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Recall 15V421000

Heater And Air Conditioning Fan Speed Control Overheats

Recall Details

The connector module that controls the blower motor speed for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system may overheat, causing a fire hazard. Dealers will replace part of the blower motor connector and harness free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

Wiring for the module that controls the fan for the heating and air conditioning system may overheat, which creates a fire hazard.

What Should You Do?

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for notification is not available as of the time of this writing). You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 15042.

Affected Cars

Heating & Air Conditioning, July 1, 2015

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
July 1, 2015
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
164,993
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
15V421000
Component
VISIBILITY
Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2006-2010 Hummer H3 vehicles manufactured February 5, 2005, to May 24, 2010, and 2009-2010 Hummer H3T vehicles manufactured May 21, 2008, to May 24, 2010. In the affected vehicles, the connector module that controls the blower motor speed for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system may overheat.
Consequence
If the blower motor connector module overheats, it can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy
GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace part of the blower motor connector and harness, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Hummer customer service at 1-800-732-5493. GM's number for this recall is 15042.
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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