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2014 Buick Encore
1.4L 4-cyl Engine Code [B] Engine Code [B] LUV Turbo
138 bhp. @ 4900 rpm / Torque: 148 ft. lbs. @ 1850 rpm
16 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
1.4L - Inline 4-cyl (1364 cc) (Gasoline engine w/ Turbocharger)
Compression Ratio: 9.5:1

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (2014 Buick Encore with engine code [B]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO20 [1]
    All TEMPS  »  5W-30
    Below -29C  »  0W-30
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

    Transfer Case, AAM  »  SL037

    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  4. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear  »  SL146

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] This specification has been updated from Dexos 1
    (Dexos:2010) to Dexos1 Gen 2 (Dexos:2015)
    [2] Use DOT 4 Hydraulic Brake Fluid P/N 19299570.
    or equivalent.

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  7.3 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 6T40 Initial Fill  »  4 liters [2]
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    6 speed 6T40  »  8.5 liters
    Differential, Rear  »  0.4 liters
    Transfer Case, AAM  »  0.4 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Actual capacity is between 4.0-6.0 liters.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  10.3 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case AAM
    Fill Plug 30 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 30 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EA15K35) [1]
    Oil Filter WIX 57674 Oil Filter [2]

    Filter Comments
    [1] With oil filter housing marked Hengst.
    [2] w/ Housing and Cap marked Hengst Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATL Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTL OE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of parts that stores and delivers fuel for the engine, including the fuel cap, fuel tank, fuel lines and hoses, fuel pump, fuel filter and fuel injectors or carburetor.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.25
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's steering is the collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction. Suspension is the assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Parking brake cable guides
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricated guides used in routing the parking brake cable between the control handle/pedal and brakes.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Rotate/adjust air pressure
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.35
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.17
Parts Units:
4.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Seat belts
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The latching straps in a vehicle designed to minimize the risk of serious injury to the user in the event of an accident when used as suggested.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Windshield wipers & washer
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Motorized mechanical arms with rubber inserts used to wipe the windshield or back glass. A small pump and reservoir that can direct a jet of cleaning solution at the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Auto shift lock/starter safety switch
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that prevents the starter from functioning unless the shifter is in the park or neutral position, and prevents the shifter from being moved unless the brake pedal is depressed.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Body
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The outer panels that shroud the mechanical and electrical workings of a vehicle.
Distance:
22,500 miles (36,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Evaporative control system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: An emission control system that prevents raw fuel vapors from entering the atmosphere.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
75,000 miles (120,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge the spark plug(s).
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
8.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Automatic transmission filter(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A component in most automatic transmissions that is fitted over the fluid intake, usually in the pan, that prevents debris and other contaminants from circulating throughout the transmission's inner workings and potentially causing unnecessary wear or damage. Some transmissions use a reusable metal or nylon mesh-type screen in place of a disposable filter.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Transfer case fluid
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
AWD
Description: Lubricant used in the transfer case.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Service
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system that stores and circulates coolant throughout (water cooled) engines to prevent overheating. Some vehicles have air-cooled engines in which high-speed airflow is sufficient to keep the engine cool.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Clean
Item:
Radiator core & AC condenser
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The part of a vehicle's radiator and air conditioning systems made up of small-diameter tubes with a series of thin, heat-conducting fins in between.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.7
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2013-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5753B
NHTSA Item Number:
10073134

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073134 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5117
NHTSA Item Number:
10063205

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10063205 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5813A
NHTSA Item Number:
10073176

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073176 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1114
NHTSA Item Number:
10073503

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073503 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1117
NHTSA Item Number:
10073507

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073507 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0324-C
NHTSA Item Number:
10043647

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling., (B) Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc/chevrolet/buick: transmission pump needs inspecting due to engine cranking but fails to start, has no forward, no reverse, transmission leaks, hard shift and no cranking. ( nhtsa item number - 10043647 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1114A
NHTSA Item Number:
10073504

