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TSB List for the 2001 GMC Sierra 2500

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #PI1394A

    NHTSA ID #10082869

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDES ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON HOW TO INSTALL PISTONS AND SUGGEST WHAT TOOLS TO USE.

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  • TSB #000601012F

    NHTSA ID #10082814

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO GM DEALERS ON THE CORRECT CLEANING METHODS WHEN CLEANING ENGINE GASKET SEALING SURFACES.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #PI1394

    NHTSA ID #10139422

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This preliminary informational bulletin provides technicians an engine repair tip for installation of pistons.

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  • TSB #PI1391

    NHTSA ID #10139418

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This preliminary informational bulletin provides a diagnostic tip for coolant leak at oil cooler inlet pipe o-ring after service engine replacement.

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  • TSB #PIP5226

    NHTSA ID #10112251

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 24 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about finding needle bearings during an oil change. Technician will gain access to the roller rockers to inspect them. Only replace the roller rocker that is

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  • TSB #PIP5163A

    NHTSA ID #10112116

    • Date Announced: JULY 17 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about engine block of possible cylinder bore damage, scoring or out of round as the possible cause of engine oil consumption, misfire, cylinder leakage or blo

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  • TSB #PIP5163

    NHTSA ID #10112331

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about engine block of possible cylinder bore damage, scoring or out of round as the possible cause of engine oil consumption, misfire, cylinder leakage or blo

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  • TSB #PIT3173C

    NHTSA ID #10112641

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 12 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician that fluid contamination may be directed to one of the following testing centers according to the type of fluid needing testing. Dealer should send the correc

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  • TSB #06-06-01-007G

    NHTSA ID #10118639

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 15 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin provides Information on Identifying Duramax Diesel Overpower Engine Breakdown/Non-Function Due to Aftermarket Power-Up Devices vs Non Overpower Engine Non-Function of Pistons, Cylinders, Valvetrain Components, DT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #PIP-4695

    NHTSA ID #10032435

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GM: LOSS OF POWER HESITATES ON ACCELERATION. 4.3, 4.8, 5.3, 5.7 AND 6.0 ENGINES COUPLED WITH THE 4L60E OR 4L65E MAY EXPERIENCE A CONDITION OF HESITATES, MISSES OR LOSS OF POWER UNDER ACCELERATION. THE VEHICLE MAY OPERATE AS IF IT IS IN R

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

  • TSB #020601010

    NHTSA ID #632326

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON SERPENTINE BELT IDENTIFICATION AND DIAGNOSIS FOR CERTAIN HD PICKUP MODELS. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

  • TSB #PIP5232B

    NHTSA ID #10115143

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 30 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about gasoline powered cars, mid-size trucks, light duty trucks, and heavy duty trucks with premature catalytic converter failures. It is recommended to inspe

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #030730011

    NHTSA ID #10022259

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DELAYED ENGAGEMENT WITH ALLISON TRANSMISSION, COLD HESITATION, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED, DTC'S P0701, P1709, P1711, P1713, P0841, P0843, P0847, P0870, P0872, AND P0875. *KB

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  • TSB #010417001B

    NHTSA ID #629551

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING LAUNCH SHUDDER ON ACCELERATION (INSTALL NEW ONE-PIECE PROPELLER SHAFT) *JG

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  • TSB #000730017B

    NHTSA ID #631802

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING SERVICE PARTS RESRICTION PROGRAM FOR ALLISON SERIES 1000 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. *SLC

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  • TSB #010730021

    NHTSA ID #619742

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN STATES THAT TECHNICIANS MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY IN REMOVING THE CONNECTORS FROM THE PARK / NEUTRAL POSITION SWITCH, USUALLY WHEN TRYING TO REMOVE THE SWITCH DURING TRANSMISSION SERVICE. *TT

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  • TSB #010730020

    NHTSA ID #619715

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT ORDERING REFERENCE TABLE FOR ORDERING THE NEW VALVE BODY, SPACER PLATE AND GASKET KIT. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT

  • TSB #010417001A

    NHTSA ID #623047

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMMENT ON A VIBRATION DURING ACCELERATION FROM 0 - 40 KM/H (0 - 25 MPH). *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #PIP3720D

    NHTSA ID #10112600

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 26 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician with the axel setup information from American Axle Manufacturing. Technician should be advised that the maximum pinion shim to be used or stacked behind the p

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  • TSB #010417001

    NHTSA ID #619173

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOME EXTENDED AND CREW CAB LONG BOX PICKUP MODELS INCLUDING 1999 AND 2001 CHEVROLET K2500 MODELS WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION MAY EXHIBIT A VIBRATION (LAUNCH SHUDDER) DURING ACCELERATION FROM 0-40 KM/H (0-25).

