2005 Chevrolet Tahoe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe
- when the car was started it was in 4 wheel low. they stopped shifted into 2 wheel high. the next time they started it did the same thing
- When we start our Tahoe shifts into 4 Wheel low. We stop and shift it to 2 Wh H
- heat works in front but does not in rear there are two separate control panels.
- My Traction Active warning keeps coming on. Advice please Not the speed sensors.
- what to do i have traction control light on
2005 Chevrolet Tahoe Problems
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 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.
2005 Chevrolet Tahoe Questions
They work intermittently. but rarely
2005 Chevrolet Tahoe Recalls
The second row center seat belt routing may make it difficult to position correctly on smaller passengers. If the seat belt rides up to fit around the abdomen, the risk of internal injury is increased in a crash. Dealers will cut the guide loop, remove a portion of the loop, and the remaining sides should be folded over and secured with a retainer. The recall began July 21, 2005. The GM recall number is 05037.
707 vehicles may have a missing brake pedal push rod retainer. If the retainer is missing, the brake pedal could disengage from the booster push rod. This could result in loss of braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the affected vehicles and install a push rod retainer if necessary. General Motors will begin contacting owners by telephone on March 10, 2005. The General Motors recall number is 05039.
2005 Chevrolet Tahoe Reviews
We purchased this Tahoe in 2005 with 14 miles on it. Since then we have put 1000's into it for bad seals, windshield wiper motor, transmission and many others things that needed replaced. This is by far the worst vehicle I have ever owned. We have put more money in to this peice of junk than it is worth. I will never buy another Chevrolet product ever.
I have a 2005 chevy tahoe 120k miles and haven't had very many problems except that recently my fan/ac/defrosters started going full blast and they haven't turned off since. :( Now i have to use pliers to turn off my car and that makes me feel like a ghetto ass loser. I love my car but having to disconnect the battery is a pain.
Bought my 2005 in late 2005 with 15K miles...now has over 90K and still on the original front brakes! Third stop light blew but found after market. Water pump went out at 75K. other than that...love this truck!