This could have been very bad if we had been in a high traffic condition. I tried the accelerator to loosen it. Pulled off the road restarted the car and the engine over revved and I turned the key off again, attempted to restart again with the same results. I have been instructed I would have to replace the parts out of my own pocket but there is no guarantee it would resolve the malfunction since they can't figure out what is causing it. It is my belief that the pedal stayed loose, relatively. Also no codes are brought up.
On several occasions at least 5 while driving, and needing to slow down e. It is my belief that the pedal stayed loose, relatively. Saturn Vue Replacement Cruise Control Switch Information Search our online cruise control switch catalog and find the lowest priced discount auto parts on the web. Regardless, when I removed my foot from the accelerator, I did not experience a relief of acceleration. First thing I'd confirm is to make sure the brake-lights are not staying on. The contact also stated that the cruise control light illuminated but the cruise control failed.
Fill out your contact information and your Cruise Control Servo request will get distributed instantly to a nationwide network of auto recyclers, salvage yards, wrecking yards, junkyards and parts brokers across the country. Check brake globes are functioning and are not blown as well. Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. Rate the quality of this post and help far2grumpy reputation points. This seems to be the only place to file this information since dealer stated that consumer complaint cannot be filed since Saturn no longer makes vehicles. I turned the key switch off.
The engine raced and the tachometer was high. Since the car is equipped with cruise control and the controls are on the steering wheel I do not drive with the cruise control on I rarely if ever use the cruise control as I do not believe it is safe. The speed increased to 80 mph without warning. Grumpy, We have this exact problem on our 2004 Vue. I wish now I had not bought this car.
Technician will gain access to the roller rockers to inspect them. I don't understand what i causing that. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. One of the switches might be adjusted so the slightest movement of brake pedal activates the switch. I think it is an issue with the drive by wire system. I tried the brake - it slowed the acceleration but did not stop it. This part is also sometimes called Saturn Vue Cruise Control.
Grumpy, You hit the nail on the head. Rate the quality of this post and help far2grumpy reputation points. Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. This happen 3 more times when I would accelerate to pass a car on the freeway and once on a private road. I'd suspect something mechanical - such as one of the switches attached to brake pedal. The attached files are for prerequisite steps to remove steering wheel.
While in the United States they are unable to receive Turn-by-Turn directions. Rate the quality of this post and help aquatechie reputation points. Jan 25, 2012 check brake switch under dash above the brake pedal. However, sometimes when I hit a bump it will kick off. Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box.
This time it took just under a mile to return to normal. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. Stomped the brakes several times and this time the results were normal. A scan tool would enable you to get into the diagnostics to check the cruise control system and identify the fault. Appears steering wheel must be removed and I can extract removal procedures if you want to pursue. I have owned two other Saturns with no issues this one has had a few which will show on the gms list of fixes it has had. Today i turned on cruise at 30 miles per hour after noticing the rpm fluctuation about 400 rpm.
Incidentally, both switches are also used to disconnect torque converter lock-up clutch if you have auto trans. We sell wholesale to the public. The engine stopped racing and I was able to slow a bit more. The failure recurred on one other occasion. I found the following regarding cruise control switches. Normally I would just take my car to the dealership to get fixed but as we all know times are tight, and if I can do it myself. I was currently going ~80 mph, faster than intended.