General Motors Recall 1.4 Million Vehicles - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

General Motors Recall 1.4 Million Vehicles

NEW YORK. - General Motors is recalling one-point-four million 2006-to-2009 model year
vehicles.  The automaker says a heated windshield washer fluid system in the cars could  short circuit and start fires.

More than a dozen vehicles models have been recalled, including 2006 to 2009  Buick Lucernes, Hummer H2s and Saturn Outlooks.

G-M says it will disable the system in affected vehicles and compensate owners  a hundred dollars for the loss of the feature. 

Here's a list of vehicles covered in the recall

2006-2009 model year Buick Lucerne, Cadillac DTS, and Hummer H2; 2008-2009 Buick Enclave and Cadillac CTS; 2007-2009 Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV and Escalade EXT; 2007-2009 Chevrolet Avalanche, Silverado, Suburban and Tahoe; 2007-2009 GMC Acadia, Sierra, Yukon and Yukon XL; 2007-2009 Saturn Outlook; and 2009 Chevrolet Traverse.

Owners can contact Buick at (866) 608-8080, Cadillac at (866) 982-2339, Chevrolet at (800) 630-2438, Saturn at (800) 972-8876, GMC at (866) 996-9463 and Hummer at (800) 732-5493

Dealers will remove the heated washer fluid module and reroute washer fluid hoses to fix the problem. Gm will also pay owners and those leasing the recalled vehicles $100.

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