Recalls for 2013 Cadillac SRX

There are currently 4 recalls for your car.

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 13V202000

Recall Date: 05/16/2013

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC SRX VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED JANUARY 31, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 18, 2013, AND EQUIPPED WITH 18 INCH WHEELS. ON THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE WHEEL LUG NUTS MAY LOOSEN.

Consequence: IF THE LUG NUTS LOOSEN, THEY MAY FALL OFF OR CAUSE THE WHEEL STUDS TO FRACTURE. EITHER CONDITION WOULD ALLOW THE WHEEL TO SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REMOVE AND REINSTALL THE WHEEL NUTS BY PERFORMING A TIRE ROTATION, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN BY JUNE 3, 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GM AT 1-800-521-7300. GM'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 13116.

Recall Number: 13V097000

Recall Date: 03/15/2013

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 BUICK LACROSSE VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN APRIL 25, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 6, 2013, AND MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC SRX VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN MAY 29, 2012, THROUGH FEBRUARY 18, 2013 FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 102, "TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER SEQUENCE, STARTER INTERLOCK, AND TRANSMISSION BRAKING EFFECT." A SOFTWARE PROBLEM MAY CAUSE THE TRANSMISSION TO INADVERTENTLY SHIFT TO SPORT MODE REMOVING ANY TRANSMISSION-RELATED ENGINE BRAKING EFFECT.

Consequence: IF ENGINE BRAKING IS UNEXPECTEDLY REMOVED, IT MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A VEHICLE CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON MARCH 28, 2013. CADILLAC OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-982-2339. BUICK OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-694-6546.

Recall Number: 13V097000

Recall Date: 03/15/2013

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 BUICK LACROSSE VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN APRIL 25, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 6, 2013, AND MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC SRX VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN MAY 29, 2012, THROUGH FEBRUARY 18, 2013 FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 102, "TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER SEQUENCE, STARTER INTERLOCK, AND TRANSMISSION BRAKING EFFECT." A SOFTWARE PROBLEM MAY CAUSE THE TRANSMISSION TO INADVERTENTLY SHIFT TO SPORT MODE REMOVING ANY TRANSMISSION-RELATED ENGINE BRAKING EFFECT.

Consequence: IF ENGINE BRAKING IS UNEXPECTEDLY REMOVED, IT MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A VEHICLE CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON MARCH 28, 2013. CADILLAC OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-982-2339. BUICK OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-694-6546.

Recall Number: 13V097000

Recall Date: 03/15/2013

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 BUICK LACROSSE VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN APRIL 25, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 6, 2013, AND MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC SRX VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN MAY 29, 2012, THROUGH FEBRUARY 18, 2013 FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 102, "TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER SEQUENCE, STARTER INTERLOCK, AND TRANSMISSION BRAKING EFFECT." A SOFTWARE PROBLEM MAY CAUSE THE TRANSMISSION TO INADVERTENTLY SHIFT TO SPORT MODE REMOVING ANY TRANSMISSION-RELATED ENGINE BRAKING EFFECT.

Consequence: IF ENGINE BRAKING IS UNEXPECTEDLY REMOVED, IT MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A VEHICLE CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON MARCH 28, 2013. CADILLAC OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-982-2339. BUICK OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-694-6546.

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What Should You Do?

Bring your car to a dealer for repair. Recalls are issued because the defect might make the car unsafe in some way.
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