2006 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 2006

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2006 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban repairs by problem area

Engine (30%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (12%)

Brakes and Traction Control (8%)

Suspension and Steering (18%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (30%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (2%)

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2006 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban repair cost distribution

$2500+ (4%)

$1000 - $2499 (15%)

$500 - $999 (7%)

$100 - $499 (37%)

< $100 (37%)

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Chart based on 54 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2006 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

295-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Dec 2012 - Dec 2014
Dec 2014

142000 mi

US $1300
Oxygen sensor, emission controls 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Mar 2013 - Apr 2017
Mar 2014

148000 mi

US $100
Fuel injector was not firing on one cylinder, replace injector but problem persisted. Eventually found this injector's wire was intermitten. Spliced wire back together and problem went away. 
Mar 2017

217000 mi

US $150
alternator replaced cannister purge valve went bad; car would set CEL as "loose gas cap" 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
- Jan 2007
Jan 2007

24000 mi
Popping sensation in steering wheel. Dealer stated column needed to be re lubricated. Problem not fixed. Found out it is a problem with the intermediate shaft in the steering column. Chronic issue with Suburbans. Will have to take back to dealer to fix 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Jun 2007 - Jun 2011
Mar 2007

12500 mi
warranty repair, leaking main rear seal 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Georgia, United States
Apr 2010 - Dec 2012
Aug 2010

46000 mi

US $650
Fuel vapor leak - replaced cap and solenoid Electric window stopped working - replaced motor. 
Oct 2011

56000 mi
Passenger door light often doesn't turn off when door is shut. Sometimes slamming the door helps. Driver's side seat heater not working. 
Dec 2012

66000 mi
When sold, passenger door light would still not turn off when door shut, and driver seat heater still not working. 

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2006 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Missouri, United States
Apr 2012 - Jun 2018
Feb 2013

145700 mi

US $724
Air ride motor replacement 
Sep 2013

158000 mi
Ride control air compressor burned up due to hole in air shock. 
Oct 2013

159200 mi

US $125
locking actuator for lift gate failed 
Jun 2014

174000 mi

US $1200
replaced pitman arm, axle, idler arm, ac belt 
Jul 2014

174500 mi

US $1300
air shock pump failure 
Dec 2014

179000 mi

US $155
check engine light on. computer indicated need for air sensor on engine. Replaced it but light stays on. Repair unsuccessful. engine light came on. Defective part indicated by test was replaced. Engine light came back on. 
Jan 2015

167700 mi

US $441
Emissions parts 
Aug 2015

189300 mi

US $460
Replaced water pump 
Jan 2016

181200 mi

US $128
No heat, Replaced thermostat. 
Jul 2017

200000 mi

US $60
replaced O2 sensor. 
Dec 2017

204000 mi

US $120
new pads 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Quebec, Canada
May 2010 - Jun 2014
Jun 2013

65720 mi

C $2000
Wheel Bearing fuel line filter airbag sensor 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Ohio, United States
Apr 2013 - Oct 2013
Oct 2013

90000 mi

US $55
leak in rear AC tubing 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Oct 2010 - Aug 2012
Jul 2010

47500 mi

US $60
Replaced rear lift gate struts 
Dec 2010

54000 mi

US $100
The passenger power seat motor shorted and drained the battery overnight. Replaced battery but did not know about the short. Took it to the dealership to diagnosis the problem and they found it and replaced the switch and possibly more. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Arkansas, United States
Mar 2012 - Feb 2014
Aug 2012

147000 mi

US $13
Replaced engine t-stat due to low temp 
May 2013

169000 mi

US $46
Service 4WD message and Stability Control Off message with Traction Control off light on. Replaced encoder sensor on t-case. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Apr 2012 - Jan 2013
Apr 2012

77000 mi

US $1500
Had to rebuild front end transmission 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Massachusetts, United States
Aug 2008 - Nov 2018
Nov 2008

35000 mi

US $300
Intermediate steering column u-joint clunking, known problem with this model, TSB had been issued and was repaired with updated part 
Aug 2013

78000 mi

US $50
Replaced lift gate lock actuator 
Sep 2014

86000 mi

US $279
Replacement of driveline u -joints 
May 2015

93700 mi

US $35
Minor Evap leak triggered CEL. Fixed with replacement of gas cap and vent solenoid. 
Oct 2015

98300 mi

US $2000
intermittent traction control activation at low speeds, intermittent front end clicking at low speed. replaced both front wheel hubs and abs sensors fuel odor from near gas tank outside vehicle, intermittent hard starting. fuel pump and fuel line connections rusted out on top of fuel tank ( a known problem from water pooling there) replaced fuel pump and flexible fuel lines 
Mar 2016

101000 mi

US $35
evap leak code, vent solenoid failed and was replaced 
May 2016

104000 mi

US $220
rear end differential cover rusted out and was replaced 
Aug 2016

107000 mi

US $50
replaced blower motor resistor and wiring pigtail. common failure which renders the fan spped switch inoperative and can sometimes lead to electrical short and potential fire. well described in GM tsb on this vehicle. 
Sep 2016

108000 mi

US $100
replaced liftgate lock actuator which failed. 
Oct 2016

109000 mi

US $90
headlights functioned intermittently. problem was a failing headlight switch which was replaced airbag malfunction warning light remained on. passenger side airbag sensor was replaced, fixing problem. 
Jun 2017

115000 mi

US $388
No crank, No start. Starting system OK except for starter, which was intermittent. Starter was replaced. 
Nov 2018

124000 mi

US $1400
brake lines rusted out. common problem in rust belt states on 2006 and earlier tahoes. all metal brake lines were replaced as a preventative measure to avoid possibility of brake failure / accident 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Illinois, United States
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
Mar 2016

126000 mi

US $145
Replaced Wheel bearing assembly, Worn out,loose 
Chevrolet Tahoe in British Columbia, Canada
Jun 2014 - Nov 2014
Sep 2014

137020 mi
replace intermediate steering shaft 
Nov 2014

138260 mi

C $5000
pitman arm, brakes and rotors, intermediate steering shaft, torsion bars (2) various leaks, dust shields rear plus fluids check and change 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Ohio, United States
Mar 2014 - Jan 2020
Dec 2014

108000 mi

US $200
Transfer case not shifting properly 
Apr 2016

126300 mi
transfer case shift motor failed rear backing plates rusted out, replaced when replacing pads and rotors 
Oct 2016

131000 mi
replaced alternator, belt idler pulleys and battery 
Dec 2016

134000 mi

US $600
Fuel Pump began leaking fuel; rusted out. Remove and replace gas tank, install new fuel pump. 
Jun 2017

140000 mi

US $200
diagnose leak in A/C, repair and recharge 
Nov 2017

147000 mi

US $120
radiator hoses leaking, replaced. 
Jun 2018

156000 mi

US $10
Truck stalled when hitting bumps. Diagnosed as bad ground wire engine to chassis. Replaced wire. 
Nov 2018

164000 mi

US $300
left front wheel sensor bad causing malfunction of system and drivability. replaced hub and sensor. Airbag sensor not functioning correctly, replaced. 
Oct 2019

171000 mi

US $600
right front wheel bearing, traction sensor repaired and replaced 
Jan 2020

172000 mi

US $1000
three brake lines failed causing total loss of braking power. All metal brake lines replaced by mechanic. 

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2006 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Apr 2013 - May 2013
May 2013

192000 mi

US $3000
Rear diff exploded. Airbag sensor ABS sensors. Knock in engine. 

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2006 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Jul 2016 - Jun 2018
Mar 2017

161053 mi

US $25
Replace starter with HD high torque starter. 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

295-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Dec 2009 - Aug 2016
Jan 2012

92100 mi
speed gugle, nav 
May 2012

96700 mi

US $250
nav, tire sensor, speed gagle 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New Jersey, United States
Apr 2011 - Mar 2013
Apr 2012

114300 mi

US $86
A/C BLOWING HOT. RECHARGED SYSTEM AND CLEANED OUT DEBRIS. THROTTLE BODY INJECTOR SERVICE/TRANSMISSION SERVICE/REAR DIFFERENTAL SERVICE REPLACED DRIVER SIDE REAR WINDOW MOTOR 
Jan 2013

109000 mi
Dash lights and radio not turning off after stopping engine and openning door. Problem went away two days before service call. Rear window defroster not working. Could not replicate. Update: failed to work again recently. 
Mar 2013

123000 mi

US $430
Check engine light on. Both O2 sensors were replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Aug 2009 - Apr 2018
Jul 2009

33000 mi

US $250
Replaced intermediate steering shaft with newly designed piece. 
Dec 2009

38000 mi

US $32
EVAP canister replacement. 
Aug 2010

48000 mi

US $300
Water pump leaking; burning off coolant at leak. Leak was at a weep hole, I believe. 
Dec 2013

81000 mi

US $130
Psgr Idler arm was found to be loose when new tires were mounted on wheels 
Dec 2016

98000 mi

US $700
External portion of fuel pump corroded and was leaking, halving fuel economy. Smell noticeable from rear driver's side exterior. 
Jan 2018

102000 mi

US $550
ABS was coming on in the last 10 feet of any stop. Shop scanned/diagnosed both front sensors and hubs as needing replacement. 
Mar 2018

103000 mi

US $600
Water pump leaking at weep hole. 
Apr 2018

104000 mi

US $600
Transmission cooling lines leaking at joint between hose and pipe. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Dec 2015 - Jan 2017
Nov 2016

91000 mi

US $125
Turn signal relay switch 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Nov 2010 - Jun 2018
Oct 2014

132200 mi

US $250
The front passenger wheel hub assembly needed to be replaced. 
Jan 2015

134000 mi

US $50
The rear hatch lifts were replaced. 
Jul 2015

141300 mi
Replaced a bad battery 
Sep 2015

143000 mi

US $500
U-joints on drive train. Problem with an actuator. 
Jun 2016

146000 mi

US $60
Hard starting; throttle body cleaning done but it didn't fix it 
Feb 2017

151000 mi
The air dam was hit and needed to be put back into position. 
Jul 2017

153000 mi

US $75
I cleaned the intake. Replaced a broken spark plug wire. 
Dec 2017

165500 mi

US $900
Replaced a bad fuel pump. 
Apr 2018

167000 mi

US $200
The alternator went bad and I replaced it. 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Virginia, United States
Sep 2013 - Sep 2013
Sep 2013

148000 mi

US $573
brakes 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Tennessee, United States
Jul 2013 - Sep 2017
Nov 2013

134000 mi

US $3100
Transmission completely failed, needing replacement. 
Aug 2014

141600 mi

US $560
Replaced catalytic converter. Problem with 2 ignition circuits. Problem not solved as of yet. Ignition coils replaced, problem still codes. Perhaps a bad PCM. 
Sep 2016

171000 mi
Transmission leaking; Likely pan gasket 
Nov 2016

176000 mi

US $499
Replaced failed water pump 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Jul 2011 - Dec 2013
Nov 2012

78500 mi

US $180
Stabilitrack kicking in at 3-4 mph after every stop. Cause was a right front wheel speed sensor failure. 
May 2013

82700 mi

US $200
Front left air bag sensor failed. 
Dec 2013

91000 mi

US $60
Oxygen sensor fail - bank 2 sensor 1 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Arkansas, United States
Jul 2014 - Aug 2016
Sep 2014

107000 mi

US $65
Check engine light flashing. Left upper O2 sensor bad. Replaced both upper O2 sensors. 
Aug 2015

138800 mi

US $73
Bearing noise from alternator - rebuilt myself 
Sep 2015

139000 mi

US $3
"Service 4WD" message displayed. Researched online and then cleaned the encoder motor sensor on the transfer case. $800 dealer repair completed for the cost of cleaner and electrical grease. :) 
Nov 2015

146400 mi

US $42
Replace 4WD sensor in t-case Replaced leaking heater tee 
Aug 2016

170000 mi
Knock sensor reading low output 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Virginia, United States
Nov 2009 - Jan 2016
Aug 2012

44900 mi

US $400
Replaced faulty air bag sensor 
Jun 2014

50000 mi

US $275
Front impact sensor defective and was replaced 
Jul 2015

55300 mi

US $500
Replaced "Yaw sensor" 
Jan 2016

51000 mi

US $235
Dash cluster was not working correctly. Removed and sent for repair. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Mar 2008 - Apr 2015
Oct 2009

25000 mi

US $5
Intermediate steering shaft (ISS) was making clunking noise, which was felt in steering wheel and column. The fix required spraying white lithium grease into the ISS to lube the shaft. The problem occurs when the grease dries up. 
Jun 2010

28000 mi

US $123
Piece of rusted metal was scraping against the rotor. Rusted piece was removed and problem resolved. Remove two rusted pieces of metal that were scraping against the rotor, causing a loud noise, when driving. Adjusted the parking brake and cleaned the rust from the rear rotors.  
Aug 2010

31300 mi
Intermediate steering shaft (ISS) was making clunking noise, for the second time. The fix required spraying white lithium grease into the ISS to lube the shaft. The problem occurs when the grease dries up.  
Dec 2010

33000 mi

US $21
Slow leak with the rear driver's side tire. Rim had to be grinded down, due to oxidation. Tire was re-seated. 
Aug 2011

37000 mi

US $55
Parking brake cable broke. 
Sep 2011

38000 mi

US $12
Automatic head light lamp sensor (Part #25713063) failed. 
Mar 2013

51000 mi

US $200
Throttle response was poor and TB was sticking. Tried to clean but did not help much. Found a cheap new ACDelco TB on eBay and replaced it. 
Oct 2013

