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  1. General Discussion
    I’ve got a 2014 1.8 and all of a sudden the “service traction control” “service stabilitrak” lights came on the screen as well as the check engine light and the car seems like it’s misfiring. Has this happened to anyone else? How do I fix this. Just bought the car with 98k on it and was running...
  2. General Discussion
    Hi all, my car has been overheating for possibly three weeks on and off.. I did my best with maintaining with applying the proper fluids- that was not enough, my car overheated on the highway. I pulled over turned my hazard lights on. I waited at 30mins tried to start my car back up and it...
  3. Gen1 Powertrain
    2012 Cruze 1.8 liter engine. Transmission Solenoid malfunction. The car throw code while driving down interstate. Car drove for another 30 minutes without an issue until we could check the code. Can you replace the solenoid without replacing the transmission. I only $2500 on the car. Should I...
  4. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    So finally on my way to my parents to use the garage to put the ported intake on car bogs down and as always when something goes wrong the check power steering and check traction control messages pop up and look at that blinking check engine light shows up, oh great misfire. So towed to their...
  5. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    So it all started when i was driving down i95, the car lost power and eventually cut off. I popped the hood to find a glowing turbo. The car was serviced with the right amount of coolant. Any advice would be great. i do plan on replacing the turbo, hoses, and lines. Is there anything else y'all...
  6. Gen2 Diesel General Discussion
    Hi everyone! I've been seriously looking at the Cruze diesel for some time to replace my trusty (but sadly rusting out) Escape. I've had my eye on it for some time but am finally getting serious and was hoping for some advise. I figure what better advise than in this thread?! So I have some...
  7. Gen1 Diesel General Discussion
    Had my tires replaced on the CTD yesterday and they said my rear shocks were not good. That's why I had some cupping issues on the rears. So I just wanted a bit of advice as to what you guys have used for shocks. Looking to maintain good ride quality and have a bit a sporty feel. Real world...
  8. Gen1 Service Issues
    Looking for advice/maintenance recommendations. Wifes 2011 1.4l Eco has oil pooling/weeping from various places. Car is over 100k, so I expect to do some upkeep. Just did her oil and plugs. Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk
  9. Gen1 Powertrain
    Hi everyone. I recently purchased a 2012 Cruze LS with an automatic transmission with only 16,500 miles. The car was purchased from the original owner, and it was only driven around 3000 miles a year. Anyways, the car seems to shift strangely at lower speeds. A lag between first and second...
  10. CruzeTalk New Member Introductions
    Hi mates! How"s going guys. I am wondering if anyone have been travel to Highway 1 before. Have any suggestion of where should spend time visit and any fun thing to do along the the highway 1 like park or cities, small town something like thaat. Also, if there is other choice you guys would...
  11. Gen1 Powertrain
    Repectfully request advice: Low O2S2 voltage & high LTFT caused by bad Catalytic Con vehicle: 2011 Cruze LT 1.4L turbo, 67K miles (This car was not properly maintained by the previous owner.) Long Term fuel trim ~ 12.7 O2S2 (down stream O2 sensor) voltage .67 vacuum at idle after warm up ~...
  12. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    Respectfully request opinions & advice re cranking vacuum test of 1.4L turbo engine Hello Forum Readers My project 2011 Cruze LT with 1.4L turbo engine has the following new parts Camshaft/Valve cover Intake Manifold (Plan on adding the PCV repair modification and BNR throttle body extension...
  13. CruzeTalk New Member Introductions
    Hi, My name is Teddy. I'm from the Philippines. I need help and advice regarding our family's 2012 Cruze. The "check engine" lighted up a couple of days ago so we sent it to our dealer for PMS and checking. They said it had something to do with the TCM but then when we pulled out the unit...
  14. Gen1 Diesel Technical Discussion
    Good evening to the forum, Background: 2014 Cruze TDI, 98,929 miles, second owner, purchased October, 2017 with 71,000 miles. Just got the "Exhaust Fluid Quality Poor" display yesterday. Spent all last night and all this morning reading all the threads, watching YouTube videos and reading...
  15. Gen1 1.8L
    Hi, I'm in the process of replacing the clutch assembly and flywheel (which is destroyed) on my 2012 LS. And of course, am thinking about which lube I want to fill the gearbox with. I have used redline in the past in other cars I've had and was very happy with it. From the advise on here...
  16. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Hello all, I have stock wheels on my 2011 Chevy Cruze Eco and I'm wondering, are they aluminum? I purchased chrome wheel cleaner and it said to absolutely never use it on any other material, so I hesitated and looked it up. Seemed like chrome wheels on a Cruze Eco would be unlikely, so I...
  17. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Hi everyone, I purchased my 2011 Cruze Eco used, and one of the downsides were that it didn't have a front lip/spoiler. I want to purchase and replacement one with pretty much OEM (I won't be doing wild cosmetic upgrades, not my style). Has anyone purchased one from Parts Geek, the 2011-2015...
  18. Gen1 Service Issues
    Hello everyone! I purchased a 2011 Chevy Cruze Eco a couple weeks ago and loving it so far. Did a lot of research before purchasing the car to really know that this is the car that fits me best. It's economical, it looks sporty, equipped with a turbo, and not a **** Honda :) Mechanically...
  19. General Discussion
    So I've been a long time lurker of Cruzetalk for several months now, I've read almost every "How-To:" and several other daily threads. I've gained a lot of knowledge about the Cruze from this forum as well as it's users. I've also been watching Youtubers such as: Chris Fix, Scotty Kilmer, and...
  20. Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I have a 2014 CTD and I was looking into getting eibach lowering spring but I read some posts that said they wont do anything unless you get shocks too, so I figured I should just get coil overs instead. I don't really want to spend a ton of money though so I was looking and there is a huge gap...
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