Safety Ratings
1996 GMC Jimmy
Front Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 1.0000
Number of Recalls8
Number of Complaints414
Number of Investigations6
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1996 GMC Jimmy vehicles

1996 GMC Jimmy (4/28/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V159000

Component Name: VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN MINIVANS, PICKUP TRUCKS, AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES WITH CERTAIN MODEL-ENGINE COMBINATIONS, THE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR MAY FAIL DUE TO CRACKED SOLDER JOINTS ON THE CONTROLLER CIRCUIT BOARD. THE WINDSHIELD WIPERS COULD WORK INTERMITTENTLY OR NOT AT ALL.

Defect: IF THIS WERE TO OCCUR DURING BAD WEATHER, DRIVER VISIBILITY WOULD BE REDUCED, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WIPER MOTOR CIRCUIT BOARD AND COVER. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON JUNE 19, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020, GMC AT 1-800-462-8782, OR OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-442-6537.

1996 GMC Jimmy (12/4/2001)  

Campaign Number: 01I018000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: 1996-1997 4-WHEEL DRIVE CHEVROLET BLAZER, GMC JIMMY, AND OLDSMOBILE BRAVADA SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. SOME OWNERS HAVE HAD TO PAY FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE UPPER BALL JOINTS THAT HAVE SEPARATED. GM IS PROVIDING A SPECIAL POLICY TO THESE OWNERS TO COVER UPPER BALL JOINT REPLACEMENT IF THE CUSTOMER FOLLOWED THE RECOMMENDED MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE FOR THE CHASSIS LUBRICATION AND THE VEHICLE STILL REQUIRED THE REPLACEMENT OF THE UPPER BALL JOINTS DUE TO SEPARATION.

Defect: THIS COULD CAUSE A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE.

Corrective Action: GM HAS DECIDED TO CONDUCT A CUSTOMER SATISFACTION CAMPAIGN TO REPLACE THE UPPER BALL JOINTS ON AFFECTED VEHICLES. THIS SPECIAL POLICY IS FOR A PERIOD OF 8 YEARS OR 100,000 MILES, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST, FROM THE DATE THE VHEICLE WAS ORIGINALLY PLACED IN SERVICE, REGARDLESS OF OWNERSHIP. THE UPPER BALL JOINT REPLACEMENT, DUE TO SEPARATION, WILL BE MADE AT NO CHARGE TO THE CUSTOMER DURING THIS PERIOD. OWNERS CAN CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020, GMC AT 1-800-862-4389, OR OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-442-6537, CONCERNING THIS PROGRAM.

1996 GMC Jimmy (6/28/2001)  

Campaign Number: 01V200000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, AND WISCONSIN, AND IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. FAILURE OF AN UPPER CONTROL ARM BALL JOINT ASSEMBLY COULD OCCUR DUE TO CORROSION.

Defect: THIS CAN RESULT IN IMPAIRED STEERING OR STEERING LOSS, OR A PARTIAL OR COMPLETE COLLAPSE OF THE FRONT SUSPENSION, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE BOTH UPPER BALL JOINTS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 4, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020, GMC AT 1-800-462-8782, OR OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-442-6537.

1996 GMC Jimmy (7/19/1999)  

Campaign Number: 99I006000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN BY THE AGENCY. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CERTAIN LIGHT DUTY PICKUP TRUCKS, SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, OR MINIVANS EQUIPPED WITH 3-SENSOR ABS (ANTILOCK BRAKING SYSTEM) EBC4 UNITS.

Defect: THESE VEHICLES CAN EXPERIENCE EXTENDED STOPPING DISTANCES DURING ABS STOPS ON CERTAIN MULTIPLE SURFACES, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL MODIFY THE COMPUTER PROGRAM WHICH OPERATES THE ABS UNIT ON SOME VEHICLES, OR REPLACE THE COMPUTER ON OTHERS TO IMPROVE THE PERFORMANCE OF THE ABS ON THESE SURFACES.

1996 GMC Jimmy (7/19/1999)  

Campaign Number: 99V193000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CERTAIN 4-WHEEL DRIVE PICKUP TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH ABS (ANTILOCK BRAKING SYSTEM) MANUFACTURED FROM SEPTEMBER 1989 THROUGH AUGUST 1996. UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS THE SWITCH WHICH SIGNALS THE ABS SYSTEM WHETHER THE VEHICLE IS IN 2-WHEEL OR 4-WHEEL DRIVE CAN MALFUNCTION CAUSING INCREASED STOPPING DISTANCES DURING ABS STOPS WHILE IN THE TWO-WHEEL DRIVE MODE.

Defect: IF THIS OCCURRED AT A TIME WHEN MINIMUM STOPPING DISTANCE WAS REQUIRED, A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE OR REPAIR THE 4-WHEEL/2-WHEEL DRIVE SWITCH.

1996 GMC JIMMY for sale

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1996 GMC Jimmy

$3,999

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 135191 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Eatontown, NJ
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Erie, PA
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 193364 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Ely, NV
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 97410 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Shenandoah, PA
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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$2,000

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 218608 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Pella, IA
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

New Listing
$2,499

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 192819 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Jamestown, ND
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

$1,382

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 231796 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Willmar, MN
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy SLE

$1,595

1996 GMC JIMMY SLE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 141973 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Schaumburg, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 153118 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Corry, PA
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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$3,999

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 165000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Markham, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy SLT

$2,900

1996 GMC JIMMY SLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 152525 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Sycamore, IL
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

$1,599

1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 203860 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Edmond, OK
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 159012 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Rockford, MI
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy

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1996 GMC JIMMY

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 95278 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Pensacola, FL
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy

1996 GMC Jimmy SLE

$5,999

1996 GMC JIMMY SLE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 88190 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Yellow
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Kingsport, TN
  • MPG: 15 City / 20 Hwy
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