If they don’t take care of me this time and I mean good I will never buy another GM product…I found out it’s the engine they are using but GM doesn’t want to admit its a piece of junk….. Give us a call at 1 800 LEMON LAW after the next appointment. Stopped by the shop as my engine light is on, they pulled the code and say it is the throttle body. it started at 24000K stabilizer came on enigine felt like it was going to blow,called GMC dealer 1 of 4 dealers,first thing they told me was they needed to do a diagnosis on it to see what is causing this..after i called On Star to see what code they got i was surprised,long and short it ended up being spark plug 7 it was crack.about 34000k same thing again took it to another dealer,same thing they told me they had to do a diagnosis,now im getting frustrated with these dealers,it was spark plug 6,now im at about 45000 same thing it was spark plug 7.so i called GMC spoke to a embassador from GMC they couldnt do anything for me but offer me a free oil change and tire rotation…was told that they are sorry for this inconvenients…now the final my truck started acting up took it to another dealer explained the issue ive been having the service tech asked if a oil consumption everybeen done i said no,so the dealer did one and determind that they had to rebuilt the motor,now im happy cause i found a dealer that listened to my concerns and fixed the problem….here i thought well guess what its acting up again…upset,frustrated angry…can anyone help me out. I just had a brand new transmission put in my car not even a month ago got it home a week or two later my car wouldn’t start do to the StabiliTrak as I’m seeing now plus my car was making noise took it to Weber Chevrolet in Granite City, don’t ever go there there rip offs, they had me there for 5 hours and said the transmission bolts where loose and they tightened it, I left got down the road the noise started back and the StabiliTrak light still comes on, Bought my 2013 Chevy Cruze used. No one can find the problem. Chevy needs to make this right and make this safe for me, and I just can’t/won’t pay for it. ?I have a case number and all the sudden initial dealership called to see how their service was. I sat on the side of the highway in below zero temps for 2 hours waiting for a tow. So I figured the brake system was suspect and added brake fluid yes just brake fluid. I bought a brand new 2012 Colorado 4×4 in October of 2012. Owned Chevy truck all my life. The Tahoe had 29,000 miles on it at time of purchase. stabilitrack, light came on and check engine light, threw codes for miss fire on piston one, replace coil pack and plug. After almost being killed twice (with my kids in the car), AND getting the error messages, the dealer found the trouble. Hi I just wondering Wut I should do I have “13” Buick Enclave wit 65k miles on it and my stability traction off came on as well wit my engine power reduce and CE light on three times while driving on Tha expressway making the acceleration go down Wut does this mean I read Tha Manuel and it tells u to shut car off for 60 seconds and and turn back on if shuts off u should be fine it did so but it came back on two more times now it’s kinda scary cuz I have my children wit me when it happened. Which was not a fun moment as i almost got nailed 3 times getting to the side of the road. I have search the website and there are all kinds of complaints regarding this but I do not see any recalls from GM regarding the StabiliTrak. Took it to the dealer, car has some extended warranty on these parts. or a helpful tip to get it under control, ie, revving engine? I had told GM about my issues when my vehicle was still under warranty. But then this morning I let my truck idle in my driveway for 5 minutes and as I began to slowly leave my driveway the same situation occurred I could not accelerate. I think I am done with Chevrolet. Been to the dealership multiple times they charge me for different things every time new battery new battery cables it always seems to need brake pads etc. My husband has just been deployed again overseas….we need a safe and reliable vehicle!! So far so good. Now its probably been month since I had that done, I’ve got another problem where it feels like the engine is missing little and I had a loss for power, Then I noticed that my traction light came on and the engine light was blinking, Now on top of that is say service stablitrak . The stabilitrac light has been on since roughly 29K miles, I dont know why, nor do i even know what the stabilitrac even does. Car does not accelerate properly and rpms are not producing speed. 