2009 Chevrolet Tahoe Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe

The upper dash may crack, most commonly on vehicles in warm climates and exposed to a lot of sunlight. The common repair is to replace the upper instrument trim panel. Information on a technical service bulletin or extended warranty is not available at this time.

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

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Each time I start my car, i notice a white cloud of smoke comes out of exhaust. Its not condensation cause the smoke lingers. My Tahoe only has 49,600 miles. It also stalls when changing RPM's when trying to.increase speed. Dont know if this could be related. noticed smoke in the last week.

The door locks unlock, the check engine light blinks on all electric instruments shut off. It is as if the ignition key was turned off and back on. The gas gauge acts erratic dropping below empty and triggering the low gas warning. I just do not know if it is strictly something electric or not.I...

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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.

The RTV seal on the fuel system control modules may allow water to enter into the module. Water in the module can cause a short, which may cause hard starting, a crank-no start condition, or stalling, and the Service Engine Soon light may come on. If the engine stalls unexpectedly, there is an increased risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the fuel system control module free of charge. The recall began on May 18, 2009. The GM recall number is 08411.

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I have a 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe XFE when the ignition is off the a/c fan will turn on high. It blows hot air. The front fan will blow then the rear fan will start blowing. This last for several minutes. I already had to replace my battery.

I have the same problem, when I turn off my 2007 Tahoe my air will start blowing what is that?

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