2.4

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
62,000 miles

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problem #5

Mar 012017

Sierra 2500

  • 112,000 miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2011 GMC Sierra 2500. The contact received notification of NHTSA camapaign number: 16V381000 (air bags); however, the part for the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact stated that the dashboard fractured in the upper left corner of the passenger side air bag compartment as well as near the instrument panel. The contact took the vehicle to a certified mechanic where it was diagnosed that the dashboard needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact called jerry's Buick GMC (3100 fort worth hwy, weatherford, tx, 76087) and was informed that there was no recall regarding the fractured dashboard. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The approximate failure mileage was 112,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Fortwood, TX, USA

problem #4

Aug 092016

Sierra 2500

  • 91,000 miles
I got in my truck yesterday and noticed a crack in the dash at the passenger side air bag. The crack was not there before. I am concerned that if the bag deploys, the crack in the dash could become a projectile or cut the air bag resulting in a serious or fatal injury. My truck is garage kept and is not exposed to extreme temperatures.

- Leesville, SC, USA

problem #3

Jul 092014

Sierra 2500

  • 45,000 miles
Broken dash board at passenger airbag

- Westfield, IN, USA

problem #2

Apr 022016

Sierra 2500

  • 62,000 miles
The dash is cracked around the passenger side airbag which could be a safety concern during airbag deployment with sharp pieces of broken dash being propelled towards occupants.

- Talladega, AL, USA

problem #1

Jun 102016

Sierra 2500

  • miles
Cracked dash by passenger air bag.

- Shelbyville, IN, USA