Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD vehicles are being recalled by General Motors. Affected are nearly 51 model-year 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500/3500 and model-year 2015 GMC Sierra 2500/3500 heavy-duty pickup trucks. The affected vehicles were manufactured between February 11 and 19, 2014.
The vehicles are being recalled due to the risk of fuel leakage. The problem is that the fuel pimp connections might not be torque correctly. A fuel leak may result in a fire.
According to General Motors, no injuries or accidents have been reported related to the issue. It should be noted that less than half of the affected vehicles have been sold to customers. The remaining vehicles will be fixed in the dealerships and then sold to potential owners.
The recall is expected to start on May 19, 2014. Chevrolet and GMC representatives will contact all the owners of affected vehicles and arrange for appointments at the dealerships. Dealers will tighten the fuel pump connection in order to fix the problem.Concerned owners may contact GMC at 800-462-8782 and Chevrolet at 800-222-1020 for more information about the recall.
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