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  NHTSA Recall 01V283000

NHTSA Campaign Id 01V283000; Date: Sep. 5, 2001

This condition could result in a complete fracture of the range shift collar and subsequent loss of vehicle forward and reverse gears, and the inability to maintain "park" position. This increases the risk of a vehicle crash resulting from unintended movement of a parked vehicle.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer 2002 GMC Envoy

Component: Power Train:transfer Case (4-wheel Drive)

Manufactured by: General Motors Corp.

Affected Units:: 895

icon3 Recall Summary:

Vehicle description: sport utility vehicles (4 wheel-drive). Some of these vehicles were built with a range shift collar in the transmission transfer case that contains cracks.

icon2 How to Fix:

Dealers will replace the transfer cases and update the control module calibration. Owner notification began September 6, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC at 1-800-462-8782.

icon4 Recall Notes:

Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Sep 6, 2001

Also see:

All recalls of Chevrolet vehicles.

More recall documents on nhtsa.gov.