2001 Corvette: Recall: Product Emission Recall Uncertified Calibration
2001 Corvette Recall
GM Service Operations DCS890
Urgent - Distribute Immediately
Date: February 14, 2001
Subject: 00103 - Product Emission Campaign Emission Label Error
Models: MODELS: CERTAIN 2001 CHEVROLET CAMARO, CORVETTE; PONTIAC FIREBIRD EQUIPPED WITH 5.7L (RPO LS1 - VIN Code G; RPO LS6 - VIN Code S) ENGINE
To: All Chevrolet Dealers
Attn: Service Managers, Parts Managers, and Warranty Administrators
General Motors has decided to conduct a Voluntary Emission Recall involving certain 2001 Chevrolet Camaro, Corvette; and Pontiac Firebird model vehicles equipped with 5.7L (RPO LS1 - VIN Code G; RPO LS6 - VIN Code S) engines. Uncertified service calibrations for these vehicles were released in error and subsequently programmed into some vehicles that returned to GM dealers for service during the period in which these calibrations were available.
Dealers are to reprogram the Powertrain Control Module (PCM).
Involved are certain 2001 Chevrolet Camaro, Corvette; and Pontiac Firebird model vehicles equipped with 5.7L (RPO LS1 - VIN Code G; RPO LS6 - VIN Code S) engines; and built within these VIN breakpoints:
IMPORTANT: Dealers should confirm vehicle eligibility through GMVIS (GM Vehicle Inquiry System) or GM Access Screen (Canada only) prior to beginning recall repairs. [Not all vehicles within the above breakpoints may be involved.]
Dealer mailing will being on January 11, 2002.
Owner mailing will begin on January 18, 2002.
GMVIS information will be available on January 12, 2002.