2013 Cadillac XTS Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    14V541000
    Recall Date
    09/09/2014
    Component
    PARKING BRAKE
    Summary

    General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Cadillac XTS vehicles manufactured February 14, 2012, to August 22, 2014, and 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impala vehicles manufactured November 5, 2012, to September 2, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the electronic parking brake piston actuation arm may not fully retract causing the brake pads to stay partially engaged.

    Consequence

    Brake pads that remain partially engaged with the rotors may cause excessive brake heat that may result in a fire.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM will notify owners, and dealers will update the electronic parking brake software, free of charge. The recall began on October 28, 2014. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, or Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006. GM's number for this recall is 14471.

  • Recall Number
    14V518000
    Recall Date
    08/28/2014
    Component
    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
    Summary

    General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Cadillac XTS vehicles manufactured April 11, 2013, to June 27, 2013, and 2014 Chevrolet Impala vehicles manufactured May 13, 2013, to November 5, 2013. The affected vehicles may have left the factory with the sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) set to "manufacturing mode."

    Consequence

    In manufacturing mode, the vehicle's air bags will not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM will notify owners, and dealers are to reprogram the SDM to the correct mode, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in September 2014. Owners may contact Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006 or Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 14532.

  • Recall Number
    14V116000
    Recall Date
    03/17/2014
    Component
    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS LLC (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013-2014 CADILLAC XTS VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FEBRUARY 14, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 7, 2014. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, A CAVITY PLUG ON THE BRAKE BOOSTER PUMP CONNECTOR MAY DISLODGE ALLOWING CORROSION OF THE BRAKE BOOSTER PUMP RELAY CONNECTOR.

    Consequence

    THE CORROSION OF THE BRAKE BOOSTER PUMP RELAY CONNECTOR MAY CAUSE A RESISTIVE SHORT AND MELT THE CONNECTOR, INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL APPLY SEALANT TO THE CONNECTOR CAVITY PLUGS, RE-ROUTE THE VACUUM PUMP VENT HOSE AND REPLACE THE FRONT BODY WIRING HARNESSES AS NEEDED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE MANUFACTURER HAS NOT YET PROVIDED A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339. GM'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 14062.

  • Recall Number
    13V220000
    Recall Date
    05/24/2013
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS LLC (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC ATS AND MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC XTS; AND MODEL YEAR 2014 CHEVROLET IMPALA VEHICLES. ON THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE BRAKE LAMPS MAY INTERMITTENTLY FLASH WITHOUT THE BRAKES BEING APPLIED AND THE CRUISE CONTROL MAY DISENGAGE. THUS, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

    Consequence

    IF THE BRAKE LAMPS FLASH WHEN THE VEHICLE IS NOT SLOWING, A FOLLOWING DRIVER MAY NOT ADJUST VEHICLE SPEED WHEN THE VEHICLE IS IN FACT BRAKING, AND THE BRAKE LAMPS ARE ILLUMINATING AS INTENDED, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE BODY CONTROL MODULE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2013. OWNER'S MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438 OR CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339. GM'S RECALL NUMBER IS 13158.

  • Recall Number
    13V220000
    Recall Date
    05/24/2013
    Component
    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS LLC (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC ATS AND MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC XTS; AND MODEL YEAR 2014 CHEVROLET IMPALA VEHICLES. ON THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE BRAKE LAMPS MAY INTERMITTENTLY FLASH WITHOUT THE BRAKES BEING APPLIED AND THE CRUISE CONTROL MAY DISENGAGE. THUS, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD (FMVSS) NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

    Consequence

    IF THE BRAKE LAMPS FLASH WHEN THE VEHICLE IS NOT SLOWING, A FOLLOWING DRIVER MAY NOT ADJUST VEHICLE SPEED WHEN THE VEHICLE IS IN FACT BRAKING, AND THE BRAKE LAMPS ARE ILLUMINATING AS INTENDED, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE BODY CONTROL MODULE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2013. OWNER'S MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438 OR CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339. GM'S RECALL NUMBER IS 13158.

  • Recall Number
    12V525000
    Recall Date
    10/31/2012
    Component
    SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 CADILLAC XTS VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM OCTOBER 12, 2011, THROUGH AUGUST 30, 2012, FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 202, "HEAD RESTRAINTS." THE REAR SEAT HEAD RESTRAINTS MAY NOT LOCK IN THE UPRIGHT POSITION AFTER BEING FOLDED FORWARD. IF THE HEAD RESTRIANT IS AT ITS LOWEST POSITION AND IT FALLS FORWARD, IT WILL NOT MEET THE HEIGHT REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE LOWERED HEAD RESTRAINT MAY INCREASE THE OCCUPANT'S RISK OF NECK INJURY.

    What Owners Should Do

    GENERAL MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HEAD RESTRAINTS, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON NOVEMBER 12, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GENERAL MOTORS AT 1-800-458-8006.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.