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2011 Express 3500 Cargo Van FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER Recall

On May 15, 2013, the NHTSA and Chevrolet announced the recall of this model for problems relating to the vehicle’s FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER. Learn more about this problem below.
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2011 Express 3500 Cargo Van FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER Recall

Recall ID # 13V225000 - FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Recall Date
MAY 15, 2013

Model Affected
2011 CHEVROLET EXPRESS

Recall Summary
General Motors LLC (GM) and IMPCO Automotive Division of IMPCO Technologies, Inc. (IMPCO) are recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana Cargo vans that have a compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system installed as original equipment by IMPCO. The fuel systems, manufactured February 14, 2011, through February 20, 2013, have a fuel shut-off solenoid connector to the CNG tank that may corrode and form a short.

Defect Consenquence
A short at the connector may cause overheating, resulting in an increased risk of fire.

Remedy
GM will notify owners and GM dealers/fleets will perform the remedy which will include replacing the solenoid assemblies and fuel pump fuses and adjusting the wiring routing. The recall began on August 5, 2013. GM's number for this recall is 13139. Impco's number for this recall is FA13GM001. Owner's may contact GM Fleet Action Center at 1-800-353-3867.

Units Affected
1791

Notes
General Motors LLC 13139/FA13GM001
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