The Upper Dash May Crack on Chevrolet Tahoe

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.

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Average mileage: 68,306 (10,000–155,010)
9 model years affected: 1995, 1999, 2007, 2008, more2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
199 people reported this problem
142 people shared problem details
Upper Dash cracked at airbag on passenger side. Center of dash now bounces from weight of center speaker.
This is the 2nd dash that has broken in this Tahoe.
truck has always been garaged dash is cracking on driver side not fixed yet dealer should fix
Dash cracked on passenger and driver side. It is really a expensive vehicle made of cheap materials.
crack on driver side and on corner of airbag area on passenger side. Dealer said should be covered
3 dash cracks!
Upper driver side dash cracked
no repaired yet
dash cracked
Upper dash cracked. Navigation screen went blank. Disconnected battery and reconnected. Screen working now. Be aware, many electrical issues reported on other sites.
2007 Chevrolet Tahoe150,000
cracked dash board near the air bag cover on the passenger side and near the radius on the driver side near the control gauges.
Trying to gather info on hw to get this issue repaired or replaced
My dash cracked up just by itself , top part
Dashboard cracked near center speaker. GM wants $1300 to replace. Said I must have used "dressing" which cracks the dash. Dash plastic is so thin. Can't believe there is not more too it.
Probably happened sooner just noticed it.
cracked upper dash
Tahoe has always been garaged, used sun shield all the time. dash is cracking on driver side, in the middle and toward the airbag. Very disappointed of an expensive car with cheap materials
Crack above the instrumental panel and crack at back of passenger side air bag placement.
The dash is cracked in my LTZ. Pisses me off because it rattles as I drive.
crack appeared on driver and passenger side of the dashboard. used a windshield cover consistently but cracked anyway.
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