Poor Engine Performance in Extremely Cold Weather Conditions, PCV Bypass Hose and Charge Air Cooler Icing for LUV Engines, Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) Illuminated – DTC P0299, P0234, P0236, P2261, P2227, P00C7 Set – 2011-2020 Buick Chevrolet Opel Vauxhall

NHTSA ID Number: 10218883

Manufacturer Communication Number: 22-NA-067

Summary

This service bulletin provides a repair procedure to correct customer concerns of Poor Engine Performance in Extremely Cold Weather Conditions, PCV Bypass Hose and Charge Air Cooler Icing for LUV Engines, Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) Illuminated.

 


Condition

Some customers may comment that when driving in extremely cold weather conditions (-18°C or less / 0°F or less), their vehicle experiences one or several of the following conditions:

  • Loss of power.
  • Smoke out the tail pipe.
  • Hesitation on acceleration.
  • Stalling condition.
  • Burning oil odor possibly caused by oil leak.
  • After driving for a period of time, the driveability issues seem to diminish.
  • Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) Illuminated.

This condition may also cause an increase in crankcase pressure, creating oil leaks at seals and gaskets.

Technicians may find one or more of the following DTCs set:

  • P0299
  • P0234
  • P0236
  • P2227
  • P2261
  • P00C7

 

Cause

This condition may be caused by one or more of the following:

 

Correction

If contamination (Ice/water /oil/sludge) at Charge Air Bypass Valve is found:

 

Parts Information

Description Part Number Qty
MANIFOLD, INT 28289977 1
VLV, CHRG AIR BYPASS 55590593 1

 


31 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
BUICK ENCORE 2013-2020
CHEVROLET CRUZE 2011-2016
CHEVROLET SONIC 2012-2020
CHEVROLET TRAX 2013-2020

 


1 Associated Document

Manufacturer Communications

Bulletin No.: 22-NA-067
Date: August, 2022

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10218883

MC-10218883-0001.pdf 288.147KB

MC-10218883-0001

 


 

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