Chevrolet Tahoe Repair and Maintenance

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

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Chevrolet Tahoe Problems

4WD Transfer Case Position Sensor/Selector Switch May Fail

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.

The Upper Dash May Crack

The upper dash may crack, most commonly on vehicles in warm climates and exposed to a lot of sunlight. The common repair is to replace the upper instrument trim panel. Information on a technical service bulletin or extended warranty is not available at this time.

ABS Front Wheel Speed Sensors May Fail

The anti-lock brake system (ABS) front wheel speed sensors are prone to failure. When a sensor fails, the ABS warning light may illuminate and/or the ABS system may activate erratically.

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Chevrolet Tahoe Questions

how to replace a 2003 Tahoe Door Lock Actuator (1 answer)

is it difficult to replace the back two door and tailgate power lock actuators? all the door will lock but when I go to unlock them only the two front doors will unlock, then it seems that all of a sudden the back doors and tailgate will unlock. this is a intermitting problem.

What r the symptoms of a bad catalytic converter or it going out? (1 answer)

My check engine light was on when I leased my Tahoe about a month ago. We had it out on computer one code came up for o2 sensor we replaced a week ago. The following Monday the check engine light came back on this time it's reading 6 codes all for o2 and knock sensors most say low circuit.. T...

What does it mean when I get a code for a sensor but it says low circuit? (2 answers)

I got codes for knocker and o2 sensors

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Chevrolet Tahoe Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Suspension Control Arm Welds Fail

The front suspension upper control arms may have welds that are not sufficient, resulting in separation of the arm from the bushing. Dealers will replace both the left and right upper control arms and realign the vehicle suspension free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Chevrolet Tahoe Reviews

There was a review regarding some issues. One was rear pistons do not work. Go to any of the major parts stores and get replacements. If you can not figure it out ask them to install them while you hold up the rear hatch. I believe about 25.00 each. The instrument problem is resolved for less than 250.00 Several sites explain how to put the steering wheel down, remove the instrument clust...
Auto purchased in 2002 (new) @ Banner Chevrolet and till this day have been having problems with the Steering Shaft Knuckle which had to be repaired on numerous occasions. Other than that, the vehicle is in excellent condition. I have 109,707 miles. Love it.
We actually just rented this thing for a family vacation. I had never been a fan of big vehicles till this one. it was so roomy, handled really well, pot holes and speed bumps did not faze this thing, its like they where not even there. Ran well fast response. I would recommend it.

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