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2006 Chevrolet Colorado Problems

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Most Common 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Problems

The heater - AC blower motor may stop working at one or more speeds due to a faulty blower motor resistor block.
The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacement of the cylinder head may be required to correct this concern.
The CD player in the radio may fail. Our technicians tell us that the radio will need to be removed and sent out to a radio repair shop to correct this condition.
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0 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Brakes Problems

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Drive Train Problem

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

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Electrical & Lights Problem

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 ass...

2 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Engine Problems

The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacement of the cylinder head may be required to correct this concern.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

The heater - AC blower motor may stop working at one or more speeds due to a faulty blower motor resistor block.

2 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Maintenance Problems

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...
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Miscellaneous Problem

The CD player in the radio may fail. Our technicians tell us that the radio will need to be removed and sent out to a radio repair shop to correct this condition.

0 Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Problems & Complaints

The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacement of the cylinder head may be required to correct this concern.
The CD player in the radio may fail. Our technicians tell us that the radio will need to be removed and sent out to a radio repair shop to correct this condition.
The heater - AC blower motor may stop working at one or more speeds due to a faulty blower motor resistor block.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
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...
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 ass...
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
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