Oldsmobile Bravada Repair and Maintenance
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Oldsmobile Bravada ProblemsCheck Engine Light and Erratic Gauge Operation
The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may fail and result in erratic instrument panel gauge operation or illumination of the Check Engine Light. A failed ignition switch will require replacement.
On vehicles equipped with rear air springs, the air compressor may fail causing the rear suspension to sit low.
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.
Oldsmobile Bravada QuestionsRemoveing spark plugs and thermastat (1 answer)
How do you change spark plugs or a thermostat on a 2004 PT cruiser without removing the manifold intake
My car runs hot and there is no leaking hoses. The radiator is full and the fans work.it spews violent out of the plastic add tank. All fuses are good.
Replaced EGR & ECM and still is on. Where to check for low voltage to EGR
Oldsmobile Bravada RecallsGM Recalls Certain 2000-2002 SUVs Due to Stop Lamp and Rear Hazard Lamp Failure
The multifunction switch may have a short circuit, which may cause the stop lamps and rear hazard lamps to fail. Stop lights that fail to operate may cause a crash. Dealers will replace the hazard switch carrier. (Note: This campaign is an expansion of a previous recall; see 01V364)
The turn signals may operate like hazard flashers when intending to signal for a turn. The driver may not be able to clearly signal their intentions, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the suspect flasher modules with a new flasher designed with sealed relays for better durability. The recall began August 4, 2005. The GM recall number is 05044.