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2008 GMC Acadia Brake Problems

163 TrueDelta members own a 2008 GMC Acadia. 19 of these members (11.7%) have reported brake repairs for their car. A total of 31 brake repairs to 2008 GMC Acadias--an average of 0.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2008 GMC Acadia repairs by problem area

Chart based on 425 repairs.

2008 GMC Acadia brake 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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2008 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

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

53000 mi   Replaced leaking brake master cylinder. 
43000 US $330 Problem with stabilitrak button no longer responding sending a break warning light to service breaks immediately. Dealer had reset the system and repair. 
54000 US $180 Steering wheel shook when applying brakes. 
72000   turn brake rotors 
114700   Replaced front rotors/pads 

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2008 GMC Acadia 4dr SUV

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

5000 mi   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   Dealer says revised brake fluid still not available from GM to fix the problem. 
8000   Squeak coming from master brake cylinder when applying brakes. Dealer located TSB and replaced brake fluid with revised fluid per TSB. 
79000   master brake cylinder has leak 
84000   brake shield rusted off 
32000 US $61 Messages saying stabilitrak off and service brake system. Dealership said brake fluid was low and could not find a leak. 
33000   Messages saying stabilitrak off and to service brake system. Dealership said brake fluid was low and to bring it back in 3 weeks for them to check fluid level again. 
36000   Message saying service brake system. Dealer says pads need replacing causing brakes to use more fluid. 
37000   Brake pads replaced 
32000   Symptom was the brake pedal squeaking. The fix was to replace the brake power booster. 
32240 C $640 Right break pad worn out. Pad replaced, rotor machined. 
18000   Brake pedal squeaks when pressing pedal. Drained and refilled brake fluid reservoir with new fluid containing lubricant. 

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2008 GMC Acadia 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

3000 mi   Squeaky brake pedal. In shop overnight. Replaced and flushed brake fluid with std. DOT3-still squeaks. 

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