Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. Now the cluster can be removed for replacement or repair. If the sending unit checks out then you know the gas gauge is bad and needs rebuilt. 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. The electronic mirrors wont retract.
Customer responsible for return shipping on core items. Customer responsible for return shipping on core items. Customer responsible for return shipping on core items. And finally there will be 1 or 2 wire harness plugs in the back that need to be simply unplugged. Doubt it's the computer; seems an illogical conclusion at this point. I can repair this issue with our repair service for 03-06 Silverado, Suburban, Sierra, Tahoe, Yukon, Avalanche and Escalade models only. This can be done during other repair work to the cluster or as a stand alone upgrade.
This problem is unrelated to the stepper motor problem but is often seen in the same clusters. Okay, Im assuming it probably needs the cluster replaced. Most instances can be repaired and this is included as part of the regular rebuild service. Can I still drive my vehicle while the instrument cluster is out for repair? Whole panel has to be replaced. We look forward to serving you. Light duty trucks can be upgraded with a transmission temperature gauge if you want to monitor your transmission temps during towing or hauling.
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. 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. It all started at once. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. Please refer to the core return instructions included with the part or contact customer service for more details. This requires a trip to the dealer for mileage re-programming. We offer an upgrade which includes adding the transmission temperature gauge, a new faceplate, and calibration of the gauge.
Many refer to it simply as a digital speedometer. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. I will try that tonight as the truck has been sitting for about a week now seems when it sits to it has a better chance It will act up. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. This may include the speedometer and odometer, tachometer, fuel level, temperature, oil pressure, gauges and more. Gauges on the instrument cluster can fail because of a bad battery cable connection or high voltage spikes.
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. Posted on Jan 25, 2009 There are known issues with the gauges on the 03 silverado. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. If any of your gauges or odometer display fail, we will repair them again. Cause of Individual Gauge Problems Individual gauge problems are almost universally caused by failing gauge motors. The second cause is due to surface insulation resistance failure on the board. There are two ways to accomplish this.
First you can install an instrument cluster out of a truck that has the trans temp gauge and it will be fully functional in your vehicle because all Silverados as well as Suburbans, Sierras, Tahoes, Avalanches came pre-wired and have a temp sensor already installed in the transmission right from the factory. Most instances can be repaired and this is included as part of the regular rebuild service. If you have your gauge cluster rebuilt it will not need to be re-programmed. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. Know my oil gauge is acting up. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. Can someone elaborate how this works? Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees.
This morning, first time ever, all gauges inop. These instrument clusters have a common problem with the gauges sticking, giving incorrect readings, or not working at all. Is your Silverado Instrument Cluster no longer working correctly? On the plus side, with no speedometer, your indicated odometer mileage does not increase. Whole panel has to be replaced. This sending unit is part of the larger fuel pump assembly. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core.