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GM Recalls Cruze, Equinox, Volt, Impala and Bolt for brake issue

From NHTSA and GM:

GM Recall #: N182167900 NHTSA # AWAITING# Date Issued: Aug 30, 2018 Recall Title:

Trapped Hydrogen Gas Rear Brakes

Recall Description:

General Motors has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain 2018–2019 model year GMC Terrain vehicles; 2018 model year Chevrolet Malibu vehicles; 2018–2019 model year Chevrolet Cruze, Equinox, Volt, Impala, and Bolt vehicles; 2018–2019 model year Buick Lacrosse and Regal vehicles; and 2018–2019 model year Cadillac XTS vehicles. In a small number of these vehicles, the rear-brake caliper pistons may contain trapped hydrogen gas that could be released into the vehicle’s brake system.

Safety Risk Description:

If gas is present in the brake system, rear-brake performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

Repair Description:

Dealers will “bleed” the brake system to remove any gas from the rear brake system free of charge.

Common Chevrolet Cruze and Impala issues

Several owners of 2011-2014 Chevrolet Cruze vehicles are complaining that their vehicles have various issues, including water pump failure, overheating, transmission issues, engine issues, PCV replacement, loss of throttle, oil leaks, illumination of the check engine light and turbo problems.  I've written about the Chevrolet Cruze problems here as well.  

Additionally, owners of 2008-2014 Chevrolet Impala vehicles are complaining that their vehicles have various problems, including engine failure, the vehicle not starting, grinding from the transmission or engine, and severe vibrations.  

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