Hummer Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Hummer
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
One or more heater & AC (HVAC) temperature and/or air delivery mode door actuator may fail, resulting in improper temperature or air delivery. If this occurs, fault code(s) should be stored in the HVAC control module which should assist in diagnoses.
When I pressed the button to put the driver's side rear window down, I heard a loud clunk, which ended up being the window falling all the way down into the door. Thankfully, it didn't break. We're pretty knowledgeable about how to fix things, took the door panel off and got to the in...
1. Open with remote.2. Start vech. 3.put in drive.4. Door should lock when in drive. 5. DOORS lights up on dash,chime.6. Try door lock on armrest,push lock,chime,doors lock for 2-3 sec. Open back up. 7. This is the tricky one,open door when care is off,dome lights stay on as if door was still ope...
The heated washer module under the hood could overheat due to excessive current draw. Under certain conditions, this could result in an under hood fire. This previous recall attempt in 2008 to repair this concern did not have the expected success. Dealers will now permanently disable and remove the heated washer module to correct this concern. This recall is expected to begin on June 20, 2010.
The retaining clips on the non-functional hood louver could brake. The louver could become loose and/or separate from the vehicle. If this were to happen while the vehicle is in motion, personal injury or property damage could result. Dealers will apply adhesive to the underside of the hood louver to secure it. The recall is scheduled to begin on April 12, 2010. The General Motors recall number is 10088.
The front fuel tank support strap may fracture. It it does, the fuel tank would only supported by the rear support strap and the stone shield. Continued driving would eventually fracture the rear support strap and shield fasteners. The fuel tank separating from the vehicle could increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will install an updated fuel tank support strap. The recall began April 10, 2009. The General Motors recall number is 09048.
I have owned 2 hummers H3;s Love the ride , love every thing about it. turns on a dime, don't have to plow,haha but now when I turn it over it decides it won't. give it 5-10 minutes and it starts! what is up with this???? Susan
Three years since my last update, and still an AWESOME MACHINE. the MACHINE IS ALMOST NINE YEARS OLD and kicking ass...
Love the vehicle. Used to have an H1 as a company vehicle and fell in love with them. As a private buyer and not a business the H3 fit the bill. Not as bad on gas as I thought it would be, I am averaging about 19-20 MPG. I have taken it rock climbing and found it a very capable off road vehicle and I like the size and weight for in town and highway driving. It makes me feel safe and it stil...