Recalls for 2006 GMC Envoy

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 14V755000

Recall Date: 11/26/2014

Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Problem Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Buick LaCrosse, 2006-2007 Buick Rainier, Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT, GMC Envoy XL, 2006-2008 Isuzu Ascender, and Saab 9-7x vehicles. In the affected vehicles the headlamp driver module (HDM) may overheat and fail, causing the headlamps and daytime running lights to then fail and not illuminate.

Consequence: Headlamps that do not illuminate reduce the driver's ability to see the roadway and reduce the vehicle's visibility to oncoming vehicles, both of which increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

What Owners Should Do: The remedy for this recall is still under development. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-521-7300 (Buick), 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), 1-800-462-8782 (GMC), 1-800-955-9007 (Saab). GM's number for this recall is 14291.

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Recall Number: 14V404000

Recall Date: 07/02/2014

Component: VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Problem Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2005-2007 SAAB 9-7x; 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT and GMC Envoy XL; and 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainier and Isuzu Ascender vehicles. Fluid may enter the driver's door master power window switch module, causing corrosion that could result in a short in the circuit board. A short may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative. The short may also cause overheating, which could melt components of the door module, producing odor, smoke, or a fire.

Consequence: A short in the circuit board could lead to a fire, increasing the risk of personal injury. A fire could occur even while the vehicle is not in use. As a precaution, owners are advised to park outside until the remedy has been made.

What Owners Should Do: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the part number on the door module, and install a new door module if necessary, free of charge. Parts for the remedy are not currently available. An interim letter was mailed to owners in August 2014. A second owner letter will be mailed when parts are available. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-521-7300 (Buick), 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), 1-800-462-8782 (GMC), 1-800-955-9007 (SAAB), and 1-800-255-6727 (Isuzu). GM's number for this recall is 14309. NOTE: This recall provides a new remedy for all vehicles covered by recall 13V-248. Vehicles whose modules were modified but not replaced as part of the previous recall remedy must have their vehicles remedied again under this campaign.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 13V248000

Recall Date: 06/13/2013

Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT AND GMC ENVOY XL AND 2006-2007 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER, GMC ENVOY, BUICK RAINIER, SAAB 9-7X, AND ISUZU ASCENDER VEHICLES. FLUID MAY ENTER THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE, CAUSING CORROSION THAT COULD RESULT IN A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD. A SHORT MAY CAUSE THE POWER DOOR LOCK AND POWER WINDOW SWITCHES TO FUNCTION INTERMITTENTLY OR BECOME INOPERATIVE. THE SHORT MAY ALSO CAUSE OVERHEATING, WHICH COULD MELT COMPONENTS OF THE DOOR MODULE, PRODUCING ODOR, SMOKE, OR A FIRE.

Consequence: A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD COULD LEAD TO A FIRE, INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY. A FIRE COULD OCCUR EVEN WHILE THE VEHICLE IS NOT IN USE. AS A PRECAUTION, OWNERS ARE ADVISED TO PARK OUTSIDE UNTIL THE REMEDY HAS BEEN MADE.

What Owners Should Do: OWNERS WILL BE CONTACTED AND DEALERS WILL TEST THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE. IF THE MODULE IS FUNCTIONING PROPERLY, A PROTECTIVE COATING WILL BE APPLIED. IF THE MODULE IS NOT FUNCTIONING PROPERLY, IT WILL BE REPLACED. THESE REPAIRS WILL BE DONE FREE OF CHARGE. GM WILL NOTIFY BUICK, CHEVROLET, AND GMC OWNERS, ISUZU AND SAAB WILL CONTACT THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JULY 24, 2013. BUICK OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE OWNER CENTER AT 1-800-521-7300, CHEVROLET OWNERS AT 1-866-694-6546, GMC OWNERS AT 1-866-996-9463, ISUZU OWNERS AT 1-800-255-6727, AND SAAB OWNERS AT 1-855-880-0808. GM'S CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 12180. THIS RECALL IS AN EXPANSION OF RECALL 12V-406.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 13V248000

Recall Date: 06/13/2013

Component: VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT AND GMC ENVOY XL AND 2006-2007 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER, GMC ENVOY, BUICK RAINIER, SAAB 9-7X, AND ISUZU ASCENDER VEHICLES. FLUID MAY ENTER THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE, CAUSING CORROSION THAT COULD RESULT IN A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD. A SHORT MAY CAUSE THE POWER DOOR LOCK AND POWER WINDOW SWITCHES TO FUNCTION INTERMITTENTLY OR BECOME INOPERATIVE. THE SHORT MAY ALSO CAUSE OVERHEATING, WHICH COULD MELT COMPONENTS OF THE DOOR MODULE, PRODUCING ODOR, SMOKE, OR A FIRE.

