GMC Yukon Recall Information Recalls and Problems

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NEWS: General Motors is certain 2014 Chevrolet 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon vehicles

Report Date: AUG 06, 2013

NHTSA Number: 13V342000


Potential of Units Affected: 10

AUGUST — General Motors is certain model year Chevrolet Suburban vehicles July 9, 2013, through 22, 2013; and 2014 Chevrolet vehicles manufactured July 16, through July 23, 2013; and year 2014 GMC Yukon manufactured July 13, 2013, July 18, 2013; and model 2014 GMC Yukon XL vehicles on July 22, 2013. The rear caliper bolts may not be fully Thus, these vehicles to conform to the requirements of Federal Vehicle Safety Standard No. 135, Light Vehicle Systems. Loose caliper may cause reduced braking and result in lengthened stopping increasing the risk of a crash.

GM notify owners, and dealers inspect the bolts on both brake caliper brackets. Any found loose will be and tightened. This service be performed, at no charge.

GM’s number is 13247. Owners may contact the National Highway Safety Administration Vehicle Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY or go to


NEWS: General Motors Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Express, Silverado, Suburban, and GMC Savana, Sierra, and Yukon

NHTSA Campaign ID number: @ www.Safercar.Gov

JANUARY 2013 General Motors (GM) is certain model year Cadillac Escalade, Escalade and Escalade EXT; Chevrolet Express, Silverado HD, Silverado LD, and Tahoe; and GMC Savana, Sierra HD, LD, Yukon, and Yukon XL vehicles, between November 7, 2012, December 18, 2012, for failing to with the requirements of Federal Vehicle Safety Standard No. 102, Transmission Shift Sequence, Starter Interlock, and Braking Effect, and FMVSS No. Theft Protection and Rollaway The vehicles may have been with a fractured park cable or a malformed steering lock actuator gear in the module assembly.

As a result, the may shift from Park the ignition key removed or the ignition key in the OFF The vehicle may also shift out of without application of the brake while the key is off. Either of scenarios may cause the vehicle to away after the driver has the vehicle, resulting in a possible crash and/or injury. GM notify owners, and dealers inspect the affected vehicles and the steering column as necessary, of charge.

The recall is expected to begin on 17, 2013. GMC owners may call General Motors’ number for recall is 12331. Customers may the National Highway Traffic Administration’s Vehicle Safety at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to . 13V001000


NEWS: General Motors is recalling certain model 2012 Chevrolet Express and vehicles, and GMC Savana and Yukon XL duty vehicles

MARCH — General Motors is recalling certain model 2012 Chevrolet Express and vehicles, and GMC Savana and Yukon XL duty vehicles. The steering pitman shaft may not have adequately hardened and could If this condition occurs, a of steering could result, the risk of a crash. GM will owners, and dealers will the steering gear and, if replace the steering gear shaft.

This service be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on 4, 2012. GM’s safety campaign number is 12055. may contact the national highway safety administration’s vehicle hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: or go to http://www.Safercar.Gov 12V-112


JUNE 2011 GM is recalling certain model 2011 Cadillac Escalade, ESV; Chevrolet Silverado HD, LD, Suburban, Tahoe; and GMC Sierra HD, LD, Yukon, and Yukon XL vehicles. The steering shaft attaching may not have been tightened to the specification. This could the joints to separate, and the driver experience loss of steering the risk of a crash.

GM dealers inspect and ensure that the steering shaft bolts are to the proper specification. The safety is expected to begin on or about 13, 2011. 11V-339

NEWS: GM two recalls affecting 10,000

YAHOO NEWS — 1, 2011 General Motors Co two separate recalls on Friday a little more than pickup trucks, predominantly in America.

GM recalled more 9,000 Chevrolet Colorado and GM trucks for the model year because these vehicles may been built with an transmission clip that slip and inaccurately show the of the transmission gear.

A driver move the shifter to park, but the gear might not be in park and the could roll away and a crash, according to a notice on the National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) website.

GM also is recalling some pickup trucks for the model 2011 because the bolts on the steering shaft may not have tightened to the proper specification. A of 891 trucks are affected in the United Canada and Mexico.

