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Recall 14V213000

Fuel Transfer Pump Leaks Fuel

Recall Details

Fuel may leak where the fuel pipes fasten to the fuel transfer pump. Dealers will tighten the fuel pipe connections to the proper torque specification free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The fuel transfer pump may leak where the fuel pipes connect to it. This could result in a fire hazard.

What Should You Do?

Recalls on your Chevrolet or GMC truck must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors notified known owners of affected vehicles in May, 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. The General Motors recall number is 14067.

Exhaust & Emissions, April 25, 2014

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
April 25, 2014
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
51
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
14V213000
Component
FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD, and GMC Sierra HD vehicles manufactured February 11, 2014, through February 19, 2014, and equipped with diesel engines and dual fuel tanks. In the affected vehicles, the fuel pipe connections on both sides of the diesel fuel transfer pump may not be properly torqued which may result in a diesel fuel leak.
Consequence
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a vehicle fire.
Remedy
GM will notify owners, and dealers will tighten the fuel pipe connections to the proper torque. The recall began on May 29, 2014. Owners may contact General Motors customer service at 1-800-222-1020 (Chevrolet), 1-800-462-8782 (GMC). General Motors' number for this recall is 14067.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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