2012 Chevy Camero having problems. If my car slows down to 30 when everyone behind me is going 65-75 mph I am dead. Truck is at the GMC Dealership now and they confirmed it’s the YAW sensor again. Last October we were hit by an idiot teenage girl who ran into front right of truck and with foot on accelerator, ran down the whole side. The Wednesday, while sitting in idle in the same spot for 20min, I went to shift in to drive, again the car lost power and everything went black. The throttle body was repaired under warranty and returned to us “fixed.” A few weeks ago, the same issues reared their ugly head again. On 11/28, Received my car. Don’t know but sick of it. When she returned I went to run the car and it had no power at all. At the dealer they said the throttle body needed to be replaced but was not covered under the power train warranty. Now the car has 48,000 miles, not on warranty, and the lights keep coming on and then my cruise control won’t work. Now 10 months later still inside the 12 mos, 12,000 mile warranty, changed oil at 103,000 miles with Mobil One as always, there was metal filings on oil plug magnetic tip. $850.00. I went on youtube and found a fix, I thought, but it happened again today. Sometimes it’s driving down a smooth straight road, sometimes going around curves, sometimes on rough roads. GM dealership in Red Deer found a code despite battery cable removed which should have made the code disappear. I purchased a 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe LT on June 2014. The last couple of months been experiencing a problem with the Stabilitrak. I’ve heard the sensors may be dirty or loose. Again running extremely rough but did not act like it wanted to die. I’ve replaced the ERG its had tune ups and now 2 days after getting it back from the dealership this last time I had the service traction control/ stabilitrack light come on with reduced power and brakes. Incidentally, this car has an all electronic throttle system, no more cable from the accellerator pedal. I brought it in and they said it is the brake switch – I have no problem with the brakes. I don’t know. It’s been a problem from the beginning. Have had numerous problems. flashes back and forth, combined when engine light flashing ( which usually means the vehicle is misfiring). In this mode, engine power is not reduced automatically and the driven wheels can spin more freely. 2000 miles later same error, this time lifter again, replaced entire lifter set for $200.00 customer good will. I said yes and the appt should be cancelled because I won’t deal with them any longer. I got the stability track engine power reduced warning last winter while sitting in the car with the heater turned on and the car idling for a long time. Again I was only 6 or 7 miles down the road and again!! This morning when I started my 2012 Cadillac SRX the engine and stabilitrak lights came on and stayed on for about 10 minutes or more(my drive to work). We have had nothing but problems with it – one thing after the next. Very concerned as I bought this car June 2015 and it less 75k miles I transport my 4 children daily now I feel like I am putting our life’s at risk. I’m seriously considering leaving the Chevy / GMC family. My wife was told they would try a “PIN test” tomorrow to see if that would aid in finding the cause of the issue. And also wanted to know if they have any buy back or replacement program for faulty car. My truck started doing this constantly … since it got cold … need to have system working … scary if something was to lock up when driving …. Have had no problems until now. The first time the stabilitrak, traction control came on they told me it was the brake master cylinder…replaced that to have it back within 2 weeks..this time the transmission control module…2 months later back again..with same warning lights…this time they tell me it’s the throttle body..not to mention the water pump…power steering pump..radiator..fan motor that I have replaced..now the same warnings popped up again..I don’t have the money to keep pouring into this car but I feel like I would lose so much money by trading. I’ve had my 2013 Chevy Silverado for just over 2 years. He felt that I should not spend a lot of money trying to fix this car because it is a computer glitch. Then the next time the light came on, I got a warning that I have low engine pwer and something about stability tracking. 2008 Buick LaCrosse CXS FWD-Maintenance & Repair. Within the next 20k the light and problem has re- occurred and again Cadillac is denying that the problem is pre – existing . I basically have a car that Is going to power down the engine at some point, it can very scary on the highway? @Ryan: We would suggest first that you reach out to the CT attorney general’s office to see if they can be of service. Really. The TSB applies to many different years and models. By this time l Has anyone had the doors to lock while applying the brakes before all the STABILITRAK MESSAGES??? Any solutions? December 2013, after six years of ownership and less than 42000 miles as I was merging into moving traffic, the Torrent sounded three dings, “traction control off”, only this time “ENGINE POWER REDUCED”, I could NOT accelerate, I thought my family and I were going to be killed! I have reached out to the attorney general they have suggested to contact a lawyer. I have had other issues with this as mentioned. Got a 2015 Chevy Silverado and my truck since about 6 months after getting it and several times in the shop am now being told that the power cables is the cause for the stabilitrak engaging while driving down the road causing the steering wheel to jerk the truck off the road as well as losing power at the same time and the stab assist light coming on. The other times, I was on 40MPG city roads, not exactly a lot safer. Engine power reduced. @Brian: If you are still under warranty, you should certainly get the vehicle in ASAP. I have an appointment tomorrow morning at 7:30 to bring it in but I am afraid to drive it. When the light goes on while driving, I immediately stall out or slow to 30 mph. I have a 2016 Acadia Denali. I was about 20 min from the dealer near work so I put my hazards