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2007-2009 Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Pontiac, Saturn Vehicles Transmission Issue

2009 Chevrolet Equinox;

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2007 Buick Enclave
  • 2008 Buick Enclave
  • 2009 Buick Enclave
  • 2008 Chevrolet Equinox
  • 2009 Chevrolet Equinox
  • 2008 Chevrolet Malibu
  • 2009 Chevrolet Malibu
  • 2009 Chevrolet Traverse
  • 2007 GMC Acadia
  • 2008 GMC Acadia
  • 2009 GMC Acadia
  • 2007 Pontiac G6
  • 2008 Pontiac G6
  • 2009 Pontiac G6
  • 2008 Pontiac Torrent
  • 2009 Pontiac Torrent
  • 2007 Saturn Aura
  • 2008 Saturn Aura
  • 2009 Saturn Aura
  • 2007 Saturn Outlook
  • 2008 Saturn Outlook
  • 2009 Saturn Outlook
  • 2008 Saturn Vue
  • 2009 Saturn Vue

All equipped with six-speed automatic transmission.

The problem: A wave plate in the automatic transmission may crack or fracture, resulting in a loss of 3rd, 5th and Reverse gears.

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Corrective action: Dealers will replace a clutch plate in the transmission.

Warranty info: This repair is covered under an extended warranty coverage program for a period of 10 years or 120,000 miles, whichever comes first.

What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle's identification number to determine if it's involved in this service bulletin. You can also call Buick at 800-521-7300, Chevrolet at 800-222-1020, Pontiac at 800-762-2737, GMC at 800-462-8782, Saturn at 800-553-6000 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. 14404A.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor's note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker's website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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