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Chevrolet Trax Recalls
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Common Trax Fault Codes
These are the most common Trax fault codes that people are searching for.
Fuel Rail/System Pressure - Too HighLearn More
Fuel Temperature Sensor A Circuit IntermittentLearn More
Engine Coolant Flow Low/PerformanceLearn More
Thermostat Heater Control Circuit HighLearn More
Thermostat Heater Control Circuit / OpenLearn More
Single Cylinder Misfire (Cylinder not Specified)Learn More
Intake Air Temperature Sensor 2 Circuit Low InputLearn More
MAF Sensor Out Of Self Test Range./KOER Not Able To Complete KOER AbortedLearn More
Charging System Voltage Too LowLearn More
Clutch Released Switch CircuitLearn More
Dual Battery Control Module PerformanceLearn More
SCP (J1850) Invalid or Missing Data for Primary IdLearn More
Lost Communication With Throttle Actuator Control ModuleLearn More
SGC (Cam Position) Sensor Circuit Malfunction/ Crankshaft Position - Camshaft Position CorrelationLearn More
Theft Deterrent Fuel Enable Signal Not Received/ B+ Supply To VCRM A/C Circuit MalfunctionLearn More
IMRC Input Error (Bank 1)Learn More
IDM Input Circuit Malfunction/ Ignition Coil Control Circuit High VoltageLearn More
Maximum Adaptive & Long Term ShiftLearn More
- Manufacturer: Chevrolet
About the Trax
One of Chevrolet’s first crossover SUV offerings, the Trax, originally hit the markets in 2013. There have only been two generations released since then, with the second making its debut in China in 2022.
Like a number of Chevrolet models, it has been sold under various badges. The most notable of these include the Holden Trax in Australia and the Chevrolet Tracker in China and South America.
Another important distinction is to not confuse the model with the Chevrolet Triax, which was a concept SUV unveiled in 2000.
One of the most commonly reported issues for the Trax is fault code P0171. This code indicates that the engine is running too lean.
This can be a tough code to fix because pinpointing the cause is notoriously difficult. Unfortunately, owners have not reported a common cause for the Trax, meaning it can be almost anything that affects the air-fuel mixture.
The next most common issue is one that affects only models fitted with a turbocharger. Fault code P0299 indicates that there is too little boost coming from the turbo.
This can be caused by a leak in the turbocharger system or a faulty wastegate valve. However, owners have typically found that the solution requires replacing the turbocharger itself.
Fault code P0088 is another code that is fairly common for the model. This indicates that the pressure reading from the fuel rail is too high.
One of the most common causes of this code is a restriction in the fuel system that is artificially increasing the fuel pressure. In addition to this, a faulty fuel pump can lead to excessive fuel pressure.