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073504 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1176
NHTSA Item Number:
10070186

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070186 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5927C
NHTSA Item Number:
10073372

Component Description: Brakes (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073372 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5962
NHTSA Item Number:
10073701

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073701 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-03-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5824A
NHTSA Item Number:
10073349

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073349 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1209
NHTSA Item Number:
10070935

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070935 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-1235
NHTSA Item Number:
10056237

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: due to loose ground terminal connections, in some vehicles and trucks experience, accessories malfunctions, dic messages, ipc warning indicators, ses light on. ( nhtsa item number - 10056237 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5197
NHTSA Item Number:
10070046

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070046 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1114B
NHTSA Item Number:
10070147

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070147 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1176A
NHTSA Item Number:
10070187

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070187 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-06-01
Bulletin Number:
14039A
NHTSA Item Number:
10067225

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10067225 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PI0928C
NHTSA Item Number:
10070121

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070121 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-10-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-1329
NHTSA Item Number:
10057006

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Buick/chevrolet: vehicle powers up, whether key in ignition or left in ignition, with cranking and/or cranking of the engine and makes warning chime inoperative. Model 2012-15 encore, cruze, sonic, trax. ( nhtsa item number - 10057006 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-1350
NHTSA Item Number:
10057066

Component Description: Steering:electric power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/buick: electronic power steering (eps) have new steering gears released and applied to new calibrations. Old calibrations of eps are combined old eps calibrations. Model 2013-14 encore, sonic, trax. ( nhtsa item number - 10057066 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5240
NHTSA Item Number:
10070536

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070536 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1350
NHTSA Item Number:
10072566

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10072566 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1350
NHTSA Item Number:
10074105

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10074105 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-1366
NHTSA Item Number:
10056605

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Buick/chevrolet: due to loss of wastegate preload, the malfunction indicator lamp is illuminated and diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0299 (engine underboost) is set and wear in waste actuator rod end to pin joint is normal. Model 2013-2015 ( nhtsa item number - 10056605 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PI0901B
NHTSA Item Number:
10070116

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070116 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1209A
NHTSA Item Number:
10070936

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10070936 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC6058
NHTSA Item Number:
10073914

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073914 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1297B
NHTSA Item Number:
10057275

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: 2013-2015 buick encore, cadillac elr, chevrolet cruze, sonic, trax, volt equipped with 1. 4l engine(rpo luv or luu). Concern of a chirp noise coming from the engine once vehicle has warmed up. ( nhtsa item number - 10057275 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-03-01
Bulletin Number:
14501
NHTSA Item Number:
10057964

Component Description: Parking brake.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors 2013-2014 buick encore: certain vehicles the equalizer may not be properly seated to the cable-end fitting, which necessitates a readjustment of tyhe park brake assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 10057964 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SC-14567
NHTSA Item Number:
10058683

Component Description: Seat belts:rear:buckle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/buick: tsb contains a notification of an owner's letter. Select document search button below. Due to seatbelt buckle head in contact with iso fixture, the rear seatbelt buckle cover will break or is broken and has fully separat ( nhtsa item number - 10058683 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-16-NA-109
NHTSA Item Number:
10078430

Component Description: Steering:electric power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: "this technical bulletin provides a procedure to inspect the steering gear for a normal condition of grease or sealant on exterior case of gear due to the manufacturing process. " ( nhtsa item number - 10078430 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-03-07-29-004K
NHTSA Item Number:
10078434

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provide information on the operating characteristics of a manual transmission. ( nhtsa item number - 10078434 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0281-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10078435

Component Description: Structure: frame and members:underbody shields.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary informational bulletin provides information that may be helpful when addressing underbody component corrosion with customers. ( nhtsa item number - 10078435 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0754-B
NHTSA Item Number:
10078472

Component Description: Visibility:glass, side/rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on a normal condition on tempered glass of spots showing on the rear and side windows when the vehicle is in the sunlight. ( nhtsa item number - 10078472 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-16-NA-117
NHTSA Item Number:
10078481

