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2011 Chevrolet Colorado Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 5 official 2011 Chevrolet Colorado recalls. Find out if your 2011 Chevrolet Colorado needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 19, 2012

The hood may open unexpectedly while driving due to a missing secondary hood latch.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning January 17, 2013. There may be no symptoms related to this recall. If you see excessive movement of the hood while driving, you should pull over to a safe location and make sure the hood is secure before proceeding. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 12319.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 28, 2011

The driver could move the shifter to "Park" and remove the ignition key, but the transmission gear may not be in "Park." If this occurs, the vehicle may not start and could roll if the parking brake is not set, increasing the risk of injury or a crash.

This should be considered a high priority recall. The vehicle may not start and could roll without warning. Please contact your General Motors dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 5, 2011

The windshield wiper crank arm nut may loosen, causing the wipers to become inoperative. Driver visibility could be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

This should be considered a high priority recall. The windshield wipers could fail without warning. Please contact your General Motors dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 6, 2011

The rear axle may fail without warning. This can reduce vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall. The rear axle may fail without warning. Please contact your GM dealer; they will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 18, 2010