2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Repair and Maintenance

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

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2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
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280
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2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
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125
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178
2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
$
447
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871
2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
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153
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369
2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500
$
291
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1,143

2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problems

Power Door Lock Actuators May Fail

The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.

Front/Rear Differential May Develop Noise Due to Worn Bearings

The front or rear differential may develop an abnormal noise due to worn bearings or another internal fault. Our technicians tell us that a complete overhaul of the affected differential is commonly necessary to correct this condition.

4WD Transfer Case Position Sensor/Selector Switch May Fail

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.

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2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Questions

Feel/hear clunk noise 1X or 2X when aggressively accelerating from 20mph-60mph (1 answer)

LTZ 4WD I don't hear the noise or feel any vibration if casually accelerating. When it occurs definitely feel it directly under driver's seat. I was thinking U joints but maybe CV joint or unfortunately front differential. Has 170000 Mileage on it. Any ideas to point me in right direc...

driver side door lock stopped working (1 answer)

fuses have been checked
arm rest unit has been checked

price of front and back brakes without a new drum (2 answers)

i was told i need new brakes in the front and the back. I was told that it would be less expensive because i didnt need something... i think they said i did not need a new drum.

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2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Possible Under Hood Electrical Fire

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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2008 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Reviews

The car looks great. Many options. The engine is powerful. We've had electrical issues with it since the day we bought it. I've replaced the computer, all of the door locks. The cruise control hasn't worked in a year. I had to replace the alternator a year ago. One day the entire dashboard shut down, stayed off until I turned off and restarted the car. I've replaced both of the hub asse...
2008 Z71 been in shop 3 times since January 1. First time they said was bad gas. Second had to replace entire computer in truck. This Wed it died again. This time they say it is throttle problema dn they cannot find a part anywhere in country to fix it. Gonna be out a week or more. Please run like hell if you are thinking of buying on of these lemons!!!

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