2002 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Chevrolet Suburban 2500

2002 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.

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.

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Questions

My 02 Suburban has a buzz/hum when i take off from a stop and @2500-3000 rpm. It has 111000 miles on it. A buddy if my said it may be the cats but it sounds metal-on-metal.

So any advice would help, thanks.

some times when i take off it runs like any other vehickle but some time it sounds like it is having a hard time shifting gears like it is wounding up.

On our Suburban, the driver and passenger rear right door window works great up and down but the left side both front and back work fine going down, but are REALLY slow or stop going up at times. Any ideas?

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Recalls

CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE UNWANTED ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) ACTIVATION. THIS CONDITION IS MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR IN ENVIRONMENTALLY CORROSIVE AREAS. THIS RECALL WILL BE LAUNCHED IN THE "SALT BELT" STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, ...

The courtesy lamps on affected running boards may overheat when exposed to moisture and road salt. Overheating may cause the lamps and boards to melt or start a fire. Dealers will replace the wiring harness for these running boards.

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