Consequence: A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD COULD LEAD TO A FIRE, INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY. A FIRE COULD OCCUR EVEN WHILE THE VEHICLE IS NOT IN USE. AS A PRECAUTION, OWNERS ARE ADVISED TO PARK OUTSIDE UNTIL THE REMEDY HAS BEEN MADE.

What Owners Should Do: OWNERS WILL BE CONTACTED AND DEALERS WILL TEST THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE. IF THE MODULE IS FUNCTIONING PROPERLY, A PROTECTIVE COATING WILL BE APPLIED. IF THE MODULE IS NOT FUNCTIONING PROPERLY, IT WILL BE REPLACED. THESE REPAIRS WILL BE DONE FREE OF CHARGE. GM WILL NOTIFY BUICK, CHEVROLET, AND GMC OWNERS, ISUZU AND SAAB WILL CONTACT THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JULY 24, 2013. BUICK OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE OWNER CENTER AT 1-800-521-7300, CHEVROLET OWNERS AT 1-866-694-6546, GMC OWNERS AT 1-866-996-9463, ISUZU OWNERS AT 1-800-255-6727, AND SAAB OWNERS AT 1-855-880-0808. GM'S CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 12180. THIS RECALL IS AN EXPANSION OF RECALL 12V-406.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 12V406000

Recall Date: 08/16/2012

Component: VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT AND GMC ENVOY XL AND 2006-2007 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER, GMC ENVOY, BUICK RAINIER, SAAB 9-7X, AND ISUZU ASCENDER VEHICLES, ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. FLUID MAY ENTER THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE, CAUSING CORROSION THAT COULD RESULT IN A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD. A SHORT MAY CAUSE THE POWER DOOR LOCK AND POWER WINDOW SWITCHES TO FUNCTION INTERMITTENTLY OR BECOME INOPERATIVE. THE SHORT MAY ALSO CAUSE OVERHEATING, WHICH COULD MELT COMPONENTS OF THE DOOR MODULE, PRODUCING ODOR, SMOKE, OR A FIRE.

Consequence: A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD COULD LEAD TO A FIRE, INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: THE REMEDY PLAN IS STILL BEING FINALIZED. A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE HAS NOT BEEN DETERMINED YET. BUICK, CHEVROLET, AND GMC OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY GM. BUICK OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE OWNER CENTER AT 1-800-521-7300, CHEVROLET OWNERS AT 1-866-694-6546, AND GMC OWNERS AT 1-866-996-9463. ISUZU OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY ISUZU MOTORS. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ISUZU CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-255-6727. SAAB OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY SAAB CARS NORTH AMERICA AND FOR INQUIRIES, OWNERS MAY CALL SAAB CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-855-880-0808.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 12V406000

Recall Date: 08/16/2012

Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Problem Summary: GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT AND GMC ENVOY XL AND 2006-2007 CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER, GMC ENVOY, BUICK RAINIER, SAAB 9-7X, AND ISUZU ASCENDER VEHICLES, ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. FLUID MAY ENTER THE DRIVER'S DOOR MODULE, CAUSING CORROSION THAT COULD RESULT IN A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD. A SHORT MAY CAUSE THE POWER DOOR LOCK AND POWER WINDOW SWITCHES TO FUNCTION INTERMITTENTLY OR BECOME INOPERATIVE. THE SHORT MAY ALSO CAUSE OVERHEATING, WHICH COULD MELT COMPONENTS OF THE DOOR MODULE, PRODUCING ODOR, SMOKE, OR A FIRE.

Consequence: A SHORT IN THE CIRCUIT BOARD COULD LEAD TO A FIRE, INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: THE REMEDY PLAN IS STILL BEING FINALIZED. A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE HAS NOT BEEN DETERMINED YET. BUICK, CHEVROLET, AND GMC OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY GM. BUICK OWNERS MAY CONTACT THE OWNER CENTER AT 1-800-521-7300, CHEVROLET OWNERS AT 1-866-694-6546, AND GMC OWNERS AT 1-866-996-9463. ISUZU OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY ISUZU MOTORS. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ISUZU CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-255-6727. SAAB OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY SAAB CARS NORTH AMERICA AND FOR INQUIRIES, OWNERS MAY CALL SAAB CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-855-880-0808.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 07E014000

