Gm could have queried each state's registration databases for ownership. There is a circuit breaker. It has a power button, but I don't know what its suppose to do because when I press it I can't tell that anything has happened. Parts are problematic it appears at least for my mechanic , and the tensioner issue is a known problem. Although the paint sucks and we have an intractable problem with the turn signal, the engine and transmission have given us no trouble. So please investigate this issue, before you have more problems to deal with. Automakers issue recalls to fix defects, or sometimes just to check for defects.
The dealership will not replace the part. I got that fixed but I have been having problems with it over heating. Our 2004 Chevrolet Tracker repair manuals include all the information you need to repair or service your 2004 Tracker, including diagnostic trouble codes, descriptions, probable causes, step-by-step routines, specifications, and a troubleshooting guide. It has been wonderful as far as being reliable. Meaning, its hard to insert and hard to remove with out force. I could even describe how to by-pass the alarm between starter and battery, but unless I am there I would not suggest doing it by yourself.
Model year 2004 Year of manufacture 2003 First year of ownership 2003 Most recent year of ownership 2010 Engine and transmission 2. Also I had the temperature thing replaced. And I feel that the factory should be liable for the entire life of the vehicle. On the upshot, the Trackers are relatively cheap, and I have had no other major issues less those given above. Get access to our 2004 Chevrolet Tracker repair information right now, online.
This will be the last Pulley that the belt will go on. Sold as an entry-level vehicle, the Tracker has been known to experience several common problems that potential buyers should be aware of. The approximate failure mileage was 41,000. Faulty ball joints can cause vibration and a loud crunching noise during sharp turns. The special coverage was for 10 years or 150,000 miles. Sometimes an automaker will catch a defect in its own tests.
Electrical connection problems shouldn't be a big deal if the Tracker didn't have a lot of electrical parts. Yes Review Date: 9th February, 2013 Faults: Driver exterior door handle broke. I pulled over to shoulder of highway and upon investigation noticed the cross beam was rusted through and the left drivers side control arm had broke free. When your temp starts going half way or a little past you should hear a fan come on and the guage should go back down. Pick a Pulley that is most easily accessed.
It was to be replaced I heard if the car reached 150,000 miles or 10 plus years. The only real issue I have had is with the timing tensioner. When a model is recalled, the automaker contacts every owner of that model by mail, and asks him or her to bring his or her car to a dealer. Answered on Mar 20, 2010 336 views My sincere apologies for the delayed response. As long as it still runs, we will keep it even as a small utility car. So I got them and had them replaced. The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2004 Chevrolet Tracker in 2004.
After I got it jumped I made it home and gave it to the neighbor and told him what happened and he had it for 4 days now. If you checked and have no power to the master switch. I have replaced two in 40 years. I noticed a strange ticking noise and the independent mechanic confirmed the tensioner. Find your 2004 Chevrolet Tracker repair manual right now at Chilton.
The contact stated that the brake dust shield on the rear brakes became corroded. I estimate this rusting has been ongoing since 2009 even though I just saw it in 2012. Auto critics and safety reviewers have criticized the Chevy Tracker for its overall poor safety record. Also I think when the heater core goes out you have no defrost either so when it is cold and wet outside your windshield will fog up. Crosswinds buffet the hell out of me on the highway, and while the 4x4 is nice, I worry what will happen if a good stiff cross wind hits me on an open and icy road. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's suspension with 4 problems.
Rear seat, not so much. Over the course of its model tun, the Tracker came in several versions including two- and four-door models and a semi-convertible sport model. Suspension issues are another type of problem with the Tracker. If you receive notice of a recall, contact your local dealer. I had the Tracker checked previously for this problem when I received a letter from Chevrolet about a possible issue and was told there was not an issue with my car. Since day one of ownership, I have had problems with steering wheel binding and ignition key issues.
To limit it by time or mileage is absurd and shrugging responsibility. Common problems with the Chevy Tracker concern the vehicle's engine. This spring is pretty hard and with a new belt, it will be even harder to install. And I just got it back and I was on my way home from work and I was at a stop light but it was trying to over heat so I put the heat on and made it home. I had the car towed to the nearest Chevrolet dealer and was told the vehicle was three months past the extended coverage.