Close

2000 Chevrolet Corvette Recalls

Get the latest 2000 Chevrolet Corvette recall updates.

Most Recent 2000 Chevrolet Corvette Recall

On April 26, 2004, Chevrolet recalled 126,624 Chevrolet Corvette. On certain passenger vehicles equipped with electronic column lock systems (ecl), when the ignition switch is turned to ¿lock,¿ the ecl system prevents turning of the steering system. when the vehicle is started, the ecl unlocks the steering system. the vehicle is designed so that if the column fails to unlock when the vehicle is started and the customer tries to drive, the fuel supply will be shut off so that the vehicle cannot move when the vehicle cannot be steered. if voltage at the powertrain control module is low or interrupted, however, the fuel shut off may not occur and the vehicle can be accelerated while the steering system is locked. also when the control system shows that the ecl is unlocked and the vehicle is being driven, the lock pin location can vary. depending on the location of the lock plate relative to the switch transition point, there could then be contact between the lock plate and pin causing the steering to lock while driving .
Not your car? Find your recalls now:

2000 Chevrolet Corvette Recall Details

Summary on April 26, 2004
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with electronic column lock systems (ecl), when the ignition switch is turned to ¿lock,¿ the ecl system prevents turning of the steering system. when the vehicle is started, the ecl unlocks the steering system. the vehicle is designed so that if the column fails to unlock when the vehicle is started and the customer tries to drive, the fuel supply will be shut off so that the vehicle cannot move when the vehicle cannot be steered. if voltage at the powertrain control module is low or interrupted, however, the fuel shut off may not occur and the vehicle can be accelerated while the steering system is locked. also when the control system shows that the ecl is unlocked and the vehicle is being driven, the lock pin location can vary. depending on the location of the lock plate relative to the switch transition point, there could then be contact between the lock plate and pin causing the steering to lock while driving .
Summary on November 13, 2000
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. the lap belt webbing can twist allowing the webbing to become jammed in the retractor.
Get notified about future recalls
×
Created with Sketch.
You're Signed Up!
We will notify you of any recalls that affect your
Close