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Recall 16V922000

Brake Fluid Lines Leak

Recall Details

The brake fluid lines at the master cylinder may crank and leak. Dealers will replace the master cylinder brake lines free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The brake fluid lines at the master cylinder may crack and leak fluid. This could cause loss of braking function, resulting in an accident.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Buick must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Buick dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete 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 16169.

Affected Cars

Brakes, December 21, 2016

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
December 21, 2016
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
327
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
16V922000
Component
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016 Buick Envision vehicles manufactured January 19, 2016, to March 18, 2016. The the master cylinder brake lines may crack and leak brake fluid.
Consequence
If there is a loss of brake fluid, braking performance may be reduced or lost, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy
GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the master cylinder brake lines, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM's number for this recall is 16169.
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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