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 Emission Recall 17337 Diesel Particulate Matter Sensor Diagnostic Fault – 2016-2018 Chevrolet & GMC

NHTSA ID Number: 10137159

Manufacturer Communication Number: 17337 02

 

Summary

17337 02 Phase 3 – Product Emission. General Motors has decided to conduct a Voluntary Emission Recall involving certain vehicles, equipped with a diesel engine. The engine control module in these vehicles may not properly diagnose a fault in the exhaust particulate matter sensor. Additionally, a subset of these vehicles, certain 2017 model year Chevrolet Silverado HD and GM Sierra HD vehicles, may in rare instances exhibit a condition in which the engine surges up to 2,800 RPM during vehicle coast or vehicle braking. Reprogram the engine control module, and transmission control module when applicable.

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Product Emission Recall 13370 – Fuel Pump Pressure Regulator Replacement – 2014 Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra

NHTSA ID Number: 10054993

Manufacturer Communication Number: RB-13370-A

 

Summary

GMC/CHEVROLET: DUE TO HAVING INCORRECT FUEL PUMP PRESSURE REGULATOR, AT TIME OF PRODUCTION, THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP WILL ILLUMINATE, WILL HAVE HARD START CONDITION, THE ENGINE WILL STUMBLE AND/OR STALL OUT. MODEL 2014 SILVERADO 1500, SIERRA 1500.

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Product Emission Recall – Catalytic Converter Internal Damage – 2013-2014 Chevrolet Cruze & Chevrolet Sonic

NHTSA ID Number: 10143749

Manufacturer Communication Number: 16186 01

 

Summary

16186-01 – Emission Recall. On certain vehicles equipped with a 1.8L engine (RPO LWE), cracking of ceramic components internal to the catalytic converter may occur as a result of higher than anticipated exhaust temperatures. If this occurs, the catalytic converter low efficiency diagnostic will set and the malfunction indicator lamp will illuminate. Dealers are to reprogram the engine control module with calibrations that prevent higher than expected exhaust temperatures. (service procedure revised)

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Product Safety Recall 17036 Passenger Presence System – 2006-2010 Pontiac Solstice & 2007-2010 Saturn Sky

January 26, 2017 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 17V061000

Front Passenger Air bag may not Deploy

In the event of a crash, if the front passenger air bag does not deploy as intended, the front passenger has an increased risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V061

Manufacturer General Motors LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 91,007

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2006-2010 Pontiac Solstice and 2007-2010 Saturn Sky vehicles. The Passenger Air Bag Suppression System (PPS) sensor may become bent or damaged within the front passenger seat, possibly disabling the front passenger air bag.

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