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2015 Chevrolet Sonic
1.8L 4-cyl Engine Code [G] Engine Code [G] LWE
138 bhp. @ 6300 rpm / Torque: 125 ft. lbs. @ 3800 rpm
16 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
1.8L - Inline 4-cyl (1796 cc) Code: LWE (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 10.5:1

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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 (2015 Chevrolet Sonic with engine code [G]) 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. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, M26  »  GLS36

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  5. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    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] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
    P/N 19299818 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.5 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  6 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 6T30 Initial Fill  »  4.5 liters [2]
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    6 speed 6T30  »  7.6 liters
    Manual Transmission, M26  »  1.6 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Actual capacity is between 4.5-5.5 liters.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  10.3 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission M26
    Fill Plug 29 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 29 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] 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...
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:
Accelerator pedal linkage
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The linkage between the accelerator pedal and a vehicle's throttle body or carburetor.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Sunroof
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A retractable glass, metal or fabric hatch in a vehicle's roof. The glass hatch is often referred to as a moon roof.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.19
Parts Units:
4.8
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:
Check fluid level
Item:
Windshield washer
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
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:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Check for leaks
Item:
Engine
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.25
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A machine that burns fuel and converts the resulting heat into mechanical energy.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Fuel system
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Seat belts
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
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:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
12
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
Item:
Windshield wipers
Interval in Month(s):
12
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.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect & lubricate
Item:
Parking brake cable guides
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Lubricate
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:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Rotate/adjust air pressure
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
Inspect
Item:
Auto shift lock/starter safety switch
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.05
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:
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:
22,500 miles (36,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
24
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:
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):
48
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
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:
0.5
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:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Idler pulley
Interval in Month(s):
156
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A guide or tightening pulley for a belt or chain.
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
156
Labor Units:
4.6
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
97,500 miles (156,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt tensioner
Interval in Month(s):
156
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A spring-loaded idler wheel that automatically keeps the timing belt under enough tension to prevent the timing belt from allowing the camshaft(s) it controls to go out of sync.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
120
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:
Flush/replace
Item:
Clutch fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.6
Parts Units:
2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The liquid used in a hydraulic clutch system that helps disengage the clutch from the flywheel.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1.1
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:
2014-07-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1284
NHTSA Item Number:
10072510

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10072510 ).

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:
PB-14395
NHTSA Item Number:
10057076

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: Buick/cadillac/ gmc/ chevrolet: see document search button for owner letter. A battery is dead due onstar module, if vehicle fails to start after 4 days and onstar system is not active. ( nhtsa item number - 10057076 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC6046
NHTSA Item Number:
10073901

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10073901 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-11-01
Bulletin Number:
G-204563
NHTSA Item Number:
10081066

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

Service Bulletin Summary: 14395 - customer satisfaction. On some vehicles, ( nhtsa item number - 10081066 ).

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:
14733
NHTSA Item Number:
10057654

Component Description: Parking brake:conventional:mechanical:linkage and cable.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: tsb contains owner notification letter. Select document search button below. 2013-2015 chevrolet sonic or sonic dusk equipped with four wheel disk brakes may be missing a park brake cable retainer clip. ( nhtsa item number - 10057654 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-03-01
Bulletin Number:
14733
NHTSA Item Number:
10057970

Component Description: Parking brake:conventional:mechanical:linkage and cable.

Service Bulletin Summary: This tsb contains an owner notification letter. Select document search button below. General motors 2013-2015 chevrolet sonic rs or sonic dusk equipped with four wheel disc brakes may have a condition in which the park brake cable reta ( nhtsa item number - 10057970 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-07-01
Bulletin Number:
PB-15086
NHTSA Item Number:
10058755

Component Description: (A) Equipment., (B) Equipment adaptive.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: tsb contains an owner's notification letter. Select document search button below. On certain trucks and vehicles, the onstar system is inoperative due to embedded phone flash memory chip and vehicle communication interfac ( nhtsa item number - 10058755 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-00-06-01-026G
NHTSA Item Number:
10059095

Component Description: (A) Engine (pws)., (B) Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:manifold/header/muffler/tail pipe.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: in some vehicles and trucks, when transferring intake manifold to replace an engine long service block, due to internal damage, extreme caution must be taken for component debris via broken, bent or missing intake valves. ( nhtsa item number - 10059095 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-10-01
Bulletin Number:
PIE0347
NHTSA Item Number:
10075396

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10075396 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-16-NA-107
NHTSA Item Number:
10078420

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to reprogram the radio to correct a customer concern of radio inoperative, blue screen, am clipping noise, hd on/off status not retained in stations, time lag on transitions, no audio with intern ( nhtsa item number - 10078420 ).

