GM Launches Software Update for 2024 Buick Encore GX Infotainment System

October 20th, 2023 by

General Motors (GM) released a software update to update the 2024 Buick Encore GX infotainment system. The update targets the radio module, which has been experiencing several software issues causing glitches and bugs. With the new update, users can expect a more stable and reliable system as the update addresses the malfunctions of the radio module.


The 2024 Buick Encore GX Infotainment System

The service bulletin released by the manufacturer does not provide any specific details regarding the software issues that are affecting the radio module of the 2024 Buick Encore GX, nor does it elaborate on the possible consequences of these issues. To address this problem dealerships are required to thoroughly examine all 2024 Buick Encore GX units in their inventory and install the necessary software update if deemed necessary.


Dealerships are also required to inspect customer vehicles brought in for unrelated repairs or other reasons and ascertain whether or not the software update is needed. Before undertaking any inspections or updates on potentially affected 2024 Buick Encore GX units, GM has strongly recommended that dealerships check the GM Global Warranty Management system.


Any units found to be affected by the software issues will be marked as “Open” on the Investigate Vehicle History screen and will require the necessary updates to be installed. While the service bulletin does not go into great detail about the issues at hand, the manufacturer has taken steps to ensure that dealerships are fully equipped to deal with the situation and that all affected units are given the necessary attention and updates to ensure their continued reliability and safety.


If one owns a 2024 Buick Encore GX and is experiencing issues with the infotainment system, don’t worry. The good news is that the problem can be fixed without replacing any parts. All you need to do is reprogram the radio, which includes a USB update. This process will address any issues related to the infotainment system and ensure that it runs optimally.


If in need of any assistance with the process, it is recommended owners contact Buick customer service. Buick can provide drivers with further information and answer any questions drivers may have. The customer service team is also available to provide support and guidance to dealers who may require it.


The 2024 Buick Encore GX has been updated with new styling and technology. The mid-cycle refresh includes fresh LED lighting inspired by the Buick Wildcat EV concept. The cabin has also been overhauled with new styling and features, such as the Buick Virtual Cockpit System. This system comes with an 11-inch infotainment screen and an 8-inch configurable driver cluster.


There are two engine options available for the Buick Encore GX, including a turbocharged 1.2L gasoline engine that produces 137 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque, and a turbocharged 1.3L I3 L3T gasoline engine that cranks out 155 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. The standard drive is front-wheel, with all-wheel drive available as an option.


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