The folks in Lubbock love their trucks, A LOT! But what happens when you lose steering? Nothing good will ever come of that.

General Motors is recalling over 690,000 2014 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 trucks due to a defect that could result in you losing your ability to steer.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (There is a mouth full!)”

“General Motors has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety

exists in certain 2014 model year Chevrolet Silverado LD and GMC Sierra LD

vehicles. These vehicles may experience a temporary loss of electric power

steering (EPS) assist followed by a sudden return of EPS assist, particularly

during low-speed turning maneuvers. The loss and sudden return of EPS assist

typically happens within a 1 second period and is caused by an electrical/

software issue.”

GM has stated they will send dealer letters and letters to consumers when the recall remedy is ready for deployment.

If you want more information you can CLICK HERE to see the complete recall information