2007 Chevrolet HHR Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Chevrolet HHR
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2007 Chevrolet HHR ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
THIS CAR HAS A RELAY FOR THE STARTER .. IF YOU DON'T KNOW WHICH ONE IT IS... PUSH ON ALL THE RELAYS AND FUSES ( UNDER THE HOOD ,DRIVERS SIDE, IN A BLACK BOX.. REMOVE COVER CAREFULLY ) AND YOU MIGHT FIND ONE THAT IS A BIT LOOSE .. THIS HAPPENED TO MY BRAND NEW HHR.. I HAD TO INFORM MY DEALER WHO NEVER HEARD OF THIS PROBLEM...
DO THIS BEFORE YOU REPLACE THE STARTER OR BATTERY...
2007 Chevrolet HHR QuestionsChime not working for seat belts, key, lights. What's the fix? (1 answer)
When exiting the car, the chime doesn't work if you forget the key in the ignition, or leave the headlights on. Also, if you don't have on your seat belt.
initially turned key 6.7 times to turn over and start.Drove it going slow-would resume to normal,engine light disappers. 2 hrs later,resumes with light and reduced engine power going like 20 miles an hr.lifted hood when idling can move wiring harnise and stall out
My Chevy HHR just died the other day while I was sitting idle in front t of my parents home , got my neighbor to jump me off. . And it held a charge for bout 20 mins but died again ugh what could be causing this ? Also had the serpentine belt replaced bout three months ago and have heard a clic...
2007 Chevrolet HHR RecallsIgnition Lock Cylinder Concern
In order to help prevent rollaway type accidents, all late model vehicles are designed so that the transmission must be in park (or reverse for a manual transmission) before the ignition switch can be turned to the "off" position and the key removed. These vehicles are being recalled because the key can be removed when the ignition is not in the "off" position, increasing the risk of a rollaway type accident. Dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace the ignition lock cylinder as necessary. 2 new keys will also be supplied and programmed as required.
These vehicles are being recalled because the weight on the key ring and/or a jarring event while driving may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. If the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will replace the ignition switch to correct this concern.
The door on the dash storage bin may not stay closed in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will install a redesigned latch to correct this issue. This recall will begin on December 23, 2008. The General Motors recall number is 08157.