1992 CHEVROLET Caprice

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

11 Recalls for 1992 CHEVROLET Caprice

Recall Date Component Summary
November 24, 1997 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) MODULATOR CAN CORRODE AND LEAK FLUID FROM THE FRONT BRAKE CIRCUIT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT THESE VEHICLES AND REPLACE THE ABS MODULATOR.

January 31, 1996 SUSPENSION:REAR

THE REAR LOWER CONTROL ARM CAN CRACK AT THE REAR STABILIZER BAR ATTACHMENT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE BOTH REAR LOWER CONTROL ARMS AND REAR STABILIZER BAR ATTACHMENTS.

February 9, 1993 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

SYSTEM: ELECTRICAL.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SEQ 9C1 POLICE CARS IN CORROSION AREAS OF THE US AND CANADA ONLY. NOTE: VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF: CONNECTICUT, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, MAINE, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEWJERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, AND WISCONSIN. A ELECTRICAL GROUND-OUT CONDITION MAY EXIST BETWEEN THE 12 VOLT JUNCTION BLOCK AND THE METAL INNER FENDER SKIRT.

Remedy:

INSTALL A SHIELDING INSULATOR UNDER THE JUNCTION BLOCK.

October 29, 1991 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

SECONDARY HOOD LATCH ASSEMBLIES CAN CORRODE, CAUSING A HIGH LATCH RELEASE EFFORT AND POSSIBLY PREVENTING THE HOOD FROM LATCHING PROPERLY WHEN IT IS CLOSED.

Remedy:

INSTALL A NEW SECONDARY HOOD LATCH ASSEMBLY.

June 24, 1992 WHEELS

THE STEEL WHEELS EXHIBIT FATIGUE CRACKING AROUND THE CIRCUMFERENCE OF THE WHEEL LUG NUT MOUNTING SURFACE DUE TO WHEEL BENDING CAUSED BY FREQUENT MISUSE OF TIRE MOUNTING EQUIPMENT, LUG NUT OVERTORQUING, AND THE UNUSUAL OPERATING CONDITIONS EXPERIENCED BY POLICE VEHICLES.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE WHEELS WITH REDESIGNED STEEL WHEELS.

January 19, 1993 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

THE ENGINE MOUNTED FUEL FEED AND RETURN PIPES MAY FRACTURE DUE TO CONTACT WITH THE ENGINE FRAME DURING OPERATION.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE FUEL FEED AND RETURN PIPES USING NEW PIPE ASSEMBLIES.

May 11, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

DOPE, INC. IS RECALLING 42,540 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

DOPE, INC. WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DOPE, INC. AT 1-626-272-1798.

April 7, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

October 24, 2007 EQUIPMENT

CERTAIN HONEYWELL FRAM RACING BRAND HP4 AND HP8 OIL FILTERS THAT WERE MANUFACTURED FROM MAY 25, 2006, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 14, 2007, AND SOLD FOR USE AS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR VEHICLES LIST ABOVE. THE AFFECTED FILTERS ARE MARKED WITH A DATE CODE A61451 THROUGH A72571 SEQUENTIALLY. THE DATE CODE AND PART NUMBER APPEAR ON THE FILTER HOUSING. FRAM RACING HP4 AND HP8 OIL FILTERS NOT BEARING A DATE CODE IN THIS RANGE ARE NOT AFFECTED BY THIS RECALL. THE GASKET OF THE OIL FILTER BECOMES MORE PLIABLE UNDER HIGH TEMPERATURES AND PRESSURES.

Remedy:

HONEYWELL WILL REPLACE THE AFFECTED OIL FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN DURING NOVEMBER 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT FRAM CUSTOMER SERVICE TOLL-FREE AT 1-800-890-2075.

July 17, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN AJ MOTORSPORT COMBINATION LAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. COMBINATION LAMPS NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

AJ MOTORSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER REIMBURSEMENT FOR THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 31, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AJ MOTORSPORT AT 626-618-2026.

March 23, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

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105 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1992 CHEVROLET Caprice

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10156239
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | STEERING:COLUMN | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10132331
TIRES
ODI Number: 10979408
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 507845
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 504367
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 506779
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 506779
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 503508
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 501088
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
ODI Number: 503921
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 502862
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 502862
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 502862
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 489199
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 480041
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 476878
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 474756
SEATS
ODI Number: 470305
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10213372
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10156239
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | STEERING:COLUMN | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10132331
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10132329
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10045234
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10037649
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 8015218
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 8013148
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 984333
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 980815
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 984246
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 986497
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK
ODI Number: 981165
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 974449
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 974449
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 975488
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/E
ODI Number: 974233
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 975402
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 973670
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 971882
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 968408
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 966085
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 966486
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 960661
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 964962
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 962130
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 959005
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 877026
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 871739
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 873271
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 865610
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 855060
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 852870
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 844151
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 835833
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 833740
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 828861
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 831493
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 826021
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 822519
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 826085
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 818041
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 819769
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 811996
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
ODI Number: 815029
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 804992
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 808165
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 808489
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 800305
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 802484
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 780469
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 744467
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 744467
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 736350
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 724980
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 714562
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 709187
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 706975
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 703198
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 700058
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 601977
EQUIPMENT | EQUIPMENT
ODI Number: 564381
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 563723
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 562293
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 553675
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 551543
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 551543
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 550042
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 544339
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 543841
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 543841
WHEELS:HUB
ODI Number: 538964
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 536573
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 534260
TIRES:BEAD
ODI Number: 534260
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 533487
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 531778
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 524576
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 522716
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 522716
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 521686
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 518294
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 516640
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 516640
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 482085
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 482085
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 507300
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2 Investigations for 1992 CHEVROLET Caprice

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER
SUSPENSION
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3 Service Alerts for 1992 CHEVROLET Caprice

Date Description
June 1, 1995 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

UNKNOWN

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August 1, 2005 103400 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

DIAGNOSIS OF CRACKED OR BROKEN TRANSMISSION CASE. *TT 2006 AND PRIOR CARS AND LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS. *TT

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December 1, 1994 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

WIPER CHATTER DURING COLD WEATHER. *TW

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