2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2005 Suzuki Grand Vitara based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
The engine may be difficult to start in cold weather or at high altitude. Our technicians tell us there is a powertrain control module (PCM) software up grade which may help with these issues.
The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.
The timing chain cover gasket and timing chain tensioner may fail, causing an oil leak or excessive noise. Because removing the timing chain is labor intensive, this can be an expensive repair.