US NHTSA Recalls: Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Saturday, March 21, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of sixty three (63) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed?

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

Additional information:

Among the sixty three (63) recalls the NHTSA announced this March comes news of the following:

Logo - General Motors LLCGeneral Motors LLC (“GM”), a Detroit, Michigan, establishment, has recalled an estimated 1,909 model year 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Latches/Locks/Linkages – Hood May Open Unexpectedly

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V142000 reports the hood-latch striker wires in the recalled vehicles may not have been heat-treated properly, possibly causing them to fracture.

According to the NHTSA, if a striker wire fractures, the vehicle’s hood may open unexpectedly while driving, increasing the risk of a crash and injury.

General Motors will notify registered owners, and dealers will replace the hood assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 26, 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 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). GM’s designation for this recall is N192284960.

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, Pacific 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: 20V142000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12826-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
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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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