In the affected vehicles, either of the front seatbacks may have play. The current and the failure mileages were 200,000. Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by general motors. Due to an improper heat-treatment, the rear axle shaft may fracture while the vehicle is being driven. Dealers will inspect the seatback recliner mechanisms and make adjustments, as needed, free of charge. Correction: Maxzone will notify owners and offer for reimbursement any noncompliant headlights.
The recall began on May 14, 2014. The brake pads have been examined by myself and are worn very little. Correction: Guide corporation will notify owners and replace the headlamps free of charge. Noise was heard in the rear. The contact had to use the emergency brake to stop the vehicle.
Also, the contact stated that at no time did the abs light come on. Approximately 895232 vehicles were involved. The original front pads and rotors are still good. Consequence: Wheel separation can result in a vehicle crash. For the past year, whenever I fill the fuel tank the gauge immediately goes to empty and the low fuel light comes on. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
The fuel gauge is erratic and inaccurate. This problem started roughly in November, and continues everytime the truck is used. The parking brake is useless on even the slightest incline and the truck will roll freely in forward or reverse. The consumer stated the wire harness was replaced and the sensor needed to be cleaned and now the problem is fixed. Common problems of the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 311 problems have been reported for the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. I would like to have this safety problem addressed by gm. If you need immediate assistance with your account, please email info WeMakeItSafer.
When pedal is released and stepped on again pedal is hard and there are no brakes period after a few seconds brakes will come back and stop the vehicle. I am just waiting for the lawsuits to hit gm. The contact stated that on each ocassion she was driving approximately 15 mph and there was snow on the ground. Apparently this is a know safety issue! This movement may result in the fatigue and separation of the cable. Seams like something that's is suppose to help you stop should not keep you from stopping if it goes bad crappy fail safe. Then, the owner realized about a year ago that the vehicle can be operated with the parking brake engaged. The total sales of the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in the United States are 441,726 units.
Wisconsin was initially not a rust belt state but eventually was included. Consequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. We hope our site will help with selecting of a reliable and safe car. A non functioning gas gauge is an annoyance at the least, and dangerous at the worst if drivers were to run out of fuel on a crowded street or highway, or be stranded without fuel in extreme weather conditions. It could also result in injury to a person changing a tire or performing other maintenance which requires that the emergency brake be set. Consequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. Was told this was normal sound.
Hazard: The overheated exhaust components may melt nearby plastic parts and may result in an engine fire. Owner noticed this after parking the vehicle in a parking lot. The failure recurred and the vehicle was taken back to the dealer. I know of no damage done to the brakes that would cause this. The only way to accurately know how much gas is in the tank is to reset the trip odometer at each fill up. Does this imply the parking brake on my automatic truck is not needed?? Prior to its inclusion my antilock brakes were malfunctioning on a regular basis and caused three near miss accidents before I pulled the fuse to cut power to the system. Also, antifreeze complaint with smell.
There is recall 05042 for the same problem, but the recall is for manual transmission. There was a recall and truck was serviced by previous owner, obviously the parts keep corroding and Chevy says they only fix once. For the second occurrence, less than 20,000 miles later, the dealer has refused to make the repair under the safety recall. The contact would like to know what she could do now. While driving 10 mph, the brake pedal vibrated when depressed and the vehicle took longer than normal to stop. We'd travel from below sea level to above 8000 feet in elevation, explore some….
The rotors were composite rotors, layered metal instead of cast and were not to be turned or faced. The contact had to make several attempts before the vehicle would slow down. His plan was grandiose, yet strangely appealing. By putting transmission in neutral I was able to stop before hitting parked vehicle. I am experiencing an abs activation when applying the brakes at slow speeds. Correction: Federal-mogul will notify customers and will replace the hub assembly free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.