2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Chevrolet TrailBlazer 2008

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer repairs by problem area

Engine (20%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (8%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (26%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (29%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (5%)

Other (1%)

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (50%)

$100 - $499 (25%)

< $100 (25%)

Chart based on 8 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer 4dr SUV

390-horsepower 6.0L V8 4-speed automatic AWD

113000 mi

US $1315
Time for complete brake job, rotors replaced, new pads, complete flush of system. 

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 4.2L I6 4-speed automatic RWD

107000 mi

US $40
Worn rear pads 

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer 4dr SUV

285-horsepower 4.2L I6 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

95000 mi

US $200
Steering position sensor was throwing trouble light. Changed sensor and recalibrated. First replacement sensor was defective so had to install a second one. Took a couple of days for repair to be completed. 
78900 mi

US $180
I still have an electrical problem that affects the stabilizers, speed, and brakes. 
95800 mi

US $850
Same problem as previous August visit. Vehicle unsafe to drive as problem continues to worsen. New re-wiring harness/brake module, seems to have fixed problem. 
140000 mi

US $670
Engine light on, found to be defective o2 sensors, also found leaky low pressure a.c. Switch. 
71300 mi

C $635
Replaced steering wheel position sensor 
66000 mi

US $800
Traction Control Service light had been on for 6 months. Dealer replaced steering wheel position sensor. 

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Brake Problems

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