The only cost to you is the labor charge unless your willing to do the job your self. And finally there will be 1 or 2 wire harness plugs in the back that need to be simply unplugged. It is one of two things the cluster or the ignition! You must return your core with 21 days or face a steep core charge. So any instrument cluster being sold now is a used unit or a rebuilt used unit. Dealers are to replace the instrument panel cluster after the condition has been verified. If you're having this intermittent power failure you'll need a shop to repair the cluster, info here: Q.
There will be one electrical plug in the back. After the warranty expired the issue resurfaced. It works more then it doesnt work, and now not working and I ran out of gas. This requires a trip to the dealer for mileage re-programming. Okay, Im assuming it probably needs the cluster replaced. Thanks again Mike, for the recommendation.
Then it got to where it … would not move at all till I had driven some , then it would start working right. The workmanship is really superb. I have seen this similar condition on other models caused by the ignition switch. The Gauges themselves work fine as well as the Climate Control but the Lights don't. If you have experience soldering electronics Silverado speedometer repair kits are available online for some models — see link in resources section below.
Causes of Language Scrolling Problem Two problems have been identified as potential causes of this problem. I did have the cluster replaced due to the stepper motor issue several years back. Good Luck The transmission fluid should be checked when the is vehicle is warmed up and while the engine is on. For vehicles covered by Vehicle Service Contracts, all eligible claims with repair orders on or after September 28, 2007 for 2003-2004 model year vehicles, and March 23, 2009 for 2005 model year vehicles, are covered by this special coverage and must be submitted using the labor operation codes provided with this bulletin. Replacement sensors are fairly cheap and are widely available online.
Now while driving at night the headlamps go out. Any ideas to help fix this is appreciated. Once this happens all of the indicator lights will flash on then go off and the gauges will come back to their proper level. While the contact was driving between 55-60 mph, smoke expelled from the instrument panel and air vents. You're now ready to re-install the cluster and test our your job! I do not want to be on the side of the road. It covered several years of and trucks. You'll need to use a small tool to pry out on the tabs while pulling up on the lens assembly to remove it.
We thought we were entering the freeway at 60, while in fact we were going 20. Once you get it nice and clean, spray some sealant over it. I have the same problem that all the gauges are out. Buy a Used Instrument Cluster Used instrument clusters are typically available at any number of salvage yards but there are several problems with this solution. Any labor costs will be the responsibility of the vehicle owner.
It never seems to do it just when I hit a bump or if I am on a rough road it never matches the pattern of the road. Rotate all the needles counter clockwise gently until the come to a stop, they should all stop at or just below the zero marks. They will replace your gages if they die during this period. I have a 2015 silverado 1500 on lease. Sometimes when it is taking a fit, its almost like it can't catch up, it keeps trying to work and failing and trying and failing, sometimes doing that 10 or 15 times in a just a few seconds.
Posted on Oct 07, 2010. I had to drive 20 minutes on a highway surrounded by cops without knowing how fast I was going. I believe I have checked all fuses at left hand corner of dash, under dash and the under hood fuse box. Loosen the clamp to the air cleaner housing and remove the sensor. The instrument cluster micro processor communicates with other modules in the vehicle over the Class 2 serial data line.
Why not just turn it back in? Both Zwicker and Hall were represented by Beth Terrell, an attorney with the Seattle law firm of Tousley Brain Stephens. No driveability problem even when this happens. All Sierra models — 1500, 2500, and 3500; Duramax, 4. We almost got rammed by a truck. It proceeded to only indicate speeds from approx -10 mph to 10 mph. They have a bad part in or installed it wrong they need to fix it. Last year my temperature gauge was getting stuck after I turned it off.
Because of this at home installation of a factory trans temp gauge is not feasible. He stated that the speedometer displays incorrect speeds or no speed at all while usually driving 45 mph. Now slide each needle back onto the shaft of each new motor being careful to slide it on smoothly and straight down not at an angle, to prevent bending the motor shafts. I will try that tonight as the truck has been sitting for about a week now seems when it sits to it has a better chance It will act up. After 3 month warranty ran out, gas gauge quit working. Mine was doing the same thing and one day I went out to leave for work and it was stuck in third gear with no dash lights. In 2007, Kevin Zwicker filed suit against General Motors in U.