Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid

Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Chevrolet Repair Estimates
2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Service Detail: 2WD, One Side
Wheel Bearing Replacement - Front
$405 - $654
2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Service Detail: 2WD, One Side
Ball Joint Replacement - Upper
$186 - $293
2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
Ball Joint Replacement - Lower
$0 - $0
2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Service Detail: Front, One Side
ABS Wheel Speed Sensor Replacement
$202 - $342
2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Location: Front
Catalytic Converter Replacement
$701 - $792
Repair Estimates

Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
to $
Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
to $
Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
to $
Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
to $
Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid
to $

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Problems

Reduced Power and Check Engine Light

The throttle position sensor (TPS) on the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid is notorious for failure which causes:

This issue is related to the throttle position sensor on the gasoline engine, and can be caused by faulty wiring to the TPS, bad connection at the TPS, or a failed TPS. Note, this does not affect the hybrid drive system.

To correct this issue, the wiring harness, connector, and throttle position sensor must be inspected, tested, and/or replaced. The most common cause is a faulty TPS.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Service transmission every 30,000 miles
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.

See More Problems (9)

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Questions

When im at a light my tahoe idles up and down and I haven't hit the gas. (1 answer)

Then it jerks when I slow down cause its idle is high.

Where is located the ecm unit and if i replace it how can i reprogram it (1 answer)

The vehicle turns on the check engine and when i check the problem the problem is that the pulse in cylinders 1 and 6 are not receiving the pulse to open the injector thanks in advance for any help you can give

Where is the alternator located took cowlings off not there where it should be (1 answer)

See More Questions (21)

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Recalls

Potential Failure of the Transmission Shift Interlock System

All late model vehicles are equipped with a "Shift interlock" system that prevents vehicles with and automatic transmission from being shifted out of the Park position under certain conditions. Some of these vehicles are being recalled because they may have been assembled with a broken park lock cable or a malformed steering column lock actuator gear. Failure of these components can allow the shifter to be moved out of the Park position with the ignition key removed or in the off position. This can cause the vehicle to roll away unexpectedly increasing the risk of injury or a crash. Dealers will inspect the recalled vehicles and replace the steering column as necessary.



Possible Under Hood Electrical Fire

The heated washer module under the hood could overheat due to excessive current draw. Under certain conditions, this could result in an under hood fire. This previous recall attempt in 2008 to repair this concern did not have the expected success. Dealers will now permanently disable and remove the heated washer module to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin on June 20, 2010.

Possible Service Engine Soon Light, Engine Stalling, or Hard Starting

The RTV seal on the fuel system control modules may allow water to enter into the module. Water in the module can cause a short, which may cause hard starting, a crank-no start condition, or stalling, and the Service Engine Soon light may come on. If the engine stalls unexpectedly, there is an increased risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the fuel system control module free of charge. The recall began on May 18, 2009. The GM recall number is 08411.

See More Recalls (4)

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Reviews

Very pleased with the Tahoe Hybrid. Have had it about 17 months and have had no problems. I have had one recall that did take longer than expected because the dealership was not real familiar with hybrids. I get about 20.6 mpg on mine. That is with a fair amount of high speed highway driving which pulls down the average a good deal. In town, I estimate close to the 22 mpg they report. Thi...

See More Reviews (1)