on, kept driving and called the dealer very pissed of telling him that I am on my way again. I really don’t think it’s the trans. I have a 2013 Traverse r in for service now. It happens at least five more times during the winter but never had a problem since. Well it happened again. I immediately took the car to the dealership and got a rental. Reduced engine power/Traction control light on 7 Answers. Messages "Traction Control Off", "Service Stabilitrak", "Engine Power Reduced". Last week I took the truck to another GM dealer dealer to see if maybe i could get lucky and find someone who knows, or at least has heard of this issue, NO LUCK. I always do my own oil changes and have to clean the oil out of the “sump” in the intake tube (ridiculous). Any suggestions on what to do? Lady in service dept called and said they were unable to duplicate problem. The car wouldn’t start once more, but I finally got it started in my driveway, so I let it run to build up the battery, and again, it was running fine. This is the third time at dealer as I just left service bay on Friday Sep 13 2013. Go to YouTube and type in MY GM DONT WORK Thanks. 2007 Chevy Equinox, stabilitrak light is back on. Low engine power, sometimes not wanting to start and sudden over heating only a few miles in. It’s unfortunate to say the least. I bought a 2013 Chevy Cruze recently with 50k miles right now. I took it to the Chevy dealer and couldn’t figure it out what’s wrong with it. I had purchased a awesome 2016 GMC 1500 SLE three months ago. Next will be 6 visits .2280 miles now. Drove home from work, no problems -15C. The car wouldn’t go. Shame on them. After turning the truck off then back on it would stay off for a day or two and sometimes even weeks. His last explanation was that the “gears and tires are too tall” They are both OEM. Also, yesterday i drove 400 miles and was driving through road with alot of hills. This is an 2011 GMC Acadia FWD with 78,000 miles we bought used with warranty . @Vicki: The next step would be to examine your lemon law rights. I have a 2010 SRX which only has 17,000 miles. Therefore it is not covered. Managed to get the vehicle home and then in to the dealership for inspection this morning. lots of times while driving down the road. They kept my car a couple days, but told me that it was a old part that was on the car causing the issue! Stablitrac and Traction lights go off after several seconds. The pedals have an electrical connector. My 2010 Chevy Equinox with 134,000 miles started showing the Stabili Trak message yesterday. This past weekend I ran into a problem in which the engine light suddenly went on with the message “! because I trusted GM. After $550, I have a new throttle body assembly. At 60,000 miles, right when I purchased the vehicle, while on the highway the reduced power mode light came on and the stabilitrack shut off and the car completely died. Car is at the dealer and after 6 hours of having the car they have no ideal as to why this light is on. We have a 2014, fully loaded, Chevy Silverado that we purchased brand new. Today, truck started clacking and sputtering. My 2009 Sierra, 4.8, has 64000 km on it and stablink light came on yesterday on the way to work. Please go to https://www.lemonlaw.com/lemon-law-firm.html to find a firm that can help. I drove it (it was driving fine) to the dealership, who had to keep the car to diagnose the problem, which would take some time. HAs anyone else found what can fix this ? The wrench (service engine) light came on and she had no power. When the PCM detectes an engine misfire, it starts shutting down other systems it controls. Now that our warranty has expired earlier this year we have been having more problems. They took codes and replaced the throttle body, over $400 dollars to fix, been 3 days and no sign of this safety hazard issue so far. they say Gm knows that this a problem so they are covering the cost on many vehicles. I have had two things replaced, way too many trips over the past two years and this is third attempt. Love my terrain had many km of flawless driving Took to the dealer and $700 later picked it up, running just fine. myself getting into this mistake again , All time and money wasted .I ‘ve seen TSB 11273A ext warranty .Looking for answers ………. No problems. Help! Shut motor off and now will not start. Chevy should recall all these rigs and repair. How is it that some dealers will cover it under the power train, and others like Dan Tobin won’t? Anyone else had this happen to them? I have a 2015 Terrain. I put it in park and turned it off and back on and it hasn’t happened again but now am terrified to get on the highway with it. The truck just tripped 10,000 miles this morning and this has been going on for over 4 months and about 6000 miles. Check engine light also. Weird thing, the car started and the lights went away after sitting all that time. Very dangerous as I stated. Over $10,000 damage was done to the frontend passenger side. Piss poor response for a person without their car to not have a loaner. I immediately drove it to the dealership and the same lady I dealt with on Monday. My brother has a 2007 Chevy Silverado with 138k miles and has been to the dealership 4 times and keeps having same issues. The stabilitrak, traction control, and ABS lights all came on sporadically. I own a Pontiac torrent 2007 I having problems with the stabilitrak traction control