2006 Chevrolet Express 3500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Express 3500
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2006 Chevrolet Express 3500 ProblemsFuel Level Sensor Failure
It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.
The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to stop working.
A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. This can result in an engine overheating condition. A leaking water pump will require replacement.
2006 Chevrolet Express 3500 Questionsi have a light on my dash that has a wrench and oilcan in yellow what is this? (2 answers)
new water pump,thermostat tcd sensor,no leaks
Exterior handle on sliding door broke off, need to replace. How do I disassemble and remove broken handle and replace.
Note also have problem with the interior door unlatch plastic piece that connects to rod going to rear of door slipping. Replaced it once, new one broke. Anything else to do ...
2006 Chevrolet Express 3500 RecallsSeat Belts May Not Latch or Unlatch
The front and rear seat belt buckles may not latch or unlatch. In a crash, a seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will inspect the buckles and replace them if they are found to be defective. Buckles found to function properly will have the upper buckle cover replaced. The recall began April 30, 2008. The GM recall number is 05113A.
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.
On certain vans, the front and rear seat belts will not latch or unlatch. In a crash, the risk of injury is increased if the seat occupant is not properly restrained. Dealers will inspect the seat belt buckles, and will replace the buckle assembly if the buckle is found to be inoperative. If the buckle is found to function, only the upper buckle cover will be replaced. The recall began March 15, 2006. The GM recall number is 05113.