Chevrolet Trailblazer SS Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet Trailblazer SS
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Chevrolet Trailblazer SS ProblemsFuel Level Sensor Failure
The fuel level sensor in the fuel tank may fail causing erratic fuel gauge operation. Our technicians tell us that on high mileage vehicles you may wish to replace the complete fuel pump module assembly if this condition occurs.
On certain 2005 - 2007 vehicles, General Motors has provided a special service policy covering the fuel level sensor, agreeing to pay 50% of the repair cost. This coverage extends for 10 years or 120,000 miles from the original "in service" date of the vehicle. Please contact your local GM dealer for more information.
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On vehicles equipped with rear air springs, the air compressor may fail causing the rear suspension to sit low.
GM recommends replacing the engine coolant at 100,000 miles; however, our technicians tell us that the coolant may become contaminated and require a complete cooling system flush every 60,000 to 70,000 miles.
Chevrolet Trailblazer SS QuestionsNoticed that the rear end was low while car was sitting started car up rear came (3 answers)
Back up is this a problem or is this normal
Recirculation stuck. Would not cool for one trip home from store, cooling now just blower stuck on high cool. Must pull battery lead to turn off
Chevrolet Trailblazer SS RecallsDoor Window and Lock Switches May Stop Working
Fluid may enter the driver's door module, causing corrosion that could result in a short circuit in the door module. A short circuit may cause the power door lock and power window switches to function intermittently or become inoperative. The short may also cause overheating, which could melt components of the door module, producing an odor, smoke, or a fire. Dealers will inspect the driver's door module, if it is functioning correctly, a protective coating will be applied. If the module is not functioning correctly, it will be replaced. The GM recall number is 12180.