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Crash Test Data for 2018 GMC

GMC Vehicle Front Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover Resistance Rating
Driver Passenger Front Seat Rear Seat
2018 Terrain SUV AWD
2018 Terrain SUV FWD

 

Service Bulletins for 2018 GMC

2018 GMC ACADIA
Bulletin Number: 01-03-10-003O
This bulletin contains information for the new tires that the vehicle is equipped with and that they are covered by General Motors against defects in material or workmanship under the New Vehicle Warranty (Base Warranty Coverage). For vehic
Bulletin Number: 02-00-89-002Q
This informational bulletin provides information for dealers/technicians on when and how to submit a field product report.
Bulletin Number: 08-03-10-006F
This technical bulletin provides a procedure on how to clean and resurface wheel bead seats. for vehicles that have the condition of Tire Slowly Goes Flat, Tire Air Loss, Low Tire Pressure Warning Light Illuminated, Aluminum Wheel Bead Seat
Bulletin Number: 10-00-89-006F
This informational bulletin provides information for dealers how to submit a product information report.
Bulletin Number: 15-NA-017
This warranty administration bulletin provides policy information on Causal Part requirements for transactions submitted to GM for payment.
Bulletin Number: 16-NA-338
This Bulletin provides guidelines for Dealers required to contact the PQC for engine or transmission assembly replacement and explains the PQC process, GWM Transaction submission, vehicle service record retention and proper handling of asse
Bulletin Number: PIC5492F
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D-37 history in the Vehicle Communication Interface Module or telematics communication interface contro
Bulletin Number: PIC5650C
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have an intermittent no crank, no start, or start stall concern with the security light coming on. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble
2018 GMC SIERRA 2500
Bulletin Number: PIC5492F
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D-37 history in the Vehicle Communication Interface Module or telematics communication interface contro
Bulletin Number: PIT5544A
This Preliminary information communicates information on ahydrauilc rush type noise from the power steering gear. This noise is a characteristic of the new Active Hydraulic Assist System RPO NV8 and no repairs should be made. The noise is m
2018 GMC SIERRA 3500
Bulletin Number: PIC5492F
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D-37 history in the Vehicle Communication Interface Module or telematics communication interface contro
Bulletin Number: PIC5650C
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have an intermittent no crank, no start, or start stall concern with the security light coming on. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble
Bulletin Number: PIP5430B
This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician that the 6.6L Diesel engine Regular Production Option Code (L5P) E41Engine Control Module part number 12683624 will be placed on a parts restriction through the General Motor
Bulletin Number: PIP5434A
This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician that the 6.6L Diesel Engine exchange program will be in effect for 2017 and 2018 model yearsthrough the General Motors Product Quality Center. Dealer will need to contact Gen
Bulletin Number: PIP5468D
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a check engine light on. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Codes P0101, P0299, P0712, P11CC, P11DC, P20EE, P2002, P2463, P2627,
Bulletin Number: PIP5510B
This Preliminary information communicates to the dealer technicians aprocedure to determine if the vehicle'sSCR system is healthy.
Bulletin Number: PIT5298B
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician on installing Regular Production Option Code 9L7 Up-fitter Auxiliary Switches. Technician will need to reference the latest version of General Motors Up-fitte
Bulletin Number: PIT5359B
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have a radio backlighting will stay on even after the ignition has been turned off and the key has been removed for several minutes, e
Bulletin Number: PIT5386C
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that are found to have a back-up alarm inoperative during the Pre-Delivery Inspection. On trucks equipped with the Back Up Alarm (RPO 8S3), the
Bulletin Number: PIT5545A
This Preliminary information communicatesContent Theft Deterrent RPO UTJ is included and only available with Remote Vehicle Start RPO BTV. If the vehicle is not equipped with Remote Vehicle Start RPO BTV the vehicle will not have Content Th
Bulletin Number: PIT5570A
This Preliminary Information communication provides the technician with weight capacity for the tailgate and cargo loops in the bed.
2018 GMC TERRAIN
Bulletin Number: 01-03-10-003O
This bulletin contains information for the new tires that the vehicle is equipped with and that they are covered by General Motors against defects in material or workmanship under the New Vehicle Warranty (Base Warranty Coverage). For vehic
Bulletin Number: 02-00-89-002Q
This informational bulletin provides information for dealers/technicians on when and how to submit a field product report.
Bulletin Number: 08-03-10-006F
This technical bulletin provides a procedure on how to clean and resurface wheel bead seats. for vehicles that have the condition of Tire Slowly Goes Flat, Tire Air Loss, Low Tire Pressure Warning Light Illuminated, Aluminum Wheel Bead Seat
Bulletin Number: 10-00-89-006F
This informational bulletin provides information for dealers how to submit a product information report.
Bulletin Number: 15-NA-017
This warranty administration bulletin provides policy information on Causal Part requirements for transactions submitted to GM for payment.
Bulletin Number: 16-NA-338
This Bulletin provides guidelines for Dealers required to contact the PQC for engine or transmission assembly replacement and explains the PQC process, GWM Transaction submission, vehicle service record retention and proper handling of asse
Bulletin Number: PIC5492F
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D-37 history in the Vehicle Communication Interface Module or telematics communication interface contro
Bulletin Number: PIC5650C
This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have an intermittent no crank, no start, or start stall concern with the security light coming on. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble
Bulletin Number: PIP5496A
This Preliminary information communicates an issue inside the fuel tank where the fuel vent hose may be disconnected from the fuel pump module assembly and recommended repair procedures.
Bulletin Number: PIT5587
This preliminary information explains that there is a software issue causing the driver mode switch to not change modes , that engineering is working to address the concern and how to change the modes using the current calibrations.
Bulletin Number: PIT5589
This Preliminary information communicates information that GM is working on software to correct rear camera screens too bright at night and not to make any repairs.

 

Recalls for 2018 GMC

2018 GMC ACADIA
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
Manufacturer:General Motors LLC
Manufacture Dates:07/11/2017 - 08/03/2017
Potential Units Affected:2905

Defect Description:

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2018 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles and 2017-2018 GMC Acadia vehicles. The right front intermediate driveshaft may fracture and separate while driving.

Consequence:

If the front right intermediate drive shaft assembly separates while driving, the vehicle will lose propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash. If the assembly separates while parked on a grade, without the park brake engaged, the vehicle may move unintentionally, increasing the risk of a vehicle roll-away.

Action:

GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the right front intermediate drive shaft assembly, free of charge. The recall began August 25, 2017. Owners may contact GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782 or Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 17329.
2018 GMC TERRAIN
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
Manufacturer:General Motors LLC
Manufacture Dates:06/27/2017 - 08/17/2017
Potential Units Affected:2905

Defect Description:

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2018 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles and 2017-2018 GMC Acadia vehicles. The right front intermediate driveshaft may fracture and separate while driving.

Consequence:

If the front right intermediate drive shaft assembly separates while driving, the vehicle will lose propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash. If the assembly separates while parked on a grade, without the park brake engaged, the vehicle may move unintentionally, increasing the risk of a vehicle roll-away.

Action:

GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the right front intermediate drive shaft assembly, free of charge. The recall began August 25, 2017. Owners may contact GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782 or Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 17329.