Chevrolet VIN Recall Check
How to get the best bang for your buck for a Chevy? Be sure to check if the car you’re buying has no undeclared safety issues. As a seller, you want to boost buyers’ confidence. At Vehicle.report, you can run a Chevrolet Recall Check for free to access recall information as well as vehicle history.
What is a Chevrolet VIN recall check?
At Vehicle.report, you can search for recalls issued for any Chevrolet vehicle. Manufacturers like Chevrolet are among the top sources of information for our comprehensive database of vehicle data. Using the vehicle identification number, you can verify if Chevrolet issued a recall for any vehicle.
A vehicle safety recall is usually initiated by a car manufacturer for defects that pose a risk to vehicle safety. This defect may have been discovered in several vehicles of the same design or manufacture or in components of the same type and manufacture. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an agency within the US Department of Transportation, oversees the safety recalls.
A VIN or vehicle identification number is a 17-digit alphanumeric code that serves to identify your Chevrolet vehicle as a unique unit. No two vehicles have the same VIN. It is the key to all data about a vehicle.
How do I find previous recalls on my Chevrolet car?
General Motors, Chevrolet’s parent company, launched a total of 5,380 recall campaigns from January 1985 to September 2016. With a recall rate of 985 per 1,000 cars sold, 90.1 percent of cars recalled had issues with consequences that may cause fire, crash, injury or death.
Our Chevrolet recall search tool is 100% free. You can also check for recalls by VIN at the official Chevrolet Owner’s website. At Vehicle.report, however, you can unlock a ton of data using the VIN. Every VIN report generated includes the vehicle’s specifications, market value, accident records and a complete NMVTIS vehicle history.
How can I check a Chevrolet car’s history for free?
Acquiring a free car report can be easier than paying for one or getting it from a dealership. You can do it anytime with just a few clicks as soon as you find a car you would like to consider buying. Checking the vehicle history of a car is a critical step before you proceed to other steps in the purchasing process. You should be able to get a car report without being blocked by a paywall that most vehicle history providers require.
Why should you get a free vehicle history when paid services are available? First of all, free does not mean that running a database of vehicle data does not cost anything at all. Vehicle.report lets advertisers on its website cover the cost. Free does not also mean unreliable. Using the latest technology, we are able to efficiently collate information from trusted government and industry sources.
How to run a Chevrolet VIN recall check?
Check all active recalls for any Chevrolet car, truck or SUV in the United States in two easy steps
Check the VIN
Look for the VIN in these most common locations: through the windshield near the base of the dashboard (driver’s side) or on the door frame on the driver’s side.
You can also find the VIN on the vehicle’s documents: registration card, vehicle title, Insurance card, or owner’s manual.
What can a Chevrolet VIN recall check tell me about a recall?
NHTSA Campaign Number refers to a unique number assigned to a recall.
Summary of important details about the recall covers the model and model year of affected vehicles, the issue or part that may pose a safety risk or fail to meet minimum safety standards, and, possibly, where the vehicles were sold or registered. Chevrolet will also explain how the defect or issue may affect the vehicle’s operation and safety.
Remedy refers to the recommended solution to the structural or mechanical problem. Chevrolet will explain whether the issue can be fixed or if a defective component will be replaced.
Contact information includes the date when Chevrolet will start sending notifications to owners, the Chevrolet reference number for the recall, and the number for Chevrolet customer service hotline.
Why should I run Vehicle.report’s Chevrolet VIN recall check?
General Motors, Chevrolet’s parent company, launched a total of 5,380 recall campaigns from January 1985 to September 2016. With a recall rate of 985 per 1,000 cars sold, 90.1 percent of cars recalled had issues with consequences that may cause fire, crash, injury or death. Here is a sampling of car recalls issued for Chevrolet in the last two years:
You can also check Chevrolet recalls by VIN at the official Chevrolet website. Here are other resources you can tap to know more about Chevrolet cars: Chevrolet Owner’s Manual, Chevrolet safety ratings, Chevrolet reviews, and Chevrolet dealerships.
Using Vehicle.report’s 100% free Chevrolet recall search tool, a VIN unlocks a ton of data including: