2015 Buick Encore Recalls

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Campaign Number: 

15V162000

Report Date: 

March 20, 2015

Components: 

STEERING

Vehicles Affected: 

2

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2015 Buick Encore vehicles manufactured November 27, 2014, to February 24, 2015, and 2015 Chevrolet Trax vehicles manufactured November 18, 2014, to February 17, 2015. The steering column assembly housing may contact the power steering printed circuit board causing the circuit board to wear.

Consequence Summary: 

The circuit board wear may cause a sudden loss of electric power steering assist, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and will send owners a corrected label, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300, and Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 15166.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

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