Recall Number: 15V113000
Recall Date: 02-27-2015
Affected Vehicles: 1,733 Component:
"general motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 2015 chevrolet cruze vehicles manufactured february 4, 2015, to february 9, 2015. the left-rear or right-rear parking brake cable brackets may not have been properly fastened during the assembly process. as a result, the fastening bolts may back out completely, causing the parking brake bracket to separate and the parking brake to not hold the vehicle in place. as such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) no. 135, ""light vehicle brake systems."""
If the parking brake bracket separates, the parking brake may not hold the vehicle, increasing the risk of a vehicle roll away and a crash.
How to Fix:
Gm will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the left-rear and right-rear parking brake brackets bolts, tightening them as necessary, free of charge. the recall began in march 24, 2015. owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. gm's number for this recall is 15135.