GM recalls 51k Enclave, Traverse, Acadia crossovers over fuel gauge inaccuracy

RECALL Subject : Inaccurate Fuel Gauge Reading

Report Receipt Date: APR 30, 2014

NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V223000

Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM , FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 51,640

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

SUMMARY:

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2014 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, and GMC Acadia vehicles manufactured March 26, 2013, through August 15, 2013. In the affected vehicles, the engine control module (ECM) software may cause the fuel gauge to read inaccurately.

CONSEQUENCE:

An inaccurate fuel gauge may result in the vehicle unexpectedly running out of fuel and stalling, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:

GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ECM to correct the fuel gauge reading, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-521-7300 (Buick), 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), and 1-800-462-8782 (GMC). GM’s number for this recall is 14007.

NOTES:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle

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