Recall Date: 02/26/2007

Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Problem Summary: CERTAIN MAXZONE HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES, DEPO BRAND, P/NO 335-1120L-AS, SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. DURING PRODUCTION THE LAMP HOUSING SHAPE DEFORMED DISTORTING THE ASSEMBLY ANGLE OF THE REFLECTOR AND INFLUENCED THE AIMING POSITION. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Consequence: DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: MAXZONE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER REIMBURSEMENT FOR ANY NONCOMPLIANT HEADLIGHTS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 16, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAXZONE AT 909-822-3288.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 06V417000

Recall Date: 10/31/2006

Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Problem Summary: CERTAIN VEHICLES ORIGINALLY BUILT WITH CLOTH SEATS THAT WERE EQUIPPED WITH AN AUTOMATIC AIR BAG PASSENGER SENSING SYSTEM AND LATER REUPHOLSTERED WITH AFTERMARKET LEATHER SEAT COVER KITS ARE INVOLVED. TESTING HAS INDICATED THAT THE AFTERMARKET LEATHER SEAT COVERS CAN CAUSE THE PASSENGER SENSING SYSTEM TO MALFUNCTION.

Consequence: IF THE PASSENGER SENSING SYSTEM MALFUNCTIONS, THE FRONT AIR BAG ON THE PASSENGER SIDE MAY BE DISABLED WHEN IT SHOULD BE ENABLED, OR ENABLED WHEN IT SHOULD BE DISABLED. IN EITHER CASE, IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH THAT REQUIRES AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT, A FRONT PASSENGER'S LEVEL OF INJURY MAY BE INCREASED.

What Owners Should Do: BECAUSE A REPLACEMENT LEATHER SEAT COVER THAT IS COMPATIBLE WITH THE PASSENGER SENSING SYSTEM IS NOT AVAILABLE, GENERAL MOTORS (GM) WILL REPURCHASE THESE VEHICLES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS STATED IN GM¿S LETTER TO OWNERS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 6, 2006. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT GM AT 1-877-477-1022 TO BEGIN THE PROCESS OF REPURCHASING THEIR VEHICLE.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 05V552000

Recall Date: 12/07/2005

Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Problem Summary: CERTAIN TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS.¿ THESE VEHICLES WERE SHIPPED WITH TIRE AND LOADING INFORMATION LABELS LISTING AN INACCCURATE VEHICLE CAPACITY WEIGHT.

Consequence: A MISPRINTED LABEL COULD LEAD TO IMPROPER VEHICLE LOADING SPECIFICATIONS OR TIRE INFLATION WHICH COULD RESULT IN A TIRE FAILURE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH CORRECTED LABELS AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS. AT THE CUSTOMER¿S OPTION, A DEALER CAN INSTALL THE LABEL FOR THEM. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BUICK AT 1-866-608-8080, CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339, CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438, GMC AT 1-866-996-9463, HUMMER AT 1-800-732-5493, PONTIAC AT 1-800-620-7668, SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876, OR ISUZU AT 1-800-255-6727.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

Recall Number: 05V455000

Recall Date: 10/05/2005

Component: STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS

Problem Summary: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH A POWER STEERING HOSE THAT IS NOT TO SPECIFICATION. UNDER EXTREME STEERING MANEUVERS, SUCH AS TURNING THE STEERING WHEEL FULLY TO THE LEFT OR RIGHT WHILE BRAKING, THE HOSE MAY FRACTURE AND LEAK FLUID.

Consequence: IF THIS WERE TO OCCUR, POWER STEERING ASSIST WOULD BE LOST AND INCREASED STEERING EFFORT WOULD BE REQUIRED. ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HYDRO-BOOST POWER BRAKES, IT COULD ALSO RESULT IN LOSS OF POWER BRAKE ASSIST AND INCREASED BRAKING EFFORT WOULD BE REQUIRED. IF THE POWER STEERING FLUID SPRAY WERE TO SPRAY ONTO HOT ENGINE PARTS, AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE COULD OCCUR.

What Owners Should Do: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE POWER STEERING HOSE(S) FOR TWO SUSPECT DATE CODES AND REPLACE THEM IF REQUIRED. THE RECALL WILL BEGIN ON OCTOBER 14, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438, GMC AT 1-866-996-9463, BUICK AT 1-866-608-8080, CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339, ISUZU AT 1-800-255-6727, OR HUMMER AT 1-800-732-5493.

Next Steps: Contact Joyce Koons Honda Buick GMC

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