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2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Problems

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Most Common 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Problems

There are many reports of low beam head light bulbs burning out prematurely. As of this writing Suzuki has not released a service bulletin addressing this issue. Using only high quality replacement...
The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.
The timing chain cover gasket and timing chain tensioner may fail, causing an oil leak or excessive noise. Because removing the timing chain is labor intensive, this can be an expensive repair.
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0 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Brakes Problems

2 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Drive Train Problems

An oil leak may develop form the right front axle seal. Our technicians tell us a revised axle seal is available to correct this concern.

1 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Electrical & Lights Problem

There are many reports of low beam head light bulbs burning out prematurely. As of this writing Suzuki has not released a service bulletin addressing this issue. Using only high quality replacement...

2 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Engine Problems

The timing chain cover gasket and timing chain tensioner may fail, causing an oil leak or excessive noise. Because removing the timing chain is labor intensive, this can be an expensive repair.
The power steering may fail due to the drive belt coming off. This is commonly caused by a failed belt tensioner. Our technicians tell us a revised tensioner should be installed along with a new be...

0 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.

0 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Maintenance Problems

0 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Suspension & Steering Problem

Creaking of squeaking noises may be noted from the sway bar bushings. Our technicians tell us revised bushings are available which should correct this concern.

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Known 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara Problems & Complaints

There are many reports of low beam head light bulbs burning out prematurely. As of this writing Suzuki has not released a service bulletin addressing this issue. Using only high quality replacement...
The timing chain cover gasket and timing chain tensioner may fail, causing an oil leak or excessive noise. Because removing the timing chain is labor intensive, this can be an expensive repair.
An oil leak may develop form the right front axle seal. Our technicians tell us a revised axle seal is available to correct this concern.
The AC condenser fan motor may fail. If this occurs the air conditioning will stop blowing cold air.
Creaking of squeaking noises may be noted from the sway bar bushings. Our technicians tell us revised bushings are available which should correct this concern.
The power steering may fail due to the drive belt coming off. This is commonly caused by a failed belt tensioner. Our technicians tell us a revised tensioner should be installed along with a new be...
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