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2012 Chevrolet Suburban recall 12055

Chevrolet Recall 12055: Steering Gear Pitman Shaft

2012 Chevrolet Suburban

If this condition occurs, a loss of steering could result, increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Gear Box — Shaft Pitman

Summary
General Motors (GM) is recalling certain model year 2012 Chevrolet express and Suburban vehicles, and GMC savana and Yukon XL heavy duty vehicles. The steering gear pitman shaft may not have been adequately hardened and could fracture.
Actions
GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering gear and, if necessary, replace the steering gear pitman shaft. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on April 4, 2012.
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Date Announced
MAR 22, 2012
Vehicles Affected
6,159
Chevrolet Recall #
12055
NHTSA Campaign #
12V112000
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