GM Recalls 41,000 Trucks For Loose Brake Pedals
September 18th, 2018
General Motors is recalling approximately 41,000 pickup trucks and police SUVs because of loose brake pedals. The recall covers 2015 through 2016 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 pickup trucks, Chevrolet Silverado 1500 special service pickup trucks and some Chevrolet Tahoe SUVs made for police departments and other government agencies.
GM says the brake pedal pivot nut may loosen. A driver could be unable to stop the vehicle if the brake pedal is loose or inoperative. GM reports it will fix the problem free of charge by having dealers add adhesive to the nut and reinstall it with increased tightness and plans to notify vehicle owners but hasn’t said when.
The company hasn’t said if the problem has caused any crashes or injuries.