I installed a new also. Started out by reading around 45 miles per hour when sitting at a dead stop. Had the same thing on my Chevy Tahoe. This time it has stopped completely. To get the most out of our website please take our! Call us Toll Free - 888-803-8523 For Quick Answers try using our Live Chat bottom right Welcome to Mr. Back in 2009 I had to pay for the replacement of the instrument cluster.
If it wasn't for this site I probably would have passed 70k and had to get it fixed out of pocket when it quit working. Unfortunately, not many Chevy Silverados qualify these days. Now went out to start it a couple days ago to let it warm up, came back in and the cab was filling up with smoke. Like the lights this is the perfect chance to upgrade your cluster with colored needles, you can get them here: or Q. The solder should flow on smoothly, quickly and cool to a even shiny finish if done properly.
But before we dropped the dough, we wanted to find out if there was a better way. I also wanted to let you know that if you need a reference, I would be happy to participate. It wasn't long after that my speedometer began displaying faulty readings. A year ago we bought a used 2003 suburban and of course immediatly all dash instruments began to fail. And it has done this since I bought it. I took the truck when it first started happening around 100000 miles and they said it wasn't covered. It is very random when it decides to do it.
Its been like this for a couple months but I haven't had the money to fix it. Mine does Not go off, and will sometimes make a fast clicking sound as iff to turn on a stepper all are replaced and made sure no cold joints My cluster is draining my battery I have found. I poked around at the connections and everything stayed powered up. We pay for you to ship the faulty panel to us and to ship it back good as new, and we guarantee our work for life. We may be able to help you - call us at 1 888 803 8523.
Our 24 hour in-shop turnaround means that you will probably have it back and ready to re-install in about a week. Its still the same problem they had all those years ago. It was working this morning on my way to work. Then one day on start-up it just popped to dead empty where it now stays. I have a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5. The dealer stated the cluster is bad and needs replacing. It started out about a month after i bought it after a storm with the gauges not working.
When not working speedometer needle may sit between 15 and 20 mph even when the car is not moving. The ignition switch must be in the proper position. We can repair your Speedometer or Instrument Cluster and save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars. While driving all of the gauges speedometer, gas, voltage, fluid, etc. The dealer repaired it for free. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the contact was informed that the instrument cluster needed to be replaced. The last one I did with this problem was for a guy in Halifax and it took me 3 days on and off to find the problem then I spent one day testing my solution to make sure it would shut down every time.
The vehicle was not repaired at the time of complaint. I disassembled the cluster and was getting ready to test for loose parts. I sometimes have to use a heat gun and overnight it in the freezer to find the exact location of the problem. Submit a claim for Perform Tech 2 Gauge Sweep Test. Install the new instrument panel cluster.
Do not get it too hot for too long or you can damage the circuit board. Use the de-soldering bulb and the solder iron to suck off the old solder on each of the four pins of each motor. Deon That problem can sometimes be hard to find, especially if it's intermittent. They are written to inform these technicians of conditions that may occur on some vehicles, or to provide information that could assist in the proper service of a vehicle. Properly trained technicians have the equipment, tools, safety instructions, and know-how to do a job properly and safely.
If you found my instructable helpful please share it online with anyone you know who may need this kind of repair by pasting the link into blog posts, forum posts or right on your website! We rebuild the entire unit, replacing all of the gauge stepper motors and illumination lamps, and send it back better than new. Scroll down to see if your vehicle is on our repair list. This has been broken for several weeks now. There will be one electrical plug in the back. Special Coverage Adjustment This special coverage covers the condition described above for a period of 7 years or 70,000 miles 110,000 km , whichever occurs first, from the date the vehicle was originally placed in service, regardless of ownership. The dealer would repair the failure for free; however, the vehicle was excluded from the free remedy because the mileage exceeded the 70,000 requirement.