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Car Recalls

Recalls are issued for cars with safety-related defects or problems

Isuzu recalls

 

For Models: Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Isuzu Ascender, Oldsmobile Bravada

Electrical & Lights, August 4, 2005

RepairPal Expert Overview:

The turn signals may operate like hazard flashers when intending to signal for a turn. The driver may not be able to clearly signal their intentions, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the suspect flasher modules with a new flasher designed with sealed relays for better durability. The recall began August 4, 2005. The GM recall number is 05044.

For Models: Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Isuzu Ascender

Body, Interior & Misc., March 10, 2005

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The windshield may not be properly adhered to the body. If a crash occurs, the windshield could separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will replace the windshield free of charge. This recall is expected to begin on March 10, 2005. The General Motors recall number is 05002.

For Models: Isuzu Ascender

Body, Interior & Misc., July 15, 2004

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The windshield wipers may not turn on, turn off while in operation, or may not turn off. The windshield washer pump may operate continuously as well. Water in the wiper modules can cause a short circuit or can corrode the components in the module. Depending on the condition, this could cause reduced visibility, which could result in a crash. Dealers will replace the windshield wiper system assembly. The recall began on July 15, 2004.

For Models: Isuzu Trooper

Drive Train, May 24, 2004

Summary: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE ACCELERATOR CABLE CAN STICK SO THAT THE ENGINE SPEED WILL NOT IMMEDIATELY DECREASE UPON RELEASE OF THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL.

For Models: Isuzu Axiom, Isuzu Rodeo

Brakes, October 8, 2003

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On certain vehicles, the brake warning light would not illuminate if the brake fluid level became low. The diodes have been replaced; all vehicles have been repaired.

For Models: Isuzu Ascender

Body, Interior & Misc., August 15, 2003

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The owner's manual does not explain the location symbols for the lower child seat anchors. This does not comply with the Federal Safety Standard. Owners were sent a supplement to the owner's manual describing the location symbols for the child restraint anchors. Owner notification began on August 15, 2003.

For Models: Isuzu Amigo, Isuzu Rodeo

Brakes, July 14, 2003

Summary: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES THAT ARE EQUIPPED WITH AN ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS), THE VEHICLES CAN EXPERIENCE EXTENDED STOPPING DISTANCES IN CERTAIN TYPES OF BRAKING EVENTS.

For Models: Isuzu Hombre

Body, Interior & Misc., July 14, 2003

Summary: ON CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS WITH CERTAIN MODEL-ENGINE COMBINATIONS, THE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR MAY FAIL DUE TO CRACKED SOLDER JOINTS ON THE CONTROLLER CIRCUIT BOARD. THE WINDSHIELD WIPERS COULD WORK INTERMITTENTLY OR NOT AT ALL.

For Models: Isuzu Ascender

Drive Train, June 13, 2003

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Some vehicles were equipped with an override that allowed the key to be removed when the shift lever was not in the "Park" position. In addition, the override allowed the transmission to be shifted out of "Park" with the key in the off position. The overrides are not permitted by the Federal Safety Standard. Dealers will disable the overrides. The recall began on June 13, 2003.

For Models: Isuzu Axiom

Body, Interior & Misc., April 11, 2003

Summary: AS A RESULT OF INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM A HEAD IMPACT TEST CONDUCTED BY THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION (NHTSA) TO EVALUATE COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 201, ┬┐OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN INTERIOR IMPACT,┬┐ ISUZU HAS DESIGNED A MODIFICATION FOR CERTAIN 2002 MODEL YEAR ISUZU AXIOM VEHICLES. THE PURPOSE OF THIS MODIFICATION IS TO ENHANCE HEAD IMPACT CRASH PROTECTION FOR FRONT SEAT OCCUPANTS.