reducing power and truck will not move and after cool off after a couple of hours I able to to drive my truck but does it again so they can’t fine the problem GM needs do there job and take of this problem. had to keep pulling over and shut off the engine for several minutes to get it to re-set. The first time we told the dealerahip, he brushed it off and said if it happens again call us. Im at 99000km and my service stabilitrak abs and awd off lights are on happend while I was driving. I don’t trust my Chevy dealer whatsoever, so Ive been forced to take it to a very good mechanic. well, im back, My van has been in the shop 5 times for the same thing, 1st time service stabilitrak came on I was driving at 45 mph, it engaged my left front brake and moved me into oncoming traffic,,I wrote GM,,gave me a case worker,,was in shop for over a week, gave me a rental,,they did some tweeking, drove it home, and the light came back on. The other thing was that it was random and once reset by shutting off the car for a couple minutes it cleared up. If your StabiliTrak light comes on, you must get your vehicle back to a General Motors authorized dealer as soon as possible and even if they claim they cannot duplicate the problem, you want to make sure you receive a repair invoice confirming the appointment. No gauges, no steering as well as a host of other issues. What can I do? My wife first notice it on her way to work, driving about 60 on the pkwy. So yesterday,10/14/19, because I feel like I’ve been blown off, I called customer support at GMC and lodged a complaint as the truck being unsafe due to its steering and other safety issues. Crazy. My 2009 Chevy traverse has the service stabilitrak light comes on and the brake lights come in as we’ll and won’t go off. I have had an accident from the stability track problem. Im having issues with my cadillac 2011 SRX. Will take Avalanche back again to GM dealership in Regina again tomorrow to see if they can either find it and/or maybe fix it. It has 156,000 miles on it I just made my first payment, it has no warranty and we just cleaned the throttle body, new plugs, new wires, new air filter It will sometime blow out a huge cloud of white smoke and the shop wants to charge me to find out what is wrong with it. I have replaced so many different parts in this car, it is not funny. Yesterday, July 25,2014, the stabili trak light came on with a picture of a wrench and a car skidding. That was $20,000 to fix and rent car for nearly two months! But I have also noticed that after driving awhile I get steam rolling out from the grille as if overheating. After only a few weeks the engine light, traction control and stabilitrak light came on. Does the lemon law apply to used vehicles too or just new? And yes, it was a year and half ago my car was smashed into full force by a large older SUV flying off an exit and went into my passenger side. The reason why? Dealer called back, the fuel injectors are clogged, numerous misfires, and the plugs need to be replaced. This is a GM Recall , TSB # 11273A, dated 20 sept 2012. What can I do to get my money back? Drove it STRAIGHT to the dealership. I have 2 2013 2500 Express vans with stabilitrac problems. Our 2010 gmc has problem with stabilitrack an abs, check engine light, emergency brake light,sway control, with 120,000 do I need to talk to a lawyer? After reviewing by paperwork I found the AS IS paper. Once engine is turned off and turned back on traction control rests and display … Well it worked! This has been going on for years at GM from what I’m reading. Today I had a Stabilitrak, Traction Control, and Reduced Power messages on my console. I have to add water every 1-2 weeks but they said no leaks have been found. I have to pull over, stop the suv, I have about 45 seconds to do this. It is very dangerous to drive being that it just stalls out in traffic. I was outraged and told them for a $50,000 car I should get more than 110,000 miles without having to go through two transmissions not to mention all the other issues I have had! It had previously been replaced!!! Dealers have given no answers. Just sucks to by a brand new truck and it tear up two days later. This was done under warranty. Took it home, parked it and called Chevy. I've had 2 different appt with the dealership here and they have managed to misplace my info and appt both times. I own a 2009 and 2001 silverado crew cab. Dealer says “They don’t know what’s wrong.” I checked the recalls – nothing there about this problem, yet as I research, I find 1000’s of Chevy owners, with all types of vehicles are having the problem. I took it to dealer and they said No codes came up. I am going to take this to a independent mechanic to get a second opinion. At the time of purchase I opted to add “extended warranty” under the impression that it is an extension of the factory warranty, which is not (third party; Warranty Solutions) and more like an insurance as you have to pay deductible for every visit. And believe it or not my power locks went crazy locking and unlocking the doors several times by themselves. Something tells me this will be bad!!! Wish I had my old one back. Cause it’s an obvious problem all over the world !!!! Second van is an ongoing problem. GM obviously doesn’t give a crap. The truck now has 17000 miles on and the service stab system light is back on. 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