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Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   07-11-2019, 06:13 PM
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Views: 1,891
Posted By MichaelJT
I'm going to do this tomorrow. thanks for the...

I'm going to do this tomorrow. thanks for the tutorial. I need a flat floor to haul a load of stuff I am going to fetch tomorrow. I am wondering if I can fold the drivers side seat down and still...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   04-12-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By MichaelJT
The center display screen

Is the center display good for anything besides the radio and the 6 or 7 Icons it displays? I don't use any of those like OnStar, Apple car play, SiriusXM or the rest. I know about the radio and do...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   04-12-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By MichaelJT
I hit a deer yesterday at zero dark thirty in the...

I hit a deer yesterday at zero dark thirty in the morning. I was driving my 1999 Silverado and not the Trax thankfully. I saw the herd of critters on my right side in the open field there. So I ...
Forum: Introductions   03-11-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By MichaelJT
Just took the new Trax to it's first service....

Just took the new Trax to it's first service. Dealer service. Vehicle mileage 1943. Oil and filter replaced and tires rotated. Plus they did a "Multi point vehicle inspection". Ok.


So far since...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   03-03-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By MichaelJT
I didn't opt to continue my OnStar after the one...

I didn't opt to continue my OnStar after the one month trial period. My remote start still works fine.


MJT
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   01-08-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 22,109
Posted By MichaelJT
This thread is 2 years old now. I read the whole...

This thread is 2 years old now. I read the whole thing. Any resolution? Did it resolve itself? Did the owners sell or trade their Problem Trax? I see even Chevy customer service got in the thread....
Forum: Trax Fuel Economy Discussion   01-08-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,033
Posted By MichaelJT
I am at 28.5 lifetime. Average speed only 36mph....

I am at 28.5 lifetime. Average speed only 36mph. This is since we took delivery in November. Miles so far is 1200 and only about 100 of those are highway driving.. Mostly 2 lane twisty hilly...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-22-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By MichaelJT
I just got an email from OnStar telling me my 30...

I just got an email from OnStar telling me my 30 day trial was expired. Apparently I still do have some access to limited features.

A change to yourservice plan.
The OnStar® safety and security...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-15-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By MichaelJT
We bought our 2018 Trax LT AWD a month ago. I...

We bought our 2018 Trax LT AWD a month ago. I find the power adequate. It seems to get up to speed just fine. On hills it finds the right gear and will hold speed fine. Lot of hills where I drive it....
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-08-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,902
Posted By MichaelJT
Just to be clear Skip. As I posted above, I...

Just to be clear Skip. As I posted above, I figured out what I was doing wrong. Remote works fine and I can use it just fine now. I was merely pressing in the wrong place on the remote.

I will...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-07-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,902
Posted By MichaelJT
Thanks for the wakeup call on the buttons. My...

Thanks for the wakeup call on the buttons. My remote looks a bit different. The buttons are stacked top to bottom separated by a chrome bar each. I was not pressing the right spot. Giant thumbs....
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-06-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,902
Posted By MichaelJT
Can't get the hang of this Remote Start

I've read the manual. It's a 2018 LT and the window sticker claims it has remote start. I hit the lock button then the start button at the bottom of remote... Then the horn starts beeping like I'm...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-06-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,307
Posted By MichaelJT
Well that's pretty cool. Can you choose the gages...

Well that's pretty cool. Can you choose the gages you want? I would want oil pressure too. So, since I don't have an android or any useful cellphone it's out for me. But thanks for the info.


MJT
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-06-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By MichaelJT
Man I had no idea. This just keeps getting better...

Man I had no idea. This just keeps getting better and better. I am right there with you on the Big Brother aspect too. I keep getting bugged by my insurance company to get that thing that plugs into...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-06-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,307
Posted By MichaelJT
This is interesting to me. Is it a Cell phone...

This is interesting to me. Is it a Cell phone app? Or is it somehow accessible in the vehicle menu? Something tells me it is an App.


MJT
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-04-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By MichaelJT
Wow. I had no idea when I posted the question. I...

Wow. I had no idea when I posted the question. I discovered afterwards that 2 of my wife's friends also don't bother with OnStar. I don't mind paying for something that is truly useful but I have no...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   12-03-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,842
Posted By MichaelJT
Does Everyone here have OnStar?

Has anybody just said "No thanks" to OnStar? I have gotten along just fine for 50 years driving without that blue button. I do have a cell phone and I know how to read a map. I also have a GPS if...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   11-25-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By MichaelJT
Thanks bswarm. I should have known...

Thanks bswarm.


I should have known about that FAQ already. Sounds like the same wordage that Volkswagen used back in 1987 when I bought my new Fox. Thanks for the link.


and Traxy the...
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   11-24-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By MichaelJT
Sprayed with what exactly? Asphalt/Tar...

Sprayed with what exactly?


Asphalt/Tar based type? Such as Ziebart.
Oil based type like Krown(Canada) or Fluid film?


MichaelJT
Forum: Chevy Trax General Discussion   11-24-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By MichaelJT
Undercoating

I bought my 2018 Trax LT last Monday. During the sales process a finance guy stated that Chevrolet no longer undercoats their new vehicles. He stated that the undercoat eventually cracks and holds...
Forum: Introductions   11-21-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By MichaelJT
Thanks for the welcome. It's a VIN K. I can...

Thanks for the welcome. It's a VIN K. I can report that it goes good in snow, sleet and freezing rain. Wifey took it shopping today. She's the main pilot as I bought it for her. But tomorrow I will...
Forum: Introductions   11-20-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By MichaelJT
New Trax owner

Yesterday I took delivery of a new 2018 Trax LT AWD in Nightfall Gray Metallic. Haven't driven it much yet. Looking forward to a few miles this weekend. I will have more opinion later on. No Pictures...
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