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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD

2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD

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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD Problems

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Engine -- Verified

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The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

Heating & Air Conditioning -- Verified

Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

Miscellaneous -- Verified

Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles.  Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

Drive Train -- Verified

Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.

2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD Recalls (Recent)

Electrical & Lights, June 11, 2010

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The heated washer module under the hood could overheat due to excessive current draw. Under certain conditions, this could result in an under hood fire. This previous recall attempt in 2008 to repair this concern did not have the expected success. Dealers will now permanently disable and remove the heated washer module to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin on June 20, 2010.

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Electrical & Lights, September 12, 2008

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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 3500 HD Questions and Answers

Visitor, 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD, 6.6L V8 Diesel Turbo, Maple Plain, MN

how to reset change oil soon light

abosack12, 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD, Taylor, PA

it is hard to start or wont start it is also excessively cranking over do you have any suggestions on what it could be

Comeupwithsomething, 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD, Sagle, ID

I tow a 5th wheel. Have had brakes checked by two different dealers who said they're "fine". Of course they won't drive w/trailer attached. Shimmy (much more that ABS) occurred ...

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