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Experience:  Automotive Technician at Hendrick Chevrolet
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My hhr esc light come and satys on service, no, 2011, Reset,

Customer Question

my hhr esc light come and satys on service
JA: Do you have the trouble code? Do you have a code reader or scan tool?
Customer: no
JA: Not a problem. You can work with the Chevy mechanic to figure that out. What year is your HHR?
Customer: 2011
JA: Are you fixing your HHR yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Reset
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: ignition switch change
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Jake Cheek replied 8 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** light comes on the dash but there are no trouble codes?

Does the vehicle have any other symptoms? Noise while driving?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Expert:  Jake Cheek replied 8 months ago.

So no symptoms, but the ESC light is on and reads service. And to verify - there are no trouble codes or they have not been checked? And was the ignition switch changed in attempt to fix this issue?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Expert:  Jake Cheek replied 8 months ago.

This condition may be caused by the steering angle being inadvertently recalibrated. The condition may also be the result of the steering angle sensor (SAS) not being properly centered after an alignment or other repair. The fix is to update the EBCM software and recalibrate the Steering Angle Sensor. This must be completed by a GM Dealer.

Expert:  Jake Cheek replied 8 months ago.

Hopefully that answers your question. Thanks