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on the purpose of magnetic drain plugs. ( nhtsa item number - 10078481 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-16-NA-119
NHTSA Item Number:
10078502

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: This warranty administration bulletin provides information on gm┐s policy on performing gm covered vehicle services and maintenance on vehicles originating/sold in canada. ( nhtsa item number - 10078502 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-07-06-01-016C
NHTSA Item Number:
10078504

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information internal engine noise or damage after oil filter replacement ( nhtsa item number - 10078504 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-06-08-47-001L
NHTSA Item Number:
10078506

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides warranty information on using the service programming system (sps) for programming control modules ( nhtsa item number - 10078506 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-03-06-03-004Q
NHTSA Item Number:
10078507

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: This warranty administration bulletin provide policy information on using the el-50313 midtronics gr8 battery tester/charger for diagnosing battery replacements and maintaining batteries on new vehicles in dealer inventory. ( nhtsa item number - 10078507 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-15-06-03-001B
NHTSA Item Number:
10078520

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information that may be useful on diagnosing batteries that have set for a long period of time and/or set in cold weather climates and testing those batteries. ( nhtsa item number - 10078520 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-10-08-46-001C
NHTSA Item Number:
10078522

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to contact onstar for hard mute request to correct a customer concern when the radio is on, it does not mute enough when the onstar« turn-by-turn navigation directions are announced due to custo ( nhtsa item number - 10078522 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5260-A
NHTSA Item Number:
10078604

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician the steps on diagnosing the concern. Vehicle's sunroof operation intermittent, bind, noise, auto-reverse, and/or water leaks. ( nhtsa item number - 10078604 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-4935-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10078735

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provides information to help the dealership technicians perform a parasitic drain test for the onstar module. When performing battery parasitic drain test, there may be some confusion as to what th ( nhtsa item number - 10078735 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-6198
NHTSA Item Number:
10078743

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair the concern of a dead battery after leaving the vehicle during a bluetooth call. ( nhtsa item number - 10078743 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5374-D
NHTSA Item Number:
10078745

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician on the steps to diagnose and repair the concern of receiving frequent "off route" messages while following turn by turn (tbt) route navigation. The technician is provided in ( nhtsa item number - 10078745 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC6198
NHTSA Item Number:
10083073

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083073 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC4707E
NHTSA Item Number:
10083482

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083482 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC4935E
NHTSA Item Number:
10083484

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083484 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5088F
NHTSA Item Number:
10083509

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083509 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5260A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083512

Component Description: Visibility.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083512 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5374D
NHTSA Item Number:
10083513

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083513 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC6193A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083587

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083587 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5168E
NHTSA Item Number:
10083781

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083781 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5189B
NHTSA Item Number:
10083782

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083782 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5389A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083884

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083884 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-02-07-30-029Z
NHTSA Item Number:
10078571

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provide information on the product quality center (pqc) assembly replacement process. ( nhtsa item number - 10078571 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-6086-A
NHTSA Item Number:
10078860

Component Description: Visibility:windshield.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provides the technician with steps to resolve the issue of an oily substance that may be found on the inside windshield surface, and appears to be leaking from the rear view mirror area. Technicia ( nhtsa item number - 10078860 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP-3140-G
NHTSA Item Number:
10078874

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician that a noise or a vibration in the vehicle that seems to be abnormal may not have been there when the vehicle was purchased. Technician should look for non - general motors a ( nhtsa item number - 10078874 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5927-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10078912

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician that vehicles may have rear brake noise that occurs at first brake apply when backing up but can also occur in drive. General motors is aware of the concern and is working on ( nhtsa item number - 10078912 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-6205
NHTSA Item Number:
10078916

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician to replace the radio if the phone icon is pressed and it will highlight, or highlight and spin, but the radio will not change from that screen. ( nhtsa item number - 10078916 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
16-NA-142
NHTSA Item Number:
10081280

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information o ( nhtsa item number - 10081280 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-05-01
Bulletin Number:
11-08-49-001Q
NHTSA Item Number:
10081365

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information o ( nhtsa item number - 10081365 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC4788G
NHTSA Item Number:
10080860

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10080860 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5094A
NHTSA Item Number:
10081022

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10081022 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
15-NA-015
NHTSA Item Number:
10081360

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist:power steering fluid.

