Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 Repair and Maintenance
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Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 QuestionsWandering at highway speeds, directional unstable (2 answers)
Hard to keep vehicle in it's lane, tends to wander all over road, first to one side then to other side after steering correction is made.
It dies out while on freeway and sometimes at stop signs
Put it in 4h to drive through some mud now I can't get it back into 2h. Have pushed the buttons both the 2h and auto, moving, in neutral, in drive everything... stuck in 4H and drives hard on the road.
Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 RecallsFuel 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.
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.