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2013 Chevrolet Sonic Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 4 official 2013 Chevrolet Sonic recalls. Find out if your 2013 Chevrolet Sonic needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 28, 2016

The chime that sounds to notify the driver that the key is still in the ignition when the door is open may fail to sound when the door is opened ten minutes or longer after leaving the key in. This could increase risk of vehicle theft.

Recalls on your Chevrolet must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The General Motors recall number is 17130.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 2, 2014

On vehicles equipped with an engine block heater, the heater power cord may become damaged in cold temperatures, resulting in risk of electrical shock and personal injury.

Recalls on your Buick or Chevrolet must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors began notifying owners of affected vehicles in 2014. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 26, 2013

The fuel tank may come loose from the vehicle resulting in a fuel leak.

General Motors will notify owners during November 2013. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13296.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 17, 2012

The driver may not be alerted to a non functioning turn signal lamp by the Body Control Module (BCM).

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning October 3, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. 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.