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  1. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    I just got a Cruze with a Reese hidden hitch attached:( I would like to have it removed as I will never be needing or using a hitch and don't want the rust that comes with it:(. Can it be removed by taking off the 4 bolts (2 per side) without lowering the exhaust, which I don"t want to do I...
  2. General Discussion
    Any tips on the best way to remove a transaxle
  3. Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    First off, I apologize if this is in the wrong forum section. So, I am a bit of a newbie when it comes to DIY car repair. My driver's side window has come off its track and I'd like to fix it myself without paying $300 at a body shop. I know the motor still works, so it isn't an issue there...
  4. General Discussion
    Trying to put on my catch can but dont know how to remove the pcv hose from the turbo intake
  5. Gen2 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    Ok, I have done stuts before, but have never had this problem. I cant get the bolts out of the steering knuckle. Its a 2018 so no rust. Tried a impact gun, hammer etc and they didnt budge. Any ideas?
  6. General Discussion
    I have to change my throttle body on my 2011 Cruze. Can anyone tell me what I need to remove the bolts that hold it on? Don't know if they are metric or sae or if they are allen or torx. thanks
  7. Gen2 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Just a quick question if anyone knows how to remove the light cover on a gen 2 sedan license plate light? There are no visible screws I see to undo to remove. So, for the life of me I've tried looking for ways with trim removal tools to get this cover off but no luck.
  8. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Greetings, I have a pair of speakers I want to install in the dash, but the plastic gets in the way. They'll fit once i get past the plastic and into the metal framing underneath. I've looked for instructions on how to remove the dash and haven't found any. Has any one done it or know how to...
  9. Gen2 Audio & Electronics
    Does anyone have a tutorial on how to remove the head-unit on a hatchback? Thanks Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. General Discussion
    Hello , is there any video or instruction how to remove the passenger airbag and how to remove the dashboard surface that cover it ?? thanx a lot .
  11. Gen1 Audio & Electronics
    I learned something new today: Both positive and negative battery cables at the battery are torqued to 40 in-lbs The battery plate nuts are torqued to 106 in-lbs and the battery hold down arm is torqued to 80 in-lbs
  12. General Discussion
    Hi everyone! I’m trying to paint the chrome trim around my front grill. But, I can’t find any info anywhere on how to remove the chrome trim!! Can anyone help me out with!?!? Thanks in advance!
  13. Gen1 Powertrain
    I'm going to jump on the Cruze next week and replace the forward mainseal, which is chirping due to the pcv failure. Has anyone here done this, any tips, also does one need to use a puller? I ask because I just removed my honda odyssey flywheel the other day and didn't need to use one it...
  14. Gen2 Diesel General Discussion
    Has anyone tried to replace their fuel filter yet on a 2nd Gen? I attempted to the other day and the whole housing twisted out of the crap plastic wedge mount. I even took the whole thing off the car strapped it to a bench and I thought I was going to break the cap in two. I plan on...
  15. Gen1 Service Issues
    Some one please tell me how to get this part off of a 2015 Chevy Cruze LT 1.4l Turbo. Bottom plastic connector from the fire wall
  16. Gen1 Audio & Electronics
    Hello! New to the forum. Been browsing and couldn't find my answer so figured I'd register and post. I'm wondering if anyone has any idea as to what this alarm is? I checked the manual, I checked online, etc... can't figure it out. I bought the car a couple weeks ago, and it wasn't doing it at...
  17. General Discussion
    I'm working on replacing the lock actuator assembly on a 2012 1LT. Has anyone gutted these doors or worked with the lock rod adjustment? Getting the lock rods off the lock assembly is quite the art of patience. I'd like to remove the lock assembly and the rods together. But to do this I must...
  18. General Discussion
    So my drivers power door lock does not move with the keyless entry remote or the button inside the car. It does work manually with the key, and if you push the button down from the inside. Has anyone had one of the front doors from a GEN1 apart inside? It appears based on my searching that I...
  19. Gen2 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    All credit goes to the author. I don't think this has been posted before. Actually it looks fairly easy. Removal of the plastic parts isn't that bad. Take your time and use trim removal tools, and you will be just fine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkRMCLno3jk
  20. General Discussion
    does anyone know how to easily remove windshield washer water tank? mine leaking... which parts needs to remove for that?
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