The affected include the 2011 Cadillac Chevrolet Silverado and GM Sierra


2011 — General is recalling certain model 2011 Cadillac Escalade, ESV, Escalade EXT; Avalanche, Colorado, Express, Suburban, Tahoe; and GMC Canyon, Yukon and Yukon XL vehicles. The axle cross pins not properly heat treated and fracture and become displaced the rear axle. Should the pin out of position, it could create an condition and cause the rear to lock. The driver may not be able to directional control ofthe and a crash could occur warning. Dealers will a new rear axle cross pin ofcharge.

The safety recall on January 11, 2011. 11V-007

2010 — GM is recalling model year 2006-2009 Lucerne; Cadillac DTS; H2; Model Year 2008-2009 Enclave; Cadillac CTS; Year 2007-2009 Cadillac Escalade ESV, Escalade Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado, Tahoe; GMC Acadia, Sierra, Yukon Xl; Saturn Outlook; and Year 2009 Chevrolet vehicles equipped with a washer fluid system A recall was implemented in 2008 to add a to the control circuit harness to the potential consequences of a printed board (PCB) electrical However, there have new reports of thermal incidents on modules after this was installed. These incidents from a new failure mode to the device’s thermal protection

The significance varies from distortion to considerable melting of the around the HWFS fluid It is possible for the heated washer to ignite and a fire may occur. will permanently disable and the heated washer fluid An updated page for the owner will be provided and inserted in the manual to document that the has been permanently disabled and from the vehicle.

The safety began on June 11, 2010.

YAHOO NEWS June 8, General Motors Co. said it was recalling about 1.5 million worldwide to address a problem a heated windshield wiper system that could to a fire, its second recall the issue in two years.

The recall several pickup trucks, utility vehicles, crossovers and car models from the 2006 to model years. GM conducted a recall in 2008 but came new reports of fires in vehicles had been fixed.

GM said it would disable the washer fluid system that could lead to The Detroit automaker will pay and those leasing vehicles each since the feature is disabled.

GM said it was aware of fires but there had been no or crashes reported. Nearly 1.4 vehicles are in the U.S. and more 100,000 vehicles are in Canada, and other international markets.

our analysis shows the number of is very small compared the number of vehicles on the road, we our customers to have complete of mind, said Jeff GM’s executive director of

The recall covers the 2006-2009 year Buick Lucerne, DTS, and Hummer H2; 2008-2009 Enclave and Cadillac CTS; Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV and EXT; 2007-2009 Chevrolet Silverado, Suburban and Tahoe; GMC Acadia, Sierra, Yukon and XL; 2007-2009 Saturn Outlook; and Chevrolet Traverse.

The auto said customers will to receive recall letters this month but can contact dealer to make an appointment to the heated washer system Dealers will remove the washer fluid module and washer fluid hoses.

GM the technology was available from one supplier, Microheat Inc. of Hills, Mich. which out of business, preventing GM from with another supplier on an design.

GM recalled more 900,000 vehicles because of the washer fluid system in 2008 because a short on the circuit board could the ground wire. The National Traffic Safety Administration had an investigation in February 2008 2007 Yukon and Tahoe over potential engine fires.

The government closed its after the 2008 recall but GM came across fires in that had been fixed the previous recall, prompting the safety action.


MAY 2009 — GM is 27,188 MY 2009 Cadillac Escalade Hybrid, Escalade and Escalade EXT; Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, Tahoe and Colorado; and GMC Yukon, Yukon Yukon XL, and Canyon vehicles. The system control modules may a condition in which an adhesive of the room temperature vulcanizing seal between the seal and the may allow water to seep the module. Water in the module cause a short or open illumination of the service engine lamp, setting of diagnostic codes or the engine may be hard to may not start or may stall increasing the of a crash.

Dealers will install a new system control module of charge. The recall began on May 18, 09V-154

NEWS: GM recalls vehicles for fire hazard

involves vehicles that are with windshield washer heaters.

NEW YORK ( August 28, 2008 — Motors is recalling 944,000 850,000 of them in the United because of the potential for a fire in the heated windshield washer system.

A short circuit in the board that controls the could cause a grounding to overheat. That could to smoke and the malfunctioning of other components, GM (GM, Fortune said in a letter to the National Traffic Safety Administration In rare cases, it could a fire, GM said.

GM is aware of fires caused by this two of which were in the company’s own fleet vehicles, GM spokesman Tom said. The company is not aware of any caused by the problem.

The vehicles be turned on for the short circuit to Wilkinson said, but he could not say the washer fluid heating needed to be in use.

