2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

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

1 Recalls for 2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

Recall Date Component Summary
December 7, 2005 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

CERTAIN TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, “TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS.” THESE VEHICLES WERE SHIPPED WITH TIRE AND LOADING INFORMATION LABELS LISTING AN INACCCURATE VEHICLE CAPACITY WEIGHT.

Remedy:

OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH CORRECTED LABELS AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS. AT THE CUSTOMER’S OPTION, A DEALER CAN INSTALL THE LABEL FOR THEM. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BUICK AT 1-866-608-8080, CADILLAC AT 1-866-982-2339, CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438, GMC AT 1-866-996-9463, HUMMER AT 1-800-732-5493, PONTIAC AT 1-800-620-7668, SATURN AT 1-800-972-8876, OR ISUZU AT 1-800-255-6727.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

skip to NHTSA complaints

Date Component  

11 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

skip to CAS complaints

Date Component  
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10817533
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10735505
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10732026
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10716063
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10663839
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10546399
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10488114
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10458076
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10441992
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10437257
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10362845
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

0 Investigations for 2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

117 Service Alerts for 2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

Date Description
August 26, 2013 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 26, 2013 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on a revised customer concern not duplicated/verified labor operation numbers and how to submit CCND.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 17, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 17, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 20, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about connectivity concerns when connecting an Apple device via USB cord. Technician should insure the customer is using an original equipment manufacturer Ap

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 28, 2013 190000 TIRES

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on GM of Canada New Vehicle Limited Warranty Tire Program and Global Warranty Management (GWM) Submission Information.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 9, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin provides information to clarify proper transaction administration of GM Dealer Empowerment Program and Goodwill Cases.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 15, 2015 190000 TIRES

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about changing the tire and wheel size on vehicles. General Motors will only support a tire calibration for tires that have been sized, tested and designed fo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 15, 2015 200000 WHEELS

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about changing the tire and wheel size on vehicles. General Motors will only support a tire calibration for tires that have been sized, tested and designed fo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 23, 2014 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

This informational bulletin explains how to care for wiper blades.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 23, 2016 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have an issue when using Bluetooth voice recognition with an iPhone. Technician should work with the customer to insure the phone cont

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 17, 2014 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This informational bulletin provides a quick guide to updating which model vehicle after replacing the IPC.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 14, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician the steps needed to diagnose and repair the vehicles that may have unwanted or phantom phone calls. Technician will need to determine what type of call the cu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 16, 2014 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information of the JOB CARD, for a repair on vehicles and what is acceptable – customer authorization; Service manager approvals and transaction authorization; Details of concern, cause a

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 14, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 14, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Technician will need to call General Motors Tech

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 13, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that are travelling from Canada to the United States. While in the United States they are unable to receive Turn-by-Turn directions. Due to the

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 13, 2015 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that are travelling from Canada to the United States. While in the United States they are unable to receive Turn-by-Turn directions. Due to the

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 6, 2014 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This informational bulletin provides information on Inappropriate Warranty Claims Submitted for Damaged Radios and IPCs

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 6, 2014 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This informational bulletin provides information on Inappropriate Warranty Claims Submitted for Damaged Radios and IPCs

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 23, 2016 190000 TIRES

This informational bulletin provides information on the proper mounting paste to apply to tires when mounting and balancing them to prevent conditions like Vibration Shortly After Tires are Mounted/Preventing Vibration from Wheel Slip (Tire

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 23, 2016 200000 WHEELS

This informational bulletin provides information on the proper mounting paste to apply to tires when mounting and balancing them to prevent conditions like Vibration Shortly After Tires are Mounted/Preventing Vibration from Wheel Slip (Tire

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 18, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin provides dealership personnel with policy and procedure requirements for essential tools that include consumable parts (U.S. Only).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 4, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This informational bulletin provides information to technicians regarding intake manifold inspection/replacement after severe internal engine damage.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 3, 2015 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This warranty administration bulletin provides policy information on courtesy transportation and roadside assistance programs.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 3, 2015 150000 SEAT BELTS

