service light stays on

Columbia, MO

#61 Dec 14, 2009
My service light comes on at all times but it is because i have 1 bright light out. Check all of your lights.
sue c

Apopka, FL

#62 Jan 25, 2010
Mi Chevy cavalier 2002just recently turn its service light on, but the crazy thing is that it only turns on during the day time and at night the service light does no go on!! Has this happened to anyone?

Pittsburgh, PA

#63 Jan 26, 2010
Adrian wrote:
ahhaha i feel stupif for bringing my old school ass in here with my 94' cav but does ne one know why all my other lighrs in my car, accept my dash and running rear lights dont work??
check fuses

Granger, IN

#64 Feb 24, 2010
just wanted to thank everyone for their advice on the caveliers headlight flickering problems. This has helped us diagnose a problem. Thank you to all the shade tree mechanics and the certified ones out there for the valuable info.

Mishawaka, IN

#65 Feb 24, 2010
No offensive to anyone ..I know people want to help but service engine soon is NOT the same as service light......and I had this same problem and it was a headlight out ...but didnt think anything about it since it happened during the day....

United States

#66 Mar 29, 2010
2004 cavalier, standard..dont know what else you might want to know..anyway the antitheft/passlock system caused problem, it's now at the dealer where they reset everything but they say the service engine light remains on and there is no code found. If dealer cant find problem then how do I?

Saskatoon, Canada

#67 Apr 2, 2010
Sarah wrote:
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Not sure if you still need this. But just happened to us last night. It means you have a headlight out. Lots of worry for just a little problem.
I have changed my headlights and my lights continue to flicker. Any other ideas

Detroit, MI

#68 Jun 7, 2010
I am a tech and thought I should answer this... If you have a solid service light - check if when you engage the car your daytime run light indicator is flashing if some turn on your head light and check to see if both are lit if not replace, if they are you have an electrical system failure try removing the batt and hold the brake, otherwise take in for service. If no flashing replace gas cap... The service lit is a stylish annosnce light giving you warning about mandane failures.
dj erico

Torrance, CA

#69 Jun 23, 2010
HEADLIGHTS!!! OMG thnx so much ppl!

Valdosta, GA

#70 Aug 18, 2010
My headlight went out last night. Today, my Service light came on. I figure one has to do with the other. Chances are with me. Yes?

Parker, CO

#71 Aug 21, 2010
Marlee wrote:
I have a 2003 chevy cav, and for the past couple of months every time I turn to the steering wheel it sounds like my car is grinding, then I was coming home from work today and my Service Light came on. Plus about a month ago, my car stopped starting. The battery is fine but I have to start my car 2-3 times each morning before it will turn over. WHAT IS WRONG WITH MY CAR??? PLEASE HELP!!!!
I have tgis ame problem! Does no one have an awnser for this?

Owensboro, KY

#72 Aug 29, 2010
I have a 99' cav. and the service lights, battery, brakes, seat belt, and abs lights come on for short times along with the temp gauge dropping to 0 and the rpm to 0 while driving at any speed. The engine does not seem to miss a beat at all when this happens but it still makes me leary to drive with my kids along. Any one have any answers?

Lansdale, PA

#73 Aug 31, 2010
Hi Mike my car does the same. Not sure what that means. I bought it used.
MIKE wrote:
my headlights flicker when I start the car then my service light stays on anybody seen this before?

United States

#74 Sep 24, 2010
Thanks! I had a headlight flicker problem. It was an out headlight... I didn't think this car was that smart so never thought to check the logical place.

Chicago, IL

#75 Dec 24, 2010
When the service light with the wrench comes on wht are the possible reasons?

United States

#76 Feb 28, 2011
2000 cavalier, flickering headlights on startup, service light on, it was a dead headlight!

Myrtle Beach, SC

#77 Nov 1, 2011
Same thing here, Headlight went out...service light came on. Will be replacing the light this morning. :-)
3303038495 justin

United States

#78 Nov 17, 2011
When you turn car off and ignition on youll hear a clicking noise. Pay attention to,daylight runner light icon on top right. If it flashes as the service light,is on its a burnt out head light. If not its low clutch fluid on standard models or a gas cap and the service light is all minor issues. Check engine lights are serious about 70% of the time and if check engin light ever blinks do not drive at alllll!!! It means cylinder misfire. Hope i helped. Justin

Lawrence, MA

#79 Nov 22, 2011
Sarah wrote:
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Not sure if you still need this. But just happened to us last night. It means you have a headlight out. Lots of worry for just a little problem.
thanks I needed this

United States

#80 Dec 16, 2011
MIKE wrote:
my headlights flicker when I start the car then my service light stays on anybody seen this before?
Yeah my car is doing the same thing I'm gonna get it checked out to see what's going on

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