Chevrolet Blazer EV Recall: Control Arm Defect Affects 83 SUVs

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Chevrolet Blazer EV Recall
Chevrolet Blazer EV Recall

General Motors is facing teething troubles with the 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV. The electric SUV has been recalled three times since its debut, highlighting challenges with the BEV3 platform which also underpins the Cadillac Lyriq.

The latest issue concerns a potentially faulty right front lower control arm that could fracture while driving.

This defect originated from a supplier in China and resulted in 83 Blazer EVs potentially being equipped with these substandard components.

Chevrolet dealers will inspect and replace the control arm free of charge. Chevrolet Blazer EV owners should be aware of a potential safety concern recently announced by the automaker.

Chevrolet Blazer EV Recall
Chevrolet Blazer EV Recall (Chevrolet)

The issue involves the right front lower control arm, a critical suspension component, which could fracture while driving.

This defect is confined to a small batch of Blazers produced between April 9th and 11th, 2024. F

fortunately, no accidents have been linked to this problem, and Chevrolet emphasizes that replacement parts are being manufactured with enhanced quality control measures.

To check if their vehicle is affected, owners can look for a VIN starting with “3” (indicating Mexican production) and visit GM’s website or the NHTSA portal in early August.

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