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GMC Acadia Brakes Problems and Repair Histories

499 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer GMC Acadia. 71 of these members (14.2%) have reported brakes and traction control repairs for their car. A total of 55 brakes and traction control repairs to GMC Acadias--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently GMC Acadia problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the GMC Acadia problem descriptions below.

Don't infer GMC Acadia problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of GMC Acadia repairs by problem area

19% of the GMC Acadia repairs were to the engine, 9% to the transmission, 6% to the brakes, 18% to the suspension, 25% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 12% to the body and trim, and 11% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 934 repairs.

GMC Acadia brakes and traction control repair cost distribution

Of the GMC Acadia brakes and traction control repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 17% cost less than $100, 38% between $100 and $499, 25% between $500 and $999, 8% between $1000 and $2499, and 13% more than $2500.

Chart based on 24 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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Repair costs are in local units.

2008 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

GMC Acadia in Louisiana, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2010 42000    
43000 330 Problem with stabilitrak button no longer responding sending a break warning light to service breaks immediately. Dealer had reset the system and repair. 
 

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2008 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

GMC Acadia in Maryland, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2008 13000    
32000 0 Symptom was the brake pedal squeaking. The fix was to replace the brake power booster. 
58000  
GMC Acadia in Wisconsin, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2008 13000    
18000 0 Brake pedal squeaks when pressing pedal. Drained and refilled brake fluid reservoir with new fluid containing lubricant. 
 
GMC Acadia in Nebraska, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2007 0    
5000 0 Squeak from brake pedal, especially when cold. Dealer identified TSB which indicates problem with brake fluid. GM supposedly is developing a revised brake fluid to correct the problem, but not available yet. 
6000 0 Dealer says revised brake fluid still not available from GM to fix the problem. 
8000 0 Squeak coming from master brake cylinder when applying brakes. Dealer located TSB and replaced brake fluid with revised fluid per TSB. 
 

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2008 GMC Acadia 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

GMC in Massachusetts, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2007 1000    
2000 0 Squeaky brake pedal. In shop overnight. Replaced and flushed brake fluid with std. DOT3-still squeaks. 

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2007 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

GMC Acadia in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2007 0    
48000 260 Stabilitrak/ABS light came on while driving. Was told there was a bad R/F speed sensor on right front wheel which was replaced. Part cost $45, labor was $211. 
63000 780 warning bells and lights indicating low oil pressure. brought car in and no problem could be found. two weeks later problem again as well as brake system warning light and stabilitrac off. replaced oil pressure switch and brake master cylinder. 
90000  
GMC Acadia in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 0    
69000 700 Replaced booster and master cylinder- Stabilitrack Off, brake fluid leaking 
 
GMC Acadia in Iowa, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2008 16000    
17000 0 Squeak when using the brake pedal, put in new brake fluid. 
94000  

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2007 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

GMC Acadia in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2009 13020    
17360 0 While driving straight and constant speed (100km/h) warning lights came on - Stabilitrak off, Service Stabilitrak, Service Traction Control. Car was returned corrected with no explanation or paper work. 
 
GMC Acadia in Illinois, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 0    
7000 0 TSB for brake squeak. Fix was to change OEM GM brake fluid with a non-GM brake fluid that is DOT 3 compliant. Noise sounded like it came from the pedal armiture itself, however it was the brake fluid not properly coating the seals in the brakes ... 
 

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