However, it is pretty modified which is still okay but I think I would have enjoyed some of the things to be as originally on the vehicle when it first came to the car lot. It is full of comfort for long travels. The dealer diagnosed that the vehicle needed a new instrument cluster. Next thing I noticed is that the check engine came on so I pulled off the freeway. For past 3 years the check tire sensor monitor comes on when making a long distance trip. Should be a recall, the front window had it when I first bought it and was fixed.
First you can install an instrument cluster out of a truck that has the trans temp gauge and it will be fully functional in your vehicle because all Silverados as well as Suburbans, Sierras, Tahoes, Avalanches came pre-wired and have a temp sensor already installed in the transmission right from the factory. We were stuck for two hours on the side of a mountain until we could get a tow truck. If you have any questions, please call us at 800-547-2049 or visit www. In my opinion this should be covered by a safety recall. I take it to a dealer. It may appear to be cheaper to repair the individual gauge as the problem arises. If the gear level indicator and odometer have already become dim, then this repair will bring them back to life.
This could be a major safety issue if not fixed. Dec 09, 2014 You may just have a bad bulb, you would need to remove the cluster and check the bulb, the bulb goes in at rear of the cluster, use a light to shine through hole to make sure you have the correct bulb, look at the front of the cluster while shining the light in the hole of the bulb you removed and you will see where you are, now if the cruise is not still working then you may have another problem ,if the cruise still works but theres no light then its just the bulb needs replacing, hope this helps,good luck. There's too much coincidence for it to just be coincidence. The automobile seems to think that it can make up lost money by overcharging everyone. This sending unit is part of the larger fuel pump assembly. He attempted to adjust the brightness of the instrument panel; however, the problem continued to occur. I have owned my Tahoe since Sept.
If any of your gauges are giving erratic readings, not returning to the zero position with the key off, etc. It is making a bad sound that we were told all the struts might need replaced, there is currently a driver assist message for the driver seat that I can't afford to fix and there is a recall for the electric steering. I enjoy the third row seating and all of the things included in it. The radio went off suddenly and the back up camera blacked out suddenly without warning. Whether you are seeking a 2007 Chevy suburban instrument cluster repair, help fixing 2008 Chevy Silverado instrument cluster problems, a 95 Chevy Silverado speedometer repair, a 2007 Chevy Tahoe instrument cluster repair, or something similar - we can help! This cost is on us.
From behind the instrument cluster reach behind the speedometer and disconnect the speedometer cable by releasing the tab. Cause of Individual Gauge Problems Individual gauge problems are almost universally caused by failing gauge motors. I also feel very safe with the bigger vehicle on the road rather than something that may not hold up as well in an accident. We popped the hood and smoke was coming from the fuse box. I'm having the same issue with my '09 Silverado and need to get it fixed before it dies for good. The dealer diagnosed that the vehicle needed a new instrument cluster. So if you know anyone that can solder this is a cheap fix can get the bulbs on ebay but personally find someone that can do a good job and go with led bulbs they will last longer and better, but with all the issues i see you may want to look into a new cluster Dec 05, 2016 What lights are not working? The contact started the ignition and the front passenger side air bag warning indicator began to illuminate continuously.
The failure recurred when the vehicle was in operation. Very convenient for all seasons! Any labor costs will be the responsibility of the vehicle owner. Called OnStar to see if this ever happened. So much for the quality of gm vehicles when I see many other customers have the same issue. I like the removable third row seating and it's convenient when running errands such as grocery shopping.
After a phone call to the dealership where the truck was purchased, I found out that chevy already new about the problem and that they had seen it many times. While it's a great vehicle all around and it drives great, the gas mileage sucks. When installing a new instrument cluster, it is necessary to upload the module configuration to the scan tool. Because they are replacing your entire instrument cluster with a different unit they must re-program the replacement unit so that your odometer mileage will display correctly. I am trying to find a secret release. And lastly, when parking in a parking garage, if I am going slightly downhill to park on one of the down ramps, the brakes seem to lock up and I have to practically push the pedal through the floor to get it to stop. The failure mileage was 54,000 and the current mileage was 88,000.
We should know our rights! Apparently, if you want to display the accurate mileage on your new cluster, the installation and programming needs to be done at the same time. . I read many blogs and many people have had this same issue. 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. Oh and put the ignition in yourself and save 700 bucks because that is what the dealer will charge you!!! I work for gm and I am very embarrassed by this quality issue. The contact owns a 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe. I read many blogs and many people have had this same issue.
I had absolutely no control over any of these systems! It will be replaced with a later model cluster and will need to be programmed. When the light stops flashing it will light solid for a second then go out. Replacement sensors are fairly cheap and are widely available online. Also, there is no guarantee, for example, that no other instrument gauge on your Chevy Silverado will not malfunction later. And it has done this since I bought it. I have changed out the alternator and that did not fix it. So if you know anyone that can solder this is a cheap fix can get the bulbs on ebay but personally find someone that can do a good job and go with led bulbs they will last longer and better, but with all the issues i see you may want to look into a new cluster Dec 05, 2016 What lights are not working? We chose this car because we love the sleek silver.
The current mileage was 9,090 and failure mileage was approximately 5. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer seven times for the failure. I have a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5. And finally there will be 1 or 2 wire harness plugs in the back that need to be simply unplugged. OnStar stopped working before it hit one year.