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Recall List for the 2011 Cadillac SRX

Official recall notices have been issued for the 2011 Cadillac SRX by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions. It's important to note that most recalls won't cost you anything to get fixed, so if your car is affected you should call an authorized Cadillac service shop immediately!

  1. 2011 Cadillac SRX SUSPENSION:REAR NHTSA Campaign #14V571000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
    • Vehicles Affected: 290,241

    Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2010-2015 Cadillac SRX vehicles manufactured April 14, 2009, to September 1, 2014, and 2011-2012 Saab 9-4X vehicles manufactured February 1, 2011, to September 13, 2011. On the affected vehicles, the jam nut in the rear suspension toe adjuster link may not be torqued to the proper specification. A loose toe adjuster link can cause the vehicle to sway or wander at highway speeds. A loose toe adjuster link may lead to thread damage and eventual failure. Failure of the toe adjuster link will cause an abrupt change in the vehicle's alignment.

    Consequence: Failure of the toe adjuster link could cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the torque of the left and right rear toe link adjuster lock nuts, and replace the parts if there is evidence of damage or a loose link, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in early November 2014 and remedy parts, if needed, are expected to be available around the middle of November 2014. Owners may contact Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006 or Saab customer service at 1-800-955-9007. GM's number for this recall is 14457. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #14V571000 »

  2. 2011 Cadillac SRX SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST NHTSA Campaign #14V447000

    • Date Announced: JULY 23, 2014
    • Vehicles Affected: 414,333

    Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Buick LaCrosse, Regal and Chevrolet Camaro, as well as certain 2010-2012 Cadillac SRX, Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles, equipped with power height adjustable driver and passenger seats. In the affected vehicles, the bolt that secures the driver's and passenger's power front seat height adjuster may fall out causing the seat to drop suddenly to the lowest vertical position.

    Consequence: If the driver's seat unexpectedly drops, the distraction and altered seat position may affect the drivers' control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the height adjuster shoulder bolts, free of charge. The manufacturer distributed interim letters to owners on September 11, 2014. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-521-7300 (Buick), 1-800-458-8006 (Cadillac), 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), or 1-800-462-8782 (GMC). GM's number for this recall is 14271. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #14V447000 »

  3. 2011 Cadillac SRX POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION NHTSA Campaign #11V595000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 20, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 8,789

    Summary: General Motors (GM) is recalling certain model year 2010-2011 Cadillac Srx vehicles manufactured from October 26, 2008, through June 23, 2011, for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 114, ¿theft protection.¿ these vehicles may have a transmission shift cable that was improperly installed and may come out of the transmission bracket.

    Consequence: The driver may be unable to shift the transmission out of gear, resulting in no motion or the shifter may inaccurately indicate that the transmission is in park when it is not, allowing the vehicle to roll away and cause a possible crash.

    Actions: GM will notify owners, and dealers will ensure that the transmission shift cable is properly routed and seated in the transmission cable bracket. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during January 2012. Owners may contact Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V595000 »

  4. 2011 Cadillac SRX AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW NHTSA Campaign #11V308000

    • Date Announced: JUNE 03, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 47,401

    Summary: General Motors is recalling certain model year 2011 Cadillac Srx passenger vehicles for failing to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no 208, "occupant crash protection." The airbags are programmed to turn off the right side roof-rail airbag if the passenger sensing system determines that the right front passenger seat is unoccupied.

    Consequence: The right rear occupant may not be protected and suffer injuries in certain frontal and side crashes.

    Actions: GM dealers will reprogram the sensing and diagnostic module free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or about June 17, 2011. Owners may contact Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339 and at the owner center at www.gmownercenter.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V308000 »

  5. 2011 Cadillac SRX VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:CONTROLS/WIRING NHTSA Campaign #11V149000

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 10,179

    Summary: General Motors is recalling certain model year 2011 Buick lacrosse and Cadillac Srx vehicles for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 103, "windshield defrosting and defogging systems". on these vehicles, the software in the electronic climate control (ecc) module may disable the ability to adjust the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system settings. If this happens, the driver will not be able to control the heating, cooling, and ventilation for the vehicle.

    Consequence: If this condition affects the defrost system when it is required, it may decrease the driver's visibility, and could result in a crash.

    Actions: Dealers will reprogram the ecc module free of charge. The safety recall began on March 11, 2011. Owners may contact Buick at 1-866-608-8080, Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339 or at the owner center at www.gmownercenter.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V149000 »

  6. 2011 Cadillac SRX SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY NHTSA Campaign #10V623000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 97,843

    Summary: General Motors is recalling certain model year 2011 Cadillac Srx, Chevrolet equinox and GMC terrain vehicles. The driver and /or front passenger safety belt buckle anchor may fracture and separate near the seat attachment in a vehicle crash.

    Consequence: The safety belt system may not restrain the occupant(s) as designed and could increase the risk of injury.

    Actions: Dealers will modify the passenger and/or the driver safety belt buckles as necessary. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or before January 18, 2011. Owners may contact Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339, Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, GMC at 1-866-996-9463 and at the owner center at www.gmownercenter.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V623000 »

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