Bottom left- Antilock Brake System warning light- This means there is a fault in the antilock brake system. Turn key off, and then start engine. Four different mechanics have attempted to solve the problem and no success yet. Why are other years models getting a recall!!!!! It also means something is wrong with the Stabilitrak system. One day somebody is gonna become a whistle blower. You may hear or feel the system working. To be sure here is a video that will show you how to pull the codes to see which one is the problem.
When you first start your vehicle and begin to drive away, the system performs several diagnostic checks to insure there are no problems. StabiliTrak selectively applies braking pressure at any one of the vehicle's brakes to help guide the vehicle in the direction which you are steering. If this is the case, your vehicle does not need servicing. On the chevy trailblazer, it is located under the truck, drivers side, sort of behind the drivers seat. Update from Aug 12, 2013: vehicle was towed aug 6 2013 to chevy dealer where is was purchased for the third time, this time they said it needed a new battery after spending 170. These codes give an indication as to what system is having a problem.
There needs to be a recall on this. A u1000 is a general communication error. I cannot afford to fix the problem with the gauges malfunctioning. When you first start your vehicle and begin to drive away, the system performs several diagnostic checks to insure there are no problems. Or if the truck was running when you were filling it with gas, this can also cause this code.
StabiliTrak will turn off automatically if a problem is detected in the system. Thank God the fuel light works or else I would not be able to drive it at all. It has close to 120,000 miles on it. The other seemed to have been solve but not these. Browse lists of some previously answered questions. Traction control activates when the controller senses wheel spin. Want to turn the light off??? This Trailblazer has only 45,000 miles on it because all of the gauges go crazy, including the fuel gauge, The tachometer is crazy, the voltage is all over the place, The speedometer is frequently wrong, The temp usually works.
The only things that worked were the windshield wipers. I could not believe how many others are having this same problem. The only fix is to take it to the dealer. Either way, there's one thing everyone seems to agree on: the darn thing is just wrong. The code reader said that i have 4 incomplete modules can this abs module cause that because theirs no other codes popping up other than the abs codes. If the vent valve does not operate, the system will not seal when it needs to, thus causing a large leak.
Press the gas pedal 3 times all the way to the floor within 5 seconds. No luck, computer doesn't show basis for failure, so anyone working on it guesses. Open it by pulling down on it from the top with your fingers. This gauge flip-flops more than a politician during election season. I once took a 10 year old Toyota back to the dealership and the part was replaced because many other vehicle of the same type were experiencing the same problem. How can we prove this.
Here is a test you can do by hand if you don't have a scanner. State inspection is approaching, and just hoping they won't be on when I get there. A simple test with a test light and a scanner that can turn the vent solenoid on and off would need to be done to test the valve. With all the complaints listed describing the same sort of problems you would think there would be a recall to correct this issue. The code does not tell you what part to replace, but rather gives you a direction to go in diagnosing the cause of the problem. You need to use a scan tool to access the chassis control system and read the diagnostic codes. This indicates a malfunction in the engine control and emissions systems of your car.
The hazard lights flashed on the dashboard but not exterior which is extremely dangerous. Have we had any death because of this. Aug 28, 2011 There is a malfunction in the StabiliTrak system. It will do that from time to time. Sometimes it lights up automatically when driving under certain road conditions, and will turn off later when normal conditions resume. Even with the proper scanner to view stability system data, the sensor is usually operating correctly at the time of diagnosis.
The oil life has been reset. Something needs to be done about this. Same problems, will not go into details, everyone here having the same problems. Top left- car with squiggly tire tracks and a wrench- that means something is wrong with your Stabilitrak traction control system. I will send that info right out. When I went to the dealership to check on getting the problem fixed, they knew exactly what it was about but said there is no relief available.
I plan on calling and complaining and hopefully we will get a recall on this. I have had a a few problems, but just last week all my gauges and warning lights started going crazy. However, since it is designed on your car, you should enjoy the advantages of having a good stabilitrak system because it enhances driving convenience and control, added safety as well. First check the fuses and then disconnect the module and look for broken or damaged terminals. I could not tell how fast I was going or how much gas I have. If you would like, i can send you instructions on how to do it. Latest attempt was replacing a worn ignition.