What Should I Do If My Car is Recalled? An interim letter was mailed to owners in August 2014. Bulletin: 07-08-49-020H Component: 117000 digital instrument panel Summary: This technical service bulletin provides a revision for 07-08-49-020g to add the 2014 model year and update model list. It will not even turnover sometimes other times it will turn over and stop. Many posts on internet for same problem, but no vehicle recall. A short may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative.
I am very surprised that there was a recall for this problem on the 2002 model, but not on the 2003 model, since it is the same problem, and because so many complaints have been filed about it. Service 4wd, seat belt, service engine, brake and abs other gm vehicles with this same cluster have been recalled but not the 2003trailblazer. I have not had an accident but I do not want to have a accident. It is stuck in the on position, the wheel does turn but the shifter cannot be taken from the park position. Gm does not want to do anything. This has progressively gotten worst to the point that it happens every couple of weeks.
Correction: Dealers will replace the suspect flasher modules with a new flasher module designed with sealed relays and more durable contact material inside of the relays free of charge. Bulletin: 11-00-89-005E Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides a revision for 11-00-89-005d to add additional mandatory minimum tables and additional information concerning policy decision making. The transmission slips constantly, I have only had this vehicle for 4 months. I have lodged a complaint with Chevrolet customer service. The short may also cause overheating, which could melt components of the door module, producing odor, smoke, or a fire. Bulletin: 15-08-73-001 Component: 353000 equipment:electrical Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on communication with onstar® module after canadian cellular upgrade. The failure mileage was 135,000.
Consequence: If braking performance is reduced, a crash could occur. When coming from the complete stop the speedometer displayed an inaccurate reading of 95 mph. If the module is functioning properly, a protective coating will be applied. Started driving down the road and it stayed stuck at 40, but I was doing 30mph. This is the fifth time this has happened. We've noticed that when we're on the road for over 2 hours at a time, the speedometer becomes dangerously unreliable. When a model is recalled, the automaker contacts every owner of that model by mail, and asks him or her to bring his or her car to a dealer.
Mis-judging speed, especially during winter driving conditions could lead to serious injury or even death I live in the midwest. I replaced the fan clutch and water pump because they both went out. We have to press the brake pedal several times to turn off. Seems I need to keep turning off the car and turning it back on again in order for the speedometer to reset to a lower number I. Bulletin: 01-08-42-001J Component: 120000 exterior lighting Summary: This informational bulletin explains condensation in exterior lights and replacment guidelines for warranty replacement. Bulletin: 00-00-89-027H Component: 353600 equipment:air conditioner Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on what products gm has to aid in the eliminating unwanted odors in a vehicle.
This recall is an expansion of recall 12V-406. Consequence: This does not meet the requirements of the standard. There have been 3 recalls on Trailblazer Ext vehicles in recent years. Consequence: These overrides are not permitted unless the vehicle has a locking steering column. Summary: Onstar system inoperative onstar system status light is red radio locked in phone mode or dtc b1000. Bulletin: 05-08-48-001C Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides a revision for 05-08-48-001b to add 2010-2014 model years and update labor operation.
The wear and tear on the starter therefore is unacceptable. Now the speedometer is acting up and showing I am going 85 when I am going approximately 50 miles per hour, or showing 30 when I am completely stopped. Car is being towed today to aaa for assessment and repair. A fire could occur even while the vehicle is not in use. Bulletin: 05-08-48-001C Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides a revision for 05-08-48-001b to add 2010-2014 model years and update labor operation.
I will let the truck sit for an hour or so then attempt to start it, then it does start. Key remianed locked in steering column, could not be removed. Remedy: Owners will be contacted and dealers will test the driver's door module. Further, the interior trim and controls look and feel flimsy. Bulletin: 13-00-89-004G Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin helps the technician quick reference repairs to bulletins as opposed to replacing parts that may be un necessary. The speedometer is clicking up not a smooth transition to the correct speed.
Still fighting to get our money back. Summary: No volume from radio in cold ambient temperatures for 20-30 minutes. The recall is expected to begin July 24, 2013. The problem has no other discernible pattern and has happened approximately 6 times in the 8 months we've had the car. Bulletin: 10-08-110-001B Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on how to use floor mats. This has happened on numerous occassions for the past 8 months.
Bulletin: 11-00-89-005E Component: 350000 equipment Summary: This informational bulletin provides a revision for 11-00-89-005d to add additional mandatory minimum tables and additional information concerning policy decision making. I beleive gm is waiting for the warrenty to expire. Correction: Dealers will eliminate these conditions by disabling the overrides. Correction: Dealers will install a seal along the lower part of the rocker panel to prevent intrusion of corrosive material, and inspect the rear side closure latches. There is now damage to the wheel and rear drivers side fender, clearly displaying that the vehicle spun out of control, based on the 2 vehicle impact points.