#N182206310-04 - Safety Recall - Diesel Engine Block Heater Cord - (May 27, 2020)

Subject:
N182206310 — Diesel Engine Block Heater Cord
Models:
2017 — 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500/3500
2017 – 2019 GMC Sierra 2500/3500

Release Date: May 2020

Revision: 04

Revision Description: This bulletin is being revised to allow all states to perform the repair and to i...

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Document Title: #N182206310-04 - Safety Recall - Diesel Engine Block Heater Cord - (May 27, 2020)

subject

diesel

engine

block

heater

cord

chevrolet

silverado

sierra

description

bulletin

states

repair

customer

letter

violation

federal

dealer

motor

vehicle

used

item

tire

covered

notification

sale

defect

remedied

involved

inventory

performed

torque

coolant

result

wrench

hand

start

carefully

secure

turns

further

tightening

socket

model

year

global

warranty

management

system

site

prior

required

condition

general

safety

certain

equipped

short

circuit

cable

damage

components

compartment

correction

quantity

part

element

power

canada

wire

important

listing

order

forward

removed

time

install

remove

existing

service

procedure

ensure

removing

drain

locate

right

area

attachment

points

wiring

harness

care

route

wheel

click

size

plug

releasing

clip

replacement

thread

failure

shown

position

fender

hole

using

location

drill

shield

export

national

traffic

recall

repaired

reasonable

charge

made

appointment

contact

highway

administration

certified

courtesy

transportation

purpose

program

copy

notice

engine coolant

coolant heater

start block

heater carefully

socket wrench

vehicle safety

certain model

vehicles equipped

circuit condition

heater cable

engine compartment

heater element

power cord

heater power

engine heater

secure power

compartment site

site shield

cord plug

traffic motor

reasonable time

national highway

highway traffic

safety administration

subject recall

used item motor

item motor vehicle

motor vehicle equipment

vehicle equipment including

equipment including tire

including tire covered

notification sale lease

sale lease defect

lease defect noncompliance

defect noncompliance remedied

delivered customers dealer

customers dealer traded

caution torque engine

torque engine coolant

engine coolant heater

coolant heater result

coolant leak torque

leak torque wrench

torque wrench tactile

wrench tactile audible

tactile audible feedback

audible feedback torque

feedback torque achieved

torque achieved used

achieved used tighten

used tighten nm

tighten nm lbft

nm lbft overtighten

lbft overtighten hand

overtighten hand start

hand start block

start block heater

block heater carefully

heater carefully secure

tightening socket wrench

cylinder diesel engine

general motors decided

motors decided defect

decided defect relates

defect relates motor

relates motor vehicle

motor vehicle safety

vehicle safety exists

safety exists certain

exists certain model

certain model year

model year chevrolet

year chevrolet silverado

vehicles equipped duramax

equipped duramax diesel

duramax diesel liter

diesel liter engine

liter engine optional

engine optional engine

optional engine block

heater cord short

cord short circuit

short circuit condition

circuit condition develop

condition develop engine

develop engine block

block heater cable

heater cable terminals

cable terminals connect

terminals connect heater

cable block heater

block heater short

heater short circuit

circuit condition damage

condition damage engine

damage engine components

fire engine compartment

replace engine block

engine block coolant

coolant heater element

remove existing engine

coolant heater power

heater power cord

power cord removed

engine heater power

secure power cord

vehicle wiring harness

right wheel tire

tire wheel removal

wheel removal installation

coolant heater engine

heater engine coolant

coolant heater replacement

click size route

route power cord

click size position

click size secure

size secure power

power cord fender

cord fender flange

bracket click size

click size locate

compartment site shield

power cord plug

national traffic motor

traffic motor vehicle

adequately repaired reasonable

repaired reasonable time

reasonable time customer

national highway traffic

copy customer letter

motor vehicle registration

service performed charge

customer assistance center

highway traffic safety

traffic safety administration