1996 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Chevrolet Suburban 2500
1996 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Problems
Power brake systems using "hydro-boost" may leak power steering fluid from the hydro-boost unit located behind the brake master cylinder. Replacement of the hydro-boost unit is the common repair to correct this concern.
1996 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Questions
It will run in 3 but it seems to stuggle. If you start out in overdrive it goes through the gears until it is ready to shift into Overdrive and then just doesn't!
Runs great for a week or more; then bouts of stalling less than a mile from house. Fuel pump is ok. What part of ECM system would be so temperamental and have enough power to blow fuses. If I let it sit; odds are I can drive it 100 miles or more before it starts blowing fuses again.
Dealer replaced leaking hydroboost. Immediately notice much more effort required to stop. Dealer replace H/B unit second time. No better. Dealer said it tested 3000psi so they are done with it. Since then ive done the brake material, master cylinder all to no avail. Dealer parts guys rechecked th...