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  1. Problems and Service
    Hey everyone, I have a question that I haven't found any answers on. I purchased an 08 LS 5 speed with 104,000 miles for 1500 bucks to drive as my beater with a heater. When I picked it up, the only light that was on was the TPMS, which wasn't a big deal to me. A couple days later, driving in...
  2. Problems and Service
    Hello, I have a 2008 Chevy Cobalt LS 5 speed manual. A couple months ago the battery completely died and it sat there for a few months. Now with a new battery the car drives great besides the power steering which is only partially functional. The reason I know its partially functional is because...
  3. Problems and Service
    I own a 2006 Chevy Cobalt LT Coupe. My car has several electrical type problems. 1. The car's power locks don't work properly. I can not lock or unlock the car doors from the button on the driver's side. On the passenger side the car doors unlock when you press the lock button and that's only...
  4. Interior & Exterior Styling
    So i ended up smashing my front bumper pretty good on my car and im getting a good deal on a 2.4 ss front bumper of coarse with the fog lights and im wondering how hard it will be to install the fog lights to work? I was thinking of just hooking them up to power and run it to a toggle switch...
  5. Audio/Video
    Hey everyone, Im not to sure if this is in the right category so I apologize if it is not. I recently purchased a PLX DM-100 Universal OLED touchscreen for my 2007 balt, it came with a cigarette lighter power cord to power the gauge, and also a hardwired power cord. I have set my gauge up...
  6. Audio/Video
    So my front passenger side speaker only works sometimes. It doesn't cut in and out when I'm driving, but it'll work for a few days then cut out for a few days. This has been consistent for at least a month, so it's getting pretty annoying. I've pulled the panel off the door and checked the...
  7. Interior & Exterior Styling
    I'm looking into buying either a couple surface mount LEDs or LED strip lights to put under my dash. I'm thinking I only want them on when the dome light is on, what would be the best way to wire them? Also is there any way I could install a switch with them wired that way so I can turn on the...
  8. Problems and Service
    I have Sonar Headlights as well but I am running into problems on the Left/Driver side.At first(but still) my light rings and those three light dots underneath would not stay on. Now, I am having an issue where my lights just went completely dim and the high beam light is now dim. My light rings...
  9. Interior & Exterior Styling
    sooooo i just got these halos and everyone i know who can install them doesnt want to because of the wiring. does anyone have these and know how easy/hard they are to wire?
  10. Interior & Exterior Styling
    While replacing the steering column i cut the wiring and have no idea in which wire goes into which plug. I just need someone to take a close up picture of the wiring connector that goes into the steering module, so i can arrange mine accordingly. [/IMG]
  11. Audio/Video
    Hello everyone, Upon reading the DIY guides on these forums, I purchased a Kenwood KDC-108 headunit, Metra 70-2103 harness, and the Metra antenna adapter to replace my headunit. However, I have encountered many issues and was wondering if you could please help clarify some of my problems, as I...
  12. Audio/Video
    I have a 2007 cobalt ls and need to know if i can wire it up for my amp and subs but still keep the same head unit?? The head unit is not bad so i can hold off on a new one if i can keep the stock head unit.. any help would be great. oh and is there a stock amp in my car? i have been reading...
  13. Problems and Service
    Both my left and right speakers drop in and out. All pieces are stock. The problem has been going on for atleast a year. The speakers wont works for most of the week, then every so ofter one or both will work on the way to or from work (15min), but come the next day, back to no sound out of...
  14. Audio/Video
    LOL its looking like my Cobalt is going to be as expensive as my Cavalier but I am hoping not... Greetings everyone here's what I have please see if you have anything to contribute to some or all of what I seem to be facing. I just bought an 05 Cobalt. I want to get rid of the factory stereo...
  15. Audio/Video
    So, to start off with, i bought an aftermarket installation kit for my kenwood head unit, which included the mount, antenna cable adapter and wire harness adapter. First of all, I struggled with the head unit, i was able to get everything hooked up and wired properly except.... there was no...
  16. Interior & Exterior Styling
    I just got a Cobra radar detector off one of the people at work and was wondering if there's a way to hook it into my rear view mirror because that's got power running into it so I dont have to have the cord running around in my car and so the detector will go on and off with my car? THis is...
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