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to cl ( nhtsa item number - 10081360 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
16-NA-176
NHTSA Item Number:
10081966

Component Description: Equipment:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provide information on ( nhtsa item number - 10081966 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA119
NHTSA Item Number:
10082363

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: This warranty administration bulletin provide poli ( nhtsa item number - 10082363 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA241
NHTSA Item Number:
10082412

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to ch ( nhtsa item number - 10082412 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA249
NHTSA Item Number:
10082447

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin explains a possible no ( nhtsa item number - 10082447 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000601012F
NHTSA Item Number:
10082814

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information t ( nhtsa item number - 10082814 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000601026I
NHTSA Item Number:
10082820

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletins provides information ( nhtsa item number - 10082820 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
030603004R
NHTSA Item Number:
10082822

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information o ( nhtsa item number - 10082822 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
030604017I
NHTSA Item Number:
10082823

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:diesel.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin explains the use of di ( nhtsa item number - 10082823 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
070898001B
NHTSA Item Number:
10082860

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information o ( nhtsa item number - 10082860 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
110849001S
NHTSA Item Number:
10082861

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to re ( nhtsa item number - 10082861 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
140089004B
NHTSA Item Number:
10082863

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information f ( nhtsa item number - 10082863 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PI0388F
NHTSA Item Number:
10082865

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary informational bulletin provides a ( nhtsa item number - 10082865 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1394A
NHTSA Item Number:
10082869

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides additional in ( nhtsa item number - 10082869 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5824B
NHTSA Item Number:
10083063

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083063 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP4786C
NHTSA Item Number:
10083080

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083080 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5074J
NHTSA Item Number:
10083241

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083241 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC6198A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083776

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083776 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-10-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA113
NHTSA Item Number:
10082345

Component Description: Visibility/wiper (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to re ( nhtsa item number - 10082345 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET
Model(s):
CRUZE, ENCORE, SONIC, VERANO
Year(s):
2012, 2013, 2014
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
14V417000
Recall Date:
July 2nd, 2014
Units Affected:
2,990

Affected Component: Equipment:electrical.

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 buick encore all-wheel-drive vehicles manufactured august 23, 2012, to september 9, 2013; verano vehicles manufactured august 8, 2012, to june 20, 2013; chevrolet cruze vehicles manufactured august 7, 2012, to august 16, 2013, and 2012-2014 chevrolet sonic vehicles manufactured may 10, 2011, to august 16, 2012 equipped with a calix oil pan/block heater. In cold temperatures, the insulation on the engine block heater cord can become damaged, allowing the wires to be exposed. .

Conequence: Exposed wires increase the risk of electrical shock and personal injury if the cord is handled while it is plugged in. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine oil pan/block heater cord with a new cord that is rated for temperatures of minus 40 degree celsius. The recall began in august 2014. Owners may contact buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300 or chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. Gm's number for this recall is 14257. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
2
Make(s):
BUICK, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GMC
Model(s):
ATS, CAPRICE, CTS, ELR, ENCORE, SIERRA, SILVERADO, SS
Year(s):
2013, 2014, 2015
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
14V446000
Recall Date:
July 23rd, 2014
Units Affected:
124,007

Affected Component: Seats.

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 buick encore and cadillac ats; 2014 cadillac cts, elr, chevrolet caprice and ss vehicles; and 2014-2015 chevrolet silverado and gmc sierra trucks. Due to an incomplete weld on the seat hook bracket assembly, the front seats in the affected vehicles may not stay secured in place during a high load condition such as a crash. .

