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2012 Chevrolet Avalanche
5.3L 8-cyl Engine Code [0] 8-cyl Engine Code [0] LMG Flex-fuel
320 bhp. @ 5400 rpm / Torque: 335 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
16 Valves Overhead Valve Variable Valve Timing
5.3L - V 8-cyl (5328 cc) Code: LMG (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 9.9:1

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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 (2012 Chevrolet Trucks Avalanche with engine code [0]) 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
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

  4. Front Differential

    Differential, Front S4WD  »  SL136

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)

    Differential, Front F4WD  »  SL136

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)

    Differential, Front 9.25 RG  »  SL136

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
  5. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear 9.5 RG  »  SL136

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)

    Differential, Rear 8.6 RG  »  SL136

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
  6. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS004

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  7. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

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

    [1] If using E85 or M85 fuel, use AMSOIL oil of the appropriate
    viscosity for the OEM recommended drain interval. If E85
    or M85 fuel is not used, use AMSOIL oil of the appropriate
    viscosity and the extended drain interval recommended
    for that oil.
    [2] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19299818.

  9. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  5.7 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  15.9 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 6L80 Initial Fill  »  5.7 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    6 speed LD 6L80  »  11.5 liters
    6 speed HD 6L80  »  11.7 liters
    Differential, S4WD Front  »  1.4 liters
    Differential, 9.25 RingGear Front  »  1.7 liters
    Differential, 8.6 RingGear Rear  »  2 liters
    Differential, 9.5 RingGear Rear  »  2.6 liters
    Differential, F4WD Front  »  1.4 liters
    Transfer Case, BW4485-NR3  »  1.4 liters [2]
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Identification: check tag on case.
  10. Chassis Lubrication

  11. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  18 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case BW4485-NR3
    Fill Plug 18 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 18 ft/lbs

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

    Oil Filter Absolute Efficiency Oil Filter (EA15K50)  
    Oil Filter WIX 57060 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 42488 Air Filter [1]
    Air Filter WIX 42487 Air Filter [2]

    Filter Comments
    [1] Heavy Duty; Standard Version
    [2] Light Duty
  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...
PSF Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
GLC Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 (GLC)

AMSOIL Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease is qualified against the highest grease standards and designed for multiple-use applications. Composed of premium-quality synthetic base oils and calcium sulfonate complex thickeners, Multi-Purpose Grease provide...
GWR Synthetic Water Resistant Grease NLGI#2 (GWR)

Superior Lubrication and Protection in Automotive and Industrial Applications With Extensive Exposure to Water Package sizes include: 3-oz. Cartridges (not sold individually, comes in a pack of 3) 3-oz. Cartridges (case of 10) 14-oz. Cartri...
GRG DOMINATOR Synthetic Racing Grease (GRG)

Exceptional High-Speed/High-Temperature Performance. AMSOIL DOMINATOR® Synthetic Racing Grease is engineered to protect high-performance bearings and chassis components in racing applications operated on snow, dirt, water or track. Package siz...
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...
amsoil oil filter AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters

AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters feature synthetic nanofiber technology for maximum efficiency. Guaranteed for up to 15,000 miles or up to 25,000 miles, depending on application, when used with AMSOIL synthetic motor oil.
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.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The liquid used for lubricating gears inside the differential.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
CV joints
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Constant velocity joints, which are located on either end of the drive axles and transmit engine power while enabling full steering and suspension movement. Black accordion boots cover and protect these joints and hold lubricant.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
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:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Check fluid level
Item:
Windshield washer
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A small pump and reservoir that can direct a jet of cleaning solution at the windshield or back glass.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 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:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
6
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:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.24
Parts Units:
6
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:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Lubricate
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.2
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:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Seat belts
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.1
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:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
6
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:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
20,000 miles (32,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The liquid in a transmission that allows it to function and serves as a cooling and lubrication medium.
Distance:
25,000 miles (40,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel & fuel vapor lines
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Flexible tubing in the fuel delivery and evaporative emissions systems.
Distance:
25,000 miles (40,000 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:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 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:
50,000 miles (80,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Transfer case
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
RWD
Description: An auxiliary gearbox that divides engine power equally between the front and rear axles.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Purge valve
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In an evaporative emissions control system, the valve that allows the venting of fuel vapors from the charcoal canister to a vehicle's intake and prevents the canister from becoming saturated and nonfunctional.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
PCV valve
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, an emissions related device that allows venting of combustion gases from the crankcase to the intake system rather than the atmosphere.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 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:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
1
Parts Units:
8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 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:
150,000 miles (240,000 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:
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:
4.2
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:
2012-01-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0658
NHTSA Item Number:
10043599

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/buick/gmc/cadillac: fuel gauge has an incorrect reading after filling or fuel level slow to register or display after vehicle has started. ( nhtsa item number - 10043599 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0671
NHTSA Item Number:
10043629

