Chevrolet W-series Recalls
There has been 1 recall on W-series vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2013-06-26 and published by the NHTSA on 2013-06-29, was due to a problem with the electrical system. Approximately 1774 vehicles were involved. Since 2001, W-series's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Chevrolet W-series
|2013-06-26||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-06-29)|
|Recall Summary:||Isuzu Manufacturing Services of America, Inc. (Isuzu) is recalling certain model year 2001-2013 Isuzu N-Series; model year 2001-2010 Chevrolet and GMC W-Series; model year 2001-2004 Isuzu FRR and model year 2001-2004 Chevrolet and GMC WT5500 trucks. The affected vehicles are equipped with an optional oil pan heater (RPO code IG3). Debris may collect at the contact point of the heater plug and the extension cord. This may cause overheating of the extension cord.|
|Hazard:||Overheating of the extension cord could melt the oil pan heater plug and/or block heater plug, resulting in an increased risk of fire.|
|Remedy:||Isuzu will notify owners and dealers will inspect the trucks. The extension cord and damaged components will be replaced, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by August 2013. Owners may contact Isuzu at 1-866-441-9638.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.