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AutoMD ... 2/17/2014
2008 Chevrolet Trailblazer Base 6Cyl4.2L - Body & Interior
driver side window not working smelled something burning is there a recall for this
have not used window since. i asked some dealers and was told no recall on 2008. only 2007 could they have used parts from 2007 on a 2008 and how are they so sure its not a 2007 part.
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  • Jimm
    Jimm 2/17/2014
    Check the listing of recalls on the AutoMD website for anything that may apply to your model year and issue.
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  • HouseCallAuto
    HouseCallAuto 2/17/2014
    Its not a recall, they call it a campaign.


    Make/Models: Model/Build Years:
    BUICK/RAINIER 2006-2007
    CHEVROLET/TRAILBLAZER 2006-2007
    CHEVROLET/TRAILBLAZER EXT 2006
    GMC/ENVOY 2006-2007
    GMC/ENVOY XL 2006
    ISUZU/ASCENDER 2006-2007
    SAAB/9-7X 2005-2007
    Defect: General Motors (GM) is recalling certain model year 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT and GMC Envoy XL and 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainier, SAAB 9-7x, and Isuzu Ascender vehicles. Fluid may enter the driver's door module, causing corrosion that could result in a short in the circuit board. A short may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative. The short may also cause overheating, which could melt components of the door module, producing odor, smoke, or a fire.
    Component Affected: VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
    Corrective Action: Owners will be contacted and dealers will test the driver's door module. If the module is functioning properly, a protective coating will be applied. If the module is not functioning properly, it will be replaced. These repairs will be done free of charge. GM will notify Buick, Chevrolet, and GMC owners, Isuzu and Saab will contact their respective owners. The recall began on August 2, 2013. Buick owners may contact the owner center at 1-800-521-7300, Chevrolet owners at 1-866-694-6546, GMC owners at 1-866-996-9463, Isuzu owners at 1-800-255-6727, and SAAB owners at 1-855-880-0808. GM's campaign number is 12180. This recall is an expansion of recall 12V-406.
    Consequence: A short in the circuit board could lead to a fire, increasing the risk of personal injury. A fire could occur even while the vehicle is not in use. As a precaution, owners are advised to park outside until the remedy has been made.
    Mfr. Campaign #:
    Mfr. Involved: General Motors LLC
    # Vehicles Affected: 193652
    File Date: 06/13/2013
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