This informational bulletin provides information to advise dealers about seat belt buckles not operating and/or seat belt warning light illumination, as well as difficulty latching and unlatching the buckle or the buckle release button stic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 3, 2015 151400 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

This informational bulletin provides information to advise dealers about seat belt buckles not operating and/or seat belt warning light illumination, as well as difficulty latching and unlatching the buckle or the buckle release button stic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 30, 2015 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about gasoline powered cars, mid-size trucks, light duty trucks, and heavy duty trucks with premature catalytic converter failures. It is recommended to inspe

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 27, 2015 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

This informational bulletin provides dealership personnel with information on flexible fuel vehicles (FFVs) and the usage of E85 fuel in GM vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 23, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This technical bulletin provides repair information for repairing the IP to body harness connector to correct a customer concern for intermittent Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) illuminated with Reduced Engine Power displayed and DTC P21

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 23, 2015 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This technical bulletin provides repair information for repairing the IP to body harness connector to correct a customer concern for intermittent Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) illuminated with Reduced Engine Power displayed and DTC P21

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 9, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This informational bulletin provides dealership personnel information on unscheduled supplemental services (including flushing services and additives) and proper use of GM simplified maintenance schedules (Canada only).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 22, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This informational bulletin provides information for dealers/technicians on when and how to submit a Field Product Report (FPR) (U.S. Dealers Only).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 21, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This informational bulletin provides information to technicians regarding intake manifold inspection/replacement after severe internal engine damage.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 20, 2012 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This informational bulletin provides information on the proper oils to use on GM vehicles including information regarding the differences of the Dexos oils.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 26, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The intent of this technical bulletin is to identify aftermarket ALDL or DLC interface devices as potential sources for causing multiple customer concerns that do not have other diagnostic methods to identify them.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 24, 2015 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This informational bulletin provides technicians with a brake lathe calibration procedure.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 17, 2012 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin provides information on the Clarification of Use for Dealer Empowerment Labor Operations and Customer Enthusiasm

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 7, 2012 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This informational bulletin provides a list off all the issues revolving around new vehicles for a one stop place to find growing concerns around them.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2015 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This warranty administration bulletin communicates GM required operating procedures (U.S. only) for service operations.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 31, 2015 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This informational bulletin adds the 2014 and 2015 model years to information of a language change for OnStar System (U.S. and Canada only).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician that if OnStar is unable to configure the vehicle after the OnStar 15-08-44-001 upgrade and Onstar receives a 118 error code when attempting to configure the vehicle. Dealers

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician that if OnStar is unable to configure the vehicle after the OnStar 15-08-44-001 upgrade and Onstar receives a 118 error code when attempting to configure the vehicle. Dealers

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 5, 2013 190000 TIRES

This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information new tire warranty program and global warranty management submission information.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 19, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This informational bulletin provides information on close-coupled converter and engine replacement.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 19, 2013 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

This informational bulletin provides information on close-coupled converter and engine replacement.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 29, 2012 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers may inquire about the availability of the passenger compartment air filter. Dealer should advise the customer starting in 2003 the passenger c

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 26, 2012 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician with the axel setup information from American Axle Manufacturing. Technician should be advised that the maximum pinion shim to be used or stacked behind the p

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 1, 2012 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

GENERAL MOTORS SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE HVAC BLOWER MAY NOT WORK AT CERTAIN FUNCTIONS OR MAY BECOME INOPERABLE. THERE COULD BE A BURNING SMELL OR SMOKE. *RM UPDATED 4/6/12. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 2013 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

GM: THE FRONT OR REAR DOOR MAY NOT OPEN FROM THE INSIDE OR OUTSIDE HANDLE, THE DOOR WILL NOT UNLOCK WITH ANY METHOD. THE PROBABLY CAUSE AN INCORRECT INSTALLATION OF A HANDLE COMPONENT. *RM UPDATED ON 7/26/2013. ALL 2014 AND PRIOR GM PASS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 2010 010000 STEERING

