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2008 GMC Savana 3500 Problems

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Most Common 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Problems

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to ...
Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
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0 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Brakes Problems

1 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 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 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Electrical & Lights Problem

The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to ...

3 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Engine Problems

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
The GMC Savana 3500 uses a throttle position sensor (TPS) which commonly fails and causes: Check engine light illumination Reduced Power message OBD trouble code P2135 This issue is related...

1 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

One or both secondary air injection check valves may become restricted causing poor air flow resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light. It is often recommend to replace both check valves...

1 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

0 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Maintenance Problems

2 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Miscellaneous Problems

Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

0 Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2008 GMC Savana 3500 Problems & Complaints

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
The GMC Savana 3500 uses a throttle position sensor (TPS) which commonly fails and causes: Check engine light illumination Reduced Power message OBD trouble code P2135 This issue is related...
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.
One or both secondary air injection check valves may become restricted causing poor air flow resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light. It is often recommend to replace both check valves...
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to ...
Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
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