2008 GMC Yukon Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 GMC Yukon
2008 GMC Yukon Problems
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.
The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
The inside and outside door handles are prone to breaking.
2008 GMC Yukon Questions
I have a 2008 GMC YUKON SLT 4WD V8. I am having trouble with my fuel gauge. It will say I have 1/2 a tank then I can drive just a few miles and it sais empty. For example I had 123 miles left till empty last night. Today it sais 34 miles and the low fuel light is on. I don't know what to do. ...
Do you think the coolant needs replaced 119,000 miles
left front fender is dented and needs to be replaced
2008 GMC Yukon Recalls
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 wiring to the washer system heater may overheat due to a failure in the heater module. This could cause other electrical features to malfunction, smoke to develop, and an electrical fire could result. Dealers will install a wire harness with an inline fuse to protect the washer heater module. This recall is expected to begin on September 12, 2008. The General Motors recall number is 08048.