The vehicle cannot stay strait it either pulls to the left or to the right. If you can help me please. The erroneous speed indication causes an issue when going too slow or too fast in traffic. Limp mode is designed to keep the transmission from hurting itself when it detects something is wrong. In either first or second gear, the torque converter slips more than it normally would on a takeoff. Let me know cause this is a very serious matter which I would like to fix before I get into an accident.
Something needs to be done to correct this problem as this is a huge safety issue. After five years, most of the issues with these trucks had been worked out. Its a big vehicle and to swerve side to side scares other vehicles on the highway, which puts everybody at risk everytime I'm on the road. The wires transfer high voltage pulses between the voltage source, the distributor, and the spark plugs. The 4wd light comes on with or without the trailor hooked up and has been checked several times by the dealer. . I turned the truck off as the book said and then restarted.
Check Engine Light— Before doing any serious work, if you have a check engine soon light, go ahead and have it scanned to see what trouble codes it is throwing out. You have come to the right place if you need new or replacement parts for your 2003 Sierra 1500. Stating that everything is normal and no work from there part should be done on this truck. When I called they said I had to drive an hour and a half to fix it. I believe there is a controversy into all of this. I have to put the truck into 2nd or 1st gear to get the transmission to engage.
Were normal operation of the transmission. In order to unlock it the consumer had to have the tow truck pull the vehicle in order to unlock it. This vehicle I find is a accident waiting to happen. Automatic Transmission problem 9 When vehicle was stopped on an incline with gear placed in park before engaging parking brake the transmission locked in park. Since this time, when I pull the trailor for a long period of time, the truck will again feel as if it is in neutral.
I managed to get the truck to the side of the road and read the owners manual concerning the light. Transmission Not Locking in Overdrive— The 4L60E and 4L80E both have torque converters that lock. It is pretty applicable to the 4L80E as well. It came in the lighter duty trucks. Most of the advice and information is applicable to the two automatic transmissions that came in almost all these trucks.
There are clonking and ticking sounds coming from the transmission just from shifting from drive to reverse,reverse to drive. They all have different quirks. This kit provides a stainless steel gauge face with back lighting to upgrade the appearance of your Instrument Cluster. These premium aftermarket replacement components are manufactured to meet your expectations for fit, form, and function. I was told this is normal operation. While driving when engaging the passing gear sometimes you hear that clonking sound like if there was a slack in the transmission.
The issue started when the vehicle had 6k miles on it and it is getting worse. Every hole or crack in the road I can feel when I hit a small hole or a dip in the pave the vehicle wants to dog track most of the time the truck pulls to the left, when it does there is a slight vibration you can feel from the accelerator or the brake. Different styles are available, including the pop-out type with a short or long knob for dashboard and panel applications. That makes taking off much better on the transmission. In December 2003, while pulling a travel trailor, the service 4-wd light came on and the truck felt as if it had been shifted into neutral. For a complete list of recalls, check this list out from. No one can feel comfortable driving down a road and never knowing if you will be hit from behind due to this truck stalling for no reason.
From all these complaints I did to gm still today they tell me and show me paperwork from gm tech line. I had this vehicle since July 2004 and since then I've been to the dealership a number of times everytime they said that everything was ok and showed me paperwork stating from gm canada that clonking, ticking etc. Designed to meet the exact needs of each specific vehicle, Hitachi electronic throttle bodies are the premium choice. The feel of the vehicle isn't right like if its dog tracking. Vehicle had been to the repair shop five times for this same problem, but problem still persists. The transmission shifts so hard it feels as if the back end of the truck will fall out.
They have replaced the switch but this has not corrected the problem. You might find the problem right there. It's like if gm has people working on these statements just to cover themselves from having to repair or change parts in order to save money in which I wouldn't dought. Categories , , , Tags , , Post navigation. The manufacturer advised that this was normal operation.
The light stayed on, but the truck did go in gear. AutoZone, or any other parts store will be able to help you with this for free. Dealer and manufacturer have been notified of the problem. You'll be cooler in the heat and keep dry and comfortable in the rain, all because you can keep your windows open just the right amount. You should want this to be the problem.