You might be curious if your Silverado speedometer problems may be caused by a faulty speed sensor or speedometer cable. We repair the following vehicles. The mileage is stored inside each clusters memory not in the vehicles computer. Can I still drive my vehicle while the instrument cluster is out for repair? So iIl post the name of the dealership if they fix it. I made a big mistake by selling my 2000 Dodge Ram which I had for over ten years and never had any problems whatsoever.
Your web-site made the process very easy and saved me approx. Gauges on the instrument cluster can fail because of a bad battery cable connection or high voltage spikes. It has been always in my garage and use it three to four times a month. Please give us a call if you have questions regarding this upgrade. This sending unit is part of the larger fuel pump assembly.
Now you simply need to pop your new where the old ones were, they will only install in one direction so you don't have to worry about mixing them up or getting it wrong. Thank you again so very much. Clean the lens before installing if needed. Now the instrument pannel is gone. If you have experience soldering electronics Silverado speedometer repair kits are available online for some models — see link in resources section below. The bulbs are soldered directly to the circuit board and replacements are available through specialty supply houses.
You may need to tilt the steering wheel down and move the shifter down to make room. However I am seeing why people walk away from us Manufacturers. If any of your gauges or odometer display fail, we will repair them again. Now make a pen mark on the tape just below the top of each needle. Prices vary depending on exactly what services are performed light replacement, display repair, power failure repair,etc and whether shipping is involved.
Also if your battery is draining down due to a problem with the gauge cluster we can fix that as well. If I had been, I would not be here to complain. I will be happy to refer you and your work as well!! Remove tape and snap clear lens back on making sure to line up the odometer selector stalk. They told me not to worry about it and they would take care of it. I say let the cheating bastards die. No, when you get it back it's ready to plug back in and go! Do not know if this had anything to do with the failure of the speedometer.
Do not know if this had anything to do with the failure of the speedometer. One item might be worth mentioning. 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. Both Zwicker and Hall were represented by Beth Terrell, an attorney with the Seattle law firm of Tousley Brain Stephens. I really believed that I would be without it for a month or better. Do you sell parts so I can do my own repair? This can be done during other repair work to the cluster or as a stand alone upgrade. Now that the speed reads at 60 mph that is faster then any part of the roads I drive to work is.
I felt like I bought a lemon because I thought my truck would go down hill and it was already broken right after I bought it! Unfortunately, not many Chevy Silverados qualify these days. Replacement requires de-soldering of the faulty stepper motors for removal and soldering in of the new X27. This section will outline all the most common problems that have been identified. Dealer stated that chevrolet had problems with the instrument clusters, but mine was not included on thier bulletin. These vehicles range from 2003-2006 and include Silverado, Sierra, Suburban, Yukon, Denali, H2, Escalade and more. Those problems are more advanced than my instructable covers, for options on having your screens re-done by a shop see here: Q.
The second and perhaps better option is to have a factory transmission temperature gauge installed into your original instrument cluster. Thank you again for all your help! The use can reset to English but the cluster will change the language randomly or simply scroll through the options endlessly. I think I will trade my Chevy for another Dodge Ram which would be more reliable. It usually takes 20 minutes or so. I felt like I bought a lemon because I thought my truck would go down hill and it was already broken right after I bought it! I told the dealer and they did not seem to be surprised.
My water pump went and from that point it hasn't acted up. We can fix it for you. 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. Bailout a bunch crooks and for what. Rob McCoy - Robert M. Silverado tachometer problem — Silverado tachometer quit working If your Silverado tachometer quit working you can be certain that the cause is a bad gauge in the instrument cluster caused by a failing stepper motor. I then asked what the approximate cost of the part was and was told to contact my dealer get the diags and an estimate call them back and they might offer finical assistance.
I was fine with the 5-10 mph figured I would just do the speed limit with temp tags in the window and have nothing to worry about. They are replacing all of the back-lighting, the stepper motors, and all of the soldering. 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. It will read the mileage of the vehicle that that gauge cluster was taken from. I am a 63 yr old man permanent disabled and forced to early retirement, and with my limited income from disability I cannot afford to replace the instrument cluster.