GM is recalling some 2019-2020 Chevrolet Equinox crossovers with all-wheel-drive over improperly manufactured fuel tanks that could cause a fire.
The defect: the fuel tanks may have been manufactured with an improperly sealed seam, possibly allowing fuel to leak along the seam near the fuel inlet.
The hazards: a fuel leak in the presence of the ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Affected components: fuel system.
Number of vehicles affected: 301 units located in the United States.
The fix: GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank, free of charge.
- Chevrolet customer service: 1-586-596-1733
- Manufacturer recall number: N192271870
- NHTSA safety hotline: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA campaign number: 19V667000