2014 GMC SIERRA Electrical System: Software Recall

2014 GMC SIERRA Electrical System: Software Recall

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2014 GMC SIERRA Electrical System: Software Recall
 NHTSA Recall #100868
NHTSA Compaign #13E073000
MFG Compaign #13442
 ManufacturerGeneral Motors LLC
 SupplierGMC
 BrandGMC
 ModelSIERRA
 Model Year2014
 ComponentELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
 Date of notification27/01/14
 Begin date of manufacuring21/07/18
 End date of manufacturing21/07/18
Type of recallE
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received20/12/13
 Report created31/12/13
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number102
Estimated number of affected units18
 Defect summaryGeneral motors llc (gm) is recalling certain software intended for 2015 vehicles that was installed by service centers into model year 2014 chevrolet silverados and gmc sierras equipped with allison a1000 transmissions. The incorrect software may cause the transmission indicator not to display that gear position "1" has been selected. As such, this vehicle does not conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 102, "transmission shift lever sequence, starter interlock, and transmission braking effect."
 Consequence summaryThe transmission position indicator may not show that the transmission is in first gear (1) and not drive (d). If the drivers pulls into traffic, the vehicle's speed would be limited, resulting in an increased risk of a crash.
 Corrective actionGm will notify owners, and dealers will upload the correct transmission software, free of charge. The recall began on january 27, 2014. Owners may contact chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020 and gmc at 1-800-462-8782. General motors' number for this recall is 13442.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).
  • What is Recall? A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure? Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect? Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.

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