Chevrolet Blazer 1986

Chevrolet Blazer 1986 model

Chevrolet Blazer 1986 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
EQUIPMENT
07E088000HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL, INC. E (Equipment)12168011/08/2007MFRGENERAL MOTORS CORP.10/24/200710/30/2007
Defect SummaryCertain honeywell fram racing brand hp4 and hp8 oil filters that were manufactured from may 25, 2006, through september 14, 2007, and sold for use as replacement equipment for vehicles list above. the affected filters are marked with a date code a61451 through a72571 sequentially. the date code and part number appear on the filter housing. fram racing hp4 and hp8 oil filters not bearing a date code in this range are not affected by this recall. the gasket of the oil filter becomes more pliable under high temperatures and pressures.
Consequence SummaryThis condition may cause inadequate sealing and loss of engine oil, possibly resulting in a fire.
Corrective SummaryHoneywell will replace the affected oil filters free of charge. the recall began during november 2007. owners can contact fram customer service toll-free at 1-800-890-2075.
NotesCustomers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
06E026000PRO-A MOTORS, INC. E (Equipment)6194404/03/2006OVSCGENERAL MOTORS CORP.03/23/200603/23/2006571108
Defect SummaryCertain pro-a motors corner lamps, turn signals, and headlights sold as replacement lamps for use on certain passenger vehicles listed above. some combination lamps that are not equipped with amber side reflectors fail to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment.
Consequence SummaryWithout the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning.
Corrective SummaryPro-a motors will notify owners and offer to repurchase the lamps. the recall began on april 3, 2006. owners may contact pro-a motors at 323-838-2988.
NotesThis recall only pertains to pro-a motors aftermarket lamps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles.for more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled lamp model numbers.customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration

Chevrolet Blazer 1986 bulletins


BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES - DOORS - LATCH
GM16151404/01/199592-153-1041072End gate latch rattle (install revised striker). *tw1995-11-01
STRUCTURE - BODY - HOOD
GM56120404/01/199541076Water leak at the a/c recirculation door (install new hood hinge seal). *tw1995-11-01
VISIBILITY - WINDSHIELD
9310A34302/01/199339431Front door side glass binding/track disengagement. *tw1995-11-01

Chevrolet Blazer 1986 investigations


NHTSA IDManufacturerDate openDate closeSubjectRecall campaign
SUSPENSION
EA89003GENERAL MOTORS CORP.11/07/198808/24/1990REAR AXLE SHAFT
 There is no summary currently available
PE88047GENERAL MOTORS CORP.04/19/198811/07/1988REAR AXLE FAILURE
 There is no summary currently available

Chevrolet Blazer 1986 Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - IGNITION
 When making a turn or coming to a stop, the engine shuts down, causing the vehicle to stall. please describe. *ak
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE
01/30/2000108/01/1986
 Water in engine oil, the cause i have heard is a failed head gasket. i would like to know if chevrolet has had a recall on this problem.. this happens when the engine overheats, cracking the head gasket. *ak
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE - GASOLINE
05/29/199001/01/1986
 Bad manufacturer paint, 7004r transmission unsafe, engine fire. *ak
12/24/19981
 Engine fire. (ohio traffic crash report).
07/08/19971
 Engine fire.
09/26/19956
 Engine fire. (ohio state police report)*sd
EQUIPMENT - ELECTRICAL
10/01/1996109/01/1996
 Cigarette lighter melted an electrical plug, causing fire.
POWER TRAIN - AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
05/29/199001/01/1986
 Bad manufacturer paint, 7004r transmission unsafe, engine fire. *ak
SEAT BELTS - FRONT - BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
08/01/1997106/01/1986
 Seat belt can't be secured on driver's side.
03/03/19951
 Drivers side seat belt latch is broken, will not fasten. tt
SEATS - FRONT ASSEMBLY - RECLINER
01/01/19941
 Front passenger and driver seatback latch broke will not lock and seat will fall forward. tt
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - ANTILOCK
12/19/199709/11/1986
 While driving the truck the cruise control became stuck and it would not turn off, the engine raced between 70-85 mph. if the driver would turn the truck off, the steering would become stuck, so driver put truck in neutral, had applied the brakes, and the brakes were burned out. *ak
10/25/1997
 Whgile driving at approx 30-40 mph went to apply brakes, felt they were spongy did not react. this is a intermittent problem. dealer did brake service twice, cannot determine problem. *ak
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
05/04/20021
 While pulling into the entrance lane of a toll booth at 25 mph, unit 1 applied the brakes, however, the brakes failed. unit 1 then turned the vehicle to the left to avoid hitting unit 2 which was stopped at the toll booth. unit 1 went onto the curb and concrete barrier. it then hit unit 2 in the left rear and then hit the toll booth, where it came to final rest. the officer at the scene found that the brake pedal went to the floor with no resistance. the front chamber was completely empty and the rear chamber had barely enough fluid to cover the bottom. no broken hoses, lines could be seen. there were no injuries, ohio traffic crash report. *tt
STEERING
06/21/1999
 Something broke in the steering while son was driving. as a result, car was totalled. *ak
STEERING - WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
11/17/19981
 Driving vehicle about 20mph up the driveway when the steering wheel broke. had no control over vehicle. turned vehicle off. had vehicle towed to dealership. *ak
TIRES
10/08/19961
 Right rear wheel came off, causing loss of control. .(ohio state police report)
TIRES - TREAD/BELT
11/21/20021
 The cord separated half way around the tire. the tire has 9/32 tread. scc ph
06/09/2000106/01/2000
 Tire lost all tread tearing up the side of my vehicle at the same time. *ak( dot number: tire size: 235/70/r15 )
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
12/19/199709/11/1986
 While driving the truck the cruise control became stuck and it would not turn off, the engine raced between 70-85 mph. if the driver would turn the truck off, the steering would become stuck, so driver put truck in neutral, had applied the brakes, and the brakes were burned out. *ak
VISIBILITY - DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM - WINDSHIELD - HEATER CORE
06/02/1995
 Coolant system leaked,heater hose, threads corroded and fell within the intake manifold. tt