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Recall of Chevrolet vehicles (03V096000)

Date Owner notified by MFR May 29, 2003
Date: Received Date: Mar. 19, 2003;   Recorded Date: Mar. 21, 2003;  
Campaign Id: 03V096000
Recalled Vehicles: 2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer,    2002 GMC Envoy,    2002 Oldsmobile Bravada
Component: Electrical System:wiring:interior/under Dash.     Manufactured by: General Motors Corp.
Affected Vehicles: 314,300
Recall Summary: Certain sport utility vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standards no. 101, "control location, identification, and illumination" and no. 208, "occupant crash protection. " these vehicles have an intermittent condition during vehicle start-up in which the instrument panel cluster may not properly power up, resulting in most of the displays, telltale lights, and functions (except the service engine light, turn signal indicators, and the instrument panel cluster backlighting) being inoperative.
Consequence: These vehicles do not comply with the standard.
How to Fix: Dealers will reprogram the instrument panel cluster. Owner notification began may 29, 2003. 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, GMC at 1-800-462-8782, or Oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537.
Recall Notes: Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

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