You are not purchasing a part. If not, after some period of time, it's not unusual for the cable to break. If the oil pressure sending unit checks out then you know the oil pressure gauge is bad and needs rebuilt. For that year, it's an easy fix anybody can do, Chevy designed a great panel that year. Then you simply place the core in the original box and use the return sticker provided. If you have experience soldering electronics Silverado speedometer repair kits are available online for some models — see link in resources section below. The agreement resolves all outstanding issues between the companies and sets the stage for Delphi to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy by the end of the year.
Also note in the comments that a new engine was installed. The first common cause is a faulty oil pressure sensor which is mounted on the engine. Designed to meet the exact needs of each specific vehicle, Hitachi electronic throttle bodies are the premium choice. This problem is most commonly seen on Silverado, Sierra, Suburban, Yukon, Avalanche, Tahoe, Escalade and H2. Engine hours is not needed to order but if you supply this to Dorman they will apply it to the cluster.
Experience in electronics de-soldering and soldering is highly suggested if you attempt this repair as damage to the circuit board is common with at home repairs. The same stepper motor is used for all the analog guages on the instrument cluster. The stepper motor is manuafactered by Switec Inc. 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. Cause of Individual Gauge Problems Individual gauge problems are almost universally caused by failing gauge motors. So as a test to know if your speed sensor may be the cause of your speedometer problems you simply need to pay attention to how your automatic transmission is behaving. Failure to return the product within 30 days to the Electronic Service Center will result in a charge to the Dealer's Open Parts Account.
They then send your old instrument cluster to their 3rd party repair partner to be rebuilt and sold to the next customer needing it. If it is connected correctly to the speedo and trans, but not working, disconnect the cable from the speedo and the transmission. Replacement sensors are fairly cheap and are widely available online. Replacement requires de-soldering of the faulty stepper motors for removal and soldering in of the new X27. The cluster comes programmed , so it is simply plug and play. Services range from single gauge repairs to fully warrantied complete rebuild services.
The clusters feature all-new stepper motors using the latest upgraded designs and have all-new backlight bulbs. The Professional Classic Design Oil Filter offers outstanding filter capacity, enhanced efficiency, consistent flow management, and a high durability design to provide exceptional filtering performance for classic vehicles. A: You need to tell them when ordering what your mileage is and engine hours so they can program the new one with that data. This requires a trip to the dealer for mileage re-programming. Dim, Dark or Dead Display This issue is most often cause by a failing power supply circuit on the circuit board which requires either replacement components or a solder re-flow.
You have come to the right place if you need new or replacement parts for your 2003 Silverado 1500. This common issue is not actually a problem with the digital displays themselves as they seem to be quite reliable. Buy a Used Instrument Cluster Used instrument clusters are typically available at any number of salvage yards but there are several problems with this solution. This section will outline all the most common problems that have been identified. The cable is supposed to be lubricated every so often with some grease.
Actually the speedometer end is just a square drive gear, the end that plugs into the transmission has a very small gear on the end that meshes with a gear in the transmission. Can I still drive my vehicle while the instrument cluster is out for repair? The settlement allows the owner or lessee to get their instrument cluster replaced under the terms of a special coverage adjustment to their factory standard warranty. The speed sensors in modern vehicles are actually very reliable and rarely go out, but it is possible. The second cause is due to surface insulation resistance failure on the board. I have a 2005 Chevy Tahoe that the speedo and tach went haywire on last week. You'll be cooler in the heat and keep dry and comfortable in the rain, all because you can keep your windows open just the right amount. Whether you need to replace cracked gauge pods or prevent your dash from fading with our selection of premium dashboard covers, AutoZone has the best dash and gauge products for your vehicle.
Even when I come to a stop, it'll still be on 45 until I unhook the battery or turn the truck off and back on 3 or 4 times. Mine was shorting out and draining the battery though the gauges worked. It is nice to have all the lights and gauges on the cluster working. 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. If the sending unit checks out then you know the gas gauge is bad and needs rebuilt. Find replacement parts and upgrades for your 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.