Chevy Cruze USB port Not Working – How To Fix

By Max Anthony •  Updated: 05/15/23 •  3 min read

Chevy Cruze USB port Not Working

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Chevy or Chevrolet is an American automobile manufacturer. It produces and sells automobiles, trucks and minivans. Chevrolet offers vehicles with a wide range of sub-models (sedans, coupes, convertibles).

Chevy Cruze is a line of small cars manufactured by Chevrolet. This car is one of the most affordable cars in its class. This car offers many different engines and options. People like this car because of its economy, its comfort, and its many features.

However, this car has some flaws that may need to be fixed. One of the most common problems with this car is the USB port. In this article, we will help you to fix the USB port in your Chevy Cruze.

Check Your USB Port

Failures in connecting a USB cable to a computer in a certain vehicle are caused by a hardware or software defect.

Even though USB ports are extremely useful, it’s possible that dust and other small debris can get inside them. Food, dirt, and particles can enter the port.

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Check the USB port on your vehicle to make certain that nothing has got through it. If you find anything suspicious, try removing it gently using a wooden or plastic scraper or other similar tools.

If something is lodged in the port, try to remove it by carefully bending down and holding a small object such as a toothpick or a thin piece of plastic.

Tighten the USB Port

Sometimes, it may be that the USB ports in the vehicle are missing. This is something that you can easily fix if the USB ports are damaged.

You just need to tighten the USB cable that holds the USB device in place, and after doing that, it will start working as expected.

If the USB port is malfunctioning due to loose or broken internal connections, you can test this by plugging in a USB device and making the connection unstable.

If you can see two pins on the USB cable, you may be having a problem with the USB cable or the USB port.

Sometimes, you may need tweezers or another object that has a good edge to help you push down on the two pins in the USB port. Make use of the lamp to help you do that or a torch to help you see where the problem is.

There are two pins that will allow you to pull up the USB cable and support any device that is inserted there. Use a needle and/or other sharp object to push the two pins that you’ve marked up, but do it carefully and slowly.

It should tighten the USB port securely. If you do that, the USB connection will be tight enough.

Switch Off Your Engine and Turn It Back On

A quick fix to repair a USB port that is not working properly is to turn the engine off and back on. With this simple way, you might be able to easily fix your USB port that isn’t working properly.

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Max Anthony

Max is a gizmo-savvy guy, who has a tendency to get pulled into the nitty gritty details of technology and cars. He attended UT Austin, where he studied Information Science. He’s married and has three kids, one dog and a GMC truck and a Porsche 911. With a large family, he still finds time to share tips and tricks on cars, trucks and more.