2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara

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2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Problems

PCM Software Update Available to Correct Hard Starting Issues

The engine may be difficult to start in cold weather or at high altitude. Our technicians tell us there is a powertrain control module (PCM) software up grade which may help with these issues.

AC not Blowing Cold Air Due to Failed AC Condenser Fan Motor

The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.

Oil 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.

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2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Questions

heater Hose failure, ruined aluminium cilinder head, (1 answer)

After 100 kilometers the heater hoses broke, the colant was gone to the flor without water, the alarm doesnot work, it ruined the cilinder Head, its a 2.0 4 cil motor.
the aluminium its craked inside ( looks a like)how can y test it were can i buy a new one.

WHEN I USE THE REMOTE STARTER,IT WILL CRANK AND START BUT WILL NOT STAY RUNNING, (2 answers)

IT WILL START NORMALLY WHEN I USE KEY

A light display's saying esp on dash board (1 answer)

What does a warning light saying esp mean ?

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2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Recalls

Recall 05V452000
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 16-INCH WHEELS, THE FRONT BRAKE DISCS MAY BREAK UNDER SEVERE DRIVING CONDITIONS. THE BREAKAGE CAN OCCUR IN CONDITIONS WHERE THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN ON A REGULAR BASIS ON EXTREMELY STEEP PAVED DOWN-SLOPES WHILE CONTINUOUSLY APPLYING THE BRAKES.

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2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Reviews

Rated
based on 4 customer reviews
Dear all, I just bought a Grand Vitara, called in Mexico Tracker by General Motors. Main concern that I have is about lights: 1. The rear ones do not works (brake and reverse works properly) but normal rear light do not. 2. Fog lamps do not work, and 3. All backlight from IPCluster, HVAC and automatic transmission indicator of speed are not illuminated when front lamps are turned to on. ...
Where do you find a Clock Spring for 2005 Grand Vitara? These cars never break down. There are no spare parts out there.
Excelent car, I love everything!

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