GMC ACADIA 2017: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

Make : GMC Model : ACADIA Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-04-19 - 2016-04-22
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V802000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-12-12 Date Received by ODI: 2016-11-04 Date Added to Database: 2016-11-04
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 16096
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1844
Summary:
      General Motors LLC "GM" is recalling certain model year 2017 Cadillac XT5 vehicles manufactured April 16, 2016, to May 9, 2016, and 2017 GMC Acadia vehicles manufactured April 19, 2016, to April 22, 2016. The front brake calipers may have a torn or misaligned caliper piston seal which may allow brake fluid to leak.
Consequence:
      If there is a brake fluid leak, braking performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front brake calipers, replacing the brake caliper assemblies, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 12, 2016. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-458-8006 "Cadillac", or 1-800-462-8782 "GMC". GM's number for this recall is 16096.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.