GMC Sierra 1500 Problems

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Most Common GMC Sierra 1500 Problems

The 4WD transfer case encoder motor position sensor or the selector switch may fail causing the service 4WD message to be displayed.
One or more heater & AC (HVAC) temperature and/or air delivery mode door actuator may fail, resulting in improper temperature or air delivery.
It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly.
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3 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Brake Problems

4 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Drive Train Problems

7 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Electrical & Lights Problems

7 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Engine Problems

5 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

3 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Maintenance Problem

5 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Miscellaneous Problems

2 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Suspension & Steering Problems

37 Known GMC Sierra 1500 Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, GMC Sierra 1500 years 2001, 2000, and 1999 are the most likely to experience problems.
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