When I drove it off the lot, it started pouring rain. Time to go to school on traction control electronics… yuk. You can also hook the negative clip to any unpainted metal, such as a bolt or bracket, in the vicinity. Chevy should recall all these rigs and repair. Also the Equinox seems to hesitate before it shifts into another gear. Seems to be no answers when talking to my local machanic. But the most important thing is my car is fixed.
My truck is doing the exact same thing. He asked me did my engine light come on as well but I told him I was not sure because I was a little nervous of this happending. I am not a car person so I have no idea what this means but hoping now that we have an idea of the problem we can move forward to fix it. Very dangerous situation with cars behind you during rush hour. Well, it is a question that will always give you an unclear answer. Chevy said exact same thing.
Click here' and select the option for Solved and save. It last about 10 -15 minutes. At that time I had to have someone drive all the way out to pick me up at the dealer where the tow truck dropped it near my job. Visit to find a firm in your state to help you. My stabilitrack light has been coming on randomly while idling at a light or while driving at traffic speeds 5-10mph.
I really would like my money back. The brake situation is very dangerous. The raction control and vehicle stabilization were both knocked off line. Code reader attached showed 5 errors but couldn't find anything wrong that caused the problem. It was all good until last night when the samething happened again. I am in no way paying for whatever is going on.
Nothing else happened and I made it home but I am furious…So this time I am bringing it to my dealer in the morning…. Baking soda and wire brush all connections I could find. They called and stated it needed a coil and plug. I submitted an inquiry via corporate gm. Everything seemed fine for a day or so. These issues can be so dangerous if you are at the wrong place at the wrong time.
Not sure what to do. I this a common problem or recall on the Equinox? Running at 55 mph and a semi-tractor trailer behind you with your three small grand children in the back and the truck just lost it speed with no warning is a frightening thing to happening. That means if you use a battery of higher quality and drive the car in all favorable conditions, then it can last for near about 4 years. All posts without this information may be subject to being removed. Has anyone had success in repairing this or finding some sort of solution? These are not problems we have created due to lack of maintenance, driving, etc.
I know batteries 'kind of' come back a little from sitting. So I figured the brake system was suspect and added brake fluid yes just brake fluid. Contact if you need more help. I changed brake pedal switch and all good. I have multiple videos of the date and time as soon as it occurred and took videos of where I was at. The vehicle never felt different when these lights came on. She set up arrangement with dealer and someone from the dealer is supposed to call me in 24 to 48 hours.
The check engine light and service stabilitrak notice came and the car was not accelerating. That is also about how many miles we had driven before dinner. Thank God someone finally listened — of course, with a threat! She responded that anyone can place stuff on the internet that may not be true…. We took it to our trusted mechanic and had the fuel filter changed and he ran a check and it said problems with stabilitrak. I don't drive it every day but it seems to happen when I open the back hatch and close it.
Would need to test for what is called a parasitic draw on the battery. I took it to the local Cadillac dealership and explained to him what happen and he advised he has never heard of this and with no lights on they would not be able to detect why this happen. This was on a 2011 Silverado with 46000+ miles on it. What is going to be done??. Vehicle would not turn over, doors would not lock or unlock.
Have taken it into my dealer, they can only find codes for to lean on 1 bank and to rich on another. I plan on calling them each time this problem occurs and I encourage all of you to as well. I spent so much on changing the bulbs and that was not the problem. I can be driving down a level road with the cruise control on and going 70mph and for some reason the stabilitrak light comes on and then the cruise control goes off. While driving the car locked up and slammed my 17 year old son into a curb.