2009 Chevrolet Tahoe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Chevrolet Tahoe
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2009 Chevrolet Tahoe ProblemsPower Door Lock Actuators May Fail
The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
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 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.
2009 Chevrolet Tahoe QuestionsCheck engine light and powering down has been chronic for 6 mos. Ideas? (1 answer)
Since Oct. 2015 our check engine light comes on. Twice it "powered down". We've been stranded 5 times across the country (3 times over a 2 week period), and its in the shop now. The error msgs. say fuel too lean, fuel too rich. One shop cleaned a sensor, other replaced a sensor, o...
My question is, would that be considered high milage for this model and you buy it. I'm hesitate due to the miles
2009 Chevrolet Tahoe RecallsPassenger 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.
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.