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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban Repair Histories

2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban Repair Histories: photograph by 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban Repair Histories

85 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban. 34 of these members (40%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 115 repairs to 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburbans--an average of 1.4 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban repairs by problem area

Chart based on 115 repairs.

2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban repair cost distribution

Chart based on 59 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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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

295-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
May 2010 - Feb 2011
Jul 2010 US $1300 Rear axle broke and had to be replaced. 
Sep 2010   Had a fuel injection cleaning done. New spark plugs replaced, new air filter and new serpentine belts. Truck was "missing" when I was accelerating, the fuel injection cleaning and new spark plugs fixed the problem. 
Dec 2010   Rear heater was blowing cold air. Door blend actuator was replaced. Rear heater was still blowing cold air. Control module was bad and it was replaced and that fixed the problem. 

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Virginia, United States
Feb 2010 - Oct 2014
Jun 2010 US $315 REPLACED FAULTY MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR AND MAP SENSOR 
Jul 2011   Replaced water pump and thermostats, flushed radiator. Temp had gone to HOT. After adding 1.5 gallons of water returned to normal. Water pump was leaking. Replaced low-pressure switch on AC, which had been cutting off intermittently. 
Nov 2011   Replaced 2 front wheel hub bearings & ABS sensors 
Mar 2012   New Delco alternator and Delco battery. Able to jump start it. 
Feb 2013   Replace intake manifold gasket 
Mar 2013   Replaced purge solenoid valve at 185,247 on 03/01/13 (Evaporative Emission Canister Purge Solenoid Valve / AC Delco Part Number: 214-1105) 
Apr 2013   Replaced vapor canister purge valve at 186,885 on 04/02/13(Evaporation Emission Canister Purge Solenoid Valve / AC Delco Part Number: 214-646) 
Jul 2013   Check ABS ground wire, clean contacts. Replaced Vent Valve in rear at gas tank 
Apr 2014   Several trips to shop to turn off CHECK ENGINE light. We've replaced every emmission control system part code called for but light continues to come on periodically. Even done smoke test. Best guess? very, very slow leak. 
Sep 2014   Replaced Oil Pan Gasket & Cooler Line Block-off Plate 
Oct 2014   Replace water pump, thermostat & fluid Removed transfer case and transmission and replaced rear main seal, transfer seal and other gaskets. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Sep 2010 - Jun 2015
Oct 2010 US $1000 Recall on instrument panel cluster...speedometer was sticking and not registering correct speed. Recall had been extended to 70k miles but since mine just occurred at 95k, they only paid for part of it. Other work done was 100k service. 
Oct 2011   Tire pressure monitoring sensor went bad in rear right tire. warning light was on. replaced sensor. 
Jun 2012   Replaced L/F hub bearing assembly Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensor went bad 
Jan 2015   replaced leaking water pump 
May 2015   had to completely rebuild transmission 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Illinois, United States
Jul 2007 - Apr 2009
Sep 2007 US $130 Hesitation, new fuel filter and air filter, back to normal 
Apr 2009   small fuild leak in brake line - at power booster 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Washington, United States
May 2009 - Aug 2011
Sep 2009 US $650 Short in front passenger seat motor resulting in dead battery within 24 hours.  High pitch squeaking sound from left front tire. Defective shock. Replaced both front shocks. No more squeaking. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2007 - Nov 2008
Apr 2008 C $344 O2 SENSOR FAILURE-CONFIRMED AFTER CHECK ENGINE LIGHT CAME ON. 
Sep 2008   Intermediate steering column replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Wisconsin, United States
May 2009 - Jun 2015
Jul 2009 US $250 Replaced rear axle seals that were leaking.  R&R front and rear bumpers because of corrosion. 
Jul 2012   Replaced shocks 
Dec 2013   Hot-Cold Actuator for rear heat 
Jun 2014   Front Wheel Bearing Assembly, new front rotors, new brake pads both front and back 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Oregon, United States
Jan 2007 - Aug 2011
May 2007   Coating on upper dash panel flaking off. 
Jun 2007   Coating on upper dash panel flaking off. Dash replaced 
Sep 2007   Front end noise. Dealer lubricated ball joints. 
Apr 2008   Steering shaft replaced due to 'clunk' during suspension motion. Speedometer failed. 
May 2008   Replaced Instrument panel for a second time. 
Mar 2009 US $140 Water pump failed. Drivers heated seat failed.  
Feb 2010   Loud noise from passengers front suspension. Replaced with new upper shock insulator per TSB. Driver's seat frame broken. Driver's seat frame broken. Loud noise from passengers front suspension. Replaced with new upper shock insulator per TSB. 

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2004 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in Pennsylvania, United States
Oct 2009 - Dec 2009
Dec 2009   Surface rust on bumpers, elsewhere, when sold. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Quebec, Canada
Apr 2010 - Nov 2011
Jun 2010 C $1600 Transmission had been slipping for the last 2 years and I finally decided to change the transmission. 
Jun 2011   changed the right side wheel bearing after installation of 22 inch wheels and tires 

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