Read More », This informational bulletin provides information on vehicles may rock or move slightly forward or rearward while in Park at start up after cold soak and that this is considered a normal conditon and no repairs are ... Read More », This warranty admin bulletin explains to the technician additional information may be needed when submitting transactions when doing wiring repairs. TECHNICIAN WILL GAIN ACCESS TO THE ROLLER ROCKERS TO INSPECT THEM. Read More », This Preliminary information communicates information that will need to be provided to TAC to aid in diagnosing if a vehicle comes in with misfire and DTC Codes P0300 - P0308 and/or P050D Read More », This technical bulletin advises of a new fuel injection cleaner kit used for decarbonizing the intake valves to correct conditions of rough idle, Crank no start, extended crank or misfire, MIL with DTCs, and explains how Top Tier fuels ... Read More », This technical bulletin provides a service procedure to correct conditions of Front or Rear Crankshaft Oil Leak, MIL Illuminated with DTC P1101 Set. Read More », THIS WARRANTY ADMINISTRATION BULLETIN PROVIDE POLICY INFORMATION ON USING THE EL-50313 MIDTRONICS GR8 BATTERY TESTER/CHARGER FOR DIAGNOSING BATTERY REPLACEMENTS AND MAINTAINING BATTERIES ON NEW VEHICLES IN DEALER INVENTORY. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have had multiple repair attempts that are being performed on customer?s vehicles that exhibit vibration conditions without utilizing ... Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vibration complaints that are one of the most challenging complaints to accurately diagnose and repair. One must manually turn off head lights, running lights, so brightness of display is adequate. Read More », This informational bulletin advises the possible issues that may occur using a scotch brite pad or highly abrasive disk on engine surfaces. Dealer-Installed, Repaired or Replaced During Warranty Coverage Period. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information on Audio Volume Stuck High or Low with No DTCs and that this is a normal characteristic. Read More », This Preliminary information communicates to dealers that the Bezel on the shifter can be serviced separately. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information for dealers/technicians on when and how to submit a field product report. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. Read More », This bulletin provides information on the TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline Licensed Brands and the TOP TIER Diesel Fuel Licensed Brands that are recommended for use in all GM vehicles and the TOP TIER FUELS website URL. Encore. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication advises the technician the steps on diagnosing the concern. Technician should check the Regular Production Option Code list for (VV4). Read More », This preliminary information document communicates a tip on the way to diagnose possible induction or exhaust air leaks using the evaporative emission cart smoke machine and ultrasonic leak detector�tools. Read More », This informational bulletin provides warranty policy information on required operating procedures. Buick Encore Transmission Problems. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D-37 history in the Vehicle Communication Interface Module or telematics communication interface ... Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that may have an OnStar system that has progression tones when pressing the blue or red button. Read More », This technical bulletin provides a procedure to reprogram the radio to correct a customer several concerns caused by to an internal software calibration. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that may have a rough idle or misfire. Read More », This Preliminary Information communicates to the dealer the process for downloading or updating operating software for the Tire Pressure Monitor, Active Fuel Injector tester, multi media tester, PICO Scope, GR8 starting/charging tester ... Read More », This Preliminary information communicatesIn ambient temperatures 100F (37.7 C)degrees or higher, DTCs P2635 and/or P018B may set.The vehicle may also exhibit a hesitation or stalling condition. Read More », This preliminary informational bulletin provides technicians with diagnostic tips for a customer concern of odor emanating from HVAC system. Read More », This technical bulletin provides a procedure to clear the codes and re-evaluate the XM radio channels to correct a condition of audio muting when listening to some Sirius XM channels but if they change channels they will find others that ... Read More », This bulletin describes the Dealer special tool loan program process. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle's odometer appears to be inaccurate relative to a known distance traveled. Read More », This Warranty Administration bulletin provides information for dealers/Service advisors on when and how to submit a Pre-Repair Authorization (PRA) (US dealers only). Read More », THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO GM DEALERS ON THE CORRECT CLEANING METHODS WHEN CLEANING ENGINE GASKET SEALING SURFACES. