Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 28, 2000

The seat belts installed on the vehicle fail to meet federal requirements. This can cause occupants to not be properly restrained in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 20, 1999

The bolts that secure the seat recliner to the seat frame can loosen and break, causing the seat back to recline suddenly, possibly inspiring a loss of vehicle control.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 10, 1998

The front inner corner of the fuel tank may rub on the vehicle body, causing noise and eventually causing a fuel leak from the tank due to the abrasion. This would cause an odor and fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 7, 1997

Some front seat mounting bolts may not have been installed, resulting in the seats not being secured properly for driving or in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 7, 1997

The reclining seats that allow easy entry may allow hands or fingers to get pinched inside the recliner mechanism, resulting in injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 7, 1996

The bolts that secure the axle to the frame could loosen and the nuts could fall off, resulting in the axle moving and disrupting vehicle control.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 2, 1996

The fasteners that secure the upper intermediate steering shaft to the lower steering column shaft joint could loosen and fall out, resulting in loss of proper steering operation.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 28, 1995

The fuel rail may leak fuel from an improper crimped end retainer clip during assembly. This can result in an odor and a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 21, 1995

The bolts that fasten the seat recliner to the seat frame may loosen and fracture, resulting in the seat back suddenly reclining. This could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 13, 1995

The front seat belt buckle latches may release during an accident due to a faulty design of the shoulder belt. This can cause occupant injury in an accident.