Chevrolet Colorado Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet Colorado

Chevrolet Colorado Problems

AC Blower Not Working Correctly Due to Failed Resistor

The heater - AC blower motor may stop working at one or more speeds due to a faulty blower motor resistor block.

CD Player in Radio May Fail

The CD player in the radio may fail. Our technicians tell us that the radio will need to be removed and sent out to a radio repair shop to correct this condition.

Worn Valve Seats May Cause Engine Misfire

The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacement of the cylinder head may be required to correct this concern.

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Chevrolet Colorado Questions

How many mechanical hours are involved in replacing a body wiring harness? (1 answer)

have had a/c charge checked and a/c comp.turns off & on( 50-55deg @vent)in truck never gets cold pls help (2 answers)

a/c never gets truck very cool ,feels like its getting cool then compressor kicks off,the temp @ the center vent never gets to 50 degrees,(all my other veh. get down to 35 deg.) and keeps trucks cold.What can I do dealer hasnt been able to fix.

How can I fix or replace the temperature gauge on dashboard? (1 answer)

It shows on the dashboard temperature gauge that it's heating up. The mechanic checked the outside with a temperature laser gun and it reads temperature its normal. I already changed water pump, fan clutch, termostat, temperature element, radiator cap, and cleaned the radiator. I really don&...

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Chevrolet Colorado Recalls

Driver's Frontal Air Bag Does Not Inflate Properly

The driver's frontal air bag may not inflate properly during the second stage deployment, resulting in increased risk of occupant injury. Dealers will replace the driver side frontal air bag module free of charge to resolve the concern.

Power Steering Assist Fails

The power steering system may fail due to a poor electrical connection within the steering gear system. Dealers will replace the steering gear pinion sensor cover free of charge to resolve the concern.

Console Compartment Door Does Not Stay Latched

The latch for the console compartment lid may not operate properly and may allow the console compartment open. Dealers will replace the console compartment latch assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Chevrolet Colorado Reviews

Buy this new in 05 .The CD player died at 30k miles on it . Back window leaked . The AC quit working at 40k . Nothing but electrical problems .I am forever done with Chevy .ABS system is a nightmare
My 2004 Colorado has 169,000 miles. It has all types of electrical problems. From what I hear from other owners, General Motors has known about this issue since 2006 but has not done anything about it. I also have the AC blower problem. The driver side window will go down, but may not go up. I have a shortage in my front turn signal lights. My tie rods have to be replaced. When you put t...
I wasn't planning to write a review, but after reading the many negative reviews here I thought I'd relay my positive experience. I bought my 2005 Colorado early in 2008 L5 3.5L. I traded in a 1999 V6 Ford Ranger which I owned for 7 years. I drove both trucks for the same amount of time, traded them both in at about 100,000 miles. Both were good trucks, but the Colorado got better fuel econo...

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