CHEVROLET AVEO 2006: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
|Make : CHEVROLET||Model : AVEO||Year : 2006|
|Build Dates : 2003-09-27 - 2004-03-25|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V261000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2015-02-06||Date Received by ODI: 2014-05-19||Date Added to Database: 2014-05-19|
|Manufacturers Involved: General Motors, LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 14093, 14236|
|Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 218000|
General Motors is recalling certain model year 2004-2008 Chevrolet Aveo vehicles equipped with daytime running lights "DRL". In the affected vehicles, there may be heat generated within the DRL module located in the center console in the instrument panel, which could melt the DRL module.
If the DRL module melts due to the heat generation, it could cause a vehicle fire.
GM will notify owners, and dealers will install a revised DRL module, inspect the wiring connector for heat damage, and clean the DRL circuit grounds. Owners were sent interim notices on August 14, 2014. The recall began on February 6, 2015. Owners may contact General Motors customer service at 1-800-222-1020 "Chevrolet". General Motors recall number for this campaign is 14236.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.