GM service bulletin about code p1870
COLLINGSWOOD, NEW JERSEY -- This GM service bulliten might apply to your vehicle:
TSB # 01-07-30-023A
Harsh 1-2 Upshift, SES, MIL, or CEL Illuminated, DTC P1870 Set (Replace Valve Body)
1996 Buick Roadmaster
1996 Cadillac ... read full review
Transmission Failures, problems
NEW HAMPSHIRE -- If you look down these lists of reviews... page after page, you will find at least 2-3 per page, reviews expressing dispair over transmissions that are obviously faulty with the Chevy and GMC line of ... read full review4 Replies - Latest reply on 05/19/2011
Paint Failure - Total Peeling of Roof
NO. CHELMSFORD, MASSACHUSETTS -- I have a '95 Buick LeSabra that starting peeling a little here and there on the roof. Last week, after days of rain . . . my entire roof is gray! I had 3-5" pieces of white paint all over my yard. I'm ... read full review22 Replies - Latest reply on 07/03/2008
MADISONVILLE, KENTUCKY -- About a month ago the speedometer in my husbands 2004 Silverado started malfunctioning.
He would be driving and it would either not work or stay stuck at 110 mph.
We took it in about 3 weeks ago ... read full review17 Replies - Latest reply on 08/13/2010
Fixing Power Steering Failure
I own a 2005 Saturn ION and commute about 20 miles daily. About a year and half ago my power steering dc motor was shutting off by some internal process. Since I am an engineer I found this problem ... read full review
HHR Paint Chipping Problem
HAMBURG, NEW YORK -- If anybody is interested in buying a Chevrolet HHR I will save you the trouble and say DON'T BUY IT! Go to your nearest Toyota or Honda dealer instead. Any HHR that is not equipped with running boards ... read full review8 Replies - Latest reply on 07/07/2010
VTI transmissions a piece of crap
MURFREESBORO, TENNESSEE -- I purchased a used 2003 Saturn Ion, 4 months after purchase the car broke down. I had it towed and found out it needed a new transmission ($4000.00- $5000.00 repair) immediately I started looking up ... read full review4 Replies - Latest reply on 09/09/2012
2008 GMC paint quality bad
After reading the comments regarding paint quality on older GM vehicles and the idea that GM has corrected the paint issue, I decided to add my "three cents". Within 2 months of purchasing our 2008 GMC ... read full review7 Replies - Latest reply on 03/06/2014
Chevy Avalanche coming unglued
PO BOX 33170, MICHIGAN -- The following mechanical/structural problems on my 2007 Chevrolet Avalanche LTZ occurring between 36,000-40,000 miles (just out of warranty).
This truck has been well maintained, driven and kept in ... read full review7 Replies - Latest reply on 06/04/2013
SCOTT DEPOT, WEST VIRGINIA -- I have purchased a 2003 Avalanche and at 65000 miles while driving down the road third gear went out. At first I thought that it might be an electrical failure of the transmission solinoid.
When I ... read full review4 Replies - Latest reply on 07/18/2007
Faulty Torque Converter Lockup
ATLANTA, GEORGIA -- I just modified my Chevrolet Lumina transmission to prevent slippage of the lock-up torque converter. It seems that this feature fails on most 4T60E transmissions and other models also. It occurs when ... read full review
2006 Chevy HHR
FLOWERY BRANCH, GEORGIA -- I purchased a 2006 Chevy HHR LS in the summer of 2006. I loved the car and it ran very well. I have now put 78k miles on it and it has had a total engine failure. After contacting GM, they are willing ... read full review7 Replies - Latest reply on 01/05/2009
Desperate need of recall
I have a 2007 Chevy malibu and have only had my car for 1 year. I have had power steering problems from the time I left the lot. I have had the rackin pinion, tire rod, tire shaft, and steering replaced ... read full review9 Replies - Latest reply on 12/27/2013