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2016 Chevrolet Traverse recalls

2016 Chevrolet Traverse

2 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse

Official recalls have been issued for the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Chevrolet service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Chevrolet customer service.

  1. 2016 Chevrolet Traverse SEATS NHTSA Campaign #15V833000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 11, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 2,633

    Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2016 Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia, and Buick Enclave vehicles manufactured November 6, 2015, to November 12, 2015. The affected vehicles have a the third row left lower seat frame that may have welds that are not in the correction location.

    Consequence: If the seat frame is not welded in the correct places, the seat may not perform as intended, and in the event of a crash, the seat occupant could be at an increased risk of injury.

    Actions: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the third row left side lower seat frame, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on January 29, 2016. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782 or Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM's number for this recall is 21930. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V833000 »

  2. 2016 Chevrolet Traverse VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR NHTSA Campaign #15V609000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 29,295

    Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2016 Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia, and Buick Enclave vehicles manufactured August 18, 2015 to September 24, 2015. Due to a manufacturing defect, the windshield wiper motor may overheat when used.

    Consequence: A wiper motor that overheats increases the risk of a fire.

    Actions: GM has notified owners, and dealers will replace the windshield wiper motor cover assembly, free of charge. Owners are advised not to use their front windshield wipers until the wiper cover has been replaced. If weather conditions prevent operation of the vehicle without using the windshield wipers, GM will make arrangements to pick up the vehicle for servicing. The recall began on September 30, 2015. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300, and GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM's number for this recall is 15780. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V609000 »

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