BUICK/CADILLAC/CHEVROLET/GMC/OLDSMOBILE AND HUMMER: INFORMATION ON PITMAN ARM SHAFT SEAL SERVICE KIT. DO NOT REPLACE ENTIRE STEERING GEAR FOR PITMAN SEAL LEAK. TECHNICIANS HAVE BEEN REPLACING ENTIRE STEERING GEARS DUE TO NOT BEING ABLE TO

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 2010 013200 STEERING:GEAR BOX:SHAFT PITMAN

BUICK/CADILLAC/CHEVROLET/GMC/OLDSMOBILE AND HUMMER: INFORMATION ON PITMAN ARM SHAFT SEAL SERVICE KIT. DO NOT REPLACE ENTIRE STEERING GEAR FOR PITMAN SEAL LEAK. TECHNICIANS HAVE BEEN REPLACING ENTIRE STEERING GEARS DUE TO NOT BEING ABLE TO

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

UNABLE TO REMOVE PROTECTIVE COATING FROM BODY. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

FRONT HVAC BLOWER INOPERATIVE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

UNWANTED OPERATION OF REAR WINDOWS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 12, 2012 190000 TIRES

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about changing the tire and wheel size on vehicles. General Motors will only support a tire calibration for tires that have been sized, tested and designed fo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 12, 2012 200000 WHEELS

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about changing the tire and wheel size on vehicles. General Motors will only support a tire calibration for tires that have been sized, tested and designed fo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 27, 2012 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on, engine misfire, and/or engine noise. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 27, 2012 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on, engine misfire, and/or engine noise. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 17, 2012 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have a planetary gear whine noise in first and second gear. Technician should compare the noise to a like vehicle. Technician will nee

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 21, 2014 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that the speedometer needle appears to be inaccurate. Dealer should advise the customer the specification for speedometer needle accuracy is +/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 28, 2014 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have slack in one of the tailgate cables. Technician should not replace any parts for this concern. Please communicate to the customer

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 28, 2014 162510 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have slack in one of the tailgate cables. Technician should not replace any parts for this concern. Please communicate to the customer

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 23, 2013 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that the speedometer needle appears to be inaccurate. Dealer should advise the customer the specification for speedometer needle accuracy is +/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 22, 2014 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have an issue when using Bluetooth voice recognition with an iPhone. Technician should work with the customer to insure the phone cont

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 24, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair vehicles that may have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on at low mileage. Technician may find Diagnostic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 24, 2013 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair vehicles that may have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on at low mileage. Technician may find Diagnostic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 24, 2013 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair vehicles that may have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on at low mileage. Technician may find Diagnostic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 17, 2014 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about engine block of possible cylinder bore damage, scoring or out of round as the possible cause of engine oil consumption, misfire, cylinder leakage or blo

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 14, 2014 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair vehicles that may have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on at low mileage. Technician may find Diagnostic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 14, 2014 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair vehicles that may have a Service Engine Soon Malfunction Indicator Lamp on at low mileage. Technician may find Diagnostic

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 27, 2016 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This informational bulletin provides information on Part Restriction and Ordering Process Information for OnStar Vehicle Communication Interface Modules (VCIM) (GMNA Only)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 27, 2016 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This informational bulletin provides information on Part Restriction and Ordering Process Information for OnStar Vehicle Communication Interface Modules (VCIM) (GMNA Only)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 14, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This informational bulletin provides information on close coupled converters and there affect on newly installed engines or engines during there break in period.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 1, 2013 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers that may complain of various concerns when using Bluetooth components. Technician should use the Preliminary Information to gather information

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 2013 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about the percentage of UV protection or tint offered by the windshield or side glass. Technician should be advised Windshield reduces UV rays down to 4% or l

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 29, 2012 021700 SUSPENSION:FRONT:HUB

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have grease leaking from front hub bearings. Technician should not replace the bearing for grease purge. Technician should be advised to n

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 29, 2012 204000 WHEELS:HUB

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have grease leaking from front hub bearings. Technician should not replace the bearing for grease purge. Technician should be advised to n

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 25, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers that are unable to override the automatic door locking feature. Technician will update the Body Control Module on 2006 to 2007 model years. On

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 25, 2013 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers that are unable to override the automatic door locking feature. Technician will update the Body Control Module on 2006 to 2007 model years. On

