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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Problems

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.

Will turn key and it is like no power from battery to starter, but have lights, radio, etc. Turn key again or sometimes multiple times, to no avail. Then, turn it one more time and it starts. Then the next 15 starts, no problem. Sometimes hot engine, sometimes cold.

UPDATE: 2-6-14; I sold the truck to my father. He changed the starter. No problems since March 2013.

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.

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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

have to tap peddle 1-2 times to adjust it & brakes tighten & work better.need est.on brake job.rear brakes are drum.need reliable shop in n.o.,la.to fix it.

120lbs. comp. got spark but I pull plug out and its wet do I have a stuck injecter ?

gauges started going crazy. Door locks were going up and down at the same time. This went on for about 5 seconds. then the service traction control message came on along with the light, but only lasted a minute at the most. check engine light never came on. this is the second time in 2 months its...

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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Recalls

The wiring to the washer system heater may overheat due to a failure in the heater module. This could cause other electrical features to malfunction, smoke to develop, and an electrical fire could result. Dealers will install a wire harness with an inline fuse to protect the washer heater module. This recall is expected to begin on September 12, 2008. The General Motors recall number is 08048.

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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Reviews

Poor reliability could say more other than go buy something else!

I have a 2008 Silverado Crew Cab...Love this truck....I need to replace the driveshaft because of an incident that my grandmother did, She got hung up on a boulder and dented the driveshaft....But other than that, I love this truck

just a great all around truck!

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