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2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 recall 15794

Chevrolet Recall 15794: Air Bag Computer Housing May Fracture

2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500

If the SDM housing fractures, water may get into SDM causing it to malfunction and hinder the proper deployment of the air bags in the event of a crash, thereby increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Air Bags — Frontal — Sensor/Control Module

Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2016 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pick up trucks manufactured October 13, 2015, to October 14, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the mounting stud used to secure the air bag sensing and diagnostic Module (SDM) may be incorrectly positioned, and as a result, the SDM housing could fracture.
Actions
GM will notify owners, and dealers will have the mounting stud repositioned and the SDM replaced, free of charge. The recall began December 2, 2015. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 15794.
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Date Announced
DEC 10, 2015
Vehicles Affected
90
Chevrolet Recall #
15794
NHTSA Campaign #
15V830000
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