seat Belt Pretensioner Cable – 2015-2016 Chevrolet Silverado & Tahoe

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V291
Manufacturer General Motors LLC
Components SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected 23,004

 

Driver’s Seat Belt Tensioner Cable May Separate

If the pretensioner cable becomes fatigued or breaks, the driver may not be properly restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury.

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, 2500 and 3500, and Tahoe Police Pursuit and Special-Service vehicles. The flexible steel cable connecting the driver’s seat belt to the outboard side of the seat may be repeatedly bent over the seat side shield as the driver enters and exits the vehicle causing the cable to fatigue and separate.

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18155 – Liquid may Leak into Power Window Switch – 2014-2017 Chevrolet Express & GMC Savana

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V295
Manufacturer General Motors LLC
Components VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected 207,483

 

Liquid may Leak into Power Window Switch

High electrical resistance can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2014-2017 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles equipped with power windows. Liquid may leak into the driver’s power window switch and cause corrosion, resulting in high electrical resistance.

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PI1341A: Cooled Seat Fan Making Tapping Noise When in Use – 2014-2017 Chevrolet Impala

#PI1341A: Cooled Seat Fan Making Tapping Noise When in Use – (Jun 10, 2016)

Subject: Cooled Seat Fan Making Tapping Noise When in Use
Models: 2014-2017 Chevrolet Impala (VIN 1)
Equipped with Ventilated Driver and Passenger Front Seats (RPOs KU1, KU3)

This PI has been revised to remove the breakpoint and add the 2016-2017 Model Years. Please discard PI1341.


 

Condition/Concern

Some customers may comment on a tapping noise heard when using cooled seats.

This condition may be due to the seat cushion heat harness coming in contact with the cooling fan.

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16-NA-184: Front Seat Back Recliner Handle is Broken – 2015-2016 Chevrolet Colorado & GMC Canyon

#16-NA-184: Front Seat Back Recliner Handle is Broken – (Jun 10, 2016)

Subject: Front Seat Back Recliner Handle is Broken

Brand: Model: Model Year: VIN: Engine: Transmission:
from to from to
Chevrolet Colorado 2015 2016 SOP April 18, 2016 All All
GMC Canyon 2015 2016 SOP April 18, 2016 All All

 

Involved Region or Country North America
Condition Some customers may comment that the front seat recliner handle is broken.

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PIC6207: Movies Do Not Start Automatically When Pressing The Play Icon – 2013-2016 Cadillac Buick Chevrolet & GMC

#PIC6207: Movies Do Not Start Automatically When Pressing The Play Icon – (Jun 1, 2016)

Subject: Movies Do Not Start Automatically When Pressing The Play Icon
Models: 2013-2016 Cadillac SRX, XTS
2014-2016 Cadillac Escalade
2014-2015 Buick LaCrosse
2014-2016 Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe
2014-2016 GMC Yukon
Equipped with Rear Seat Entertainment RPO UWG, UWJ, or U42

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

 

Condition/Concern

Certain Universal Studios Blu-rays released after October 2015 are experiencing playback problems in 2013 – 2016 vehicles equipped with Rear Seat Entertainment. When the user selects ‘play’ the disk menu will disappear, but the menu background animation will continue to loop infinitely.

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