Then I noticed the burnt switch. I will get read outs about the stabilitrak needs to be serviced or the stabilitrak has kicked in when it hasn't. My purse was still in the burning vehicle and I told my husband he ran back to the burning vehicle to retrieve it. Complaint Number: 10458599 Incident Date: September 1, 2011 Date Added to File: May 15, 2012 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2006 chevrolet trailblazer. Anything regarding oil deserves attention before it hurts something.
But that didn't fix my problem either. They stated it was the blower motor resistor. Complaint Number: 10594198 Incident Date: June 1, 2013 Date Added to File: May 27, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The summer of 2013 I had it brought to my attention that my driver side brake light would fail to light up as the brake was applied. I don't think I will ever buy another chevy again, this is ridiculous! The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. I will be repairing the issue once the parts are delivered.
The contact stated that the air conditioning unit, harness and the master switch on the drivers side window failed. Upon further examination, the contact noticed that the drivers side power window control wires were burned due to a small internal fire. I have been told that because I bought my vehicle used and it had miles on it when purchased that nothing is covered under a warranty. The contact stated that the rear directional signal harness and fuses were replaced twelve times. Complaint Number: 10519463 Incident Date: April 12, 2013 Date Added to File: June 12, 2013 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2006 chevrolet trailblazer. Complaint Number: 10566524 Incident Date: January 1, 2012 Date Added to File: February 28, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2006 chevrolet trailblazer. All parts were factory recommended.
Unfortunately for frustrated owners, no recall has been announced. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. A common cause for this is a loose or faulty gas cap. This is a problem in chevy trailblazers as everyone that I have spoken with that has a trailblazer has this problem.
The following summer the same thing happened with the passenger side brake light. Complaint Number: 10447770 Incident Date: September 10, 2011 Date Added to File: February 13, 2012 Description of the Complaint: While driving my 2006 chevy trailblazer I noticed the strong smell of an electric fire. Complaint Number: 10778697 Incident Date: September 30, 2015 Date Added to File: September 30, 2015 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2006 chevrolet trailblazer. Thank you Complaint Number: 10521763 Incident Date: May 1, 2012 Date Added to File: June 25, 2013 Description of the Complaint: Headlamp relay, I have had to replace it twice in a matter of a year. Headlights and tail lights replaced at least 3 times each. I tried intermittently to use the panel to open the windows or lock or unlock the doors to no avail.
The vehicle was towed to dealership again, they found nothing wrong again. Meantime the vehicle is unsafe to drive. Complaint Number: 10451584 Incident Date: March 4, 2012 Date Added to File: March 14, 2012 Description of the Complaint: I recently heard about problems with the model year 2006 chevy trailblazer master control window switch in the driver side door. This occurred on at least 4-5 occasions. The manufacturer was notified of the failure.
Complaint Number: 10899614 Incident Date: September 1, 2015 Date Added to File: August 30, 2016 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2006 chevrolet trailblazer. They told me there was no recall on the vehicle. I let up off the gas but as soon as I applied the gas it continued, I then pulled over to turn the engine off I let it sit for about 5 min an started it back up an it was fine. I feel taken advantage of. First, dashboard warning lights are a sign that something needs our attention or action.
The manufacturer was made aware of the failure but did not offer any assistance. And they repaired it the same way, with no guarantee that this wouldn't happen again!!! I continued driving the vehicle for another week with no problems. A fire report was filed. Only 1 speaker works radio plays at low volume. The contact stated that while traveling 35 mph, the windshield wipers and the radio volume failed without warning.
The vehicle was not taken the vehicle to the dealer for inspection or repairs. . The vehicle had not exhibited the failure. Occasionally, all the driver controls on the dashboard go dead and the radio doesn't work. The vehicle was not repaired. All have been on highway or in city driving. That part wasn't under recall.
My teenager drives this vehicle so this is a big concern for me. I declined because I could not get a satisfactory answer as to why a fuse didn't stop this from occurring and causing such an expensive piece of electronic equipment to catch fire inside my garage. The contact called her insurance company, but could not reach the chevrolet dealer. The failure mileage was 112,020 and the current mileage was 128,000. I was told by the dealership, it is something that just happens.