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The vehicle may move in an unintended direction resulting in possible injury to others outside of the vehicle.

Power Train — Manual Transmission — Shift Pattern Indicator

Summary
Certain sport utility vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission, fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 102, "transmission shift lever sequence, starter interlock and transmission braking effect." Under certain vehicle starting conditions, the shift lever position indicator located in the instrument panel cluster may not illuminate. If the shift lever position indicator does not illuminate, the driver may not know which gear the vehicle is in.
Actions
Dealers will reprogram the instrument panel cluster free of charge. The recall began on February 14, 2005. Owners may contact Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339, Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, and GMC at 1-866-996-9463.
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Date Announced
FEB 14, 2005
Vehicles Affected
7,194
Chevrolet Recall #
05023
NHTSA Campaign #
05V055000
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