The Upper Dash May Crack on GMC Yukon

The upper dash may crack, most commonly on vehicles in warm climates and exposed to a lot of sunlight. The common repair is to replace the upper instrument trim panel. Information on a technical service bulletin or extended warranty is not available at this time.

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Average mileage: 76,154 (12,500–180,000)
8 model years affected: 1993, 2007, 2008, 2009, more2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
185 people reported this problem
145 people shared problem details
2007 GMC Yukon68,000
2007 gmc yukon, dashboard cracked top left of passenger side airbag and on right side of hump over steering wheel. I called GMC and told them it was a serious safety issue as its seems like the dashboard is going to fall into the steering column and even make the air bag not function properly. GMC told me to take it to local dearler to check if it was accurate and not normal wear and tear. GMC is replacing it FREE of charge!!! Call them up 1800 462 8782 they are really great about the situation. It seems as they do not want to issue recall; just replacing as they come up. Only bad thing is that it takes all day to replace.
2011 GMC Yukon38,000
Woke up this morning and found a huge crack behind steering column. Is GM fixing this for free?
Noticed dashboard cracked above instrument panel on main dashboard (bad place). Have not had fixed yet looking for recall (lol) or method to repair not replace.
2007 GMC Yukon50,000
Cracked dash in the hump above instrument pnel.
2011 GMC Yukon54,000
I have the same issue, and have created a petition on to petition General Motors to address this as a safety recall. Please help me out by signing the petition.
2007 GMC Yukon86,000
Dash on left of instrument cover cracked & breaking, also on left of air bag the dash is cracked. It is not only ugly it rattles and drives me crazy!
2007 GMC Yukon45,000
dash is cracking left side and at the air bag right side. There has never been anything lying on the dash.
2007 GMC Yukon60,000
I need gmc to fixes this problem. All the dashboard is broken
2009 GMC Yukon76,000
We have had this car 11 months. It is kept in garage at night. Got in car on cold morning, and heard loud pop after I turned heat on. A large (6") crack is now above the hump over the control panel. It is on right side. The dealership says the factory warranty is up and the extended warranty we paid for will not cover it. We called the 1-800 number mentioned above, but no resolution yet.
2007 GMC Yukon93,431
The upper dash is cracking.
2007 GMC Yukon110,000
twice my dash has cracked around the air bag on the passanger side. The first time was in 2011 and now again in 2014. Same place
2010 GMC Yukon66,000
I just noticed a huge crack on the hump of the dash over steering column and a new crack on left side of air bag. This is ridiculous and there needs to be a recall, clearly this isn't user error. The most oddest place for cracks. I'm going to call this week and hopes is gets taken care of ASAP. Not going to stop until it is taken care of. I'll keep you all updated.
Dash cracked at upper left corner of the airbag.
One day perfect, next day to cracks. Airbag on passenger side, instrument hump on driver side.
2007 GMC Yukon97,000
Crack on dash by the passengers side airbag. Called GMC- opened case. I think it all has to do with the dealership and their willing to help. Needless to say the dealership in town HALL GMC Tyler,tx was not willing. They said my Yukon has to many miles. But was offered 1500 credit toward new car. HMMMM- the service rep at GMC even said they knew it was a problem in the southern states.
2011 GMC Yukon30,000
I have several cracks on the dashboard. One by passenger airbag, one by the speaker in the center and another by the control panel. What type of crap do they use to build these vehicles?! They're not cheap!
2010 GMC Yukon59,000
The dash crack.
2011 GMC Yukon69,300
top dash cover cracked by air-bag and on the hump over instrument panel.
Cracked in 2 separate loctions. No solution yet.
2011 GMC Yukon76,000
Dash cracked on the driver's side ove the hump of the steering column.
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