Noise and/or Dead Battery Due to failed Alternator on Chevrolet Tahoe

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead, or an abnormal noise may develop. The dash warning light may or may not illuminate. A failed alternator will require replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 86,000 (86,000–86,000)
Engines affected: 5.7L V8, Gasoline
5 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000
7 people reported this problem