When did the Chevy Colorado start having problems?
Problems appeared on average around 87,459 miles and most affected model years 2004 through 2010 plus 2015. Diagnosis and testing cost $88 to $111. Luckily, the majority of the issues reported on RepairPal were for first-generation Colorado models. The current second generation doesn’t appear to have the same concerns.
Why is there a Chevy Colorado below the Silverado?
A primary reason why Chevrolet decided to re-introduce a pickup truck below the Silverado was because some buyers simply do not want a large truck like the full-size Silverado.
When does the new Chevy Colorado come out?
While all of Chevy’s focus seems to be on properly launching 2019 Silverado 1500 right now, we can easily envision the momentum shifting back to the Colorado in the next year or two, once it gets a refresh that we expect for the 2020 model year (more on 2020 Colorado ).
Why is my AC not working in my Chevy Colorado?
The biggest issue, reported by 433 people, is that the “ AC blower is not working correctly due to failed resistor.” This meant that the heater or air conditioning motor could stop working at one or more speeds because of a problem with the blower motor resistor block.
What are the symptoms of a Chevy Colorado not starting?
Your symptoms should include cranking but not fire. Wait 10 minutes and it starts fine. Also the dash icon (truck with a padlock over it) is illuminated. took my 09 to the dealer today because of the same problem. they had no answer except maybe the starter switch but cant tell unless it happens while in their garage.
What to do when your Colorado starter goes bad?
When a starter goes bad, they will usually not give you much warning first. Also, if you are stuck somewhere and are trying to start your Colorado, the old beat the starter with a hammer trick is not a wives tale. It really can get that one last start out of it. There are a lot of issues that can cause your Colorado to crank, but not start.
Is there a problem with my Chevy Colorado 4 cylinder?
My 2004 Colorado 4 cylinder has been plagued with similar issues. When the truck was in New Mexico for a number of years, it would only happen if I had not driven it for a while (months), and then drove a short trip.
How many times has my 2007 Colorado started?
I have had my 2007 Colorado for 9 yrs and I have had that starting problem maybe 4 times since I owned it, and today was number 4. Same story turns over but won’t fire, wait 15 to 20 mins and it will start like normal. Some owners talk about a anti-thief electrical component.