Dash warning lights

Cody Barber
10

Asked by Cody Jun 07, 2013 at 07:36 PM about the 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just bought a 2006 chevy trailblazer LS
today with 70k miles on it.  Test drove it
and everything seemed fine to me.  On the
way home the ABS, Parking Brake,
Maintenance Required and the Traction
Control light came on.  It still runs fine and I
contacted the previous owners and they
said they hadn't had any problems
whatsoever with the vehicle.  Is this a
common occurrence and what is the
solution?

19 Answers

Tom Demyan
90,635

http://www.justanswer.com/chevy/24t9p-06-trailblazer-both-traction-control-lights-abs-light.html

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
zachharris
30

i have seen so many trailblazers with this same problem and more a/c will go out speed gauge will go out ( use you're gps, for speed gauge) rear window wiper, tail lights and possibly more i hate to be the one to break it to you i hope urone of the few it doesnt happen to. and the biggest problem is have not a mechanic yet thats able to explain or completely rid the problem.

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Cody Barber
10

Yes I really hope I am one of the few but with my luck, all of the rest will happen tomorrow

Robert Lavallee
1,325

does it have the stock radio? if not the radio could be the issue as the can communication goes through it.

Cody Barber
10

Yes it does have the stock radio in it

dandyoun
56,295

Here are some recalls on that vehicle that might interest you. http://www.motortrend.com/cars/2006/chevrolet/trailblazer/recalls/

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Cody Barber
10

Thank you, I just checked my VIN# on the GM site and there is an active recall, it is a drivers door control module

dandyoun
56,295

That's the recall about a circuit board and a potential fire issue if it shorts out. Would not wait to long before you get it fixed.

Cody Barber
10

Yeah I'm not gonna wait around to find out, gonna call the dealership tomorrow and see if it has been fixed or not

dandyoun
56,295

That's good. You know it's serious when in the recall wording they ask owners to park outside till a remedy fix is made. Good luck. Hope you can get it fixed.

Cody Barber
10

Thanks and I hope I do too

Cody Barber
10

Just pulled the codes C0550, C0244 and U1026

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
dandyoun
56,295

http://www.justanswer.com/chevy/1uqe8-02-chevy-trailblazer-service- 4wd-light-code-c0550-already.html

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
dandyoun
56,295

Co244. http://forums.trailvoy.com/archive/index.php/t-85584.html

dandyoun
56,295

U1026. http://www.performancetrucks.net/forums/gm-engine-exhaust- performance-21/anyone-know-how-deal-dtc-loss-atc-communication- 306674/

dandyoun
56,295

http://www.fixya.com/cars/t16937009-code_u1026_chevy_trailblazer

dandyoun
56,295

Hope some of that helps

Cody Barber
10

I appreciate the info, I just don't know why it threw all those codes at once tho

dandyoun
56,295

From what I have read possibly bad abs module. Only repair I have found is to replace the module. This is for an 06 but might also pertain to yours. http://www.gm-trucks.com/forums/topic/118988-c0550-help/

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