In 2007, approximately 100,000 miles later the tachometer began to function intermittently. It is a simple test as outlined in the article. Find the fuses corresponding to the above mentioned warning lights and pull them out with the fuse puller, which can be found inside the fuse panel. Maybe a better view of the plug in connection to the switch. If the last code is actually a p0134, that is also an oxygen sensor code for position 1.
The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer. When i turn the key off sometimes the gauges stay on for about 5 seconds then they shut off. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer after the two repairs and they were not able to replicate or diagnose the failure. Further, the interior trim and controls look and feel flimsy. Have taken it to other repair shops, but they refer back to the dealer in order to obtain parts. To see the video for this repair please This ignition switch fits the following vehicles, however the repair procedure may vary between these vehicles.
When I was leaving to go home, nothing, everything seemed ok. If reprogram does not correct all conditions, it will have to get furhter diagnosis. First the rpm gauge stuck at zero in March '08. When it started moving the noise is so loud that it sounds like the whole bottom of my truck going to fall off. Assuming you don't have any other trouble codes, you should at least get the thermostat replaced and a new belt if they said it was bad. Remove the steering column covers and check for ignition power on the Orange wire with the ignition on.
Why should the owner have to pay for an apparent ground issue defect problem? The contact stated that the battery was disconnected to turn off the vehicle. Hope that helps If you try to make a second key at walmart they will insert it into an electronic box first to see if it has a chip or not. So I looked online and I can see that I am not the only person who is having this problem, but I do not see it on this sight. The spring clips are missing. I was having a problem so wedged my screwdriver between the switch housing and lifted it instead. The contact stated that the abs, battery, and traction control warning indicators illuminated.
It is amazing how reprogramming computers on today's vehicles cn fix so many different things. We've had no rain forever so not sure why it quit, not from overuse certainly. I took it to the shop and they did a scanner test and then reprogrammed the Body Control module. Shut it off and then nothing on the dash — no lights or gauges. I believe Auto Zone does a free diagnostic test. There is a recall on inspection of the drivers side air bag for a condition that will keep the bag from possibly inflating all of the way. When the vehicle was started, the instrument cluster failed to illuminate.
And make the chevy brand reputable again. At this point you will really need the use of a Tech 2 scan tool. Adjust the teeth on the new switch to match the old switch position. I would hope that other persons report these issues, and that the manufacturers would be forced to repair the issue. Answers by real people in real time! If something breaks, I would rather break an old part that is being replaced, instead of the latch on the harness connector. Two screws, 7mm, for the black hush panel under the dash. Does this like it could be the ignition switch? The vehicle was not repaired and the manufacturer was notified.
Also, the contact noticed that the abs sensor illuminated intermittently. This has progressively gotten worst to the point that it happens every couple of weeks. Now there is a soft piece of rubber trim at the rear of the lower cover. My mother traded hers in because her speedometer was going out. Mine is failing right now with 51k miles causing a false reading on the speedometer. Shortly thereafter, the speedometer began to malfunction intermittently.
At 120,000 miles, it quit all together. The all aluminum head in this engine does not with stand over tightening so please keep this in mind when replacing the plugs. In addition to the other electrical failure issues, one by one the odometer, gas gauge, temp, etc. The actuators in the heating and cooling are not working properly. The windshield wipers will auto turn on and you will not be able to stop them, they will eventually short out.