2006 Hummer H2 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Hummer H2
2006 Hummer H2 Problems
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
The CD player may fail due to an internal fault with the radio. Our technicians tell us that in most cases, the radio unit will need to be sent to a specialty repair shop to correct this issue.
After my H2 is parked awhile (mostly overnight), I will find the rear end has "dropped" approximately 6" as compared to the height of the front end. The rear end will regain its height once the engine is turned on. This happens intermittently.
2006 Hummer H2 Questions
Key stuck in ignition
When I pressed the button to put the driver's side rear window down, I heard a loud clunk, which ended up being the window falling all the way down into the door. Thankfully, it didn't break. We're pretty knowledgeable about how to fix things, took the door panel off and got to the in...
2006 Hummer H2 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.
The tire and loading information label on the driver's side door frame may be inaccurate. A misprinted label could lead to overloading of the vehicle, which could possibly lead to tire failure and a crash. Owners will be provided with corrected labels and installation instructions. At customers' request, a dealer can install the label for them. The recall began March 31, 2006. The GM recall number is 05109.
2006 Hummer H2 Reviews
We bought this H2 new in the fall of 2005. It now has over 105,000 miles on it and continues to perform extremely well. The only problems we have had is that we've gone through a couple batteries and a minor suspension problem in the rear. This is a great vehicle that has been used for a variety of "hauling" applications and it continues to perform beautifully. The only down side is that th...