Conequence: A seat that does not stay secured increases the risk of occupant injury in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the seat hook bracket assembly weld and replace the lower seat track, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on august 15, 2014. Owners may contact gm customer service at 1-800-521-7300 (buick), 1-800-458-8006 (cadillac), 1-800-222-1020 (chevrolet), and 1-800-462-8782 (gmc). Gm's number for this recall is 14340. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
3
Make(s):
BUICK, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GMC
Model(s):
CAPRICE POLICE PURSUIT, CORVETTE, ENCORE, ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, LACROSSE, SIERRA 1500, SIERRA 2500, SIERRA 3500, SILVERADO 1500, SILVERADO 2500, SILVERADO 3500, SPARK EV, SS, SUBURBAN, TAHOE, TRAX, YUKON, YUKON XL
Year(s):
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V651000
Recall Date:
September 8th, 2016
Units Affected:
3,640,162

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal | air bags:frontal:sensor/control module | seat belts:pretensioner.

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2015-2017 chevrolet silverado 2500 hd, 3500 hd, tahoe, suburban, gmc sierra 2500 hd and 3500 hd, gmc yukon, gmc yukon xl, cadillac escalade and cadillac escalade esv vehicles and 2014-2017 chevrolet corvette, silverado 1500, trax, caprice police pursuit vehicle, gmc sierra 1500, buick encore, and 2014-2016 buick lacrosse, chevrolet spark ev and ss vehicles. In the affected vehicles, certain driving conditions may cause the air bag sensing and diagnostic module (sdm) software to activate a diagnostic test. During this test, deployment of the frontal air bags and the seat belt pretensioners would not occur in the event of a crash. .

Conequence: A failure of the front air bags or seat belt pretensioners to deploy in the event of a crash necessitating deployment increases the risk of injury to the driver and front passenger. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will reflash the sdm software. Vehicles that have had a previous air bag deployment will have the sdm replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on october 13, 2016. Owners may contact buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300, cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006, chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, or gmc customer service at 1-800-462-8782. Gm's number for this recall is 16007. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
4
Make(s):
BUICK, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GMC
Model(s):
CAPRICE POLICE PURSUIT, CORVETTE, ENCORE, ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, LACROSSE, SIERRA 1500, SIERRA 2500, SIERRA 3500, SILVERADO 1500, SILVERADO 2500, SILVERADO 3500, SPARK EV, SS, SUBURBAN, TAHOE, TRAX, YUKON, YUKON XL
Year(s):
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
17V437000
Recall Date:
July 10th, 2017
Units Affected:
40,683

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal | air bags:frontal:sensor/control module | seat belts:pretensioner.

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014-2016 buick lacrosse and chevrolet spark ev, caprice ppv and ss vehicles, 2014-2017 buick encore and chevrolet corvette, silverado 1500 and gmc sierra 1500 vehicles, 2015-2016 cadillac escalade and escalade esv, chevrolet tahoe, trax, suburban and silverado 2500 and 3500 and gmc yukon and yukon xl vehicles, and 2015-2017 gmc sierra hd 2500 and 3500 vehicles. While being previously remedied for recall 16v-651, the affected vehicles may not have received the complete software update necessary to remedy the recall condition. Without the update, certain driving conditions may cause the air bag sensing and diagnostic module (sdm) software to activate a diagnostic test. During this test, deployment of the frontal air bags and the seat belt pretensioners would not occur in the event of a crash. .

Conequence: A failure of the front air bags or seat belt pretensioners to deploy in the event of a crash necessitating deployment increases the risk of injury to the driver and front passenger. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will reflash the sdm software. Vehicles that have had a previous air bag deployment will have the sdm replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on august 4, 2017. Owners may contact buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300, cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006, chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, or gmc customer service at 1-800-462-8782. Gm's number for this recall is 17287. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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