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1998 Chevrolet Tahoe drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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1998 Chevrolet Tahoe Owner Comments

problem #1

Nov 051998

Tahoe 4WD

  • miles


Vehicle exhibits a pronounced clunk upon immediate acceleration from stop. Lubricating the front slip yoke internal splines eliminates the problem for approximately 200 miles. Chevrolet acknowledges the problem an the annoyance to customers but does not have a permenant repair, this according to my dealer's service manager. Other dealers reportedly attempt repairs with various types of grease and coatings, but problems persist.

- Houston, TX, USA

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