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2003 Chevy Avalanche compass and thermometer on rearview mirror went out. What could be the problem?

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If it's the only thing out, then your best bet is the wiring unless the unit itself went bad.

Posted on Oct 26, 2012

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    I have the same problem with my 2002 Avalanche. The readings come on and work about once every 6 months, work for a while and then go out again. I think it may be the sensor which I believe is somewhere near the front grille. But I am not sure.

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Find a wrecking yard, buy a good mirror there and find a sensor on a donor truck or SUV. Two birds, one stone!

Posted on Jun 28, 2015

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