A/C Condenser Leaking
GM used leaky air conditioners that buckle under pressure in many 2014-2017 trucks and SUVs. Whether it's busted hoses or leaky condensors, thousands of GM owners are showing up to work with sweat stains down their back. It's such a widespr…Continue reading article "A/C Condenser Leaking"
Heater Blows Cold Air
The most frequently complained about component of the 2006 Chevrolet Equinox is an unreliable climate control unit that doesn't warm the car or defrost the windows.Continue reading article "Heater Blows Cold Air"
Where Hvac Complaints Happen
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- heat blows out cold air in the 2006 Equinox
- A/C stopped working in the 2014 Silverado 1500
- a/c stopped working in the 2015 Tahoe
- anti freeze smell in the car in the 2011 Cruze
- noise in the dash in the 2009 Impala
- blower fan doesn't work on all settings in the 2000 Malibu
- blend door broken in the 2006 Equinox
f you crank the heat in certain GM vans, you might get more than you bargained for due to an electrical short.* If the temperature is set to maximum heat or the mode knob is set to maximum floor vent and an electrical short occurs, components inside the modules may overheat and catch fire.
Any potential fires will start in the headliner. I like the cabin toasty on a cold winter day, but that’s a bit too much. GM doesn’t know when the recall will begin, so keep the heat down in the meantime.keep reading article "The Heat System in These Recalled GM Vans is Taking Things Too Far"
A lawsuit filed in Oklahoma says GM’s A/C will only blow hot air due to multiple defects in the HVAC system.
And that the automaker wasn’t upfront about the problem.
The lawsuit says there are at least two defective parts of the air conditioning system, the first being the line leading from the compressor to the condenser. This line consists primarily of an aluminum tube connected to a rubber hose, but the plaintiffs claim the tube can disconnect from the rubber hose and allow the refrigerant to leak.keep reading article "Oklahoma Lawsuit Says GM’s A/C Only Blows Hot Air"
Additionally, the aluminum tube is allegedly defective because it can rupture and allow the leak to occur.…