Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Repair and Maintenance
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Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Problems4WD Transfer Case Position Sensor/Selector Switch May Fail
The 4WD transfer case encoder motor position sensor or the selector switch may fail causing the service 4WD message to be displayed. Fault code(s) stored in the transfer case control module will be of assistance in determining the exact fault causing the message to be displayed.
Power brake systems using "hydro-boost" may leak power steering fluid from the hydro-boost unit located behind the brake master cylinder. Replacement of the hydro-boost unit is the common repair to correct this concern.
The sunroof may stop working for various different reasons. Our technicians tell us it is often better to replace the complete sunroof assembly than to try and repair the old one.
Chevrolet Suburban 2500 QuestionsCan't get power steering and brakes to work. Replaced pump, hoses and pulleys. Power brakes don't work and power steering failed. All new parts except where hoses attach to booster, but that was working before. Don't know what the problem is. Can U help? (1 answer)
Belt seemed to be squealing so I replaced the water pump, and kept making noise. Replaced AC condenser and filled with coolant, made noise still replaced power steering pump and hoses for brakes too. Now don't have power brakes or power steering and trans is slipping too. I need some guidance...
Neutral Safety Switch was torn off, wires hanging. Need to connect a new on to start truck. It's a 454 engine /w fuel injection and Heavy Duty Trans. How do I reconnect a new neutral safety switch?
I replaced both fuel pumps replaced seal on top of tank. Replaced seal AGAIN,but still leaks
Chevrolet Suburban 2500 RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
The ignition switch actuator can bind causing the ignition switch to stick in the "start" position. If this were to occur the actuator can unexpectedly release, cause the ignition switch to snap back into the "Accessory" position. This would cause the engine to turn off with an associated loss of brake and steering power assist. If these conditions were to lead to a crash the airbags may not deploy as expected. Dealers will inspect and replace the ignition lock housing as necessary to correct this concern.
The chassis electrical module can short due to internal contamination. This can result in the vehicle stalling. Dealers will replace the chassis electronic module free of charge to resolve the concern.