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-6096-B
NHTSA Item Number:
10078586

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communicates the steps on diagnosing the concern of the vehicle's clock will not hold the correct time. Information regarding revised radio calibrations are provided. ( nhtsa item number - 10078586 ).

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:
PIC6096B
NHTSA Item Number:
10083521

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communicates the step ( nhtsa item number - 10083521 ).

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-16NA-131
NHTSA Item Number:
10078569

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information on vehicles designed to operate on gaseous fuels. ( nhtsa item number - 10078569 ).

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:
SB-16-NA-138
NHTSA Item Number:
10078583

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

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information to advise the customers that have enrolled their vehicle into the onstar advanced diagnostics & real time diagnostic alerts they may receive alerts from their vehicle when it is being service ( nhtsa item number - 10078583 ).

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:
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:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA028
NHTSA Item Number:
10082276

Component Description: Equipment:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin adds a mexico built vin de ( nhtsa item number - 10082276 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA118
NHTSA Item Number:
10082360

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to co ( nhtsa item number - 10082360 ).

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:
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:
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):
CHEVROLET
Model(s):
SONIC, SPARK
Year(s):
2014, 2015
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
15V416000
Recall Date:
June 30th, 2015
Units Affected:
45,785

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

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 chevrolet spark vehicles manufactured april 30, 2014, to may 20, 2015, and 2015 chevrolet sonic vehicles manufactured june 18, 2014, to june 10, 2015. In the affected vehicles, equipped with the base radio and onstar, the radio may lock up due to a software issue, causing the display to go blank and all audio functions to cease. Because of this, there may be no warning chimes such as the reminder to buckle the seat belt and the key being left in ignition when the driver goes to exit the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) no. 208 "occupant crash protection", and 114 "theft protection. ".

Conequence: Without audible indicators, the driver may leave the key in the ignition, increasing the risk of theft. If a driver or front passenger does not buckle their seat belt, there would be no chime to remind them to fasten their seat belts. If a driver or passenger does not buckle their seat belt there is an increased risk that they will be injured in a crash. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will update the radio software, free of charge. The recall began on august 11, 2015. Owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. Gm's number for this recall is 15504. .

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):
CHEVROLET
Model(s):
SONIC, SPARK, TRAX
Year(s):
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V257000
Recall Date:
April 28th, 2016
Units Affected:
317,572

Affected Component: Electrical system: software | equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 chevrolet sonic and trax vehicles and 2013-2015 chevrolet spark vehicles equipped with a bring your own media radio. The affected radios may fail to provide an audible warning chime when the driver, after turning off the ignition and leaving the key in the cylinder, waits 10 minutes or longer to open the door. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 114 "theft protection. ".

Conequence: Without audible indicators, the driver may leave the key in the ignition, increasing the risk of theft. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will update the radio software, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. Gm's number for this recall is 17130. .

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):
CHEVROLET
Model(s):
SONIC, SPARK, TRAX
Year(s):
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V422000
Recall Date:
June 10th, 2016
Units Affected:
18,780

Affected Component: Electrical system: software | equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 chevrolet sonic and trax, and 2013-2015 spark vehicles equipped with a bring your own media radio. The affected radios may fail to provide an audible warning chime when the driver fails to fasten their seatbelt or if the driver leaves the key in the ignition. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) numbers 208 "occupant crash protection" and 114 "theft protection. ".

Conequence: Without audible indicators, the driver may not fasten their seatbelt, increasing the risk of injury during a crash. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will update the radio software, free of charge. The recall began on july 22, 2016. Owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. Gm's number for this recall is 45340. .

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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