62000 mi

US $77
The ISS clunk was driving my crazy and I was tired of lubing the shaft. I bought a replacement ISS from GMDirect and changed it myself. The ISS clunk was driving my crazy and I was tired of lubing the shaft. I bought a replacement ISS from GMDirect and changed it myself. 
Feb 2014

74000 mi

US $100
Axle seals leaking. Alternator not working properly. 
May 2014

80400 mi

US $90
Replace all four TPMS units. 
Oct 2014

90700 mi

US $160
Idling issues. Replaced throttle body and gasket. 
Jan 2015

99300 mi

US $70
Replaced oxygen sensors. 
Feb 2015

99000 mi

US $20
Evap canister cracked and had to be replaced. Replaced the vent solenoid, as well, since it is 10 years old. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Jun 2015 - Jun 2018
Jun 2016

120000 mi

US $700
The rear window exploded last night blowing out. Probably heat related. Replaced rear window, lift struts and cleaned up broken glass. 
Feb 2018

132000 mi

US $20
replaced rear brakes and parking brake water pump 290$ Headlight replacement, took maybe 10 minutes 
May 2018

137000 mi

US $200
Mass Air Flow sensor among other non reportable things like front brakes and other issues. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Apr 2015 - Apr 2017
Jun 2015

161000 mi

US $180
Replaced power steering gear box 
May 2016

178100 mi
This was simple maintenance as my tie-rod ends were showing signs of wear. 
Nov 2016

188600 mi

US $100
Water Pump finally failed after 189,000 miles 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Montana, United States
Mar 2008 - Jun 2011
Aug 2010

48000 mi

US $50
Power steering gearbox making noise on tight low speed turns. No repair at present. The problem was irregular with very tight turns and eventually cured itself.  
Oct 2010

51000 mi

US $400
Speedometer IPC replaced after speedometer ceased working. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Alabama, United States
Apr 2016 - Apr 2018
Oct 2017

170498 mi

US $1500
Overhaul of transmission 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Ontario, Canada
Nov 2014 - Jul 2016
Dec 2014

104160 mi

C $2500
Front left wheel shudders severely and makes clunking noises while turning. Likely a wheel bearing or CV joint issue. 
Jun 2015

105400 mi

C $60
The battery charging regulator module had failed. Mechanic said that part is pricey to replace and that battery charges fine even when this module is broken. Thus, nothing was done. 
Sep 2015

107260 mi

C $1500
Several leaks in brake system. Replaced all brake lines, flexible lines, master cylinder. Also replaced rotors, pads. 
Mar 2016

113460 mi

C $1300
Gauges on dashboard were drifting when idle, various error messages were being shown on display (pertaining to engine and brakes). Chafed wiring harnesses and a computer were replaced. 
Jun 2016

115940 mi

C $300
Steering pump failing, almost all steering fluid leaked out. Made bad noises when turning. Mechanic quoted around $2000 to replace damaged parts. We decided to perform minimal repair and sell car instead. 
Jul 2016

115940 mi

C $1300
ABS always activated at low speed when braking. Corrosion around wheel speed sensors and insuffient flow in some brake line. Replaced corroded wheel hub assemblies and sensors, and some corroded brake lines. 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Louisiana, United States
Aug 2013 - Jul 2019
Jan 2016

120300 mi

US $126
replaced water pump with oem acdelco part. 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Suburban in New Jersey, United States
Jun 2009 - Mar 2010
Jul 2009

53000 mi

US $2900
Something (I can't remember what they called it) broke sending pieces of metal into transmission tearing it apart. Broke down out of town in busy Friday shore traffic. Got towed, thanks to AAA. Rebuilt transmission. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Maryland, United States
Apr 2013 - Jul 2013
May 2013

110000 mi

US $589
Bad tie rods. Replaced and alignment done additional work was performed. Z71/4WD Front Differential seals. Differential flush. 
Jul 2013

111000 mi
One of the back windows wouldn't go down (window motor - confirmed) and the back liftgate would not unlock all of the time. That was confirmed to be the locking mechanism that controlled both top and bottom lock. 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Georgia, United States
Nov 2014 - Jun 2018
Dec 2014

92000 mi

US $306
Leaking rear axle seals contaminated the parking brake shoes. The repair price, and time, includes the dealer diagnosing the problem. I performed the seal and brake shoe repair. 
Mar 2015

93000 mi

US $76
front axle CV joints were clicking. push-button 4WD switch on dashboard 
Jun 2015

94000 mi

US $248
front wheel hub assemblies were replaced hydro-boost brake booster module 
Dec 2015

97000 mi

US $195
Customer states that when turning at low speeds there is a crunching/grinding noise. Solution: re-torqued front cross member and suspension 
Jan 2016

US $75
The plastic cowl access panel above the ventilation blower (A/C and heater blower) was leaking. This allowed water to enter the passenger side, front floor. A new plastic cover and gasket were installed to eliminate the problem 
Mar 2016

99000 mi

US $485
Transfer case developed "pump rub" in which the tabs of the internal oil pump wear one or more holes in the magnesium tail housing. 
Jul 2016

102200 mi

US $350
actuator/encoder motor for transfer case 
Sep 2016

103000 mi

US $110
replaced water pump and radiator replaced steering wheel radio/NAV/DIC buttons 
Nov 2016

107300 mi

US $100
Replaced rear differential pinion seal. 
Jul 2017

124000 mi

US $400
Oil pressure registered low. Engine was running fine. Replaced oil pressure sending unit. 
Nov 2017

123000 mi
rear differential pinion seal 
Jan 2018

132232 mi

US $962
Rear differential yoke/pinion seal continued leaking after previous repair. This time the yoke was replaced, the crush sleeve was replaced and the seal was replaced. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Colorado, United States
Nov 2011 - Mar 2014
Dec 2011

125000 mi

US $600
replace transfer case actuator motor 

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2005 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Mississippi, United States
Mar 2008 - Mar 2010
May 2008

62000 mi
Smell from AC vents. 

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2005 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

335-horsepower 6.0L V8 4-speed automatic AWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Florida, United States
Nov 2009 - Sep 2012
Sep 2012

108000 mi

US $900
Water Pump replacement 
Chevrolet Suburban in Arizona, United States
Mar 2008 - Mar 2013
Oct 2008

35000 mi

US $29
Battery must have been slightly loose in mount and wore hole in bottom, leaked acid on to washer bottle and damaged washer pump. Replaced Battery and washer pump – Cleaned battery seating and repainted. 
May 2011

61000 mi
oil pump replaced 

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2005 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in Illinois, United States
Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
Aug 2010

84000 mi

US $200
rear ujoints replaced 
Jun 2011

94000 mi

US $50
Air mix valve actuator needed to be recalibrated after I disconnected the battery. 
Mar 2012

104000 mi

US $400
Gauge cluster rebuilt 
May 2012

106300 mi

US $170
Suspect a leak, refilled and leak dye added 
Oct 2012

112700 mi

US $900
Rear pinion bearing replaced and sides replaced as preventative maint. 
Mar 2013

119000 mi

US $500
alternator was whining, replaced with a high output model. as well, replaced tensioner. 
Jun 2013

125000 mi

US $300
Bad driver's side bearing 
Sep 2013

129000 mi

US $500
Water pump was bad 
Mar 2014

139000 mi

US $1660
right side replaced right and left side tie-rod ends replaced front shocks replaced. all work was front end 
Jun 2014

146000 mi

US $200
Check valve bad on fuel system 
Sep 2014

151000 mi

US $185
Oil sensor 
Dec 2014

157000 mi

US $95
knock sensors replaced intake gasket replaced blower motor replaced 
Jul 2016

177700 mi

US $500
Evaporator canister has gasoline in it. Replaced it 
Aug 2016

180000 mi

US $1120
Rear AC had a leak. 
Mar 2017

286000 mi

US $30
Purge valve replaced 
Mar 2018

197000 mi

US $437
Water pump was replaced under warranty. Thermostat housing replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in Ohio, United States
Aug 2008 - Dec 2016
Oct 2012

109500 mi

US $1500
Replace front differential 
Jun 2013

117000 mi

US $400
Replace blower motor 
Mar 2015

179000 mi

US $450
rear driver side wheel bearing failed 
Jun 2015

189000 mi
Spare tire would not disengage due to "safety" catch failure to release 
Jun 2016

203000 mi
oil leak detected. Repair cost was prohibitive for the relative value of the vehicle. More cost effective to keep adding oil. 
Dec 2016

207000 mi
Oil leak. 
Chevrolet Suburban in New York, United States
Jul 2009 - Sep 2014
Sep 2014

95000 mi

US $200
bad 02 sensor 
Chevrolet Suburban in Ohio, United States
Sep 2011 - Nov 2013
Jun 2012

74000 mi

US $70
A/C compressor was working but was not blowing very cold. Local shop determined R134a was low and recharged the unit. 
Jul 2012

76000 mi

US $770
Rubbing sound on back end while driving. Parking brake was not disengaging, and had completely rusted out on one side. Replaced parking brake assembly/pads both sides, had to pull axles so also did differential fluids. 
Mar 2013

84000 mi

US $950
Left and right front wheel bearing assemblies replaced. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Jun 2016 - Sep 2018
May 2017

155000 mi

US $40
Engine light came in October 2016. Researching it led me to believe that it's probably a leaky fuel cap. Replace the cap (could only find it at the dealership). Check engine light went off after 4 days of driving. 
Dec 2017

165000 mi

US $195
AC blower would not shut off even when shutting engine off and removing key from ignition. 
Jul 2018

168000 mi

US $200
Replaced all four shocks that had 80,000 miles on them 
Chevrolet Suburban in New Jersey, United States
- Apr 2006
Apr 2006

8500 mi
Rattle in dash fixed and front suspension noise issue resolved 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Nov 2015 - Jun 2018
Jun 2018

160000 mi

US $90
Replaced B2S2 O2 Sensor Replaced rear brake pads. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Kentucky, United States
Aug 2014 - Sep 2018
Nov 2014

210000 mi

US $1397
Replacement of transmission 
Dec 2016

270000 mi

US $650
Replaced transfer case 
Sep 2018

280000 mi

US $100
Replaced left front wheel hub assembly Replaced rear U-joint 
Chevrolet Suburban in Maryland, United States
Aug 2010 - Sep 2010
Sep 2010

84000 mi

US $200
a/c condensation was leaking into passenger cabin, floors were soaked on passenger side of vehicle. Took to dealer twice, never got fixed, traded vehicle in on a new dodge truck. problem fixed, lol 
Chevrolet Suburban in Illinois, United States
Feb 2014 - Mar 2014
Mar 2014

108000 mi
Transfer Case Replacement 
Chevrolet Suburban in Pennsylvania, United States
Dec 2012 - Jun 2018
Dec 2012

108000 mi

US $75
4x4 was not shifting or shifting itself, changed unit on side of transfer case myself & 4x4 is up & running. 2nd time since owning truck! 
Aug 2013

120000 mi
The fuel lines on fuel pump rotted away due to bad design. Had to solder both lines back together. Problem was learning what to do & getting parts to do it. New fuel pump was $400 without labor! o455, major leak in EVAP. Truck is hard to start. Still trying to figure out 
Dec 2013

125000 mi

US $60
EVAP crap. Dry rot. Bad filter location, TSB to relocate. 
Mar 2014

130000 mi

US $22
Purchased & installed Vapor Canister Purge Solenoid Valve 
Oct 2014

135200 mi

US $350
Replaced all steering components up to steering box.  Replaced upper & lower control arms including ball joints 
Jan 2015

141000 mi

US $400
Blown headgasket due to loose head bolts 
Apr 2015

143300 mi

US $35
Vent selenoid was bad & truck was hard to start. Wasnt sure on exact problem but seemed to fix. 
Jul 2015

145300 mi

US $22
Transfer case oil pump wore hole through case, GM doesnt care! I tempoarily stopped leak but need new case & oil pump update. NOT FROM GM! 
Sep 2015

147000 mi

US $100
Paint was bubbling all over car, scrapped & sanded areas, some spots were rotted through & required fiberglass & bondo. Lower half of car totally repainted. 
Dec 2015

153000 mi

US $66
Both inner tie rods worn, have to look into ball joints on truck 
Jan 2018

184000 mi

US $200
Ball joints, tie rod end & brakes 
Apr 2018

186000 mi

US $300
Vehicle wasn't shifting correctly & still working on it Need to change rear passenger wheel bearing 
Chevrolet Suburban in Connecticut, United States
Dec 2010 - Mar 2012
Jun 2011

100000 mi

US $1600
intermittently upon starting the car would be in 4 wheel low and it could not be changed..previously dealer could not replicate problem. got "lucky" this time as it happened while being looked at. 
Jan 2012

110000 mi

US $800
airbags malfunction warning light. was a bad sensor 
Mar 2012

115000 mi

US $700
Oil gauge registering too high, sensor was faulty 
Chevrolet Suburban in Utah, United States
May 2010 - Sep 2015
Mar 2011

123000 mi

US $300
One of the cam sensors had gone bad, replaced both to ensure it wasn't an issue going forward. Had to replace gaskets as well since plenum had to be removed for repair. 
Nov 2011

130000 mi

US $900
Had to replace a sensor and motor in the front differential that engages the four wheel drive. 
Jul 2012

