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2010 Chevrolet Traverse repairs by problem area

Engine (21%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (4%)

Brakes and Traction Control (4%)

Suspension and Steering (22%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (32%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (9%)

Other (8%)

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2010 Chevrolet Traverse transmission repair cost distribution

$2500+ (14%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (14%)

$100 - $499 (0%)

< $100 (71%)

Chart based on 7 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2010 Chevrolet Traverse

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95000 mi Transmission started to fail at around 95000 miles. Hard shifting and late up shifting. Eventually the transmission failed completely. This catastrophic tranny failure caused the vehicle to stop completely. 

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2010 Chevrolet Traverse 4dr SUV

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

76000 mi The trany didn't engage while going from 0 to 30 mph and again when accelerating on freeway clover at 50+ mph, revved up to 4500 RPM's. Problem was intermittent. Noticed tack needle bouncing up and down at 65+ mph. Brought to diff shop. 
78600 mi Tranny intermittent slipping. Checked tranny dipstick and it had hair, really dirty, and fluid on container and seemed to be either leaking or something had in that area. (steering fluid?) Thought it might be the seal as TSB report. cleand 

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2010 Chevrolet Traverse 4dr SUV

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

36800 mi Transmission hesitation/rough engagement after stopping in reverse, then putting vehicle into drive. 

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2010 Chevrolet Traverse 4dr SUV

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

168000 mi

US $3000
The transmission had to be replaced due to a broken wave plate. 
54540 mi

C $700
Leaking transmission line 
9920 mi Going down hill with the cruise on, the trans down shifts to control the speed as it should. When the vehicle levels off, the transmission does not up shift & continues in the lower gear at high rpm (3400) until the cruise is cancelled. 

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2010 Chevrolet Traverse Transmission Problems

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