Chevy

Chevrolet Repair Questions? Ask a Chevy Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Chevy

I installed after market radio and now the lights where my

Customer Question
odometers are stays on JA: Thanks...
I installed after market radio and now the lights where my odometers are stays on
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Well I have a 2010 tahoe with bose ...used the pac 5 harness to install puoneer deck
JA: OK got it. Last thing — Chevy Mechanics generally expect a deposit of about $18 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Chevy
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Chevy Question
Answered in 38 minutes by:
3/28/2016
Chevy Mechanic: Ted G., ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago
Ted G.
Ted G., ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chevy
Satisfied Customers: 6,195
Experience: 20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness
Verified

The Bose radio in your Tahoe is part of the Controller Area Network of the vehicle. You cannot replace it with an aftermarket radio because other parts of the system will lose reporting from it and start to set codes. You "might" be able to have a technician enter the body control module and delete the radio from the module listing, but honestly I have never done that on a 2010, so It would be trial and error to see how it worked. This needs to be done with a GM factory tool, assuming it can be done. If possible, I would recommend replacing the OE radio, altering the CAN system of the vehicle is really not a good idea.

Ask Your Own Chevy Question
Chevy Mechanic: Ted G., ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago

Did you have any further questions?

Ask Your Own Chevy Question
Ask Ted G. Your Own Question
Ted G.
Ted G.
Ted G., ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chevy
Satisfied Customers: 6,195
6,195 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

Ted G. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I was having a terrible problem with the wheel bearings on my 98 Chevy Cavalier and I suspect that using this website saved me plenty of time and money.

Todd LRochester NY

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Chevy Technician

15,289 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Gary

Gary

Chevy Technician

9,357 satisfied customers

15 years GM master tech

Tim&#039;s Auto Repair

Tim's Auto Repair

mechanic

8,866 satisfied customers

Have owned a repair shop for 25 yrs.

Dave Nova

Dave Nova

Chevrolet Technician

7,092 satisfied customers

ASE Master Certification. GM World Class Certification

John

John

Master A.S.E Automotive technician

4,071 satisfied customers

A.S.E MasterTechnician A1-A8 w/L1,38 years experience General Motors Master Technician

Don - Mo Lurch

Don - Mo Lurch

Auto Mech / Electronics

2,918 satisfied customers

Chevrolet Cert., Heavy Line Mech, Race Shop Owner, Mobile Electronics.

Ron Z.

Ron Z.

- Chevy Tech -

2,734 satisfied customers

18+yrs experience. State Inspector and Chevy Diagnostics

< Previous | Next >

Related Chevy Questions
Man i need a quick answer does the abs modular valve on 2003
Hey man i need a quick answer does the abs modular valve on 2003 s10 zr2 have bleeder screws on the side… read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
My dashboard lights are always dim, even in bright light.
My dashboard lights are always dim, even in bright light. … read more
Chris (aka - Moose)
Chris (aka - Moose)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
108 satisfied customers
Yesterday my dash said "engine hot, A/C off", now today the
yesterday my dash said "engine hot, A/C off", now today the check engine light came on. The fluids are fine, nothing is overheating, but the temp gauge won't move from cool even though I'm getting hea… read more
fordguy4u
fordguy4u
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
70 satisfied customers
Have a 2011 2500 here that will not unlimet the speed due to
Have a 2011 2500 here that will not unlimet the speed due to a Reductant issue, ruductant heater has been replaced and all tests done and no dtc codes showing, however still speed limited, vin is 1GC1… read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
15,289 satisfied customers
2007 avalanche 4x4 5.3 vortex burns oil setting off many
2007 avalanche 4x4 5.3 vortex burns oil setting off many dish lights … read more
GM Bob
GM Bob
Automobile Technician
High School or GED
1,003 satisfied customers
I have same prob I have a 2006 Chevy Silverado 1500 dat
I have same prob I have a 2006 Chevy Silverado 1500 dat keeps over heating I change the Thermostat n refill it but still over heating water pump not leaking fans work Radiator clean could it be air po… read more
roy
roy
Associate Degree
3 satisfied customers
One side of the engine is missing. I you disconnect one
One side of the engine is missing. I you disconnect one cylinder on the other side the other seven cylinder start firing. when you reconnect it the other complete side starts missing again. Please hel… read more
Todd Audette
Todd Audette
Automotive Technician
Vocational High School
138 satisfied customers
My crankshaft position sensor keeps failing. I have replaced
My crankshaft position sensor keeps failing. I have replaced it 4 times now, and just recently replaced the wiring to it. … read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
15,289 satisfied customers
1994 Chevrolet Truck, 5.7L, just started backfiring through
1994 Chevrolet Truck, 5.7L, just started backfiring through the TB tonight on the way home randomly when I would give it gas or was traveling at highway speeds. Recently it has had trouble starting, e… read more
roy
roy
Associate Degree
3 satisfied customers
Fuel fills very slowly. Gas consumption good and starts
fuel fills very slowly JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual? Customer: gas consumption good and starts good JA: What is the make/model/year of your car? Cu… read more
Gary
Gary
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,357 satisfied customers
Have problem with a 2001 chevy s10, yes i am fixing myself
yes i am fixing myself it has a ignition no crank problem … read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
I unlock my door and started my truck and close the door and
I unlock my door and started my truck and close the door and it lock . how do I get it open … read more
Gary
Gary
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,357 satisfied customers
I need help with this Impala 2005 3.5L that I replaced the
Hi Guys I need help with this Impala 2005 3.5L that I replaced the radio and installed a junk yard one radio is lock any of you guys know how can I unlock it any tricks because I know I have to get ac… read more
Gary
Gary
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,357 satisfied customers
My door lock, heated seats and mirrors don't work, coolant
my door lock , heated seats and mirrors don't work … read more
Todd Audette
Todd Audette
Automotive Technician
Vocational High School
138 satisfied customers
I changed the battery and it will not crank over the lights
i changed the battery and it will not crank over the lights works but not even a click sound … read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
15,289 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 chevy truck 1500 350 my tack and speedometer
i have a 1995 chevy truck 1500 350 my tack and speedometer works sometimes turn the key off then start the truck and they will work for a little bit then quit… read more
eauto
eauto
self employed
High School or GED
74 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado K1500 4WD 6.0. I have an
I have a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado K1500 4WD 6.0. I have an issue with the 4WD system, it wouldn't shift into 4WD, had it diagnosed and they said it was the shift actuator on the transfer case, I chang… read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
15,289 satisfied customers
2000 Z71, so I assume I have a 4L60E transmission. Last 1000
2000 Z71, so I assume I have a 4L60E transmission. Last 1000 miles or so a slight bump, first thought engine missing. Bump came and went. Now, after a sudden stop in a parking lot, when accelerator de… read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Chevy Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
15,289 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x