138000 mi

US $2900
Transmission began to slip and had to be replaced with a remanufactured unit. 
Jan 2015

166200 mi

US $90
Replace oil pump. Was starting to fail. Air bag light came on. Impact sensor had failed so owner replacement was carried out. 
Aug 2015

174400 mi

US $150
Oil pressure sending unit had failed, replaced by owner. Air bag light came on. Impact sensor had failed so owner replacement was carried out. This was the second air bag sensor in the front bumper, the first had already been replaced in January. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Massachusetts, United States
Mar 2011 - Jun 2014
Jun 2011

114000 mi

US $2286
Transmission Rebuild 
Jul 2011

115000 mi

US $98
replaced the solenoid in the starter with a new one. A new neutral-safety switch was installed as the gear on the instrument cluster did not always correspond to the correct gear the truck was in. 
Mar 2012

119000 mi

US $65
A tire pressure monitor in the rear wheel had stopped working and was replaced. Tire pressure sensor replaced while I had new tires put on. I still need to reset the "memory". 
Sep 2012

124000 mi
Battery has died several times while truck is parked and is a good battery. Something is draining it. driver's heated seat keeps coming on repeatedly at random times despite pushing the off button. check airbag light came on Service 4wd light came up on display but is intermittent 
Mar 2013

126000 mi

US $307
Check airbag light was on, front impact sensor was replaced. Driver's seat recline/decline does not always work. The mechanic believed the problem to be the control button. front tie-rod end replaced to pass inspection 
Jul 2013

129300 mi

US $182
Replaced encoder motor assembly with new one to solve 4wd issue. 
Aug 2013

130000 mi

US $84
Driver's seat decline/recline not working, replaced seat switch with new one. Still not working. 
Dec 2013

132000 mi

US $197
New O2 sensor new serpentine belt, AC belt and tensioner 
Jun 2014

135000 mi

US $50
replaced 4wd/2wd switch on dashboard after the service 4wd light came on in the DIC. Check engine light came on. O2 sensor needed replacing. steering wheel controls have light out and need replacing. Also, the volume intermittently adjusted the seek and the seek button (on the steering wheel) changed the radio to on-star. After a few weeks of this it is now back to normal. Service 4WD light came on a few hundred miles after replacing the switch. Service TPM (tire pressure monitor) came up on display CEL also back on. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Feb 2011 - Jan 2012
Dec 2011

128000 mi

US $450
Vent control motor 
Chevrolet Suburban in Nebraska, United States
Jan 2012 - Feb 2016
Aug 2012

91900 mi

US $975
fuel pump 
Jun 2013

101000 mi

US $300
bad alternator replaced 
Jun 2014

124000 mi

US $1400
crank shaft sensor replaced, ignition switch replaced. Replaced Spark Plugs Transmission fluid line replaced, was leaking. Front airbag sensors replaced 
Jul 2015

141500 mi

US $300
transmission fluid Lines were leaking 

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

295-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Washington, United States
Sep 2016 - Dec 2016
Sep 2016

99000 mi

US $76
Water pump failed 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
May 2010 - Feb 2011
Jul 2010

73500 mi
Rear axle broke and had to be replaced. Sway bar was not tighted after axle was replaced. 
Sep 2010

75000 mi

US $777
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

79000 mi

US $522
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. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Georgia, United States
May 2012 - Oct 2014
Sep 2012

148000 mi

US $51
Replaced downstream oxygen sensor due to heater circuit failure in original, which was throwing an OBDII code. 
Jan 2013

151000 mi

US $160
Battery not charging warning in DIC, replaced alternator. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Aug 2011 - Sep 2011
Jul 2011

80000 mi

US $650
Replaced drivers side wheel bearing assembly. Four wheel alignment 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Tennessee, United States
Mar 2008 - Jun 2014
Jan 2008

48000 mi
1. Center Steering Column Replaced 2. DVD Player Replaced 
Dec 2012

105000 mi

US $1200
Stepper motors for air control replaced. 

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Sep 2011 - Dec 2012
Oct 2011

111000 mi

US $10
Light Bulb in lower driving light 
Dec 2012

125000 mi

US $200
fan control for heater HEATED SEAT REMAINING ON 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Sep 2010 - Jun 2018
Oct 2010

96000 mi

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

110500 mi

US $100
Tire pressure monitoring sensor went bad in rear right tire. warning light was on. replaced sensor. 
Jun 2012

125000 mi

US $352
Replaced L/F hub bearing assembly Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensor went bad 
Jan 2015

122700 mi

US $400
replaced leaking water pump 
May 2015

173000 mi

US $2200
had to completely rebuild transmission 
Nov 2016

193700 mi

US $400
replaced alternator 
Mar 2018

212000 mi

US $250
There was a drain on the battery that we had to locate and found it in the rear Entertainment System. Fix was to pull the fuse for the rear Entertainment System. I consider the repair unsuccessful because I Will have to manually insert if I want to use it during a trip. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Sep 2011 - Apr 2013
Jun 2012

118000 mi

US $245
Emergency Brake Pads and adjustment needed. Bad design by GM 
Apr 2013

120000 mi
Changed the Mode Actuator for A/C 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Alabama, United States
Dec 2011 - Apr 2012
Jan 2012

US $475
I had to replace the turn signal multi-function switch for the second time-every four years. This time when signaling right, all four lights would flash. Last time, the right turn signal quit. Had to replace Y pipe and both catalytic converters. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New Jersey, United States
Aug 2011 - Jun 2018
Jul 2012

107700 mi

US $103
Wheel tire pressure monitoring system module failed 
Jun 2013

115000 mi

US $39
Replaced idler pully on 2004 Suburban with 115000 miles. Replaced with Gates which is original mfg for GM. 
Mar 2016

126000 mi

US $60
SPARE TIRE WOULD NOT COME DOWN DUE TO SECONDARY LOCKING DEVICE BEING FROZE. LUBRICATED IT FOR 3 DAYS THEN BOUGHT TOOL TO BREAK IT FREE.COMMON PROBLEM ALL 2002-2007 GM TRUCKS. 
Oct 2016

129200 mi
Parking brake had no adjustment left. Adjusters frozen and had to be disassembled and lubricated Headliner starting to separate at edges in front 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Mar 2012 - May 2017
Apr 2012

120000 mi

US $650
Fuel pump replaced 
Dec 2012

130000 mi

US $700
oil pump 
Sep 2013

140000 mi

US $600
slipping. complete flush and fluid change took care of it. 
Jan 2014

142000 mi

US $1300
rebuild required 
Chevrolet Tahoe in West Virginia, United States
Aug 2010 - Jun 2015
Jan 2011

112000 mi

US $85
washer tank leaking. bought washer tank off ebay and replaced 
Mar 2011

118000 mi

US $400
front wheel bearings went bad 
Jul 2011

134000 mi

US $269
replaced shocks on all 4 wheels 
Nov 2011

154000 mi
replace front hubs 
Dec 2011

159000 mi

US $325
replace module on 4wd transfer case 
Oct 2012

199700 mi
replaced idler arm and control and pitman arm 
Jan 2013

208000 mi

US $3100
replaced transfer case,transfer case control module 4wd switch 
Aug 2013

237000 mi

US $60
replaced inner tie rod ends 
Apr 2014

263800 mi

US $760
replace both front wheel bearings replace O2 sensors 
May 2015

307000 mi
replaced shocks 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Illinois, United States
Jul 2007 - Apr 2009
Sep 2007

87000 mi

US $130
Hesitation, new fuel filter and air filter, back to normal 
Apr 2009

129000 mi
small fuild leak in brake line - at power booster 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Washington, United States
May 2009 - Aug 2011
Sep 2009

87000 mi

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 Oregon, United States
Jul 2008 - Oct 2010
Apr 2010

117000 mi

US $400
Water pump. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Virginia, United States
Feb 2010 - Jan 2018
Jun 2010

140000 mi

US $315
REPLACED FAULTY MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR AND MAP SENSOR 
Jul 2011

158000 mi
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

163000 mi

US $571
Replaced 2 front wheel hub bearings & ABS sensors 
Mar 2012

168000 mi

US $616
New Delco alternator and Delco battery. Able to jump start it. 
Feb 2013

184200 mi

US $307
Replace intake manifold gasket 
Mar 2013

185000 mi

US $77
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

185800 mi

US $24
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

191200 mi

US $75
Check ABS ground wire, clean contacts. Replaced Vent Valve in rear at gas tank 
Apr 2014

204800 mi
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

213000 mi

US $414
Replaced Oil Pan Gasket & Cooler Line Block-off Plate 
Oct 2014

214000 mi

US $1366
Replace water pump, thermostat & fluid Removed transfer case and transmission and replaced rear main seal, transfer seal and other gaskets. 
Nov 2015

234900 mi

US $354
Installed 4 Monroe Reflex SHOCKS at 233,829 on 11/19/15 
Feb 2016

239900 mi

US $230
Replaced ABS Brakes MODULE at 240,269 on 02/25/16 
Apr 2016

242800 mi

US $107
GM 12597567 Evaporator Emission Canister Purge Solenoid Valve at 224,124 on 04/06/16. This was second time. Previous was at 186,885 on 04/02/13. 
Feb 2017

259000 mi

US $388
Installed Steering SHAFT (Part 19329330) and BEARING (Part 88963617) at 257,260 on 01/16/17 
Apr 2017

263527 mi

US $273
Replaced freeze plug & coolant Replaced A/C belt 
Chevrolet Tahoe in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2007 - Nov 2008
Apr 2008

43400 mi

C $344
O2 SENSOR FAILURE-CONFIRMED AFTER CHECK ENGINE LIGHT CAME ON. 
Sep 2008

45260 mi

C $425
Intermediate steering column replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Apr 2010 - Jun 2011
Nov 2010

115000 mi

US $325
Minor EVAP leak. Fuel sensor was broken and had to be replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Wisconsin, United States
May 2009 - Dec 2016
Jul 2009

103000 mi

US $250
Replaced rear axle seals that were leaking.  R&R front and rear bumpers because of corrosion. 
Jul 2012

137800 mi

US $150
Replaced shocks 
Dec 2013

156000 mi

US $140
Hot-Cold Actuator for rear heat 
Jun 2014

159000 mi

US $600
Front Wheel Bearing Assembly, new front rotors, new brake pads both front and back 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Dec 2015 - Jul 2018
Feb 2018

229000 mi

US $325
Had to replace original alternator. Battery also had to be replaced, which was over 6 years old. 
Jul 2018

232000 mi

US $750
Reduced engine power. Catalytic converters are clogged. Replaced both catalytic converters. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Oregon, United States
Jan 2007 - Aug 2011
May 2007

24000 mi
Coating on upper dash panel flaking off. 
Jun 2007

25000 mi
Coating on upper dash panel flaking off. Dash replaced 
Sep 2007

26000 mi
Front end noise. Dealer lubricated ball joints. 
Apr 2008

32000 mi
Steering shaft replaced due to 'clunk' during suspension motion. Speedometer failed. 
May 2008

38000 mi
Replaced Instrument panel for a second time. 
Mar 2009

51000 mi

US $140
Water pump failed. Drivers heated seat failed.  
Feb 2010

60000 mi
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. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Oct 2014 - Oct 2017
Jun 2015

142000 mi

US $175
Fan clutch was not letting the AC function correctly. Not pulling enough air through radiator. 
Dec 2016

187000 mi

US $1360
Transfer case went out 
Oct 2017

205000 mi

US $20
Thermostat replaced 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Wisconsin, United States
Sep 2012 - Jan 2017
Feb 2014

284400 mi

US $30
Blinker relay would flash 4-ways when left signal used if the car was on for more than an hour. New relay ordered and installed, took about 5 minutes. 
Feb 2015

294000 mi
Gauge cluster Door handle replaced 

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Massachusetts, United States
Dec 2014 - Nov 2017
Sep 2015

188000 mi

US $400
check engine light was on. bad noc sensor had 2 new sensors and wiring harness installed. check engine light cleared 
Apr 2016

198500 mi

US $400
Front right wheel bearing Heat shield on muffler cracked 
Jun 2017

213000 mi

US $329
Alternator stopped working while driving Power steering pump failed 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Massachusetts, United States
Oct 2014 - Dec 2014
Dec 2014

148000 mi

US $1500
3rd gear failure.. if you lose 3rd gear you have lost over drive as well.. mechanic tells me known weakness in Tahoe although engine is extremely solid 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Jul 2016 - Apr 2018
Mar 2018

85000 mi

US $25
Several dash guages quit working, including speedometer, volts and oil pressure. Purchased new GM stepper motors and installed myself. Work was relatively easy and took less than one hour. Only tools needed were sauder iron and sauder sucker, besides screw driver. 

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Suburban in Minnesota, United States
Mar 2011 - Apr 2012
Jul 2011

90000 mi

US $1
A/C compressor failed 
Feb 2012

97100 mi

US $2600
3RD GEAR FAILED IN TRANSMISSION 

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2004 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

295-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Alaska, United States
Jul 2014 - Jun 2018
Jun 2015

175000 mi

US $1800
Tranny rebuild 
Aug 2015

175000 mi

US $1300
All Upper & lower ball joints, idler & pitman arms. 
Oct 2015

176200 mi

US $802
Diagnosed & replaced intake manifold gasket. 
Jul 2017

186000 mi

US $25
Ac recharged. But it’s still working only intermittently, not sure what the issue is. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Delaware, United States
Feb 2007 - Jan 2008
May 2007

45000 mi

US $270
Replace intermediate steering shaft with 3rd after 2nd one had been replaced under warranty at 20k miles and the steering was clunking and rattling horribly once again. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Apr 2012 - Sep 2012
Jun 2012

67000 mi

US $540
Stability sensor went off. Front driver's side wheel bearing bad. Replaced that. had alignment done as well. 
Aug 2012

69000 mi

US $540
Drivers' side wheel bearing shelled apart. Replaced with Moog aftermarket assembly. Had alignment done, too. 
Sep 2012

74000 mi

US $330
Bad window regulator. Replaced 

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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 Quebec, Canada
Apr 2010 - Nov 2011
Jun 2010

96720 mi

C $1600
Transmission had been slipping for the last 2 years and I finally decided to change the transmission. 
Jun 2011

104160 mi

C $100
changed the right side wheel bearing after installation of 22 inch wheels and tires 
Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Aug 2008 - Sep 2017
Jul 2012

99700 mi

US $500
Replaced components that distribute cold air into various parts of the cabin 
Jul 2017

159000 mi

US $1600
Cooling system...water pump replacement. Including preventive replacement of drive belt, thermostat and tensioner Right front axle seal leaking badly...replaced axle seal and related components Replacement parking brake pads and hardware. 
Sep 2017

163000 mi

US $450
Front driver side wheel bearing/hub assembly was replaced Water pump failed....leaking antifreeze 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Jul 2016 - Dec 2016
Dec 2016

176000 mi

US $100
Vacuum leak. Replaced MAF sensor, PCV fitting, and intake manifold gaskets. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Pennsylvania, United States
Oct 2009 - Dec 2009
Dec 2009

62000 mi
Surface rust on bumpers, elsewhere, when sold. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Washington, United States
Mar 2016 - Jun 2018
Mar 2017

176000 mi

US $250
Power steering pump 
Apr 2017

173000 mi

US $30
PCV valve replacement // stepper motor replacement (2). Oil, filter, tires, alignment. 
Chevrolet Suburban in North Carolina, United States
May 2010 - Nov 2013
Apr 2011

109000 mi

US $2950
Replaced (4wd) transfer case $1950.00. Also replaced noisy bearings in front differential. $1000.00. The transfer case had a pin hole and was leaking fluid. This is a common problem with high mileage transfer cases on many full size GM truc 
Nov 2013

130000 mi

US $3450
Transmission replaced with factory certified re- manufactured transmission at Chevrolet dealer. Failed in middle of traffic, not prior warning. Only the first two gears still worked. Also replaced Front Tie-Rod and (1) boot on front drive train. Transmission replaced with factory certified re- manufactured transmission at Chevrolet dealer. Also replaced Front Tie-Rod and (1) boot on front drive train. 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
May 2013 - Oct 2017
Aug 2017

115000 mi

US $75
Transfer case lower clutch lever pivot pin fell out of transfer case for unknown reason. Has never been removed. 
Chevrolet Suburban in South Carolina, United States
Apr 2010 - Nov 2010
Nov 2010

165000 mi
Sold with one tire pressure sensor unrepaired. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Minnesota, United States
May 2012 - Jun 2012
Jun 2012

114000 mi

US $1100
Corrosion on lift gate 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Sep 2014 - Jun 2018
Oct 2015

162300 mi

US $250
intake leak caused dreaded po171 code. replaced gasket. 
Nov 2016

173800 mi

US $200
Rear hvac blend door actustor failed. Replaced door actuator and control module. 
Feb 2017

177000 mi

US $65
Wheel speed sensor failed causing abs light to illuminate 
Jun 2017

182000 mi
Rear differential Pinion and Carrier bearings started howling while towing our RV. Upon disassembly bearings were rough and ground down. Replace every bearing and seal on the rear differential 
Dec 2017

183456 mi
leak at rear seal on 5.3l v8. rear main seal was replaced during previous visit for transmission rebuild but leak from rear of engine wasn't fixed with replacement of rear main seal. This visit the trans was removed and the entire rear main cover seal and rear main seal was replaced. This was under warranty and I paid nothing. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Feb 2018 - Jun 2018
Jun 2018

165000 mi

US $750
Idiot repair shop replaced all sorts of blend doors, but MISSED the leaking low side service port. I finally changed shops, and second shop found the leak, replaced service port and recharged the system. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Michigan, United States
Jun 2013 - Jun 2018
Aug 2013

216100 mi

US $450
Replaced shock absorbers 
Nov 2013

220000 mi

US $327
Replaced water pump 
Mar 2015

252000 mi

US $432
Temperature control actuator had to be replaced. Even though the driver side was set to 74 degrees it was blowing out cold air. 
May 2015

254000 mi

US $450
Vent system activator had to be replaced. This is part of the individual climate control system. 
May 2017

278000 mi

US $2400
Transmission whined and slipped and no reverse. Wheel bearings replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in Minnesota, United States
Feb 2013 - Sep 2013
Jul 2013

129500 mi

US $350
Replaced water pump due to leakage of coolant. 

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2004 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

180-horsepower 4.3L V6 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Suburban in Alabama, United States
Sep 2012 - Jun 2014
Dec 2012

198000 mi

US $1300
throttle body replaced. didn't fix stalling out problem. alternator replaced, battery replaced. fixed stalling problem, but still doesn't start on the first try. 
Sep 2013

216000 mi

US $500
throttle body replaced. needed because original repair was done incorrectly. 
Jan 2014

202800 mi

US $400
water pump 
Jun 2014

230000 mi

US $999
REPLACE ENTIRE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 

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2004 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

Chevrolet Suburban in Oregon, United States
Jan 2015 - Jul 2018
Jul 2016

144000 mi

US $250
Bad hose 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
May 2012 - Jun 2012
May 2012

138000 mi

US $300
The ambient temp sensor went out; system was not cooling. Also took a rock in the condensor and was leaking coolant. 
Jun 2012

138000 mi

US $550
Compressor went out -- internal bearing seized up. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Apr 2010 - Apr 2014
Mar 2011

88000 mi

US $800
Water pump beginning to leak through weep hole. Washer that was part of steering linkage bracket had broken, resulting in popping of bracket when turning. Mechanic replaced washer. Steering column shaft grinds when turning. It is a lube problem that recurs on a regular basis. Mechanic lubed shaft @ no charge to me. 
Apr 2012

94000 mi

US $380
Inner shaft of steering column worn. Recurring problem with this model. Replaced shaft. 
Mar 2013

103000 mi

US $400
Speedometer stuck. Replaced cluster. 
Sep 2013

108000 mi

US $3100
R/R both Tie-Rod ends R/R worn Stabilizer bar R/R steering box 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Mar 2010 - Jun 2011
Jan 2010

98600 mi

US $1700
Rear axle complete rebuild. 
Apr 2010

100300 mi

US $2100
Total rebuild of transmission. total rebuild of transmission 
May 2010

100379 mi

US $400
Replaced all oxygen sensors. Replaced both front wheel hubs. replace all Oxygen sensors. replaced both front wheel hubs. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Sep 2010 - Jan 2017
Mar 2012

141000 mi

US $140
Water pump leak - replaced water pump, thermostat, upper and lower radiator hoses, primary and secondary serpentine belts. Tensioner for secondary/AC belt. Shock replacement 
Dec 2014

183000 mi

US $545
Alternator failed Rt front tire wearing abnormally on outer edge. Took in for alignment and it was determined the bearing in the wheel hub was bad. Replaced hub and completed alignment. 
Mar 2015

186000 mi

US $28
Sparkplugs were replaced after the check engine light came on and the scanner indicated a misfire. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Aug 2007 - Sep 2018
Jun 2012

145000 mi

US $240
Fuel pump 
Aug 2012

147800 mi

US $89
Alternator 
Sep 2012

149000 mi

US $150
Water pump replacement was leaking 
Jul 2015

176700 mi

US $10
Burnt wire for rear blower motor. Burnt wire front driver side panel that stopped rear AC blower motor from running. 
Mar 2016

189000 mi

US $1100
broken band transmission 
Oct 2017

197000 mi

US $118
battery 
Aug 2018

202000 mi

US $75
Replaced Alternator 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Wisconsin, United States
Feb 2016 - May 2017
Mar 2016

213000 mi

US $118
Oil Pressure sensor failed and needed replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Aug 2016 - Jun 2018
Oct 2016

201500 mi

US $53
Computer logged 29 codes, principal code was P0327, knock sensors. SES light on intermittently. 
Jul 2017

214000 mi

US $300
Replaced fuel pump 
Mar 2018

221288 mi

US $1374
Knock sensors replaced, I provided parts purchased previously, replaced belts and tensioners,  replaced front shocks, replaced rear brake pads and rotors,  valve cover gaskets, valley pan gasket, oil pressure switch. 
Jun 2018

225000 mi

US $135
Rear shocks replaced 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Jul 2009 - Jun 2018
Jan 2010

103000 mi

US $340
Catalytic Convertor had to be replaced. Left front wheel bearing needed replacing. 
Nov 2010

79200 mi

US $135
Universal joint required replacement. While in shop for Problem #1 decided to have the steering column intermediate shaft replaced which had been noisy for several years. This led to 3 shop caused repairs to the air bags, the stability system & replacement of the IP.  
Jul 2011

82300 mi

US $80
Had vibration when driving above 70 mph. Dealer found U Joint had been installed incorrectly by another non-GM shop and corrected problem. Non-GM shop reimbursed me for the repair. 
Oct 2011

84000 mi

US $60
Replaced Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 1. 
Apr 2012

86000 mi

US $580
Right Front wheel bearing had to be replaced. 
Jun 2013

94000 mi

US $480
AC Hose was leaking and required replacement. 
May 2015

100600 mi
Replaced Fan Control Hub and recharged system 
Aug 2015

101600 mi
Plastic Fuel Lines on top of fuel tank came apart and caused a massive fuel leak. 
Jun 2016

105000 mi
Spare tire carrier rusted to the point the spare tire could not be lowered when it was needed. Dealer had to replace the carrier. 
Feb 2017

109000 mi

US $1100
Replaced all 4 shock absorbers for the Chevy AutoRide System plus the air supply lines from the compressor to the two rear level ride shocks. 
Mar 2017

109000 mi

US $1600
Rear parking brake adjuster rusted and not working. Adjuster was treated to rust remover and cleaned to get working again. Parking brake shoes were cracked and replaced. Rear brake pads had to be replaced and rotors resurfaced due to rust on rotors and uneven wear on pads that kept pads from contacting rotors properly. Steering wandered and steering wheel would turn when hitting bumps. Loose pitman arm and loose idler arm replaced. 
Mar 2018

115000 mi

US $100
A previous repair by a different shop caused a wiring harness to get wrapped up by the front drive shaft with wires being broken. That shop's repair failed after a couple of years and I had the dealership repair the harness. 
Jun 2018

116000 mi

US $150
AC not cooling down with engine idling or moving in low speed traffic. Recharged AC. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Utah, United States
Aug 2007 - Dec 2010
Jan 2008

61000 mi

US $1200
A sensor on the transfer case gave out and sent a service 4 wheel drive to the DIC rear heat and cooling stopped working replaced a sensor motor and door, flushed coolant lines 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Aug 2007 - Jun 2011
May 2010

80000 mi

US $400
Water pump gasket had a very small leak. Having gasket and water pump replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Pennsylvania, United States
May 2009 - Mar 2011
Feb 2010

105000 mi

US $210
Replaced blower motor assembly for climate control. 
Mar 2011

123000 mi

US $800
Intake manifold gaskets were replaced Fuel pump replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Michigan, United States
Feb 2008 - Jul 2016
Apr 2008

63000 mi

US $250
Loud knocking on the steering column when turning and driving over bumps. Driver side and passenger side windows would go down, but very slowly and sometimes back up - cable pulley system, cables were frayed and on the verge of breaking, and causing the window to jam, and burning out the motor. DAYTIME RUNNING LIGHTS CONTINUE TO BURN OUT 2-3 MONTHS AFTER BEING REPLACED! ENGINE-VERY LOW IDLE & WOULD STALL MAKING TURNS. IDEL WOULD "JUMP" 250 RPM TO 1250 RPM UNTIL IT WOULD STALL. FUEL INJECTORS WERE CLOGGED, DEALER SAID THAT THEY SHOULD BE FLUSHED EVERY 15,000 MILES & USE SHELL GASOLINE, SINCE IT WAS THE CLEANEST! 
Nov 2008

73000 mi

US $295
BOTH RH AND LH INNER TIE RODS NEEDED TO BE REPLACED BOTH FRONT RH/LH AXELS WERE LEAKING SPARE TIRE HOIST JAMMED UP, WOULD NOT RELEASE SPARE TIRE. HIGH PITCH SCREACHING COMING FROM THE STEERING COLUMN WHEN THE VEHCILE IS COLD, GOING OVER BUMPS IN THE ROAD BETWEEN 10 -50MPH FUEL SENDING UNIT BAD, THE FUEL GAGE WOULD SAY THAT THE TANK WAS EMPTY, BUT WHEN IT WAS FUELED UP , IT SHOWED THERE WAS 6.5 GALLONS IN THE TANK. 
Jan 2009

77000 mi

US $100
Rear wiper motor replaced.  Heated seats - module replaced and dash lights went out- replaced switch. Brake pedal creaking - lubricated. 
Feb 2009

77000 mi

US $100
1) REAR WIPER MOTOR STOPPED WORKING - REPLACED WIPER MOTOR 2) HEATED SEATS STOPPED WORKING -REPLACED SEAT BACK 3) DASH LIGHTS WENT OUT REPLACED SWITCH 4) BREAK PEDAL CREAKING WHEN PUSHED - GREASED PEDAL COVERED UNDER EXTENDED WARRANTY 
Dec 2009

89000 mi

US $600
four wheel drive went out and had to replace ecm module parking brake assembly rusted away, pads not covered! cluster lights burned out, replaced cluster 
Mar 2010

95000 mi

US $580
inner tie rods went, replaced by local mechanic! 
Jul 2010

103000 mi

US $1500
wheel bearing replaced a/c pump went bad and was binding up! 
Aug 2010

105000 mi

US $100
AC clutch failed a week after pump replaced. Replaced at cost! 
Jan 2011

168000 mi
AC compressor failed. replaced 2 weeks after prior replacement, this happened 4 times! dealer finally fixed the issues, the system was overpressurized by the local shop and was burning out the compressor. 
May 2011

123000 mi

US $1100
Fuel pump failed and had to be replaced. 
Jul 2011

125000 mi

US $1500
ac compressor and evaporator failed. dealer said they fixed, but when I went to pick it up, it was not working. dealer had to replace everything again due to their warranty of work. Dealer said their work was covered, but they would also have to disconnect the rr ac w/ a cost of $400 out of my pocket ($1800 to replace the unit) $400 to disconnet a connector & cap off the lines seems like a scam to me to cvr their cost. 
Mar 2012

142000 mi

US $10000
ABS SENSORS ON BOTH FRONTS WENT BAD FUEL EVAP SENSOR FAILED 
Jun 2012

145000 mi

US $380
BAD CATALYTIC CONVERTER BAD CATALYTIC CONVERTER (PASSENGER SIDE) 
Feb 2013

154300 mi

US $600
brake line flush transfer case leak serpentine belt and tensioner bad 
Oct 2015

183500 mi
exhaust manifolds went bad 
Apr 2016

191500 mi
Alternator failed to regulate voltage, replaced 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Connecticut, United States
Feb 2008 - Jun 2018
Mar 2009

110000 mi

US $330
As noted in previous review, I had front left wheel bearing replaced. Had been hearing a roar and slight grinding for about a week prior to having it looked at. Original was replaced and car rides like new. Will need front right replaced soon. 
May 2009

114000 mi

US $800
CV joint was leaking oil. Seal was repaired. Right side wheel bearing was replaced. Was starting to make grinding noise. 
Oct 2012

190000 mi

US $750
ABS light and warning sounds would be actived, along with grinding, when I would hit a bump (of any size) on the right side. Also triggered when damp. Right hub assembly was replaced. Left is also starting to go now. Both were original. Only my front windshield vents were working, none of the others were functional. When the car was started, all vents would work and a clicking sound would occur for 15 seconds, and then would shut down. Actuator was replaced. 
Aug 2014

217000 mi

US $160
After an antifreeze leak that grew substantially on my driveway and a dealer diagnosis, my water pump, thermostat, and a/c belt needed to be replaced. Dealer estimate: $800; doing it on my own: $160. Thank you YouTube! 
Chevrolet Tahoe in British Columbia, Canada
Oct 2015 - Apr 2017
Oct 2015

109740 mi

C $1800
They used all my gas and put on 1000KM's on my truck I replaced the Alternator myself Put in a/c kit but I will have to redo the whole system Rear gate stop working and bought 3 used parts but none of the worked I put the parking brakes together at least 4 times and the clip holding the horseshoe broke 
Nov 2016

116040 mi

C $200
Waterpump 
Mar 2017

116560 mi

C $200
New Hoses (and a new waterpump) 
Apr 2017

117 mi

C $2000
Rear Shocks and front Shocks as well as the compressor 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Pennsylvania, United States
Jan 2010 - Mar 2014
Feb 2010

66000 mi

US $150
Bad Ground causing issues with Rear window wiper 
Jun 2013

96000 mi

US $11
Replaced r/r O2 sensor. 
Jan 2014

101300 mi

US $200
Replaced Fuel Pump O2 Sensor 
Chevrolet Tahoe in North Carolina, United States
Nov 2008 - Mar 2010
Feb 2009

86000 mi

US $168
Valve on air conditioning unit was leaking. Replaced valve and freon. 
May 2009

86000 mi

US $254
Passenger side front window motor replaced. 
Nov 2009

87000 mi

US $265
oxygen sensor replaced 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Jan 2016 - Mar 2018

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Tahoe in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2011 - Apr 2011
Mar 2011

186000 mi

C $4000
Replaced the rear axle 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic AWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Alaska, United States
Nov 2010 - Aug 2011
Aug 2011

115000 mi

US $2514
Quit running on the road. Replaced ignition relay, but would not start. Towed to shop, told the fuel pump went out and tripped the ecm relay. Replaced parts as well as a worn front wheel bearing and leaking water pump. 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Aug 2012 - Jul 2013
Feb 2013

240100 mi
First bad wheel bearing at 246,000 miles 
Chevrolet Suburban in Michigan, United States
Aug 2013 - Jun 2018
Oct 2013

134000 mi

US $1320
Front crank leak Front axle seal leak Rear windows inoperative. Replaced both regulator assemblies. Loose connection in cruse control fixed. Suspension bumpers old and missing or deteriorated. Replaced. 
Jul 2014

135700 mi

US $145
2nd gear only. Turned out to be a loose connection in the fuse panel from previous owners add on electronics. Transmission itself was fine. 
Sep 2014

139000 mi

US $650
Leaking water pump, replaced hard to get hose at the same time to avoid dealing with it later. Tie rod end replaced, alignment done. 
May 2015

141000 mi

US $98
Issues with sensor in the accelerator pedal if the vehicle had sat for an extended length of time. 5 minute job to swap in new pedal and sensor, issue fixed. $98 for OEM GM part. 
Aug 2015

141000 mi

US $2000
Fuel Pump failed Transfer Case rear output shaft seal leak Power steering pump and pressure line leaking, both replaced. 
Mar 2016

142000 mi
Oil cooler lines leaking. Repaired lines. 
May 2016

144300 mi

US $350
Oil pressure sensor failed. Replaced sensor. Loose bushing, passenger side inner tie rod end replaced. 
Jul 2016

148300 mi
Hydroboost unit leaking, replaced part. Leaking radiator, replaced. 
Jul 2017

157000 mi

US $2250
Transfer case needed to be replaced. Issue from a previous repair under vehicles prior ownership. Issue only showed up on downhill mountain grades, trip out west revealed the issue. Would pop out of gear going downhill with foot off throttle if this condition lasted for very long. Replaced electronic control for throttle body & throttle body. Causing vehicle to go into low power mode. 
Dec 2017

161000 mi

US $37
Does not stay in Auto4WD, keeps moving to 4Hi. Replaced selector switch. Did not fix the issue. Will be taking to repair shop for further analysis. They suggested this inexpensive ($37) part replacement to see if that fixed it first. They will try replacing or re-flashing the transfer case control module next. 
Jan 2018

162000 mi

US $363
Does not stay in Auto 4WD, keeps ending up in 4 HI. They replaced the control module for the transfer case. This did NOT fix the problem. Winter is about over, maybe I'll take it to the dealer in the fall if it doesn't need to go there for something else before then. I think this private shop is unable to properly diagnose the issue. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Colorado, United States
Nov 2007 - Mar 2008
Dec 2007

61000 mi
Replaced valve intake gaskets Right front axle seal. Under 8/80000 warratny replaced Catalytic converter. 

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2003 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chevrolet Suburban in Mississippi, United States
Jan 2013 - Feb 2013
Feb 2013

215000 mi

US $2500
radiator and heater core 

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2003 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in North Carolina, United States
Jun 2011 - Jan 2016
Jan 2013

173000 mi

US $275
Passenger power window repaired 
Mar 2013

174000 mi

US $700
rear seal and oil pan gaskt leaking oil 
Jun 2014

190000 mi

US $275
Replaced serpenteen belt and ac belt and belt ideler 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Jul 2014 - May 2017
Jul 2015

110000 mi

US $500
Windshield washer pump broke "disintegrated" (mechanic's words) and a rodent chewed through all the tubing. 
Mar 2016

115000 mi

US $900
Windshield washer leak: hose would not stay on the washer tank. Body Control Module that detects rear hatch is open or closed was faulty (hatch always showed open). Blower control not working on speeds 1,2 and 5. 
Apr 2016

115700 mi

US $500
Rear driver-side window regulator broke not holding the window anymore. 

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2003 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in Connecticut, United States
Feb 2011 - Jun 2018
Mar 2011

97000 mi

US $260
Replaced the AC tensioner due to a squeal in the tensioner. Replaced the fog lights due to broken off lens. 
Apr 2011

98000 mi

US $46
Passenger window did not roll up or down. Passenger window motor replaced. 
Jan 2012

105000 mi

US $186
Alternator stopped working. Replaced alternator and is now working fine. Driver's side window making a crunching noise. Replaced motor and broke cable. Replaced entire window regulator. Slow shifts under moderate acceleration. Drained transmission fluid and dropped the pan. Found significant wear particles and clogged filter. Replaced filter and fluid. Shifts quicker, hoping that fixed the issue. Alternator would not build voltage with the truck running. 
Feb 2012

105500 mi

US $48
Replaced the gauge cluster servo motors. Requires soldering skills and a willingness to purchase new if you screw it up. 
Mar 2013

113000 mi

US $400
Lean Bank 1 and 2 code. Replaced the fuel filter and the MAF sensor. Still shows up periodically. research reveals that the intake gasket is the likely culprit. 
May 2013

114000 mi

US $1319
Loud banging noise from the AC belt tensioner. Replaced the AC compressor IAW the applicable TSB. 
Sep 2013

118000 mi

US $700
Exhaust manifold bolts broken resulting in an exhaust leak. Replaced the heads with stock heads. Replaced oil pressure sending unit due to damage during repair. 
Dec 2016

151000 mi

US $4200
Parking brake needed replacement Steering linkage replaced Fuel filler neck corroded due to exposure to salt from the roads in the NorthEast. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Delaware, United States
Nov 2010 - Dec 2013
Jun 2011

118000 mi

US $300
Air Conditioning not blowing cold, freon added to system. Working fine now. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Alberta, Canada
Apr 2010 - Jan 2016
May 2011

90520 mi

C $200
Rear wiper motor didn't work. Hasn't worked since vehicle was purchased a year ago. 
Jun 2011

91760 mi

C $300
Both u-joints replaced. 
Jun 2013

105400 mi

C $3200
Water pump was leaking. Traction control light occasionally came on during acceleration for no reason. Knocking noise in steering system. 
Mar 2014

113460 mi

C $500
Transmission cooling line leak. Replace power steering pump shaft seal. 
May 2014

115320 mi

C $1000
P0332 DTC Code 
Jun 2015

127720 mi

C $500
Replaced rear window wiper motor. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Jun 2008 - Jul 2011
Aug 2008

85000 mi

US $181
Intermediate steering shaft replaced. 
Feb 2009

93000 mi

US $65
Check brake booster warning light came on. Service tech said there was no problem and reset the computer system. 
Jul 2009

96000 mi

US $850
Air conditioner compressor replaced. Fortunately when it locked up it has a separate belt so I was not left beside the road. Expensive replacement. Air conditioner compressor replaced. Fortunately when it locked up it has a separate belt so I was not left beside the road. Expensive replacement. 
Feb 2010

101000 mi

US $550
Replaced transmission seals, due to leaking 
Apr 2011

108000 mi

US $247
Oil pressure sending unit replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in New York, United States
Jun 2008 - Oct 2012
Jan 2009

78000 mi

US $2200
Oxygen sensor needed to be replaced. Front right hub was worn, replaced. 
Jan 2010

94000 mi

US $250
Knocking in steering column - replace upper intermediate steering shaft 
Jun 2011

119000 mi

US $200
Line to transmission cooler sheared off and needed to be replaced. 
Oct 2011

123000 mi

US $300
Transmission leak again - hose into transmission cooler broke off, replaced both inflow and outflow flanges, replaced transmission fluid 
Chevrolet Suburban in Wisconsin, United States
Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
Sep 2016

149000 mi

US $135
Instrument Failure and replacement 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Apr 2017 - Jun 2017
Jun 2017

249000 mi

US $350
Replaced Blower Motor Replaced Climate Control Panel 
Chevrolet Suburban in Idaho, United States
Sep 2011 - Sep 2018
Jan 2012

US $470
rear passenger door window motor and regulator. Took to local shop after quote from dealer of 470.00 
Chevrolet Suburban in Arkansas, United States
Nov 2012 - Aug 2014
Dec 2012

99000 mi
Check engine light on when purchased. Dealer repaired at no charge. Problem was with evaporation emissions control. 
Jun 2014

138000 mi

US $34
Replaced AC belt tensioner and belt due to rattle from tensioner. 
Jul 2014

138000 mi

US $350
AC compressor going out - replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in Michigan, United States
Oct 2017 - Jun 2018
May 2018

181000 mi

US $500
All brake lines were replaced, blew main line going to rear brakes 
Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Mar 2016 - Jun 2018
Mar 2017

223000 mi

US $200
Replaced OEM Shocks because they were getting a little bouncy. 
Jun 2018

237000 mi

US $925
Fuel pump replaced. Complete failure... original pump lasted 237,000 miles. Thermostat not reading accurately. Eng temp showed 160 when should be closer to 200-210 

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2003 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Suburban in Nebraska, United States
Nov 2007 - Jun 2011
Dec 2007

67000 mi

US $1000
Loose front left wheel. The entire wheel assembly (the part that has the bolts that hold the wheel on) was loose and had to be replaced. speedometer sticking 
Dec 2008

85000 mi

US $1600
Gasket leak. 

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2003 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

Chevrolet Suburban in Colorado, United States
Jun 2017 - Sep 2017
Sep 2017

204000 mi

US $300
New Bilstein 5100s replaced the stock magride (Autoride) shocks. 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Tennessee, United States
Dec 2013 - Oct 2014
Apr 2014

210800 mi

US $585
Electronic Fuel Pump went out. Replaced pump. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Aug 2013 - May 2017
Oct 2013

228200 mi

US $35500
Water pump leaking. Replaced pump hoses and thermostat 
Feb 2017

245 mi

US $125
Knock sensors went out giving a code. Ordered new sensors. Removed fuel injection system and intake manifold. Replaced knock sensors that were underneath intake manifold. Cleaned injectors and reassembled. Fixed 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Connecticut, United States
Jan 2012 - Feb 2012
Feb 2012

160000 mi

US $500
rotted brake line- had ruptured- lost brake fluid 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Illinois, United States
Aug 2012 - Dec 2016
Nov 2012

76500 mi

US $100
rubbing/scraping noise while turning slow to the right. Shop said e-brake was rusted in hub at left rear. cleaned and lubed and fixed the problem. Also brake lines rusted, need to replace sometime in future. 
Feb 2013

78800 mi

US $925
Had to have ALL brake lines replaced due to corrosion. I did not have leaks yet, but it was suggested that they be replaced by 3 separate mechanics. I did not want to chance them going out. 
Oct 2013

88000 mi

US $345
Intake manifold gasket was leaking causing idle to be erratic in the morning when cold out until it warmed up and sealed properly. Had Mechanic replace gaskets and knock sensors while doing repair. This solved the issue. 
Feb 2014

90000 mi

US $300
Water pump leaking coolant. Water pump and new gasket put on vehicle. 
Mar 2014

92000 mi

US $521
rubbing noise, grinding at times. Was told the rear brakes and rotors needed repacing. They did but did not get rid of noise. E-brake assmebly came loose, stuck in wheel made noise. removed one side. Still hear noise, no fix yet. 
Dec 2014

101000 mi

US $285
Both wheel bearings replaced. Right hub loose, and left bearing noisy. Fairly straight forward repair and seems to be good now. Replaced with SKF hubs. 
Oct 2015

110300 mi

US $150
Leaking water pump. Replace water pump, thermostat, lower and upper radiator hoses. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Arizona, United States
Nov 2011 - Dec 2014
Dec 2011

72000 mi

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. 
May 2014

96000 mi

US $320
Both inner tie-rods were worn out. 
Sep 2014

98000 mi

US $90
Ac not blowing cold. Brought the car to autoshop and turned out it was the rear ac unit is leaking $1200 to fix, no ac for a while. 
Dec 2014

98000 mi
Rear AC leak not fixed. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Colorado, United States
Oct 2008 - Jan 2016
Dec 2008

135000 mi
Water pump leak. 
Apr 2010

150000 mi

US $200
Replace fuel pump. replaced fuel pump 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Nov 2008 - Jun 2017
Jun 2009

140000 mi

US $425
Replaced alternator 
Mar 2010

153000 mi

US $1000
left front bearing 
Jun 2010

159000 mi

US $165
Passenger front window was inoperative after a period of intermittent operation 
Sep 2010

164000 mi

US $9000
Replaced AC compressor. Unit locked up, broke serpentine belt, 
Oct 2010

165000 mi

US $1000
Replaced pinion bearings 
Mar 2013

209000 mi

US $1800
Front end seals leaking, main engine seal leaking, replacement of valve cover gaskets. 
Jun 2013

212000 mi

US $225
Replaced passenger front door window up/down mechanism 
May 2014

226300 mi

US $225
I personally Replaced alternator 
May 2016

260000 mi

US $600
Clunking noise from front end. Replace steering box. Clunking returned the same day. 
Sep 2016

265000 mi

US $320
Replaced tie rods, hub. Still experience clunking in front end after previous steering box replacement 
Dec 2016

268000 mi

US $600
Upper shaft in steering 
Feb 2017

271000 mi

US $1500
Grinding sound in rear end turned out to be differential. Chose to replace with salvaged rear end at Firestone. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Apr 2010 - Feb 2013
May 2010

99871 mi

US $1500
Fuel pump when out replace fuel pump 
Feb 2013

130000 mi
Rear master oil seal leak (where they need to remove engine to repair) 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New Jersey, United States
Jun 2010 - May 2017
Jul 2010

154000 mi

US $140
Frame of drivers side front seat broke. Had to disassemble the seat and replace with new frame. 
Dec 2011

172000 mi

US $620
New regulator in both front windows Rear defroster not working 
Aug 2013

190000 mi

US $1870
Rear gear housing broken (inside) - gear assembly replaced. Radiator Leaking, need replaced. 
Feb 2015

200900 mi

US $1200
Locked calipers - rear brakes completely rebuilt 
Apr 2017

210000 mi

US $80
Most speakers were dry rotten and no longer worked - all were replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Aug 2010 - Jun 2011
Sep 2010

71000 mi

US $630
Broken lower left front ball joint boot and leaking front differential seals - all replaced by dealership service department. Both front axle seals and the front, lower, left ball-joint were replaced. The seals were leaking and the ball-joint boot had torn. 
Dec 2010

77000 mi
Front differential breather (vent) valve was bad, fluid was leaking everywhere. Replaced, fluid refilled. Front differential leaking again. Breather valve was replaced entirely instead of just tightened (as apparently they had done previously). Fluid refilled again. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New Hampshire, United States
Mar 2008 - Sep 2016
Apr 2008

84000 mi

US $500
Front Shocks All Four front ball joints Both front wheel bearings/Wheel hubs Spark Plugs Spart Plug Wires 
Apr 2012

152300 mi

US $65
replaced all 4 drive shaft u joints 
May 2012

155700 mi

US $1500
Replaced all soft brake lines, rotors, calipers, pads Replaced both front wheel bearings Replaced ball joints Replaced driver and pass CV shaft 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Massachusetts, United States
Oct 2015 - Oct 2015
Oct 2015

190000 mi
Transmission slipping and leaking 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Missouri, United States
Feb 2015 - Mar 2017
Jan 2016

US $60
Driver's window regulator motor worn out. Aftermarket replacement included regulator and motor. Straightforward replacement. 
Apr 2016

205000 mi

US $275
Solenoid pack needed replacement. Check engine light was only symptom, caught it early before further damage. 
May 2016

206200 mi

US $175
Oil pan gasket replaced due to leaking. After one month, leaking resumed at a slower pace. Unknown if same problem or leaking from different location. Mechanic visit pending. Alternator causing intermittent battery warning light. Replaced with Napa part-the higher option. Sits right on top of the engine, easiest repair I've ever made. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Maryland, United States
Jan 2016 - Jan 2018
Oct 2016

230000 mi

US $875
2 different lines had blown, so I had all lines replaced 
Mar 2017

235000 mi

US $160
Alternator quit on me 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Missouri, United States
Dec 2013 - Aug 2015
Feb 2015

153000 mi

US $1500
Replaced with heavy duty tie rods Idler/Pitman arm replacement Plugs/Wires/Fuel Filter Replaced Shocks 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Sep 2013 - Jun 2016
Sep 2014

150000 mi
Needed a new starter....was a bitch to replace 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Missouri, United States
Jan 2012 - Sep 2014
Mar 2012

155000 mi

US $100
The dealership "fixed" a rear differential leak and less than 3 weeks later in rush hour traffic suddenly lost the ability to control my rear wheels! Scary...had to be towed to the dealership where they fixed again. 
Jan 2014

179000 mi
Water pump was leaking 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Sep 2017 - Jun 2018
Mar 2018

214000 mi

US $250
Replaced brake pads, rotors and calipers on all four wheels. Having some issues when braking. Vibration. 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Tahoe in Arkansas, United States
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
Oct 2014

231000 mi

US $80
Fan belt replaced 
Nov 2014

231300 mi

US $300
Oxygen sensor replaced 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Nov 2008 - Apr 2010
Dec 2008

132000 mi
There was a hairline crack in the head (probably due to overheating which was found out later).The dealer had the engine replaced at no charge. 
Jul 2009

145000 mi

US $200
The engine was overheating badly and my dad replaced the radiator himself. 

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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder hybrid automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Virginia, United States
Nov 2007 - Dec 2008
Dec 2007

60000 mi

US $800
4 wheel drive unit failed. 

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Nov 2016 - Jan 2017
Nov 2016

120000 mi

US $150
Washer fluid pump and hose leaking. Discovered corroded battery tray. Replaced tray, washer pumps and hoses. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Nov 2009 - Dec 2012
Mar 2010

105000 mi

US $550
Chevy has a design problem w/ the parking brake on these & 2002 Avalache which I also own. The parking brakes sag, wearing them out w/o ever using them & ruining the disk. It would not pass inspection. Reported to Chevy and they said not our problem. 
May 2011

122300 mi
Several plastic trim parts are breaking, but not yet repaired: plastic housing around seat belt receiver, plastic covers for 2nd seat mounting brackets. Also finish starting to wear off the front edges of the dashboard. 
Jul 2011

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.  
Sep 2011

128000 mi

US $400
Check engine light Fuel Pressure Sensor failure 
Mar 2012

136000 mi

US $1200
Oil leak from back of engine. Replace cam sensor, rear main seal, and many gaskets. 
May 2012

139000 mi

US $225
Check Engine Light came on. Knock sensor error. Knock sensor replaced. 
Jul 2012

140700 mi

US $1500
Planetary gear in transmission replaced. 
Nov 2012

144000 mi

US $1500
Planetary gear in transmission replaced second time within 4 months. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Jul 2013 - Nov 2014
Sep 2013

162000 mi

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! 
Jan 2014

US $440
Failed safety inspection due to emergency brake. Pads were completely worn down and rotors damaged. Apparently common problem with Chevy SUV's and trucks and repair is expensive. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Dec 2011 - Jun 2018
Feb 2012

185000 mi

US $750
Oil Leaks Replaced Shocks 
Apr 2012

187000 mi

US $280
Replaced U Joints. 
Mar 2013

204000 mi

US $800
Rear axle seals Oil Leaks Power Steering Pump Sway bar end replaced 
Dec 2013

216000 mi

US $700
Oil leaks Main seal leaking Axle damaged; axle and seal replaced 
Aug 2014

226000 mi

US $2000
Replaced compressor, evaporator core (dash removal), freon and oil 
Jan 2015

218800 mi

US $50
Oil leak; Replaced gasket at oil filter housing 
Feb 2016

250300 mi
Oil Leak 
Feb 2017

264000 mi

US $1000
Replaced fuel pump 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Oct 2009 - Sep 2012
Feb 2011

151000 mi

US $115
Water Pump leaking. Replaced water pump and thermostat. Also replaced all anti-freeze as it was at the recommended interval 
Dec 2011

158000 mi

US $538
Replaced air compressor and rear air shocks for factory AutoRide system 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Feb 2012 - Jun 2018
Dec 2012

135000 mi

US $262
Oxygen sensor failure 
Mar 2014

137000 mi

US $2500
replace oil pan gasket replace tie rods install pitman and idler saver kit replace power steering pump 
Apr 2015

142200 mi
replace broken parking brake cable replace warped exhaust manifolds 
May 2017

146000 mi

US $155
AC wasn't cooling properly. 
Jun 2017

147000 mi

US $220
replace leaking radiator hose 
Jan 2018

151000 mi

US $1116
Replace oxygen sensors 
Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
Mar 2016 - Jan 2017
Mar 2016

159000 mi

US $750
A/C compressor broken after 150,000, replaced entire system. 

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in British Columbia, Canada
Dec 2010 - Jun 2018
Jul 2012

101680 mi

C $283
Air ride compressor stopped working. Two hours to find fault, broken ground wire. Pump now turns on, but is too weak to produce enough pressure. Needs new pump motor. $967.00 to replace including installation. 
Aug 2012

102180 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. 
Dec 2012

104780 mi

C $175
two rear door support struts failed, replaced c/w labor. 
Aug 2013

109120 mi

C $470
Rear air ride pump failed again. Replaced with part from Arnott Inc in the USA. Less than half price including freight, compared to GM product installed. Working well and much quieter. 
Jun 2014

113460 mi

C $265
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. 
Sep 2016

132060 mi

C $880
Fuel pump failed, most likely to lack of changing fuel filters. Assumed repair shop had changed them according to the schedule in the manual, never happened. Something owners should watch for! Needs to go back due to fuel gauge not right. 
Nov 2016

134320 mi

C $185
Re & re fuel pump/gauge unit as new one was reading incorrect. Installed fuel gauge harness connector assembly. Cost shown is only for connector and labour. Full tank still does not register full, gave up! Battery had been tested and shown ok. Could not start truck after leaving inside light on for ten minutes. Replaced battery at a cost of $189. All good now. replacement of air ride suspension pump. New 3 years ago, replaced under warranty by Arnott Industries (fantastic to deal with)-zero cost. Only cost was labour to install. 
Jan 2017

134840 mi

C $735
Replaced both rear air shocks. New passive air shocks from Arnott Industries, overrides electric control but still works air auto leveller. Shocks run $151.us each, but way less than $880. cdn from GM. Cost is total of parts and labour. 
Mar 2017

136400 mi
Anti knock sensor came on, reset. Fine for a couple of days, came on again. Needs to be replaced. Engine has never knocked. No cost entered as reset was free. 
Jun 2017

137640 mi
Anti knock sensor was on for a few weeks, told that it would need to be replaced. Went off two days before going in to service. Watching for it, and if need be, will replace. 
Apr 2018

144363 mi

C $546
Replaced drivers side window regulator. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Minnesota, United States
Dec 2012 - Sep 2014
Oct 2013

202200 mi

US $250
Replaced both front wheel hub assemblies 
Feb 2014

208600 mi

US $200
Water pump and lower heater hose replacement 
May 2014

210000 mi

US $300
Replaced front wheel hub assemblies and ABS sensors 
Sep 2014

215000 mi

US $4000
Replaced engine with a re-manufactured 5.3L. Rebuilt the transmission - Put a shift kit in for towing. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Wisconsin, United States
Apr 2015 - Jun 2018
Jun 2015

97000 mi

US $2500
Inappropriate ABS activation AC wasn't working well. Replaced rear compressor, and air filters Rear brakes bad, replaced rotors and pads and calipers 
Nov 2015

106900 mi

US $400
Chirping/ squealing from sharp turns at low to moderate speed. They suggested that the fluids in the 4wd system needed to be changed 
Mar 2016

114000 mi

US $350
Brake line rusted through and failed. Lost fluid and rear brakes. Line was replaced and lines purged. 
Aug 2016

124000 mi

US $1000
Didn't st on first crank when cold. Diagnosed as fuel pump. 
Jun 2017

139000 mi

US $250
front brakes, rotors, pads replaced 
Jul 2017

141000 mi

US $150
AC weak, had a leak that was found and fixed 
Jun 2018

148000 mi

US $450
Rear window hinge failed, separated from glass. Needed to be replaced. Done at home by glass shop. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Maryland, United States
Sep 2009 - Sep 2018
Mar 2010

84000 mi

US $200
Driver window motor died. Motor replaced. 
Sep 2010

89000 mi

US $200
Needed new starter motor 
Mar 2011

97000 mi

US $59
Driver window motor stopped working. Parts still under warranty. Installed new replacement part. 
Jul 2011

102000 mi

US $660
Needed new rear calipers and pads 
Mar 2012

106000 mi

US $100
Driver window not working. Power window regulator needed to be replaced 
Dec 2012

109000 mi

US $650
Anti-lock brakes were activating on sharp left turns and wheels were making a lot of noise above 30 mph. Wheel hub assembly needed replacing. 
Jan 2015

118000 mi

US $100
Driver window froze shut, then fell down - regulator broke, window cracked. 
Jul 2015

120000 mi
Had speed sensor removed, de-rusted and replaced 
Sep 2016

123000 mi

US $180
Thought it was the alternator, but it was a dead battery 
Sep 2018

135000 mi

US $850
Needed new fuel pump. Complete assembly replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in Washington, United States
Mar 2011 - Jun 2018
Jun 2013

138000 mi

US $120
Driver's side power window switch 
Nov 2016

188000 mi

US $400
Tail pipe rusted through at the exhaust. Replace entire cat-back portion of system. 

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2002 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
May 2012 - Apr 2013
May 2012

122000 mi

US $350
Water pump went out 
Apr 2013

126000 mi
Driver side wheel bearings Broken washer fluid container 

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Jul 2013 - Jan 2015
Jan 2015

173000 mi

US $1200
Replaced upper and lower radiator hoses and flush cooling system. Replaced right front wheel bearing. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Idaho, United States
Oct 2014 - Oct 2014
Oct 2014

177000 mi

US $200
Front hubs replaced after 2,700 mile trip across country towing 6,000lbs. Surprised they lasted 13 years. Rear shocks also fell victim to the trip but not until a few weeks after arrival. Truck did a good job getting us where we were going. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Ohio, United States
Nov 2009 - Mar 2011
Dec 2009

78000 mi

US $390
Low speed on blower motor didn't work. Shop replaced motor and speed control resistor. New motor whines, so probably taking it back. 
Jan 2010 Blower motor that was replaced a month or so ago had an unacceptable hum when it ran. New motor has less of a hum, but still more than original and more than it should. 

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in New Jersey, United States
Jul 2010 - Jun 2018
Oct 2010

145500 mi

US $30
Blower would not operate on speed 1, 2,3,4and 5 were operational. Replaced blower motor speed resistor module. Works fine now, not bad for 145,000 for the original part. 
May 2011

151400 mi

US $30
A/C would cut out and not come back on when driving slowly or parked for 10-15 min. If I left the hood open the A/C compressor started working again. Replaced the high pressure cut out switch on the compressor without removing comp. 8hr job 
Nov 2011

156000 mi

US $250
Brake lines severely rusted to the point they looked like a problem waiting to happen. Replaced the front lines right now. Needed to use a power bleeder to get the new fluid through the master cyl to the bleeders. could not bleed via pedal 
Dec 2012

165000 mi

US $200
Drivers rear flex hose collapsed keeping pressure on inner pad until it was down to the metal and galled the rotor which had to be replaced. Replaced flex lines, calipers and rotors due to age and mileage. 
Apr 2013

167700 mi

US $1800
Loud upper end on startup. Pulled engine apart, rebuilt. Rods, lifters, rockers, oil pump, oil pickup, valve seals, timing chain and gear. Rods and rockers were worn, 1" of sludge in sump, i use synthetic.....Sounds like brand new now! 
Jan 2014

167700 mi

US $250
Needed to replace master cyl and water pump had a slight leak 
Jun 2014

185000 mi

US $700
Had a grinding noise passengers front wheel. Found hub bearing went bad. Replaced both 4 years ago with aftermarket hubs. Replaced both hubs, both rotors and front pads. Antilock used to trigger all of the time and even with aftermarket hub. 
Aug 2014

186700 mi

US $420
Also needed to replace the original muffler and related pipes and hangers.... 
Apr 2015

192800 mi

US $2000
The 4L60E trans was slipping when in second gear. I purchased a remanu trans and converter to install for 1500.00 5 year 100,000 mile warr.  Also did a pump fix kit for the NP246 transfer case had a lot of wear but no leak. Replaced front u-joints. 
Jun 2016

213000 mi

US $100
Water pump leaking Belt tensioner squealing, replaced tensioner and belt 
Sep 2017

221000 mi

US $15
When very hot outside, with the a/c on and the car not moving very fast the a/c would cut out and never come back on until the vehicle cooled down. What was happening was the LOW PRESSURE SWITCH was electrically cutting out in high HEAT, not LOW FREON PRESSURE. By Jumping out the low pressure switch connector with a paper clip the problem was resolved. This low pressure switch was original about 16 years old......works like new ever since the repair! 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
Jun 2014

176000 mi

US $1300
Second Transmission repair since car was new. lost 2nd and 3rd gear. Compressor and drier changed. 
Aug 2014

180300 mi

US $1600
Headliner is separating from sub structure in several places. Needs complete replacement. 
Sep 2014

190000 mi

US $800
CD/ Radio and several speakers inoperative. 
Oct 2014

190200 mi
Sunroof seal leaking Check engine light Piston knock getting worse. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Tennessee, United States
Nov 2012 - Sep 2015
Jan 2013

190000 mi

US $133
Wheel was loose when jacked up. Bolts to wheel hub assembly were very tight. 
Jul 2015

195300 mi

US $120
Fuel pump stopped working 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Massachusetts, United States
Jul 2009 - Jun 2011
Aug 2009

97000 mi

US $1600
Transfer case on my Suburban 2500 split and began to leak fluid under load due to towing. I had the case refilled and coated with silicone. The leak was reduced. I made it home and took the vehicle to my independent mechanic to repair. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Arizona, United States
Sep 2011 - Jul 2018
Jun 2012

167000 mi

US $1050
Transmission needed to be replaced. Rear airconditioning expansion valve needed replaced as well as the rear coil and the hot/cold control valve. 
Jun 2018

249000 mi

US $800
Intake manifold gasket leak was fixed by replacing gasket. Also replaced exhaust gas recirculating valve 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Pennsylvania, United States
Sep 2011 - Aug 2012
Oct 2011

149000 mi

US $640
Squeaking serpentine belt led to discovery of failing water pump bearing. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Aug 2015 - Jun 2018
Nov 2015

87600 mi

US $500
Replace all brake line from Master Cylinder to ABS controller back to the front. Replace all calipers and pads. 
Feb 2016

92400 mi

US $90
Car would not start for 10-15 tries. Found a parasitic battery drain; traced to radio. Disconnected radio...may still be the factory amplifier. Replaced radio with junkyard find. In cold weather, car will still not start for 10-15 tries. 
Jun 2018

148500 mi

US $350
Backer plates rusted through; parking brake assembly was dangling and catching on inner wheel while driving. Was not something we could live with, and made the parking brake unusable. J&T did a good job; it happens to every older car eventually. Did need to zip tie the cables up to the frame / rear axle due to Tahoe / Yukon design which forces parking break cables to route / lie lower than the rear axle; seems that it would pose a hazard to catch anything that passes under the car. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Indiana, United States
Feb 2010 - May 2011
Oct 2010

166000 mi

US $160
oil leak. dipstick gasket leak 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Estonia
Aug 2017 - Aug 2018
Sep 2017

145791 mi

€230
Drivetrain, steering and suspension 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Michigan, United States
Apr 2009 - Aug 2013
May 2009

128000 mi

US $750
Fuel pump failed - original pump 
Apr 2010

132000 mi

US $1100
Replaced front wheel bearings; item was originally on silent recall but I never was notified. Failure of sensor in antilock brakes. Also replaced front rotors and pads for brakes. Lube, oil change and filter change. 
Jun 2010

133000 mi

US $650
Lube, Oil , Filter, rear brake service and replacement of shoes and emergency brake mechanism 
Sep 2010

138000 mi

US $100
Power mirror switch was replaced Replacement of rear suspension air pump for leveling system 
Mar 2011

142000 mi

US $460
Replaced truck radiator due to very small leak, replacement with OEM radiator of original 10year old radiator. 
May 2011

143000 mi

US $400
Replaced oil pressure sending unit - false low oil pressure reading 
Dec 2011

150000 mi

US $650
Repaired rust areas on inside of rear doors and door hinges - included complete door disassembly, rust proofing, repair and repainting. 
Feb 2012

155000 mi

US $1200
Replaced intake manifold Replaced ride control sensor for rear active ride suspension 
Mar 2012

155000 mi

US $370
Replacement of auto ride control shock absorbers with rebuilt factory shocks 
Sep 2012

159000 mi

US $30
Auto Ride air pump failed and needed to be replaced. Oil change - mailtenaince item. Coolant leak into oil system. Repaired by owner with Barr's Leak product. Leak stopped and oil was changed by owner. No further loss of coolant in 2000 miles and oil pressure has returned to normal range. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Aug 2010 - Mar 2013
May 2012

103900 mi

US $500
The Tahoe shuddered when tuning slow and applying the brakes. The ABS unit was replaced after being replaced under the recall from a 2005 (?) Tie rod needed to be replaced 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New York, United States
Dec 2013 - Jun 2016
Apr 2014

85200 mi

US $600
New fuel pump, inside gas tank 
Sep 2014

88000 mi

US $235
New alternator and belt 
Jun 2016

102000 mi

US $280
The two shiift solenoids believe po753 on the computer,engine light showed ,had work done along with tranny screen,and fluid changed,now no engine light on and put 500 miles on Tahoe shifts great. 

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Tahoe in Michigan, United States
May 2015 - Feb 2016
Aug 2015

176000 mi

US $650
coolant lines replaced brake line broke 
Feb 2016

180000 mi

US $9
the return line from the heating core broke at the fire wall. this is a push on connector had to clear the broken part from the hose remove the push on connector push the hose on the pipe use the existing hose clamp. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
Jul 2014

303300 mi

US $400
Fan belt pulleys were worn out. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Nov 2010 - Jun 2011
Dec 2010

165000 mi

US $400
right front wheel bearing 

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic AWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Dec 2009 - Jun 2018
Mar 2010

111000 mi

US $1800
ABS light kept coming on, no physical problems noted. Problem was Electrical Control Module. Replaced and running fine. 
May 2010

112000 mi

US $400
Heat shield on muffler broke loose and would rattle loudly. Instead of replacing entire exhaust, the heat shield was cut off. 
May 2012

137000 mi

US $300
Replaced cam position sensor 
Aug 2012

139700 mi

US $1000
Replaced leaking oil lines.  Repaired windshield washer fluid hose. 

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Nov 2010 - Jun 2018
Jan 2011

161200 mi

US $1400
Replaced gaskets at the rear of engine block, rear main seal, right valve cover gasket. to repair oil leaks. This is the only problem I've had with this vehicle - oil leaks. It appears to be fixed - Ive spent $2,800.00 repairing leaks 
Sep 2011

161000 mi

US $150
Heat shield on the exhaust system 
Oct 2011

162000 mi

US $283
Replaced the right passenger window regulator. 
Jan 2013

158700 mi

US $700
Radiator Replacement Power Steering pump leaking, replaced 
Jun 2014

185000 mi
Serpentine Belt replacement 
Jan 2015

174200 mi

US $3000
Front left wheel bearing. Shaft seal. Also the water pumps and a few cosmetic issues 
Mar 2016

206000 mi

US $200
Replaced the alternator 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Jun 2014 - Jun 2016
Jul 2015

257200 mi

US $250
Had a leak, got it fixed and charged back up. Good to go. 

