Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet Avalanche 1500

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Chevrolet Avalanche 1500
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850
Chevrolet Avalanche 1500
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175
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345
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681
Chevrolet Avalanche 1500
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Chevrolet Avalanche 1500
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81
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130

Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Problems

Improper HVAC Temperature and/or Air Delivery Due to Failed Mode Door Actuator

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.

Service 4WD Message May be Displayed

The 4WD transfer case encoder motor position sensor or the selector switch may fail causing the service 4WD message to be displayed. Fault code(s) stored in the transfer case control module will be of assistance in determining the exact fault causing the message to be displayed.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Questions

Why is both T/C and ABS Indicator Lights coming b on and staying on all of the time (1 answer)

There is not really anything else to tell. Going by the owners manual , further damage may result if the remain on all of the time.

P0306 have changed everything that is stated including both cats, still there (2 answers)

Cam sensor spark plugs wires coil crank sensor have all been changed. Just replaced the cats. And the p0306 is still coming up, what else could it be.?

Truck will shut off at running temp and not start below threshold code whatwrong (1 answer)

Only did it a few times at first but would start back now it won't start and when dose shuts right off at running temp.....changed fuel pump now has p1615...throttle body circuit a/b and pedal potion sensor what's wrong

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Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Recalls

Fuel May Leak from Fuel Rail

The retainer clip for the fuel rail pulse damper may fracture and allow the damper to come loose from the fuel rail. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the engine fuel rail pulse damper free of charge. The recall began August 31, 2006. The GM recall number is 06080.

Tire and Loading Information Labels Are Innacurate

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.

Recall 05V379000
CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE UNWANTED ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) ACTIVATION. THIS CONDITION IS MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR IN ENVIRONMENTALLY CORROSIVE AREAS. THIS RECALL WILL BE LAUNCHED IN THE "SALT BELT" STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, ...

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Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Reviews

besides my current problem with the 4wh. drive, i absolutely love my avalanche... i will never not have one. it is by far the smoothest ride, the back seats are just as comfy as the front, and it is the best drive in movie vehicle ever... with traveling coolers built in. Love this truck!!
I have a 2006 Avalanche that the doors and tailgate keep freezing. If anyone have suggestions please let me know.
I am a pilot car for the oversize loads and travel all over the country. I currently have 360,000 miles on my Avalanche and it is still in great shape. I have had trouble with the instrument cluster (speedometer not working). Have also had trouble with the heating/cooling functions. Other than that, it has held up well.

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