US NHTSA Recalls: Chevrolet Silverado & GMC Sierra Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, February 10, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of twelve (12) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the twelve (12) recalls the NHTSA announced this February comes news of the following:

Logo - General Motors LLCGeneral Motors LLC (“GM”), a Detroit, Michigan, establishment, has recalled an estimated 148,055 model year 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V055000 reports these vehicles received updated software for the Electronic Brake Control Module (“EBCM”). This software has an error, and as a result, the vehicle’s electronic brake assist may be disabled. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (“FMVSS”) number 126, “Electronic Stability Control” and 135, “Light Vehicle Brake Systems.”

According to the NHTSA, a loss of electronic brake assist can increase the risk of a crash.

GM will notify registered owners, and dealers will reprogram the EBCM, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 10, 2020. Owners may contact Chevrolet Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC Customer Service toll-free at 1-888-988-7267. GM’s designation for this recall is N192268091.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by General Motors LLC, please search for “General Motors” or “GM” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Chevrolet Silverado brand, please search for “Silverado” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the GMC Sierra brand, please search for “Sierra” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V055000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12642-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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