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about customers that may complain of various concerns when using Bluetooth components. Read More », THIS TECHNICAL BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE TO REMOVE THE TRANSPORT MODE ON MESSAGE DISPLAYED IN THE DIC DUE TO VEHICLES SHIPPED OVER LONG DISTANCES OUTSIDE THE U.S. AND CANADA. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code U0101. Read More », This Preliminary information communicates the possibility of the timing chain tesnioner gasket being improperly installed or mis-positioned after major engine repairs causing a low engine oil pressure and dtc p06DE. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (6 problems). Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information on the proper mounting paste to apply to tires when mounting and balancing them to prevent conditions like Vibration Shortly After Tires are Mounted/Preventing Vibration from Wheel Slip ... Read More », This informational bulletin provides additional information to the technician on how to check for Tire Radial Force Variations and the difference between balancing a flange and flangeless rim. Gear selector or linkage, leaks, transmission computer, transmission sensor or solenoid, clutch adjustment, rough shifting, slipping transmission. Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN ON THE STEPS TO DIAGNOSE AND REPAIR THE CONCERN OF RECEIVING FREQUENT "OFF ROUTE" MESSAGES WHILE FOLLOWING TURN BY TURN (TBT) ROUTE NAVIGATION. Engine rebuild or replacement, cylinder head, head gasket, turbo or supercharger, timing chain or timing belt. Read More », This Preliminary Information is to assist in the isolation of a rattle noise from the turbocharger wastegate actuator rod. Read More », This warranty administration bulletin provides retail and wholesale service personnel with the policies and the warranty claims submission procedures that support Labor Operation 0600014 ? If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care Read More », This informational bulletin provides process information for the (GWM) and (WPC) parts return program. engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. Starting at $24,065, the 2016 Buick Encore Base FWD is powered by a 1.4L, 4-cylinder engine mated to an automatic transmission that returns an EPA estimated 28-mpg in the city and 34-mpg on the highway. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information for dealers and technicians about the 1.4L turbocharged engine use two different suppliers for the oil filter housing which results in two different filters being used. Read More », This bulletin provides information on Warranty Administration ? The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 14 problems. The contact owns a 2015 Buick Encore. Lately, when I turn the key to start the engine, it starts sluggish. Cruise control, clock, warning lights, body control module, keyless entry, wiper motor or washer, tire pressure monitor, interior or exterior lights, horn, gauges, 12V power plug, remote engine start, alarm or security system. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information for engine oil life monitor operation calculation. "CarComplaints.com" ®, "Autobeef", "What's Wrong With YOUR Car?" Read More », This informational bulletin explains the importance of maintaining the vehicle. Brakes worked, but did not feel right. Squeaks, rattles, wind noises, loose or cracked seals and/or weather-stripping, air and water leaks. Read More », This informational bulletin includes information on Interior Cleaning - Instrument Panel (IP), Hard or Plastic Surfaces, Seats, Carpet, Leather, Vinyl, Fabric Cleaner, Stain Remover, Restorer - Product Availability. Because of being a newer vehicle, parts were not readily available. Read More », This preliminary informational bulletin provides information regarding the need to relearn the auto/start and stop feature on vehicles equipped after a repair has been completed on the vehicle. 2011-2015 & 2016 Limited Chevrolet Cruze 1.4L Turbo 2012-2018 Chevrolet Sonic 1.4L Turbo L4-1.4L Turbo. We use cookies to analyze & improve your experience, & to personalize content and ads. Read More », THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADVISE THE CUSTOMERS THAT HAVE ENROLLED THEIR VEHICLE INTO THE ONSTAR ADVANCED DIAGNOSTICS & REAL TIME DIAGNOSTIC ALERTS THEY MAY RECEIVE ALERTS FROM THEIR VEHICLE WHEN IT IS BEING ... Read More », THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THAT GM IS OFFERING AN ANDROID AUTO FEATURE UPGRADE FOR 2016 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information to diagnose batteries that have set for a long period of time and/or cold weather climates and testing those batteries. Antilock system (ABS), parking brake, master cylinder, calipers, rotors, pulsation or vibration, squeaking, brake failure or wear. Read More », This warranty administration bulletin provides information on Warranty Administration - Customer Concern Not Duplicated (CCND) Labor Operation Numbers. DEALERS ARE TO REPLACE THE DAMAGED O-RING. Read More », This technical bulletin provides a procedure to reprogram the radio to correct the conditions of Radio Locks Up and/or Resets, Bluetooth Pairing, IPhone Loses Pairing, Bluetooth Connection And Audio Concerns, Street Names Flickering, TBT ... Read More », This informational bulletin explains the programming method quick reference guide for the IPC Odometer. Technician will gain access to the roller rockers to inspect them. