1. 2017 Cadillac XT5 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER NHTSA Campaign #16V802000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 04, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 1,844

    Summary: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2017 Cadillac XT5 vehicles manufactured April 16, 2016, to May 9, 2016, and 2017 GMC Acadia vehicles manufactured April 19, 2016, to April 22, 2016. The front brake calipers may have a torn or misaligned caliper piston seal which may allow brake fluid to leak.

    Consequence: If there is a brake fluid leak, braking performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front brake calipers, replacing the brake caliper assemblies, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 12, 2016. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-458-8006 (Cadillac), or 1-800-462-8782 (GMC). GM's number for this recall is 16096. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V802000 »