2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problems
The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
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.
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.
2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Questions
Could it be simple or should I go with the "replace back lift gate assembly? for my entire paycheck?
-I'm feeling that I'm being taken to the cleaners prematurely.
How can I know if its just the actuator or something simple?
This warning shows up 30% of the time while I am driving.
I'll pay attention to who's in the front seat. Just bought my dream truck and I'm fixing the 4 things that need to be done.
Just bought my 2006 and I'm busy checking off the list of items to be serviced. I do not have the nav disc yet for the Suburban Z-71. I'm hoping that there is either a switch or that they are linked.
2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Recalls
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.
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.
2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Reviews
'06 4X4 purchased new. Had tranny rebuilt in '09 at ~75K miles. Just had the front half shafts (drive shafts) replaced at 105K miles. Replaced 4X4 selector switch in '10. It just started putting the transfer case in neutral with 2Hi selected, workaround is to keep it in Auto...going to replace the switch again. Just replaced the plugs (2nd set) and plug wires to clear up an intermittant ra...