2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon recalled once more for energy steering concern
Drivers can nonetheless steer the car, however it is going to require extra effort, particularly at decrease speeds. The vehicles revert to handbook steer and, along with the old fashioned really feel of getting your shoulder right into a flip, the driving force might discover a chime and a malfunction gentle within the instrument cluster.
That is the second time the 2015 Colorado and Canyon have been recalled for the ability steering glitch. When the mid-size siblings returned for the 2015 mannequin 12 months after a three-year hiatus, GM in 2016 recalled about 3,000 models for an influence steering brief.
This time, the recall encompasses greater than 60,000 vehicles from that preliminary mannequin 12 months: 43,308 Chevrolet Colorado and 17,370 GMC Canyon are being recalled, however solely these constructed earlier than Might 23, 2015. Vehicles constructed after Might 22, 2015 had “improved steering gears and have been produced beneath improved provider processes,” GM reported by way of the NHTSA. These vehicles have connectors coated with anti-corrosion gel or are gold-plated, which makes them not prone to the corrosion affecting energy steering help.
Moreover, these vehicles that had already been recalled for the problem don’t have to be serviced once more. GM will reimburse homeowners who had the problem repaired, and sellers will change the steering gear torque meeting cowl freed from cost. Homeowners can get courtesy transportation whereas repairs are being finished, so long as it is inside the guarantee protection interval.
Count on notification as early as Might 10. To search out out in case your car is topic to the recall, enter the VIN at GM’s recall web page, or through the NHTSA’s web site. In the event you nonetheless have questions, name Chevrolet customer support at 1-800-222-1020, and GMC customer support at 1-800-462-8782. GM’s identification quantity for the recall is N202325410.