2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara
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2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara ProblemsOil Leak/Noise Due to Timing Chain Cover Gasket/Tensioner Failure
The timing chain cover gasket and timing chain tensioner may fail, causing an oil leak or excessive noise. Because removing the timing chain is labor intensive, this can be an expensive repair.
The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.
There are many reports of low beam head light bulbs burning out prematurely. As of this writing Suzuki has not released a service bulletin addressing this issue. Using only high quality replacement bulbs, and extra care not to touch the bulb surface when handling the new bulb can help extend the life of the replacement bulbs.
2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara QuestionsMy car doesn't want to get out of park (1 answer)
Sometimes it will and sometimes it wont come out of park
2 1/2 qt low. Tried to turn over n heard loud clunk. Pulled home. fan motor moved barely on turning key. Now fan don't move. Checked starter. It good.. Does a click then light sound of tick tick tick then nothing. Any idea what could be? Please help me.
The driver's side door is stuck locked. It can't be unlocked with the key or by pulling on it manually.