Some of the other warning lights are less easy to decipher, and thankfully less common to see. This resets … the system. If the system is working normally, the indicator light turns off. They told me that there was no system or function in the truck or the stability system that could make the truck shudder as I described or that could independently apply braking. A pickup truck in the next lane left of me had a piece of plywood ejected from the bed and was flying through the air towards the front of my pickup.
The truck was purchased in July of 2012, but it only has 23000 mile on it. What else might it be and should it not have shown up when they checked the code? Once at settings, use seek or scan button to scroll through menu. It also helps enhance your vehicle's interior, perfectly complementing your dashboard. As a result of this call I feel work was restarted on the vehicle. When the consumer arrived at the dealer, he was informed the vehicle overheated and had to be towed back to the dealership. Since 1919, Standard Motor Products has engineered a full line of engine management products, including ignition parts, sensors and on-board computers. The authorization finally came through and the dealer proceeded to replace the engine the following week.
After repeated trips to the dealer they said they could not reproduce the problem with no effect or improvement, a call to Chevrolet netted a case number 71-1257538002. Information redacted pursuant to the freedom of information act foia , 5 u. Simply reset the dashboard display after rotating tires. Driving on underinflated tires is unsafe and can lead to a blowout. The vehicle was towed to the dealer. I called the Chevy dealer and he indicated that there was not recall. I even asked the dealer if they would take the truck back in trade for another vehicle, as I really need a reliable truck.
No screws anywhere in sight. The brakes lose hydraulic pressure always, but the dealer tells me I am wrong. I believe the brake light switch recall should be expanded to other years as this problem is occurring in later models than the most current recall year of 2009. These reviews are from anyone who purchased those parts, in this case a Dash Light Rheostat, so you can feel confident that you know what you are buying. The consumer was told he could pick the vehicle up on June 1st. Then the pressure light will go off.
Please call us to set up a comprehensive diagnostic! Proper and regular car maintenance can prevent this issue from occurring, but if it does, it will likely manifest itself with decreased fuel efficiency and increased emissions. The failure of the brake light switch results in the brake lights not lighting when the brake pedal is pressed. He told me that no such warning could have illuminated or it would be in the memory of the vehicle?? Use our Dashboard Symbol Guide to help you to decide whether to continue driving or to pull over and request roadside assistance. Push and hold a … nd it will reset! And I drive it regularly. We specialize in new Chevrolet, used vehicles, service, and financing.
We can be reached at 513-697-5200. The technician was unable to diagnose the failure. Not sure now if I trust the service department. We would advise you to contact your nearest Chevrolet Dealer, and if you are in our local area we would love the opportunity to assist you with this! Bring your car in to have this problem checked immediately. But it works when I leave the service department. The interior metal then would not move freely through the rubber casing. I have a 2005 that I want to replace the lame stock stero with a aftermarket unit.
The 3rd is a medium view of the part removed. Update: Actually, on the 2001 model and probably others the light does not automatically reset. Step by step instructions on how to do a simple scan to check for computer trouble codes. The low tire pressure is reset through the radio. Dont really want to bust up the plastic to get it out.
I pulled over and called onstar who ran a system check. When the light is on steady, this indicates that one or more of the tires are significantly underinflated. The biggest indicator of a bad O2 sensor is a decrease in fuel economy by as much as 40%. We have all been calmly driving down the road thinking about what you are going to make for dinner when one of these dashboard hieroglyphics flashes on and oftentimes they are just as confusing as a foreign language. Could take several seconds, be patient.
Car won't start and I'm tired of getting stranded. The consumer stated the vehicle continued to have problems. It depends greatly depending on make and model. This has happened repeatedly, with the shudder also re-occurring. In any case, bring your car in for servicing immediately if you see this light come on and stay on. Good l … uck finding the reset button -- Iam still looking for where it is on my 4Runner!!! One addition: On my 2004 Highlander I found that you have to push the under-dash button first to turn the pressure indicator light off.
There is a service bulletin to replace a few parts and re-program the system to correct this. It is used to notify you of a variety of possible problems having to do with the engine or emissions system on your vehicle. The vehicle was properly repaired and returned to the consumer. Probably it's just one, b … ut make sure they change all of them. The reset is in radio controls. We have never had a brake light switch fail on any of our other vehicles.