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #PIT5485B

    NHTSA ID #10083898

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN IF UNABLE TO PLACE AN ONSTAR CALL IN THE IGNITION ON MODE AFTER THE ONSTAR CANADA UPGRADE, TO CONTACT THE GM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER ONSTAR GROUP FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.

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  • TSB #PIC-4935-E

    NHTSA ID #10078735

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO HELP THE DEALERSHIP TECHNICIANS PERFORM A PARASITIC DRAIN TEST FOR THE ONSTAR MODULE. WHEN PERFORMING BATTERY PARASITIC DRAIN TEST, THERE MAY BE SOME CONFUSION AS TO WHAT TH

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  • TSB #PIC-5050-A

    NHTSA ID #10078734

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN THE STEPS ON REPAIRING THE CONCERN. A CUSTOMER MAY IDENTIFY A CONCERN OF UNABLE TO REACTIVATE A VEHICLE'S ONSTAR THAT HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY DISABLED BY ONSTAR. DEALER IS TO CA

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  • TSB #PIC4935E

    NHTSA ID #10083484

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO HELP THE DEALERSHIP TECHNICIANS PERFORM A PARASITIC DRAIN TEST FOR THE ONSTAR MODULE. WHEN PERFORMING BATTERY PARASITIC DRAIN TEST, THERE MAY BE SOME CONFUSION AS TO WHAT TH

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  • TSB #PIT5485A

    NHTSA ID #10083900

    • Date Announced: APRIL 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN, IF UNABLE TO PLACE AN ONSTAR CALL IN THE IGNITION ON MODE AFTER THE ONSTAR CANADA UPGRADE TO CONTACT THE GM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER ONSTAR GROUP FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.

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  • TSB #PIP5094

    NHTSA ID #10112857

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 13 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician that, when testing any circuit for open or resistance, it is imperative that all related terminal pin fit and tension be checked when the test steps require disconnection of

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  • TSB #PIC3718E

    NHTSA ID #10112664

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles may have a no power or no connect concern. Technician will find that the OnStar led is red and Diagnostic Trouble Code U1500 is set. Technician

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  • TSB #PIC4935D

    NHTSA ID #10112528

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that during battery parasitic drain test, there may be some confusion as to what the normal power consumption reading should be from the OnStar

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #PIC-4935-E

    NHTSA ID #10078735

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO HELP THE DEALERSHIP TECHNICIANS PERFORM A PARASITIC DRAIN TEST FOR THE ONSTAR MODULE. WHEN PERFORMING BATTERY PARASITIC DRAIN TEST, THERE MAY BE SOME CONFUSION AS TO WHAT TH

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  • TSB #CSP-10414

    NHTSA ID #10043504

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GMC/CHEVROLET: SEE DOCUEMTN SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. AUXILIARY BATTERY FEED MAY CAUSE FUSIBLE LINK TO MELT AND OPEN CIRCUIT TO PREVENT DAMAGE OR FIRE IN WIRING HARNESS, DUE TO ELECTRICAL OVER LOAD. *PE

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #PIC3100F

    NHTSA ID #10125106

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle's odometer appears to be inaccurate relative to a known distance traveled. Technician should obtain a hand-held GPS unit to test the odomete

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #15-08-73-001A

    NHTSA ID #10138020

    • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin explains how to update the older Onstar module software to new software over GSA.

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

  • TSB #PIT3237F

    NHTSA ID #10112468

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about the percentage of Ultraviolet protection or tint offered by the windshield or side glass. Technician should be advised Windshield reduces Ultraviolet ra

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VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

  • TSB #PIT3237F

    NHTSA ID #10112468

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about the percentage of Ultraviolet protection or tint offered by the windshield or side glass. Technician should be advised Windshield reduces Ultraviolet ra

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

  • TSB #070501

    NHTSA ID #619775

    • Date Announced: MAY 07 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE WIPER MOTOR IS INOPERATIVE OR THAT THE WIPER MOTOR FUSE BLOWS REPEATEDLY. *TT

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM

  • TSB #030848006J

    NHTSA ID #10126237

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 11 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin provide information for the technicians to repair the rear window defroster contact or tabs.

