Chevrolet Captiva Manuals

Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual: StabiliTrak® Indicator Light, Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light, Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light

Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual / Instruments and Controls / Warning Lights, Gauges, and Indicators / StabiliTrak® Indicator Light, Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light, Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light

StabiliTrak® Indicator Light

The StabiliTrak light comes on briefly as the engine is started. If it does not come on, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer.

This light flashes while the StabiliTrak system or the Traction Control System (TCS) is working.

The light comes on when there is a problem with the StabiliTrak system.

See Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control on page 9-28.

Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light

This light comes on briefly as the engine is started. If it does not come on, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer.

It also comes on when the Traction Control System (TCS) has been turned off. See Traction Control/ Electronic Stability Control on page 9-28.

Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light

This light comes on briefly while starting the vehicle.

If it does not, have the vehicle serviced by the dealer. If the system is working normally the indicator light goes off.

Caution

The engine coolant temperature warning light indicates that the vehicle has overheated. Driving with this light on can damage the engine and it may not be covered by the vehicle warranty. See Engine Overheating on page 10-18.

The engine coolant temperature warning light comes on when the engine has overheated.

If this happens, pull over and turn off the engine as soon as possible.

See Engine Overheating on page 10-18.

Stabili Trak indicator light in a Chevrolet Captiva serves as an important warning system related to the vehicle's stability control and traction control systems. When this light illuminates on the instrument panel, it typically indicates an issue or malfunction that requires attention.

One common reason for the StabiliTrak light to come on is a fault detected in the system. This could be due to a damaged wheel speed sensor, a malfunctioning steering angle sensor, or a problem with the electronic control module. It's important not to ignore this warning light, as it could compromise the vehicle's stability and handling.

When the StabiliTrak light is on, it's recommended to have the vehicle inspected by a qualified technician or mechanic. They will use diagnostic tools to scan the system for error codes and pinpoint the exact cause of the issue. Depending on the diagnosis, repairs may involve replacing faulty sensors, recalibrating the system, or addressing wiring or connectivity issues.

In some cases, the StabiliTrak light may come on temporarily due to slippery road conditions or aggressive driving maneuvers. If this is the case, the light should turn off once the conditions normalize and the vehicle's stability control system resumes normal operation.

Notice: Staying vigilant about warning lights like the StabiliTrak indicator is crucial for maintaining the safety and performance of your Chevrolet Captiva 1-st generation. Prompt attention to any issues indicated by these lights can help prevent further damage and ensure a smooth driving experience.

    All-Wheel-Drive Light, Power Steering Warning Light
    All-Wheel-Drive Light For vehicles with the All-Wheel-Drive light, it comes on briefly when the ignition is turned to ON/RUN. If it does not, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. If the sys ...

    Tire Pressure Light
    For vehicles with the Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS), this light comes on briefly when the engine is started. It provides information about tire pressures and the TPMS. When the Light Is ...

    More about:

    Chevrolet Captiva Service & Repair Manual > Body & Frame: Mirror
    Removal 1. Remove front side door trim panel. 2. Remove mirror base cover using a suitable tool, Fig. 1. 3. Remove three mirror bolts, Fig. 1. 4. Disconnect electrical conne ...

    Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual

    Chevrolet Captiva Service & Repair Manual

    © 2024 Copyright www.ccaptiva.com - 0.0096