Component Description: (A) Steering:hydraulic power assist:power steering fluid., (B) Steering:hydraulic power assist:pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: reservoir for power steering fluid is heat damaged and leaking. May caused problems with power steering pump. ( nhtsa item number - 10043629 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-12019
NHTSA Item Number:
10043904

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Service update for inventory and customer vehicles. Radio display may be inoperative or flicker - expires with base warranty. ( nhtsa item number - 10043904 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
08-04-19-004
NHTSA Item Number:
10026624

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:hose.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc: correct front axle vent hose routing. The front axle vent hose is mounted in the left side of the engine compartment, and may not be correctly routed. ( nhtsa item number - 10026624 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
08-07-30-021G
NHTSA Item Number:
10043829

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: loss of high speed gmlan communications, intermittent no crank, ip gage fluctuation, intermittent door look cycling, intermittent chime operation, various ip warning lamps illuminated, transmission may not shift, communication dtcs u007 ( nhtsa item number - 10043829 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
11-09-41-002C
NHTSA Item Number:
10043849

Component Description: Air bags:frontal:sensor/control module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: air bag warning lamp illuminated, repeat history dtc b0083 0f- b0088 0f on vehicles operated in amarillo texas area. An updated software calibration has been released to address this condition. Also included in models years 2010-2012 mo ( nhtsa item number - 10043849 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
PI0639A
NHTSA Item Number:
10043887

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: the service stabilitrak message being displayed in dic. The stabilitrak indicator light may also be on. ( nhtsa item number - 10043887 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-03-01
Bulletin Number:
PI0522B
NHTSA Item Number:
10044233

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: tick or rattle noise from front of dash, transmission filler tube cracked or broken (inspect filler tube, replace tube as necessary). ( nhtsa item number - 10044233 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-04-01
Bulletin Number:
12-02-32-001
NHTSA Item Number:
10043850

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist:hose, piping, and connections.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc: hydraulic power steering leak at hose connection to steering rack. All potential leaks should be completely cleaned and indentified before attempting to repair or replace any power steering components. ( nhtsa item number - 10043850 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5074F
NHTSA Item Number:
10044242

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: j-35616-64b terminal test probe and replacement terminal. Also included models verano, regal, lacrosse, cts, srx, volt, sonic, malibu, impala, equinox, cruze, avalanche, tahoe suburban, silverado, sierra, yukon, and terrain for model ( nhtsa item number - 10044242 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-07-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0773
NHTSA Item Number:
10055803

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cadillac/chevrolet/gmc/hummer/pontiac: there is slipping or have no fourth, fifth or sixth gear and malfunction indicator lamp (mil) would be on, with diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0796 found as active. ( nhtsa item number - 10055803 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5122C
NHTSA Item Number:
10044879

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting:brake lights., (B) Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: service stability message low power brake light and cruise control operation- dtc c0161 and/or c0277. New for the 2012 models is a dual brake pedal position (bpp) sensor (two sensors in one). The dual bpp replaces the old st ( nhtsa item number - 10044879 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-12188
NHTSA Item Number:
10045899

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/gmc: starter motor, on certain suvs, may wear thru, after contact, wiring insulation, which causes circuit condition to short out. Starter motor becomes inoperative. Models 2013 chevrolet avalanche, silverado and gmc sierra. ( nhtsa item number - 10045899 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PIE-0222
NHTSA Item Number:
10045940

Component Description: Equipment:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc/cadillac/chevrolet: no air is flowing through hvac vents because of an inoperative blower motor. The situation is intermittent. Models 2011-12 cadillac-escalade, escalade esv & ext; gmc-sierra, yukon & xl, yukon denali & xl denali; ( nhtsa item number - 10045940 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PIE-0229
NHTSA Item Number:
10047379

Component Description: Equipment:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc/cadillac/chevrolet: hvac system, when turned on, is very noisy and there is a lack of airflow, through vents, due to blower motor failing to work properly. Models 2012-2013 escalade, esv, ext; avalanche, silverado, suburban, tahoe; s ( nhtsa item number - 10047379 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5181
NHTSA Item Number:
10047419

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:pedals and linkages.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/gmc/cadillac: brake pedal position (bpp) sensor has related issues after normal diagnostics, regarding connector x205, terminal concern, cruise/brake light or service stability message or reduced engine power. Models 2012-2013 ( nhtsa item number - 10047419 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5179
NHTSA Item Number:
10047459

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cadillac/gmc/chevrolet: information on cruise control being inoperative due to bpp circuit signal and/or tcc/cruise brake pedal parameters, when brake pedal is released but shows applied. Models 2007-2013 all escalades, avalanche, silver ( nhtsa item number - 10047459 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-09-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5120-A
NHTSA Item Number:
10047479