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STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

  • TSB #0007

    NHTSA ID #618681

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 06 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FISHER SERVICE BULLETIN REGARDING 7161 KIT FIT-UP TO YEAR 2001 GM TRUCKS. *TT

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SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:HEAD RESTRAINT

  • TSB #SB-10-08-50-003B

    NHTSA ID #10042986

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GENERAL MOTORS: INFORMATION PROVIDED BY BULLETIN FOR ALL 2012 AND PRIOR GENERAL MOTOR TRUCKS AND PASSENGER VEHICLES REGARDING THE ADJUSTABLE COMFORT AND CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY OF THE DRIVER AND THE PASSENGER HEAD RESTRAINT. *PE

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #PIC5588B

    NHTSA ID #10125953

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the programming and activation of the OnStar system. For many 2008 and prior model year GM vehicles, the programming is performed using the Tech 2 and the

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #PIC5050A

    NHTSA ID #10083489

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN THE STEPS ON REPAIRING THE CONCERN. A CUSTOMER MAY IDENTIFY A CONCERN OF UNABLE TO REACTIVATE A VEHICLE'S ONSTAR THAT HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY DISABLED BY ONSTAR. DEALER IS TO CA

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  • TSB #PIT5399

    NHTSA ID #10114474

    • Date Announced: APRIL 20 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about connectivity concerns when connecting an Apple device via USB cord. Technician should insure the customer is using an original equipment manufacturer Ap

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  • TSB #PIC4310J

    NHTSA ID #10112137

    • Date Announced: JULY 30 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

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  • TSB #PIC5953

    NHTSA ID #10112013

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 22 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have an issue when using Bluetooth voice recognition with an iPhone. Technician should work with the customer to insure the phone cont

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #16NA260

    NHTSA ID #10082506

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE TO REPROGRAM THE MEDIA DISC PLAYER WITH THE LATEST CALIBRATIONS TO CORRECT A CONDITION OF THE REAR ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM NOT OPERATING AS INTENDED IN COLDER AMBIENT TEMPERATURE AREAS DUE TO CALIBR

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  • TSB #PIC5959B

    NHTSA ID #10112144

    • Date Announced: JULY 31 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that has no XM audio on certain channels but XM channel info is displayed. Technician will need to contact XM and deactivate and activate the mo

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #PIT5485B

    NHTSA ID #10083898

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN IF UNABLE TO PLACE AN ONSTAR CALL IN THE IGNITION ON MODE AFTER THE ONSTAR CANADA UPGRADE, TO CONTACT THE GM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER ONSTAR GROUP FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.

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  • TSB #PIT5389A

    NHTSA ID #10083884

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN ON THE STEPS FOR DIAGNOSING THE CONCERN. THE VEHICLE MAY BE UNABLE TO CONNECT TO ONSTAR USING THE WHITE, BLUE OR RED ONSTAR BUTTONS.

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  • TSB #PIT5485A

    NHTSA ID #10083900

    • Date Announced: APRIL 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN, IF UNABLE TO PLACE AN ONSTAR CALL IN THE IGNITION ON MODE AFTER THE ONSTAR CANADA UPGRADE TO CONTACT THE GM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER ONSTAR GROUP FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.

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  • TSB #PIC4310J

    NHTSA ID #10112137

    • Date Announced: JULY 30 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

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  • TSB #PIC5588B

    NHTSA ID #10125953

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the programming and activation of the OnStar system. For many 2008 and prior model year GM vehicles, the programming is performed using the Tech 2 and the

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #609

    NHTSA ID #10016212

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A/C LOW PRESSURE SWITCH DIAGNOSIS. *SC

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #01021

    NHTSA ID #619770

    • Date Announced: MAY 24 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING CERTIFICATION AND TIRE PRESSURE LABEL INFORMATION INCORRECT. *TT

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #17-NA-073

    NHTSA ID #10138060

    • Date Announced: MARCH 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This warranty administration bulletin provides policy information with the field action courtesy transportation policy.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #PIT3099M

    NHTSA ID #10112160

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 08 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about installing General Motors Accessory pats. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. Technician can also contact Partect for assista

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  • TSB #PIT3099J

    NHTSA ID #10112494

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 18 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about installing General Motors Accessory parts. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. Technician can also contact Partech for assist

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UNKNOWN OR OTHER

  • TSB #010730002B

    NHTSA ID #619741

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) IS ON; THE TRANSMISSION IS STUCK IN THIRD GEAR; AND / OR THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER IS INOPERATIVE. *TT

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