The models below, if they’re equipped a heated windshield washer system, are subject to the recall:

year 2006-08 Buick sedans and model year Buick Enclave SUVs.

year 2006-08 Cadillac DTS and model year 2007-08 Escalade, Escalade ESV and Escalade EXT

Model year 2007-08 Avalanche and Silverado trucks and and Tahoe SUVs.

Model 2007-08 GMC Acadia, Yukon, and XL SUVs and Sierra trucks.

Saturn Outlook SUVs.

The heating system is a popular on many of GM’s large and SUVs, said Wilkinson.

On days, the system heats washer fluid before it onto the windshield, where it can ice and frost on the windshield.

To fix the problem, will install a fuse will shut off the system in the of a short circuit. GM has not yet provided with a schedule detailing owners of affected vehicles be notified.


AUGUST 2008 — GM is 857,735 MY 2006-2008 Buick Cadillac DTS; Hummer H2; MY Cadillac Escalade, Escalade Escalade EXT; Chevrolet Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe; GMC Sierra, Yukon, Yukon XL, Outlook; and MY 2008 Buick vehicles equipped with a wiper washer fluid A short circuit on the printed board for the washer fluid may overheat the control-circuit ground This may cause other features to malfunction, create an or cause smoke increasing the of a fire. Dealers will a wire harness with an fuse free of charge.

The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner schedule. 08V441

NEWS: Investigates 2.7 Million GM Trucks,

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Fire hazard probed in 21 — June 17, — The National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA) has a investigation of 21 models of General trucks and SUVS manufactured 2006 and 2008 because of the of an engine compartment fire.

than 2,700,000 GM trucks and are the subject of the the investigation because of the that a fire might inside the engine compartment, when the ignition is turned

The Office of Defects Investigation at the federal safety agency that investigators are now aware of 41 engine compartment fires in the GM and SUVs including 8 fires may have caused significant damage.

The GM vehicles under are:

• Cadillac ESV and EXT from the 2007 and 2008 years

• Chevrolet 1500 from the 2007 and model years

• Chevrolet Avalanche 2500

2007 Chevrolet Silverado

Chevrolet Silverado 1500, and 3500 from the 2007 and model years

• Suburban 1500 and 2500 the 2007 and 2008 model

• Chevrolet Tahoe the 2007 and 2008 models

• 2008 GMC Sierra,

GMC Sierra 1500, 2500 and from the 2007 and 2008 years

• 2007 GMC Classic

• 2007 GMC GMC Yukon from the 2007 and model years

• GMC XL 1500, XL 2500 from the and 2008 model years

Hummer H2 from the 2006 to model years

• Hummer H2 Utility, and •the H2 from the 2006 to 2008 years

GM provided ODI with 41 of non-crash engine compartment including 16 allegations of fires with the ignition in the off position, to the NHTSA Web site.

Investigators are the electrical system, engine and cooling system; battery under-hood wiring, fuses and breakers.

NHTSA investigator are now call the an engineering analysis which eventually lead to a recall of the Motors trucks and SUVs.


NEWS: Probe Fire Complaints in Tahoe, GMC Yukon

ConsumerAffairs.Com February 9, 2008 — The Highway Traffic Safety (NHTSA) is investigating two consumer that 2007 Chevrolet and GMC Yukons caught fire parked in home garages the engines off.

The truck reported to NHTSA that homes were badly and two people were injured in one of the

The NHTSA Office of Defect as open a preliminary investigation of vehicles that could lead to a recall of the SUVs. The estimates as many as 400,000 would be affected if a defect is and a recall ordered.

The General SUVs are not equipped with the of cruise control system causes a fire in Ford Co. cars and trucks. Ford has more than 10 million because of a fire danger.

also reported on its web site a preliminary investigation is under way of Lamborghini Gallardos following reports of fires. There are 600 of the cars on U.S. roads.

Recall Information: GMC Yukon Chevy Tahoe

NOVEMBER — GM is recalling 11,975 MY Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra trucks equipped with an V8 engine. The crankshaft position can intermittently or fail completely. If the operates intermittently, the SES light may and the vehicle may run rough. The engine may and if so, may re-start immediately or after a down period. If the sensor completely inoperative, the engine quit running and will not

Either of these failures can the risk of a crash. Dealers replace the crankshaft position The recall is expected to begin December 2007.

This was the subject of an Engineering Analysis, conducted by the Office of Defects 07V521

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