This bulletin applies to 2013 – 2019 Chevy Malibu vehicles equipped with a 2.5L or 2.0L engine. The same engines are available in a number of GM vehicles including Buick Envision and Regal, Cadillac CTS, ATS and CT6, Chevy Camaro, Equinox, Impala and Traverse and GMC Acadia, Canyon and Terrain.
A “small number” of ignition and start switch housings are involved in a recall involving 2010-2013 Chevy Equinox, 2013 Buick Encore, 2011 Buick Regal, 2013-2014 Buick Verano, 2011-2016 Chevy Cruze, 2013-2015 Chevy Malibu and 2011-2013 GMC Terrain models. The ignition system may contain a damaged electronic park lock lever that could fail to prevent the ignition key to be removed when the transmission is in a position other than park.
Some owners of 2010-2014 GMC Terrain vehicles may complain about a rattle noise from the rear lift gate on rough roads. This may be caused by insufficient contact between the left gate wedges or the latch contacting the striker.
This bulletin applies to all 2011-2012 GM passenger cars and light-duty trucks. In the event that an OnStar module had previously acquired a GPS signal with calibrated dead reckoning and is transported or towed at least 59 miles with the ignition off, the module may not re-acquire a current GPS location.
This bulletin applies to 2010-2013 GMC Terrain trucks that exhibit an automatic transmission fluid leak. The technician may find fluid leaking from the torque converter housing and the torque converter seal.
This bulletin applies to 2013 Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles, built before 9/6/2012. Customers may comment on any one of the following conditions:
This bulletin applies to 2013 Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles built before 9-6-2012. The customer may experience an intermittent theft deterrent alarm, horn or hood ajar message.
This bulletin applies to a number of GM vehicles equipped with a 6T30/40/45 automatic transmission, including 2010-2012 Buick LaCrosse, 2011-2012 Buick Regal, 2012 Buick Verano, 2011-2012 Chevy Cruze, 2008-2012 Chevy Malibu, 2010-2012 Chevy Equinox, 2010-2012 GMC Terrain, 2008-2010 Pontiac G8, 2008-2010 Saturn Aura and 2012 Chevy Sonic.
Some owners of select GM vehicles may comment on a low brake pedal during braking. See the application list at the end of this bulletin.
This bulletin applies to 2012-2013 Chevy Equinox and Impala vehicles as well as GMC Terrain models, equipped with a V6 engine only. Some customers may comment on an erratic or insufficient cooling when the A/C compressor is turned on. The compressor may not have been torqued properly at the time of assembly, causing a load on the compressor shaft.
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