10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
60,843 miles

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problem #8

May 052015

Avalanche

  • miles
Dashboard is cracking in the typical locations that have been documented. Above instrument panel and passenger air bag. I am worried this may cause injury if involved in an accident. The dash may splinter and become a projectile.

- Gulfport, MS, USA

problem #7

Oct 132015

Avalanche

  • 130,000 miles
My truck has 2 major cracks on the dash that just appeared within the last 6 months. I have owned the vehicle since July 2013. One is right in front of the drivers seat on the dash and cracks from my display behind my steering wheel all the way to the windshield. The second crack in the dash is in front of the passengers seat and runs into the airbag. All GM model SUV/trucks from 2007-2013 are having the same problem! I do not understand why GM will not recall this issue. If either of my air bags have to deploy, we could get killed by the sharp cracked shards busting out of the dash and stabbing us. I bought this specific vehicle when my first born son was 1 month old because I was driving a little Honda civic and wanted something safer for my child. Now he is 2 1/2 and I also have a second son now that just turned 6 months. I'm disappointed in Chevy for not fixing this problem when its going to cause a death! it would be really unfortunate if my children or one of their parents get killed because of this dash issue. GM will do nothing to fix the problem and wants to charge $1300 to fix it!!

- Madeira Beach, FL, USA

problem #6

Apr 242016

Avalanche

  • 18,300 miles
Crack in dash next to the airbag. Dash board becomes un attached between molds, causing the airbag deployment area to bounce and become unstable which may lead to improper deployment since the shifting and deterioration of supportive moldings and plastics can not support the deployment of the air bag. The crack happened while the vehicle was stationary at a stoplight on a full sun day, warm day. My vehicle has only 18000 mies.

- Saint Louis, MO, USA

problem #5

Jan 242014

Avalanche

  • 80,000 miles
Cracked dashboard - the dashboard has cracked in 3 different areas. I am worried about the cracks and what could happen if the airbag needed to deflate.

- Pflugerville, TX, USA

problem #4

Jan 062014

Avalanche

  • 60,000 miles
I have two cracks in my dash, one at the top left corner of the passenger air bag and one over the instrument cluster. I also have broken supports in the front section of the dash. This is a known issue that is documented on a facebook page called "07-13 GM cracked dash safety hazard for all trucks". this is a safety hazard if the airbag deploys and the dash breaks up into pieces, creating flying shards.

- Oklahoma City, OK, USA

problem #3

Jan 032016

Avalanche

  • 80,000 miles
Dashboard cracked and keeps cracking one right by passenger airbag and it started while driving.

- Baton Rouge, LA, USA

problem #2

Aug 202014

Avalanche

  • 39,500 miles
The dashboard cracked in 2 places. One crack is over the instrument cluster on the drivers side and the other is on the passenger side next to the air bag. I was told that the replacement part has been modified to correct this issue, but GM will not pay to replace the dash. Will the dash shatter if the air bags are deployed?

- Manson, IA, USA

problem #1

Mar 242014

Avalanche

  • 75,000 miles
Service trailer brake system

- Washington, DC, USA