Chevy Trax Forum - Reply to Topic
Thread: Chevy Trax quirks Reply to Thread
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Chevy Trax Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
07-18-2019 02:47 AM
Montkun So on my 2019 Trax I started it up and the infotainment screen was black. Radio was playing fine, i could skip through favorites with the wheel control and face buttons. I could still accept calls through the phone, but couldn't figure out why my new car has a black screen.

Disconnected the phone, turned it off, started back up again the same way. Swapped USB cables to a charge only one, still the same result. Then something occurred to me that i haven't heard the beep from my Progressive Snapshot device, so i look down and noticed it had no lights on. Unplugged it and started the car again, and like magic the screen popped on like nothing happened.

Moral of the story, if you have anything plugged in the ODB port, try not bumping it on the way in or out of the drivers seat.

Sent from my BND-L34 using Tapatalk
06-26-2019 10:27 AM
63dart Thanks for that, Traxy! I know it's the right color, it's just a weird thing that when shopping for touch-up paint, it never returns results for 2015 Chevrolet Trax having WA-895 (GQM) as an option. Probably something to do with GM publishing the paint code list that these vendors pull their data from. Mistakes happen, we're all human. As long as it cross-references on the list, I'm sure I'll get the right color.
06-25-2019 08:30 PM
06-25-2019 09:56 AM
63dart Definitely a quirk, not really a problem, but I've found that when I look for my 2015's paint code, I find it as a 2016 color. On a plate on the firewall it includes the GQM code, as well as the WA-895 code shown on the Service Parts ID tag in the glove box. Any place I try to find touch-up paint, it only returns results for these codes as a 2016 color.
06-17-2019 11:11 AM
Originally Posted by Traxy View Post
An other quirk I have with my Trax is when I press the windshield pisser the wipers only sweep once, maybe this is a problem not sure, My Encore sweeps 3 times. When you're driving at highway speed one sweep just doesn't cut it so you have to turn your wipers on before you spray the windshield. Kind of a pain, the rear wiper sweeps 3 times though go figure.
I think if you hold the bar for another second or two you will get the 3 sweeps you're looking for.
06-17-2019 11:04 AM
T-RAX I think if you just hold the bar a second or two longer you will get the 3 sweeps you are looking for.
06-11-2019 11:51 AM
nattrax This may be a complaint as well as a quirk, but our 2015 Trax for the past couple years has had a problem with the driver's window making an awful "screech" noise when going up and down, no matter what the temperature. The dealer has used dry lube once, but it really didn't help. Probably the seals are drying out and causing the noise. Now the front passenger window is doing the same thing! Short of replacing the window seals, I don't know what can be done.

Just wondering if anyone else is experiencing this problem and if there are any solutions short of new window seals!
05-31-2019 10:32 AM
Traxy Found and other helpful hint. You know when you remove the rear cover and the hatch won't close with the item you put in the back that's too large. Well I discovered there's a place to stow it. 2 Years I've had this vehicle, felt so stupid.

01-24-2019 09:12 PM
Traxy Found an other one nice detail about my Trax today. The passenger can exit the vehicle by pulling on the inside door handle twice, this unlocks the door even if you're not in park. Also noticed if you hold the windshield washer less than a second the wipers wipe once if you hold it for more than a second the wipers wipe 3 times. Little stuff that makes me like the engineering work more and more.

04-05-2018 10:09 AM
adamjeeps Here is a pic, sure looks like the standard white to me!?

This thread has more than 10 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome