9 1 8 6 9

Follow TrueDelta

TrueDelta at Facebook TrueDelta at Google+ TrueDelta at Twitter

GMC Yukon Problems and Repair Histories

410 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer GMC Yukon. 152 of these members (37.1%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 430 repairs to GMC Yukons--an average of 1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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

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

Don't infer GMC Yukon 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 Yukon repairs by problem area

27% of the GMC Yukon repairs were to the engine, 11% to the transmission, 9% to the brakes, 11% to the suspension, 33% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 4% to the body and trim, and 5% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 430 repairs.

GMC Yukon repair cost distribution

Of the GMC Yukon repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 7% cost less than $100, 46% between $100 and $499, 27% between $500 and $999, 17% between $1000 and $2499, and 3% more than $2500.

Chart based on 195 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten GMC Yukon problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2007 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV

380-horsepower 6.2L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

GMC Yukon in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2007 0    
4000 0 Front shocks found to be leaking @ oil change appt. Car in overnight to complete replacement of front shocks. 
10000 0 Driver exterior door handle bolt loose; replaced handle and interior assembly. Dealer said known problem on vehicle; waited three weeks for parts. 
11000 0 Interior bolt on driver's side door handle came loose. Entire interior door asssembly was replaced, including the handle on the outside. 
13000 0 Replacement of passenger headlamp assembly due to condensation on interior of headlight. 
15000 0 Front shocks leaking. Second repair. This time coil springs ordered as well to prevent third. Dlr says seal leaked again. Interior front door handle replaced due to peeling chrome finish. 
16000 0 parts had been ordered, repair was made. replaced coil springs and shocks due to leaking. second repair on this item, this time the actual coil springs were replaced. 
19000 0 Another interior front door handle replaced due to peeling chrome finish. 
22700 0 Replacement of driver's side rear door handle, exterior. Replacement of rear moldings on driver and passenger side due to separation/gap from body; required parts and molding painting.  Repair/solder of rear defroster connection third time. 
23300 0 After several short term fixes, the rear hatch glass was replaced in order to fix the detach of the rear defroster connection. Repeat soldering did not work previously. 
24000 0 shocks replaced third time. 

Return to top

2007 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV

320-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

GMC Yukon in Puerto Rico
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2007 4000    
5000 0 The crankshaft sensor blow out. 
 

Return to top

2007 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV

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

GMC Yukon in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2007 19000    
20000 0 Transmission - replaced sprag gear,clutch, 3-4 plates 
 
GMC Yukon in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
0 rear window defroster wiring broke at the solder joint. a really dopey design that puts stress on a solder joint right at the rear window when the upper window only is opened (not the entire rear hatch) 
14000 0 rear window defroster attaching connector was "fixed" by epoxy the first time, and as anybody nows that has used epoxy, it fell off in a couple of weeks. needed to order a new rear window 
16000 0 rear liftgate window replaced because of defroster wiring, now have nasty itch in the rear liftgate area requiring another trip to the dealership 
20000 0 vehicle has lots of rattles, lots 
 
GMC Yukon in Wisconsin, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2007 7000    
15000 0 condensation in left front headlamp assembly. Belt moldings on left and right rear doors replaced. 
 

Return to top

2005 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV, ext.

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

GMC Yukon in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2008 36580    
37200 400 Just shocks needed replacing, 2 were actually bad, replaced all 4 
43400 200 Heat on passenger side stuck on. Locks stopped working. 
 

Return to top

2003 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV, ext.

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

GMC Yukon in Colorado, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Dec 2007 77000    
86000 800 Fuel pump and fuel sending gauge needed replacement. 
98000 50 Service Air Bag light comes on intermittently. 
105000 500 The air bag passenger position sensor and pad needed to be replaced. 
136000 70 Door sill tabs broke. 
147000 400 One of the transmission coolant lines was leaking and needed to be replaced. 
153000 1500 Rebuilt the transmission. 
155000 0 Service 4WD warning comes on but doesn't stay on. Error codes aren't conclusive since they have so many and they have been there for many months. Technician reset them and problem doesn't re-occur. 
157000  

Return to top

2003 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV

320-horsepower 6.0L V8 4-speed automatic AWD

GMC Yukon in South Dakota, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
1000 Speedometer Cluster; wheel bearing - right front 
3000 All four bi-state shocks; several oil leaks particularly related to the engine oil cooler and transmision oil cooler. 
90000 900 Evaporator and several parts to air conditioner but not the compressor. 
125000 3000 Replaced air shocks. Had to replace both front and rear air 
 

Return to top

2002 GMC Yukon 4dr SUV

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

GMC Yukon in Nevada, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2008 60000    
62000 270 Car wouldn't start, after jumping car died from idle. Alternator and battery both replaced. 
103000 300 Passenger side front window motor replaced. 
119000  

Return to top