2009 Chevy Equinox B0081 Seat Occupant Sensor

2009 Chevy Equinox B0081 Seat Occupant Sensor

Chevy Equinox On the 2009 Chevy Equinox, the B0081 is a fairly straight forward code pointing to a problem with the passenger’s seat occupancy sensor for the air bag system. On this vehicle, the occupant sensor is built into and part of the passenger’s seat pad. Carefully inspect the electrical connector and wire harness under the passenger’s seat looking for any loose, broken or damaged wires. If no problems are found, more commonly, the passenger’s seat occupant sensor (passenger’s seat pad cushion) will need to be replaced. Does your vehicle…

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2008 Chevy Equinox C0550 EBCM

2008 Chevy Equinox C0550 EBCM

Chevy Equinox On the 2008 Chevy Equinox, the C0550 is a very straight forward code pointing to a problem with the Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM). There are a couple of variations on this code and will result with a 2-digit code after the C0550. In any case, the most common problem is an internal failure of the EBCM. This is very similar to a hard drive crash on your home computer. The EBCM is located under the hood, in the driver’s side rear corner of the engine compartment, just below and to…

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2006 Chevy Equinox P0128 Coolant Sensor

2006 Chevy Equinox P0128 Coolant Sensor

Chevy Equinox On the 2006 Chevy Equinox, the P0128 is a fairly straight forward code pointing to a fault with the Engine Coolant Temp (ECT) Sensor. Make sure the Coolant Level is full. Make sure there are no leaks in the Cooling System. Inspect the electrical connector and wire harness for any loose, broken or damaged wires. If the visual inspection checks ok, most commonly, replacing the ECT will solve the problem. Does your vehicle have a similar problem? Get connected to a Live Q&A session with a certified Auto…

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