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES THE TECHNICIAN WITH STEPS TO RESOLVE THE ISSUE OF AN OILY SUBSTANCE THAT MAY BE FOUND ON THE INSIDE WINDSHIELD SURFACE, AND APPEARS TO BE LEAKING FROM THE REAR VIEW MIRROR AREA. Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES THE TECHNICIAN WITH THE STEPS NEEDED TO DIAGNOSE AND REPAIR A VEHICLE WITH WI-FI OR BLUETOOTH INOPERATIVE OR POOR PERFORMANCE CONCERN. Read More », This technical bulletin is providing a procedure to reprogram the HMI module to correct multiple conditions including Waiting for Update Media Message, Voice Command For Calling Bluetooth Phone Contacts Inoperative, Intermittent Loss of ... Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicle that has no XM audio on certain channels but XM channel info is displayed. Process an EC to correct the problem. Read More », THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION ON THE PURPOSE OF MAGNETIC DRAIN PLUGS. THE VEHICLE'S XM RADIO ONLY HAS XM PREVEIW CHANNELS. A technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P050D set as current or history. Read More », This warranty nonadministrative bulletin provides information on the proper use of the labor operation 0600014. Read More », THIS INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN PROVIDE INFORMATION ON THE PRODUCT QUALITY CENTER (PQC) ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT PROCESS. THE VEHICLE MAY BE UNABLE TO CONNECT TO ONSTAR USING THE WHITE, BLUE OR RED ONSTAR BUTTONS. What are some of the 2016 Buick Encore engine problems? Read More », This preliminary informational bulletin provides information on GM Accessory Remote start not working with onstars remotelink phone applications Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION PROVIDES INFORMATION TO THE TECHNICIAN ON THE STEPS TO TAKE TO DIAGNOSE AND REPAIR THE VEHICLES THAT MAY HAVE AN INACCURATE CLOCK. Read More », This Preliminary Information Communicates a Remote Vehicle Start is inoperative condition. Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN THAT THE ENGINE EXCHANGE PROGRAM ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH ENGINE REGULAR PRODUCTION OPTION CODE LE2 HAS ENDED. The second most common problem is related to the car stall (three problems). Read More », Battery Testing and Warranty Replacement Requirements (North America ONLY) Read More », This preliminary informational bulletin provides repair information to correct a customers concern of check engine light on with DTC P1101 set. Read More », THIS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION COMMUNICATION ADVISES THE TECHNICIAN TO CONTACT THE GM TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER FOR FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about the rear view camera options on the vehicles equipped with rear view camera. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that the Navigation radio does not have a global positioning system location but OnStar is able to accurately locate the vehicle. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information on intake manifold inspection/replacement after severe internal engine damage. THE VEHICLE'S XM TRAVEL LINK MAY BE INOPERTIVE. Anything to do with the display (Radio, mp3, CD, bluetooth handsfree etc does not work. Read More », This Informational bulletin outlines the recommendations for aluminum and chrome wheel refinishing. of 2016 Buick Encore owners. Read More », This warranty administration bulletin provides policy information on the requirements for battery testing and warranty replacements. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that have a Diagnostic Trouble Code B101D stored in Telematics Communication Interface Control Module. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician to help determine if the vehicle is equipped with factory or aftermarket Compressed Natural Gas, Liquefied Petroleum Gas, or Bi-Fuel Systems. Read More », This Preliminary Information communication provides information to the technician about vehicles that the radio will not retain the previous settings and will go to the Home Icon screen when the vehicle is restarted. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information on dealer reimbursement procedures for Customer Assistance Center (CAC) Tier 1 and Tier 2 empowerment tools: diagnostic fee, short term rental, and up-front towing (U.S. only). Read More », This preliminary informational bulletin provides information on Damaged, Disassembled or Improperly Packaged Turbochargers Returned to Warranty Part Center. The recall began on August 4, 2017. Read More », This preliminary information advises the technician to perform a battery sensor module learn if the battery has been disconnected. Read More », This informational bulletin provides information for dealers/technicians on When and How to Submit a Field Product Report (FPR) (U.S. ", "Engine light on, computer chip replaced", "Engine oil pan leak. "Back up camera lighting is very poor the headlights need to be turned off before lighting is satisfactory. 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