GM has released a service update for certain units of some Silverado trucks, including the 2021 Chevy Silverado 1500, 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Limited and 2022 Chevy Silverado HD – over an issue related to the pickups’ Front Camera Module.
The problem: units of the Chevy Silverado affected by this issue may have a condition where the Front Camera Module (FCM) becomes unresponsive and generates a Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC).
The hazards: the issue does not pose a safety hazard but it may affect convenience, as the front camera could be inoperable.
The fix: GM technicians are instructed to reprogram the Front Camera Module (FCM) with the latest software to correct the issue.
Affected components: Front Camera Module (FCM).
- Silverado 1500
- 2022 Chevy Silverado HD
- 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD
- 2022 Chevy Silverado 3500 HD
Number of affected vehicles: it’s unclear how many vehicles are affected by this GM Service Bulletin.
Owners should: GM will notify owners of all affected vehicles and advise them to make an appointment as soon as possible with their local dealer in order to correct the issue. Owners who are unsure if their vehicle is one of the units affected by this service bulletin can reach out to GM directly with questions or concerns by using the Service Update number and contact information listed below.
- Service Update number: N212356230
- Chevy Customer Service: 1-800-222-1020
As a reminder, the 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Limited was offered with a wide range of powerplant options. Among these is the turbocharged 2.7L I4 L3B gasoline engine, atmospheric 5.3L V8 L84 gasoline engine, atmospheric 6.2L V8 L87 gasoline engine, and 3.0L I6 LM2 turbodiesel Duramax engine. Under the skin, the Chevy Silverado 1500 rides on the GM T1 platform.
Meanwhile, the 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD and 2022 Chevy Silverado 3500 HD are offered with two powerplant options, including the atmospheric 6.6L V8 L8T gasoline engine as standard and the 6.6L V8 L5P turbodiesel Duramax as option.
As of 2019, Silverado HD models have been assembled at the GM Flint plant in Michigan. Additionally, the GM Oshawa plant in Canada recently began building the Silverado HD alongside the Silverado LD (1500).