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 25, 2013 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers that are unable to override the automatic door locking feature. Technician will update the Body Control Module on 2006 to 2007 model years. On

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 30, 2012 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have slip in forward ranges immediately after replacing the input housing. Technician will inspect the 3-4 clutches and the forward clutch

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 30, 2012 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have slip in forward ranges immediately after replacing the input housing. Technician will inspect the 3-4 clutches and the forward clutch

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

221700 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER

HEATED SEAT INOPERATIVE OR SHUT OFF IN 30 SECONDS. DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES B2435, B2440, B3606 AND/OR B1825 SET IN THE DRIVERS SEAT MODULE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

100000 POWER TRAIN

HARSH 1-2 SHIFT, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0894 STORED IN PCM. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 1, 2012 150000 SEAT BELTS

GM: THERE ARE SEAT BELT PROBLEMS: DIFFICULTY LATCHING AND UNLATCHING BUCKLE. BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTON IS STICKING. SEAT BELT WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED. LIKELY CAUSED BY STICKY BEVERAGES THAT ARE SPILLED INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY. *RM UPDATED 4/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 1, 2012 151600 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

GM: THERE ARE SEAT BELT PROBLEMS: DIFFICULTY LATCHING AND UNLATCHING BUCKLE. BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTON IS STICKING. SEAT BELT WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED. LIKELY CAUSED BY STICKY BEVERAGES THAT ARE SPILLED INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY. *RM UPDATED 4/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 1, 2008 091200 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

GMC: FUEL GAUGE FLUCTUATION IN PARK OR NEUTRAL, CAUSING THE LOW FUEL LIGHT TO ILLUMINATE. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 11, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO THE TECHNICIAN ABOUT FINDING NEEDLE BEARINGS DURING AN OIL CHANGE. TECHNICIAN WILL GAIN ACCESS TO THE ROLLER ROCKERS TO INSPECT THEM. ONLY REPLACE THE ROLLER ROCKER THAT IS

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 1, 2008 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

LOSS OF IGNITION 1 VOLTAGE TO THE IGNITION COILS. CONSUMER EXPERIENCED INTERMITTENT STALL, MISFIRE, OR CRANK NO START. THERE MAY BE NO TROUBLE CODES SET. *KB UPDATED 3/17/09. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 1, 2005 036100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) LIGHT ON, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) C0265, C0201, U1041 SET AND/OR LOSS OF COMMUNICATION WITH BRAKE MODULE. *TT UPDATE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 16, 2013 020000 SUSPENSION

GM: IF THE SERVICE SUSPENSION SYSTEM IS DISPLAYED ON THE DIC, THE TRIM HEIGHT MAY BE INCORRECT, LOOSE COMPRESSOR INLET HOSE, OR THE COMPRESSOR SELF TEST MAY BE INOPERATIVE. ALSO INCLUDED SUBURBAN LD MY 2001-2013, YUKON DENALI XL MY 2013, Y

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 1, 2011 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

BUICK/CADILLAC/CHEVROLET/GMC/HUMMER/PONTIAC/SAAB: OIL CONSUMPTION AND/OR EXHAUST SMOKE-POSSIBLE PCV BAFFLE OR LIFTER CONCERN. UPON INSPECTION, OBVIOUS OIL WILL BE FOUND IN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND/OR PCV VACUUM TUBE. *PE UPDATED 3/21/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 1, 2011 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

BUICK/CADILLAC/CHEVROLET/GMC/HUMMER/PONTIAC/SAAB: OIL CONSUMPTION AND/OR EXHAUST SMOKE-POSSIBLE PCV BAFFLE OR LIFTER CONCERN. UPON INSPECTION, OBVIOUS OIL WILL BE FOUND IN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD AND/OR PCV VACUUM TUBE. *PE UPDATED 3/21/

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

104000 POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

4WD INOPERATIVE AND POSSIBLE DTC C0327 STORED IN THE TRANSFER CASE CONTROL MODULE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 2008 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

