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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban Electrical Problems

64 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban. 9 of these members (14.1%) have reported electrical repairs for their car. A total of 17 electrical repairs to 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburbans--an average of 0.3 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Percentage of 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban repairs by problem area

Chart based on 92 repairs.

2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban electrical repair cost distribution

Chart based on 12 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

140000 mi US $425 Replaced alternator 
159000   Passenger front window was inoperative after a period of intermittent operation 
164000   Replaced AC compressor. Unit locked up, broke serpentine belt, 
226700   I personally Replaced alternator 
72000 US $385 when it is over 90 degrees out and i start the car the ac would not somethimes blow cold for up to 4 minutes, had dealer install ac inline filter and new diagram and recharge and it fixed it after the dealer twice just tried to swap out com. 
172000 US $620 New regulator in both front windows Rear defroster not working 

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

126000 mi US $600 Car was making rattling noise caused by AC belt tensioner banging against stops. Broke 2 belts and 1 tensioner. Finally replaced AC compressor twice. The first one leaked from the parts store. New Comp, new belt, new tensioner.  
225000 US $2000 Replaced compressor, evaporator core (dash removal), freon and oil 
162000 US $20 Dash lights went out while driving on a dark highway at night. Research indicated likely the dimmer switch. Found one like new at a salvage yard for $20 and replace it myself. Problem solved! 

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

102580 mi C $294 air conditioning not blowing very cold. Found air condensor is leaking, plugged small leak with "stop leak" and system recharged. working for now, but replacement of condensor approx.700.00. Not fully repaired,only partial fix. 
113460   A/C needed a recharge again due to a small leak, which was found and previously sealed in Aug2012. Dollar value is only for that repair, not regular maintenance. 
84000 US $200 Driver window motor died. Motor replaced. 
89000   Needed new starter motor 
97000   Driver window motor stopped working. Parts still under warranty. Installed new replacement part. 
106000   Driver window not working. Power window regulator needed to be replaced 
138000 US $120 Driver's side power window switch 

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