2010 GMC Savana 1500 Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    14V117000
    Recall Date
    03/17/2014
    Component
    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS LLC (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009-2014 CHEVROLET EXPRESS AND GMC SAVANA VANS MANUFACTURED JANUARY 27, 2009, THROUGH MARCH 7, 2014 WITH A GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING OF 10,000 POUNDS AND LESS AND EQUIPPED WITH FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAGS. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, DURING A FRONTAL IMPACT BELOW THE AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT THRESHOLD, IF AN UNBELTED FRONT PASSENGER'S HEAD HITS THE INSTRUMENT PANEL ABOVE WHERE THE PASSENGER AIR BAG IS LOCATED, THE PANEL MAY NOT SUFFICIENTLY ABSORB THE IMPACT. AS SUCH, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NUMBER 201, "OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN INTERIOR IMPACT.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH BELOW THE AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT THRESHOLD, AN UNBELTED FRONT PASSENGER SEAT OCCUPANT HAS AN INCREASED RISK OF INJURY.

    What Owners Should Do

    GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS. THE MANUFACTURER HAS NOT YET PROVIDED A REMEDY PLAN OR NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. CHEVROLET OWNERS MAY CALL 1-800-630-2438. GMC OWNERS MAY CALL 1-866-996-9463. GM'S NUMBER FOR THIS RECALL IS 14082.

  • Recall Number
    10V138000
    Recall Date
    04/06/2010
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
    Summary

    GENERAL MOTORS HAS NOTIFIED NHTSA OF A DEFECT IN CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 CHEVROLET EXPRESS AND GMC SAVANA VANS 2500, 3500 AND 4500 SERIES. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES HAVE A CONDITION IN WHICH THE GENERATOR MAY DEVELOP A LOW RESISTANCE SHORT WITHIN THE VOLTAGE REGULATOR.

    Consequence

    THE LOW RESISTANCE SHORT COULD EVENTUALLY GENERATE ENOUGH HEAT TO RESULT IN AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE ANY SUSPECT GENERATORS IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE APRIL 12, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438 AND GMC AT 1-866-996-9463 OR AT THE OWNER CENTER AT WWW.GMOWNERCENTER.COM.

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.