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  1. General Discussion
    So my airbags did not deploy and my seatbelt did not lock, needless to say I am in PAIN. But I want to know if this thing is totaled, if it should have deployed the airbags and locked the seatbelt? Maybe? I’m not sure, first time accident. 🤦‍♀️ I know my hood cannot open, it was smoking like...
  2. General Discussion
    So I’ve been having some issues with my car starting lately, didn’t start having the issues until I changed my 02 sensor. I believe that was just a coincidence, wouldn’t make sense as to why that would make it not start. The car cranks just won’t turn over, If I’m lucky it’ll start sometimes. I...
  3. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    I was wondering if you guys could give me some help. My 2017 Cruze USB port doesn't work even after I replaced it. I've tried multiple cables, including the one that came with the phone, I tried the AUX side of that part and it works 100. The device shows the lightning charging symbol for...
  4. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Hey guys, I have a Gen 1 2016 Chevy Cruze Lt, ya know the weird middle child of the Cruze family with the led bar fog lights instead of the circle ones... anyways I’m trying to find some body or lip kits to achieve a “meaner” look on her and I am having lots of trouble finding any if anyone has...
  5. Gen1 Service Issues
    Okay I posted this in another category as well to hopefully get more feedback but here we go... Hello everyone! I’m new here and need some informative advice. Okay so I bought a used 2011 Chevy Cruze. Has a little under 103,000 miles on it. I’ve had it for almost 2 months. Everything works...
  6. Gen1 Powertrain
    Hello everyone! I’m new here and need some informative advice. Okay so I bought a used 2011 Chevy Cruze. Has a little under 103,000 miles on it. I’ve had it for almost 2 months. Everything works fine. No check engine lights, got a tune up when I bought the car, all oils and fluids changed, air...
  7. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    My father (was a AF mechanic 26 years) & I are planning to replace my turbocharger this weekend. I ordered the part from RockAuto & am doing all the research I can. I haven’t seen any full tutorials, can anyone point me in the direction of one??? Or what are the best places to do this research...
  8. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Hi, I could really use some specific help on how exactly I wire an auto dimming mirror in my 2017 Cruze that did not have an auto dimming mirror from the factory. I have an OEM one from eBay but I need to someone get power from the map lights. I don’t know how to access their wiring though and I...
  9. Cruze Owner Projects
    Hey y’all :) was hopin I could get some help I’m trying to get a decent sounding audio system for my Chevy Cruze while still using the stick stereo it’s a 2016 if I could please get some tips, recommendations, help let me know. thank you
  10. Gen1 Powertrain
    And I got a check ingine light on the code was p101 and it's said my transmission wasnt responding intake manifold so ect so I replaced the spark plugs the valve cover and the air intake sensor the upstream oxygen sensor and the water valve cover and the light is still on its runs great...
  11. General Discussion
    Hello, What is this sliver part that is being held up by bungee? Found this after being serviced at a dealership
  12. Gen1 1.4L Turbo
    Please HELP! As I was replacing the pcv hose tonight on my 2013 Chevy Cruze 1.4 turbo I broke the nipple in the back of the motor that the secondary hose connects to. Anyone know what this is called and what I now need to replace?
  13. General Discussion
    Question one of my bolts for the ignition coils is missing and its on back order right now can i use any bolt from like home depot that is matched or does it have to be from GM because no one has them.
  14. General Discussion
    My girlfriend owns a 2014 Chevy Cruze LT, I can do most mechanical repairs that don't require specialty equipment and about 2 months ago I replaced her CV axles, a job I have done since I was a teenager... Last week, I was going to the store and while on a slight hill, under acceleration, I...
  15. Gen1 Powertrain
    So I'm new here so apologies if what I say doesn't provide any useful information but I'm pretty lost. So I've had my 2012 Cruze for about 5-6 years and it has about 140k on it. A few months ago while i was driving for work the car went into what i believe to be limp mode, i went from going 55...
  16. Gen1 Powertrain
    On and off on and off the code P0299 comes on (check engine light). Issues accelerating, wont remote start (due to check engine light of course). but it will be on one day, off the next... Any tips on how to resolve this issue completely? They've already replaced the turbo once in this cruze...
  17. Gen1 Powertrain
    I have a 2013 Cruze 1.4t and I’m getting the crank seal squeak due to high vacuum. I have replaced the valve cover when the diaphragm burst, I have installed the V2 check valve fix kit, and today I replaced the front crank seal. Despite all of this the squeal persists, at this point I’m at a...
  18. General Discussion
    Hi all, I have a 2011 Cruze LS, 1.8L, 45K miles, bought it new. I don’t know much about cars so I’m hoping someone can help me out. I’ve been coming across information that the Cruze, particularly the 2011, isn’t a very reliable car and it’s made me a bit paranoid. I haven’t had any major...
  19. CruzeTalk New Member Introductions
    I too was trying to upgrade to a radio with the touch screen mylink system. Was wondering where I could get a harness
  20. General Discussion
    The valve cove is bad and it is suck in air.When i put my finger over where it is sucking in air the engine wants to stall out. need help
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