Up to Date unitized sealing technology ensure optimal leak tightness and longevity. I went through the same issue. While driving 65 mph, the check engine warning indicator illuminated. The manufacturer was made aware of the failures. I went to the Chevrolet dealership to ask them about my car.
How could I go from a full reservoir tank to absolutely none! I will never by another Cruze and I will let everyone know the issues so they don't buy one earthier. This is one of many problems my wife and I have experienced with this car. The turbo's boost was pretty much non-existent by 65,000 miles. I also emailed the gm and explained my issue and was told that their was no recall on my car which I find to be untrue. Also included buick encore, chevrolet sonic, and chevrolet trax. This is the worst car I have ever owned and I would never recommend it to anyone. I turned the car off and called for a ride.
The other dealership rep was just to smug to test it officially for me. On the flip-side, there's more concerns about. Bearings, gaskets, seals, impeller, hub and housing are all designed for long-lasting service life. It just drives me crazy when they talk down to you and tell you their isn't a problem when their is! They are only replacing faulty water pumps, even though the water pump replacement parts include the water inlet. Found online that this condition is an recall in the 2011 Chevy Cruze but Chevy doesn't have the 2012 as a part of that recall.
The vehicle was returned to the dealer where it was then diagnosed that the water pump failed. I want to speak to someone at Chevrolet but I want to know my facts first. I called chevrolet about the recall notice and they told me that it was not a recall, it was a letter sent out to chevy owners telling them to go to the dealership and get their coolant levels checked and that if you were low on coolant, they would top it up free of charge. I let the car idle as the next message instructed me to do, the temp would not go down. This is a health risk to all occupants. The small hose that connects to the throttle body is a known issue by other bloggers.
In addition, my thermostat has failed and does not notify me of an over-heating issue. To too it off the power train warranty expired in March and my extended warranty expired 5k miles ago. Plus there is still 1. I was told I had to have it diagnosed by their dealership and after much back and forth finally got the diagnostic fee waived. Geba maintenance free Bearings with ball and roller spindle bearings are designed for the highest axial and radial stresses.
I received a call today from the dealer informing me that I have a cracked head, warped gasket, and need to replace the engine. The water pump has an extended life warranty I believe because it is not a true real at this point. The vehicle only has 51,000 mi. Technician will gain access to the roller rockers to inspect them. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred a year later. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that coolant was leaking at the water pump. For the last two weeks, my fan has came on as soon as I start up the car.
I am writing in hopes that someone with experience in the same issue can help me. The manufacturer was notified of the issue and opened case number: 8-356-5888446. Technician may find diagnostic trouble code set in the engine control module. That being said, we had the car towed to our ase independent mechanic to have it diagnosed as we thought it was just the thermostat sticking. Technicians can be wrong too. Hopefully you people can figure this out or if there are more complaints about this problem because it cost us a lot of money and had to cancel appointments because of it. The monitor calculates the percent of oil life remaining, based on 3 pathways.
Took it to my mechanic who found a leak in the coolant line and connection point. No matter the situation, Advance Auto Parts has the Water Pump product you desperately need. The contact stated that an abnormal burning odor emitted from the vehicle and it overheated. Told me it was a common thing on these cars. Has anyone else had an issue and had it solved? The problem is our water pump. When I checked the coolant level in the reservoir, I had no coolant in the reservoir. Certain vehicles equipped with the 1.