This bulletin applies to 2016 Jeep Patriot vehicles built between September 14 and 18, 2016. Some fuel filler tubes may have an issue with the fuel fill cap thread specification.
This bulletin applies to 2011 Dodge Ram trucks equipped with an electronic vehicle information center (EVIC) /or Parksense rear park assist. Customers may not understand the EVIC message display “Blinded.” This indicates that the Parksense rear park assist sensors require cleaning. The EVIC flash will change the display to indicate “Clean Sensors.”
Some 2011-2013 Ford E-Series vans equipped with a 5.4L 2V or 6.8L 2V engine and built on or before 11/12/2012 may exhibit excessive oil consumption, where 1 quart of oil is consumed at less than 3,000 miles.
Several GM vehicle models may feature two distinctively different-looking per-cylinder valve-cover-mounted ignition coils. This is due to a supplier difference and, according to GM, does not affect performance or serviceability.
Chevy and GMC vehicles equipped with LGH, LML, LUZ, LWN, L5P and LH7 diesel engines may exhibit excessive smoke at the tailpipe, with DTC P2002 set. This may be the result of a cracked or broken diesel particulate filter (DPF).
This bulletin applies to 2014 BMW 335i GT XDrive vehicles equipped with a 3.0L engine. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the central information display. In some cases, the dynamic stability control warning lamp (DSC) may be illuminated.
This bulletin applies to 2009-2015 Toyota Land Cruisers. Toyota strongly recommends that the breather plug be replaced whenever servicing any differential/transfer case to prevent possible repeat failures.
This bulletin applies to all affected vehicles including, for example, the 2014 Acura MDX vehicles equipped with a 3.5L engine. Acura reports that they have made the HDS easier to install.
When replacing the integrated brake actuation unit (IBAU) on a 2014-2016 Kia Optima Hybrid LX, it is necessary to perform variant coding of the new module.
This bulletin applies to a number of Subaru vehicles, including 2012-2017 Legacy and Outback, 2012-2016 Impreza, 2013-2017 Crosstrek, 2011-2017 Forester naturally aspirated (NA) and direct injection turbo (DIT), 2015-2017 WRX, 2013-2017 BRZ and 2012-2014 Tribeca.
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