Component Description: (A) Electronic stability control., (B) Suspension:automatic stability control (asc)., (C) Traction control system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc/chevrolet/cadillac: instrument panel messages regarding stabilitrak message, traction control message, service brake system message, is off and gauges, in various modules low speed settings, are inoperative. Models 2007-13 all escala ( nhtsa item number - 10047479 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-10-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5184
NHTSA Item Number:
10047839

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cadillac/chevrolet/gmc: will have inoperative cruise control; inoperative or unwanted activation of radio controls; backlighting flashes, flickers or inoperative due to possible short to ground on steering wheel coil connector x2. Models ( nhtsa item number - 10047839 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-10-01
Bulletin Number:
PIE-0225-B
NHTSA Item Number:
10047919

Component Description: Power train:transfer case (4-wheel drive).

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/gmc: the 4wd fails to engage when service 4wd indicator illuminates and transfer case control module (tccm) reports possible c0379 set. Models 2012-2013 avalanche, silverado, suburban, tahoe, sierra, yukon, yukon xl. ( nhtsa item number - 10047919 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-03-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-5206
NHTSA Item Number:
10052066

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

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: owners may complain about unwanted braking, or reduced engine power. There may also be some up and down shifts with the transmission. ( nhtsa item number - 10052066 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB12-08-132-001A
NHTSA Item Number:
10052297

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system:fuses and circuit breakers.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: on some trucks and passenger vehicles, accessory power outlets (apo) and trailer lighting are common accessed electrical systems that are affected by devices that are plugged in and become inoperative due to an open fuse an ( nhtsa item number - 10052297 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0488
NHTSA Item Number:
10039489

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: the transmission is slipping or has no forward/reverse movement. ( nhtsa item number - 10039489 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP-4158F
NHTSA Item Number:
10052311

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: low engine oil pressure, no oil pressure, and/or engine noise. This could be the result of a sticking oil pump pressure relief valve. ( nhtsa item number - 10052311 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0011A
NHTSA Item Number:
10038344

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10038344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-4954-C
NHTSA Item Number:
10052488

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10052488 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-07-02-32-002N
NHTSA Item Number:
10053864

Component Description: (A) Steering:hydraulic power assist system., (B) Steering:hydraulic power assist:power steering fluid.

Service Bulletin Summary: Buick/cadillac/chevrolet/gmc/pontiac/ saturn: there is fluid leaking from power steering system, along a fluid leak in front of vehicle underneath and should be inspected, cleaned and identified before repairing or replacing. Model 2010- ( nhtsa item number - 10053864 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-10-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-4816A
NHTSA Item Number:
10032396

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Chevrolet/gmc/cadillac: multiple electrical concerns with dtc c0900 - keywords battery c/k cable clock crank cycle door dimming flicker gage gauge gmc hvac inop inoperative instrument intermittent ipc lock no panel power radio stall start ( nhtsa item number - 10032396 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0018-B
NHTSA Item Number:
10054243

Component Description: (A) Structure:body:door., (B) Visibility:glass, side/rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: the windows, front and rear, would bind, poor fit, misalignment, makes rattle or squeaking noises, moves slowly and is inoperative. Model 2008-2014 vehicles and trucks. ( nhtsa item number - 10054243 ).

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:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP-5276-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10059078

Component Description: (A) Digital instrument panel., (B) Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Cadillac/chevrolet/gmc: on some vehicles and/or trucks, instrument cluster will illuminate, after an oil change, indicating low oil pressure and/or ses lamp will illuminate. Model 2007-13 canyon, sierra, savana, yukon, cts-v, escalade, av ( nhtsa item number - 10059078 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GMC
Model(s):
AVALANCHE, ESCALADE, ESCALADE ESV, ESCALADE EXT, SIERRA, SILVERADO, SUBURBAN, TAHOE, YUKON, YUKON XL
Year(s):
2011, 2012
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
14V827000
Recall Date:
December 30th, 2014
Units Affected:
84,192

Affected Component: Electrical system:ignition.

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 cadillac escalade, escalade esv, escalade ext, chevrolet avalanche, silverado hd, silverado ld, suburban, tahoe, gmc sierra ld, sierra hd, yukon, and yukon xl vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the ignition lock actuator may bind, making turning the key difficult or causing the ignition to get stuck in the "start" position. .

Conequence: If stuck in the "start" position, the ignition may suddenly snap back into the "accessory" position, causing a loss of engine, steering, and braking power, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. If the vehicle is in a crash, the air bags may not deploy, increasing the risk of occupant injury. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the ignition lock housing, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on february 12, 2015. Owners may contact gm customer service at 1-800-458-8006 (cadillac), 1-800-222-1020 (chevrolet), or 1-800-462-8782 (gmc). Gm's number for this recall is 14696 for the original equipment, and 14912 for the service replacement parts. .

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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