Chevrolet S10e Recalls
There have been 0 recalls on S10e vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2000-11-15 due to a problem with the battery. Approximately 492 vehicles were involved. Since 1998, S10e's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Chevrolet Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
Do you work for Chevrolet? Contact us to learn how you can control data, information and ads shown on this page.
Detailed Recall Information for Chevrolet S10e
|2000-11-15||(Published by NHTSA on 2000-11-15)|
|Recall Summary:||VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: ELECTRIC PASSENGER VEHICLES AND PICKUP TRUCKS CONTAINING A NICKEL METAL HYDRIDE (NIMH) BATTERY PACK. THESE VEHICLES CONTAIN SOFTWARE WITHIN THE BATTERY PACK MODULE INTENDED TO DISABLE THE VEHICLE FROM BEING DRIVEN IF THE ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE WITH THE BATTERY PACK EXCEEDS A PRESCRIBED VALUE. AFFECTED VEHICLES WILL ILLUMINATE THE "SERVICE NOW" AND "REDUCED PERFORMANCE" TELLTALES AND CONTINUE TO FUNCTION IN A REDUCED PERFORMANCE MODEL INSTEAD OF BEING DISABLED.|
|Hazard:||IF THE TELLTALES ARE IGNORED AND THE AFFECTED VEHICLE CONTINUES TO BE DRIVEN, HEAT COULD BUILD UP AND A FIRE COULD RESULT.|
|Remedy:||DEALERS WILL INSTALL REVISED SOFTWARE IN THE BATTERY PACK MODULE.|
|Additional Info:||OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 16, 2000.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT SATURN AT 1-800-553-6000.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).|
Additional Chevrolet ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
Latest Safety Recalls
Select image for details, including additional styles.
Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.