Finally it stopped working altogether. Which isn't a lot of miles for most people. It goes haywire and then every time I turn off the truck it resets itself -5mph until it eventually gets back to 0mph sitting still. I found that interesting considdering my local dealer service manager mind you. Seriously thinking of looking else where when I purchase my next car.
I also like to use a small pick tool that looks like a little hook to … place behind the the dash panels and gentle pull the panel away from the clipped areas. The failure mileage was 159,000. The wiring harness can be found at Circuit City or Best Buy! The relays are good and problem is the fuse relay center. First start by removing the screw near the cigarette lighter to the left of the cigarette lighter. No oil on dip stick.
The vehicle was not diagnosed nor repaired. Only temporary fix I've found is to turn car on and off. The lubrication points should be shown in a diagram in your owners manual. Kinda strange the recall doaent effect only the Trailblazers don't you think. So I just tried this and it worked probably had to be re … set. If I set a half hour, sometimes an hour then the dims start working again.
Yes, and for many truck owners this is an attractive option that works well for the do-it-yourself folks out there who like to save some cash and prefer to do their own repairs and maintenance. He mentioned that I was lucky the vehicle was still under warranty because the repair was very costly. With so many having this issue Chevrolet should be recalling this vehicle and fixing the problem. Then a rebuild is what you need. A short may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative. I thought I would never see that meter turning again.
First of all you can certainly save some cash by purchasing a used speedometer, that's for sure. Satisfaction Guarantee Thank you for giving us the opportunity to earn your business. My auto mechanic says that they have seen a lot of this. I have encountered a problem with the speedometer not working properly or not working at all in some cases. For a very reasonable amount you can get all the parts needed to do the job, instructions and maybe even a little left over for a couple tools - not a bad deal at all.
Its called a special coverage adjustment. Last week the speedometer started malfunctioning and not accurately reading the correct speed. So we found shade and waited for cool down. Once the hdm module became to hot to touch upon failing. Scroll down to see if your vehicle is on our repair list. I have to shut my car off if my speed is stuck.
Again, he did some research and found this to be a common problem. Let truck warm up set temp just push the needle on where it should read 190 or so as before. Maybe the Cobalt debacle will make them step up on this problem. Once you remove the bottom dash trim you can remove the 2 remaining screws from the upper bezel. Can I Repair My Speedometer Assembly? Yes I have brights and I have been stopped twice and ticketed once for the issue of failure to dim. Only the brights will work at this time.
The contact extinguished the fire. It would turn over but no start. Car cut off rectangles it pulled over wait 30 mins. Please consider a recall as it apperas this vehicle was just poorly made and many other people are experiencing the same issues. Wheel hubs and bearing rounds crankshaft and power steering pulley power steering pump oil changes 2500 to 3000 miles synthetic oil. It started with the speedometer stuck on 60 mph and like a cancer the problem spread to every single gauge in the cluster.
Occasionally the needle will return to zero when the vehicle is shut off but not always. Closest person I can call is over an hour away. I received something in the mail stating this this is a common problem with this model and that I would be either reimbursed for having it fixed or I could have it paid for by the company to have it fixed, but somehow we have misplaced the letter I received. They rebuild the entire cluster the guy said that all the gauges in the instument cluster are driven by the same type of motors and that I should replacce all of them before the were out. Each time it is re-started, the speedometer goes down 7 mph, and you must continue to turn on and off until back to zero. If the cruise control is not working, the problem is most likely the speed sensor. The battery had drained a month earlier and seats didn't work after.
Its called a special coverage adjustment. No warning from the vehicle as it was running normal. They tested fuel filter and other stuff. Remove the bolts holding the long black bar on top of the black plastic casing. It made sence to me since the rpm's gauge was beginning to act weird. This gauge flip-flops more than a politician during election season.