2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500

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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Problems

Service 4WD Message May be Displayed

The 4WD transfer case encoder motor position sensor or the selector switch may fail causing the service 4WD message to be displayed. Fault code(s) stored in the transfer case control module will be of assistance in determining the exact fault causing the message to be displayed.

Steering May Develop Clunk Noise From Upper Intermediate Steering Shaft

The steering may develop a clunk type noise from the upper intermediate steering shaft.  Our technicians tell us that you should check with you local GM dealer to find out what the latest repair is for this condition.

Improper HVAC Temperature and/or Air Delivery Due to Failed Mode Door Actuator

One or more heater & AC (HVAC) air delivery and/or temperature mode door actuator may fail. This can result in incorrect air delivery or temperature. If this occurs, fault code(s) stored in the HVAC control module should be available to assist with diagnoses.

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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Questions

Truck will shut off at running temp and not start below threshold code whatwrong (1 answer)

Only did it a few times at first but would start back now it won't start and when dose shuts right off at running temp.....changed fuel pump now has p1615...throttle body circuit a/b and pedal potion sensor what's wrong

Can a evap solenoid be misdiagnosed for a fuel tank pressure sensor. (1 answer)

Had my truck repaired at a dealership and less then a week later the check engine light came back on and now they say its my psi sensor in my fuel tank.I think they messed up.

what is wrong with my avalanche?? (1 answer)

I turn too sharp with 4x4 engage and two days later it start clunking on the front right side

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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Recalls

Fuel May Leak from Fuel Rail

The retainer clip for the fuel rail pulse damper may fracture and allow the damper to come loose from the fuel rail. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the engine fuel rail pulse damper free of charge. The recall began August 31, 2006. The GM recall number is 06080.

Tire and Loading Information Labels Are Innacurate

The tire and loading information label on the driver's side door frame may be inaccurate. A misprinted label could lead to overloading of the vehicle, which could possibly lead to tire failure and a crash. Owners will be provided with corrected labels and installation instructions. At customers' request, a dealer can install the label for them. The recall began March 31, 2006. The GM recall number is 05109.

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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Reviews

I have a 2006 Avalanche that the doors and tailgate keep freezing. If anyone have suggestions please let me know.
Use Mobile 1 synthetic oil, at 119,000 miles low oil pressure sensor light came on, had checked at Auto Zone, said oil clean and levels correct. Recommended purchasing new sensor. Started home and within two miles truck locked up. I had someone's driveway blocked and had to restart engine to move the vehicle. Engine locked up due to oil pump failure and had to be replaced. Now I only get 10...

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