GMC: SIR MIL DTC B0084 AND/OR B0085. THIS CONCERN COULD BE CAUSED BY BROKEN SEAT POSITION SENSOR CIRCUITS UNDER THE DRIVER OR PASSENGER FRONT SEATS. OVER TIME, FROM REPEATED SEAT MOVEMENT, THE WIRING COULD BREAK. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 2008 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

GMC: SIR MIL DTC B0084 AND/OR B0085. THIS CONCERN COULD BE CAUSED BY BROKEN SEAT POSITION SENSOR CIRCUITS UNDER THE DRIVER OR PASSENGER FRONT SEATS. OVER TIME, FROM REPEATED SEAT MOVEMENT, THE WIRING COULD BREAK. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 1, 2008 220000 SEATS

GMC: SIR MIL DTC B0084 AND/OR B0085. THIS CONCERN COULD BE CAUSED BY BROKEN SEAT POSITION SENSOR CIRCUITS UNDER THE DRIVER OR PASSENGER FRONT SEATS. OVER TIME, FROM REPEATED SEAT MOVEMENT, THE WIRING COULD BREAK. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NO COMMUNICATION WITH ANY MODULES, MULTIPE U-DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS), INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) WARNING INDICATORS. 03-04 CHEVROLET ALL FULL SIZE TRUCKS AND UTILITIES AND 03-04 GMC ALL FULL SIZE TRUCKS AND UTILITIES AND 03-04

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

INVESTIGATION OF EXTENSION SEAL LEAKS ON 4L60E AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

015000 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

LACK OF STEERING ASSIST OR SHUDDER DURING PARKING LOT TYPE MANEUVERS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE C0327 WITH OR WITHOUT ADDITIONAL DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES SETTING. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

104000 POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

RATTLE NOISE AT HIGHWAY SPEED IN 2WD. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 2009 031000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

BRAKE PEDAL ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT BRACKET SERVICE KIT. *TT UPDATED 3/26/10. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

138800 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

FRONT BLOWER INOPERATIVE STAY RUNNING DURING LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURE. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 1, 2011 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

CADILLAC/CHEVROLET/GMC/HUMMER: SOME SUVS AND TRUCKS ARE EXHIBITING A CONDITION WHERE BY GRINDING/RATCHETING TYPE NOISE COMING FROM AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION WHEN SHIFTING INTO PARK WHILE IN 4WD LOW (4LO) RANGE. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

110100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN

APPLICATION OF HORN AT HORN PAD INOPERATIVE. RKE FUNCTION FOR PANIC ALARM WORKS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 1, 2011 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

GM: ONSTAR IS MAKING INCOMPLETE CALLS WITHOUT THE DRIVER KNOWING. WHEN HAVE A DATA CONNECTION. *RM

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 1, 2012 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

GM: ON SOME TRUCK MODELS THERE IS SOME FRAME CORROSION. *RM UPDATED ON 5/2/2012. *KB

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 2014 034100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

CHEVROLET/GMC/CADILLAC: ANYTIME HYDRAULIC BRAKE PIPES ASSEMBLY NEED REPLACING, PRE-FORMED AND PRE-FLARED BRAKE PIPES ARE AVAILABLE, EXCEPT REAR AXLE CROSSOVER PIPE. MODEL 1999-2007 SILVERADO, SIERRA, 2000-2006 ESCALADE MODELS, AVALANCHE,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 1, 2014 034200 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

CHEVROLET/GMC/CADILLAC: ANYTIME HYDRAULIC BRAKE PIPES ASSEMBLY NEED REPLACING, PRE-FORMED AND PRE-FLARED BRAKE PIPES ARE AVAILABLE, EXCEPT REAR AXLE CROSSOVER PIPE. MODEL 1999-2007 SILVERADO, SIERRA, 2000-2006 ESCALADE MODELS, AVALANCHE,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 1, 2011 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

GM: THE SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT IS ON, THERE IS ALSO A MISFIRE OR ENGINE NOISE. THERE ARE MULTIPLE POSSIBLE CAUSES. *RM

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2006 CHEVROLET Avalanche

search for another vehicle

Loading...