I have a 2008 chevy cobalt sport, and it's been a great car, but of late...engine light comes on and stays on, when i turn off my ignition, it sounds like the engines wind down then 'off' ...

Asked by Nov 11, 2014 at 10:39 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Have had regular service oil changes, and check everything since purchased in 2009,
engine light comes on, and when I start car it's fine had new ignition switch placed by chevorolet repair at the dealers..but since then, my engine seems to wind down when
turning the igniton key off...does anyone have a clue what this could be...I can't get help from Seaview Chevrolet...

3 Answers

17,380

If it's an SS car it could be the turbo winding down.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
10,370

have the code scanned for the engine light, the "winding down" sound could be a cooling fan

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

Thanks so much...I've been told this already but it's nice to check it out with the pro's

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Cobalt

Looking for a Used Cobalt in your area?

CarGurus has 4,767 nationwide Cobalt listings starting at $2,000.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Cobalt Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Chevrolet Cobalt Experts

#1 lightGear
lightGear
Reputation 1,080
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,060
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 900
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
858 Great Deals out of 70,842 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,185 Great Deals out of 83,205 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Focus
884 Great Deals out of 58,882 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Mustang
565 Great Deals out of 43,002 listings starting at $1,699
Used Chevrolet Impala
956 Great Deals out of 35,425 listings starting at $1,700
Used Honda Accord
1,013 Great Deals out of 75,624 listings starting at $899
Used Nissan Altima
1,089 Great Deals out of 83,139 listings starting at $1,600
Used Toyota Corolla
999 Great Deals out of 68,490 listings starting at $1,595
Used Pontiac G6
75 Great Deals out of 5,073 listings starting at $1,295
Used Toyota Camry
1,238 Great Deals out of 97,272 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Civic Coupe
234 Great Deals out of 18,285 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2008 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Coupe For Sale
8 listings starting at $5,995
2006 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Coupe For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 101 listings starting at $2,395