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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Apr 2009 - Dec 2014
Apr 2011

147000 mi

US $950
Fuel pump wore out and needed to be replaced.  
Jul 2014

188300 mi

US $140
Water pump was leaking. Replaced with new water pump. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Georgia, United States
Feb 2012 - Sep 2017
Apr 2012

150000 mi

US $50
Vibration in the middle of the vehicle at 70 mph. 
Mar 2013

168000 mi

US $200
Repalced shocks, front and rear due to stability and ride comfort. 
May 2013

170900 mi
ABS and brake lights in dash instrumentation. Vehicle still had plenty of full braking but has no ABS braking due to the ABS fault. Pulled the ABS module, opened the case and resoldered loose solder joints. Reinstalled module, problem fixed 
Aug 2014

189000 mi

US $25
Not cooling when outside temp is >95F. Pulled the orifice and replaced with a new one from dealer ($6). Pulled vacuum. Recharged system by pressure gauges. 
Dec 2014

195000 mi

US $400
Bumpy ride. Shocks were worn. 
Sep 2017

230000 mi

US $70
Rear differential roaring and whining between 55-65 mph. 
Chevrolet Suburban in New Jersey, United States
May 2012 - Jun 2016
Aug 2014

199600 mi

US $850
Rear shocks were shot, they were replaced. 

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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in Virginia, United States
May 2012 - May 2012
May 2012

110000 mi

US $250
replaced strut. 
Chevrolet Suburban in South Dakota, United States
Mar 2010 - Mar 2013
Apr 2011

78000 mi

US $250
Hard to start & prolonged cranking. Replaced fuel filter & fuel pump. I did the work and it starts fine now. 
Jun 2012

92000 mi

US $300
Service engine soon light comes on after filling up w/ gas & there is an odor of fuel outside the vehicle, but no leaks. Fuel vent overflow canister replaced. 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
- Dec 2017
Dec 2017

233600 mi

US $205
Replaced alternator with new AC Delco unit, new belts and Power steering flush. 
Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Mar 2018 - Feb 2019
Apr 2018

212000 mi

US $20
Replaced headlights 
May 2018

212300 mi

US $150
Loose spark plugs causing loss of compression. Also replaced PCV valve and did a thorough checkup on the general condition of vehicle Speed sensor wire was broken. They fixed the broken wire and cleared the codes on the ABS control module. Still have intermittent control module malfunction though 
Chevrolet Suburban in Illinois, United States
Jan 2010 - Jan 2016
Feb 2010

103000 mi

US $1800
Replaced Fuel Pump for the 2nd time in 100K Rebuild Transmission 
Mar 2010

104000 mi

US $125
Faulty Driver lock switch  
Jun 2010

106000 mi

US $200
Emission sensor bad causing check engine light 
Sep 2010

110000 mi

US $650
Rear Suspension air compressor failed for the 3rd time in trucks life. 
Feb 2011

112500 mi

US $1500
Differential rebuild 
Sep 2011

118000 mi

US $12000
A/C compressor 
Feb 2012

124100 mi

US $500
replaced leaking intake manifold gaskets for check engine light 
Dec 2013

155000 mi

US $1200
Replace ac compressor 
Jun 2014

162000 mi

US $1200
Compressor failure again. A dryer exploded sending stuff into the whole system, so part warranty didn't cover it. 
Nov 2014

167600 mi

US $850
4x4 motor was replaced 

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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Mar 2011 - Sep 2015
Apr 2012

167300 mi

US $250
Oil sender failed, remove & replace along with oil change service. 
Sep 2013

233000 mi

US $200
The AC belt tension went out and was replaced along with the belt. 
Jan 2014

177500 mi

US $150
Right headlight lens split apart at the ultrasonic weld and was catching water. Replaced with aftermarket unit. 
Dec 2014

275000 mi

US $120
AC belt tensioner failed. Replaced with aftermarket unit w 12 month warranty, it failed in 9 days. Replaced that with OEM unit that is working fine. 
Jun 2015

295000 mi

US $110
Dead battery, replaced with aftermarket piece 

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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

Chevrolet Suburban in Florida, United States
Mar 2010 - Mar 2018
Feb 2011

119000 mi

US $80
ABS and Brake lights on dash light up intermittently, could not find codes having ever been set off, could not make dash light come on while in the shop. Brakes functioning fine when dash warning lights are on and off. 
Apr 2011

120300 mi

US $380
Leaking water pump, replaced pump, antifreeze and belt. 
Dec 2011

126000 mi
2nd battery to go bad in 13 months. Something broke in the connectors inside the battery. 
May 2013

132300 mi
bad battery again, replace for free under warranty 
Jun 2015

142000 mi

US $270
Had a valve replaced not holding freon. 
Nov 2015

144000 mi

US $110
Replaced both rear door window regulators 2001 Chevy Suburban 2500 Window Regulator Power with Motor Rear Pair 
Jun 2016

147000 mi

US $30
Replaced both heater hose quick connecters as coolant leaked out and car almost overheated 

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2000.5 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in California, United States
Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
Feb 2010

108000 mi

US $1238
fuel pump died...replaced pump, gas filter Replaced wiring harness, which had a short causing the fuel gauge to bounce all over the place. 

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2000.5 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Florida, United States
Jun 2010 - Mar 2016
Jul 2010

120000 mi

US $650
Continuing overheating after repeated repairs Starter failure 
Dec 2010

132000 mi

US $350
Replacement of cracked radiator 
Jul 2011

145000 mi

US $350
Persistent coolant leak within the engine 
Sep 2011

151000 mi

US $650
Ball joints need replacing. Not completed yet. 
Jan 2012

158000 mi

US $320
LF bearing failure. Extreme rotor wear. Replaced bearings, rotors and pads on both sides. 
May 2013

189000 mi

US $400
Replaced both front calipers and pads 
Sep 2013

199000 mi

US $100
Replaced A/C fan resistor 
Dec 2013

204000 mi

US $100
Replaced a blown heater return valve 
Feb 2014

206900 mi

US $200
Replaced cam timing sensor and crank sensor 
Aug 2014

218300 mi

US $140
Replaced starter 
Nov 2014

225600 mi

US $150
Replaced corroded leaking engine coolant return 
Oct 2015

248000 mi
Fuel feed problems 
Feb 2016

248000 mi

US $800
Replaced fuel spider, fuel pump/sender unit 

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2000.5 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Suburban in Florida, United States
Aug 2009 - Jan 2011
Dec 2009

86000 mi

US $112
driver and passenger power seats developed for and aft movement. Shimmed worm drive gear where shock absorbing rubber deteriorated. Replaced blown factory subwoofer with aftermarket subwoofer 

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2000 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

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

Chevrolet Tahoe in Kentucky, United States
Sep 2010 - Jan 2014
Jun 2010

146707 mi

US $538
Fuel Pump Replacement 
Dec 2013

188000 mi

US $809
Replacement of Front driver side wheel/hub assembly, 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Ontario, Canada
Jun 2010 - Apr 2015
Jul 2010

150040 mi

C $2400
Output shaft of trans spun inside clutch losing 2nd and 4th. and reverse 
Aug 2010

150660 mi

C $900
fuel pump pressure too low to drive. Left cat. replaced. 
Jun 2012

178560 mi

C $250
Upper and lower ball joints worn and replaced. 
Sep 2012

180420 mi

C $1200
axle bearings 
Jun 2014

194680 mi

C $787
Replaced rusted front brake lines and one left rear caliper. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in New Jersey, United States
Jun 2010 - Jul 2010
Jul 2010

106000 mi
Automatic climate control interior temp sensor needed to replaced when sold, fixed by new owner for less than $200. 

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2000 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

255-horsepower 5.7L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Tahoe in Arizona, United States
Feb 2014 - Mar 2014
Feb 2014

150000 mi

US $650
Lower Intake Manifold was leaking Coolant. Also replaced fuel spider, spark plugs, wires, distributor cap and rotor 

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2000 Chevrolet Tahoe 4dr SUV

255-horsepower 5.7L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Tahoe in Texas, United States
Jun 2011 - Jan 2012
Jan 2012

US $700
Coolant leak lower intake manifold Pressure hose for power steering replaced due to leaking 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Oregon, United States
- Jun 2018
Jun 2018

197000 mi

US $770
Replace fuel pump 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Tennessee, United States
Dec 2017 - Jan 2019
Jun 2018

120000 mi

US $80
Starter died, replaced Interior door handle broke. Replaced. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Alaska, United States
Mar 2014 - Jan 2017
Jan 2015

135000 mi

US $70
Fourwheel drive quit working. Selector switch in dash failed. Heater fan selector switch failed. 
Chevrolet Tahoe in Minnesota, United States
Mar 2014 - Feb 2015
Feb 2015

174000 mi

US $900
intake manifold gasket failed 

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2000 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Suburban in Texas, United States
Jun 2010 - Mar 2011
Mar 2011

139000 mi
Stuck thermostat. 

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2000 Chevrolet Tahoe / Suburban 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Suburban in Missouri, United States
Feb 2014 - Jun 2018
Jul 2014

117300 mi

US $1450
Charges of $1450 were for labor and freon ONLY. Parts were supplied by me. Replaced:AC compressor, dryer, expansion valve, freon. Replaced cracked right & left exhaust manifolds w gaskets. V belt idlers & belt. Spark plugs and wires 
Aug 2014

118000 mi

US $210
Replaced both front wheel bearing assemblies Replaced muffler to pass inspection 

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2000 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

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

Chevrolet Suburban in New York, United States
Jun 2010 - Sep 2016
Jan 2012

89000 mi

US $250
Driver side window motor stopped working, second one. gas tank filler pipe leak caused check engine light to go on. Car had been having problems starting when warm, replaced a fuel pressure pump. 
Jan 2013

95000 mi
Abs coming on everytime I brake. I had to take it to dealer. they found a bad sensor and replaced it. 
Aug 2013

99000 mi
A/C putting out hot air. system recharge. condenser bad. Don't know why it wasn't diagnosed when the system 
Jan 2015

104000 mi

US $600
had to replace hubs in front. due to elctrical contact issues it was affecting brakes. antilock brakes would activate when slowing down and when creeping forward, no more than 5mph 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Jun 2010 - Jan 2020
Jan 2011

72000 mi

US $105
Parking brake cable snapped. Had to release parking brake by reaching under dash. Mechanic put in new cable and handle. 
Dec 2011

89000 mi

US $1200
steering to right difficult, replaced ps pump. after that didn't fix, after much anger on my part, replaced steering box, which fixed issue. cooling system leaking at water pump. pump replaced 
Feb 2012

91000 mi

US $350
valve in the emissions system malfunctioned, throwing a check engine light. shop said wouldn't affect drivability but could be an issue at smog check time, so i did the repair. Tailshaft (?) leaking. replaced seals, fixed problem. 
Aug 2013

121600 mi

US $1200
Rear diff grinding. Gears were misaligned and damaged. Replaced. 
Mar 2014

134000 mi

US $4700
Rear main seal badly leaking, $300 Transmission slipping, not shifting as good. A lot of the work to correct the rear main seal leak would have to be done again when transmission was replaced, so I had a rebuilt transmission put in at the same time. Rear driver's side parking brake bolts broke, leaving brake loose. Drivers rear window regulator failed. Transfer case related errors on notification screen. Transfer case select switch flaky, sometimes inoperable. Seats reupholstered, $700. The ABS computer isn't working reliably, but replacing it is $1400, according to my mechanic. 
May 2014

137100 mi

US $43
missing valve in exhaust recirc, caused recirc tubing to split from heat. tube fell off resulting in nasty exhaust noise. replaced valce and high temp tubing 
Sep 2014

145000 mi

US $500
Radiator cracked, was leaking horribly 
Jan 2015

155000 mi

US $225
front passenger side window regular died. was replaced 
Jul 2017

185000 mi

US $180
valve leak, refrigerant gone. replaced valve, recharged ac 
Chevrolet Suburban in Minnesota, United States
Dec 2017 - Jun 2018
Feb 2018

237000 mi

US $158
power steering pump replaced 
Chevrolet Suburban in Montana, United States
Aug 2012 - Nov 2016
Nov 2016

220000 mi
Sun shell failed and lost reverse and second gear 
Chevrolet Suburban in South Carolina, United States
Dec 2013 - Jun 2018
Mar 2014

256000 mi

US $330
Alternator failed and was replaced. 
Sep 2014

268000 mi

US $157
Replaced Schraeder valve in low side port, replaced high side port, replaced cabin filter and recharged system. 
Jun 2015

279000 mi

US $229
High pressure switch was leaking - replaced switch and recharged system. 
Chevrolet Suburban in California, United States
Mar 2013 - Dec 2014
Jul 2014

103300 mi

US $200
R&R water pump 
Chevrolet Suburban in Georgia, United States
Apr 2011 - Jun 2015
Apr 2014

264000 mi

US $101
Dead battery... 

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2000 Chevrolet Suburban 4dr SUV, ext.

275-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Suburban in Alabama, United States
Jan 2012 - Feb 2012
Feb 2012

127000 mi

US $750
electrical... engine light and other lights are on for no reason...thus cound not get an inspection sticker. 

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