13036 Product Safety Recall – Brake Lamp Malfunction – 2004-2012 Chevrolet Pontiac Saturn

May 14, 2014 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V252000

Brake Lights may or may not Randomly Illuminate

Any of the above failure conditions increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V252

Manufacturer General Motors LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, EXTERIOR LIGHTING, VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL, ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,440,524

 

Summary

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2004-2012 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles manufactured May 16, 2003, through October 11, 2012, 2004-2007 Malibu Maxx vehicles manufactured June 25, 2003, through April 5, 2007, 2005-2010 Pontiac G6 vehicles manufactured May 26, 2004, through January 4, 2010, and 2007-2010 Saturn Aura vehicles manufactured April 24, 2006, through May 26, 2009. In the affected vehicles, increased resistance in the Body Control Module (BCM) connection may result in voltage fluctuations in the Brake Apply Sensor (BAS) circuit. These fluctuations can cause one or more of these conditions: the brake lights to illuminate without the brake pedal being pushed; the brake lights to not illuminate when the pedal is pushed; difficulty disengaging the cruise control; moving the gear shifter out of the ‘PARK’ position without pushing the brake; and disablement of crash avoidance features such as traction control, electronic stability control, and panic braking assist features.

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Customer Satisfaction Program – Loss of GPS, OnStar and XM Antenna Functions – 2015 Cadillac Chevrolet GMC

NHTSA ID Number: 10058785

Manufacturer Communication Number: PB-15155

 

Summary

CHEVROLET/GMC/CADILLAC: TSB HAS AN OWNER’S NOTIFICATION LETTER. SELECT DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON BELOW. WATER IS LEAKING ON TO ROOF MOUNTED ANTENNA AND IS PREVENTING ONSTAR SYSTEM TO DETERMINE LOCATION OF VEHICLE BY DISABLING COMPASS, XM RADIO SYSTEM, NAVIGATION. MODEL 2015 ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, SILVERADO CREW CAB, SUBURBAN, TAHOE, SIERRA CREW CAB, YUKON, YUKON XL.

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A/C Inoperative, Blows Warm or Poor Performance Due to Low Refrigerant Charge, Freon Leak – 2016 Chevrolet Buick GMC

NHTSA ID Number: 10126071

Manufacturer Communication Number: 16-NA-046

Summary

This Technical bulletin provides a procedure to replace the auxiliary evaporator blower motor to correct an A/C Inop, Blows Warm Air or Poor Performance Due to Low Refrigerant Charge conditions.

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Rear Liftgate Will Not Open with Outside Handle – 2013-2014 Chevrolet Spark

NHTSA ID Number: 10113795

Manufacturer Communication Number: PI1317A

 

Summary

This preliminary informational bulletin provides repair information to correct a customer concern that the rear liftgate will not open with the outside handle.

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Spray-in Bed Liner General Information and Repair Procedures – 2013-2020 Chevrolet & GMC

NHTSA ID Number: 10161969

Manufacturer Communication Number: 120851002J

Summary

This informational bulletin provides technicians and dealership personnel with spray-in bed liner general information and repair procedures.

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