Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1 million model-year 2015 Cadillac Escalade SUVs; Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup trucks and Suburban and Tahoe SUVs; and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks and Yukon SUVs
The Problem: Electric power steering assist may be lost momentarily, followed by a sudden return of EPS assist, potentially increasing the difficulty of steering the vehicle, especially at low speeds, as well as increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will dealers will update the electric power steering module software for free.
What Owners Should Do: Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC manufacturer GM did not immediately announce an owner-notification schedule. Owners can call Cadillac at 800-458-8006, Chevrolet at 800-222-1020, GMC at 800-462-8782, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit NHTSA’s website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
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