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Tc light comes on. Traction control. 2006 hhr. Camshaft

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tc light comes on JA: Just...
tc light comes on
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: traction control
JA: What year is your tC?
Customer: 2006 hhr
JA: Are you fixing your tC yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes camshaft position actuator solenoid. intake and exhaust
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no thats it
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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago
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Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. is the abs light on also by any chance?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
no just the tc light and the check engine light i took it to Orileys put it on a code scanner code was poo14
P0014
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok. standby a few and i will get some info for you, was the check engine light on prior to you replacing the solenoid?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
are u still there
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i erased the code both lights went out,about 4 block the tc light came back on about 2 miles the check engine light came back on.
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok, did you see if p0014 came back, because the trac light is going to have nothing to do with that code.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The check engine light only comes on now because the tc light comes on, I would have to run back to the auto store and recheck it .
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

no. that is incorrect. a tc light will not turn on the check engine light. there is another issue with the check engine light on.

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

the check engine light is turning on the tc light. this happens for different reasons. on my toyota, my check engine light came on for a n oxygen sensor problem and the tc light came on also. once i replace the oxygen sensor and erased the code, both lights went off and stayed off.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I'll take it back and read it again do I have to pay again to get you
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok and no. i will keep this open tl we fix your car. no more cost to you.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
thanks I am going right now. my name is ***** *****
Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok fred. ill be here throughout the day.

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

any news?

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

do you still need assistance?

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Chevy Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

hello?

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Chevy Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 year ago
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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

Traction and stability control systems rely on the ability to request engine torque and if there is an engine related issue that would inhibit that then yes, an engine related issue will turn on the traction control warning light. Either way though, the first step is to use a capable scan tool or code reader to see what codes have set in the ABS module. Has that yet been done?

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