General Motors is recalling 3,893 2024 Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD pickups due to an improperly heat-treated steering shaft. The defective part may crack and fracture, causing a loss of steering.
According to CarScoops, it was one of GM’s quality engineers who discovered the problem during a routine alignment. A report was filed with GM’s Speak Up For Safety program, which identified a heat treating problem at one of GM’s suppliers, Nexteer.
Owners will be notified by mail starting September 18th, 2023. Dealers will inspect and replace defective parts free of charge and under warranty.
2024 Silverado HD & Sierra HD Recall Information
NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V549000
Steering Gear Shaft May Fracture. A steering arm that disconnects may result in a total loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V549000
Manufacturer General Motors, LLC
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,893
General Motors, LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2024 Chevrolet Silverado 2500, 3500, and GMC Sierra 2500, 3500 vehicles. The steering gear shaft may fracture and disconnect from the steering arm.
Dealers will inspect and replace the steering gear, if necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed September 18, 2023. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM’s number for this recall is N232414720.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.
MAKE MODEL YEAR
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2500 2024
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 3500 2024
GMC SIERRA 2500 2024
GMC SIERRA 3500 2024