One is a faulty selector stalk button on the circuit board which can be replaced with careful de-soldering and replacement if a suitable replacement button can be found. The biggest fear of removing the cluster was removed by your easy five minute removal instructions. You might be curious if your Silverado speedometer problems may be caused by a faulty speed sensor or speedometer cable. This problem is most commonly seen on Silverado, Sierra, Suburban, Yukon, Avalanche, Tahoe, Escalade and H2. Let me know if it does Mike I have check my fuses and they are good. This services requires that you send us your cluster for repair. Most instances can be repaired and this is included as part of the regular rebuild service.
My battery even though the dash on the truck has the battery light has not run down it seems like the alternator is charging. Shipping costs charged for repair services are used to ship your part back to you once your repair service has been completed. In 2007, Kevin Zwicker filed suit against General Motors in U. The cluster was a snap to put back in, and it works great. Silverado temp gauge not working — Silverado temp gauge up and down If you have a temp gauge not working or reading up and down you should first make sure you have plenty of coolant in your radiator of course but baring that the only likely cause on a Silverado would be a failing stepper motor on the temperature gauge which requires gauge repair. Either one or both screen will typically be affected.
I will certainly recommend you to anyone in need of your type of work. In the engine compartment on the drivers side there is a large black box like component with writing on the top that says Electrical center. If you think this may be the case in your situation, please read this , as repairs on these instrument clusters may incur a moderate additional charge. I can repair this issue with our repair service for 03-06 Silverado, Suburban, Sierra, Tahoe, Yukon, Avalanche and Escalade models only. Re-programming of the instrument cluster is necessary to make the new gauge functional and should be included as part of the gauge upgrade service.
Now the cluster can be removed for replacement or repair. Be aware of generic brand stepper motors produced in China, numerous problems have been seen with these aftermarket motors. Since these instrument clusters are fully electronic there is no traditional speedometer cable as there used to be in older vehicles so that rules that out. Our service is 100% guaranteed or your money back. Look for the short at the wires below the emergancy brake, going up thru the dashboard Do you know when this problem started did you step on the emergancy brake real hard and it started the problem Try to remember how it started did you install any new components, look for the short there. It is Important to Include your 17 digit Vehicle Identification number When shipping your part for Remanufacture. This is yet another common issue with 03-06 Silverados.
Third, you can have your original instrument cluster repaired by a professional speedometer repair business www. The mileage is stored inside each clusters memory not in the vehicles computer. The transmission temperature gauge suffers from the same tendency to fail as all the other gauges and again will be caused by a failing stepper motor. For example, an instrument cluster with 6 analog gauges will have 6 stepper motors. First, any used instrument cluster will have the older generation of stepper motors and is likely to have failing gauges at the time of purchase. If you have your gauge cluster rebuilt it will not need to be re-programmed. The second cause is due to surface insulation resistance failure on the board.
Speedometer that can take care of these problems quickly, permanently, and for a fraction of what it would cost to get them fixed at the dealership. Our service is 100% guaranteed or your money back. We source our parts from a network of more than 2,000 trusted vendors. Any labor costs will be the responsibility of the vehicle owner. Light duty trucks can be upgraded with a transmission temperature gauge if you want to monitor your transmission temps during towing or hauling. The reason this happens is when there is a short, the fuse will blow giving an indication that the battery is not charging. We will uninstall, repair and reinstall all Gauge Clusters locally.
Fortunately, the frequency of these failures has lead to services like Dr. Remove the cover and check the 50 amp fuses on the top row, one of them has blown. Â You will need to remove and send your module to us for repair. Special Rates for Car Dealerships, Junk Yards and Shops. Services range from single gauge repairs to fully warrantied complete rebuild services. In some cases the needle will move smoothly but will be reading noticeably higher or lower than normal at all points.
Our service is 100% guaranteed or your money back. Also thanks for replacing the few back lamps that were out, it now looks great also. This section will outline all the most common problems that have been identified. Our service is 100% guaranteed or your money back. The second and perhaps better option is to have a factory transmission temperature gauge installed into your original instrument cluster. And finally there will be 1 or 2 wire harness plugs in the back that need to be simply unplugged. All gauge clusters received through mail will be sent back out the very next business day.
We go to the root of the problem and use new upgraded parts to ensure the issue does not return. If the oil pressure sending unit checks out then you know the oil pressure gauge is bad and needs rebuilt. You have to check these fuses by removing them one at a time and looking at them. If these fuses are good then the short is still active and keeping one of the relays open. By taking them out and looking to see if the contact was burnt? Refuring to the 02 suburban, you have blown a fuse somewhere. This is usually the first gauge problem the vehicle owner sees and is experienced as a stuck, sticky or jumpy gauge needle. Commonly, fuel gauge failure has led to drivers being stranded along the road as they attempt to measure their fuel by miles driven on the odometer.