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5.4

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
16,822 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe transmission problems

transmission problem

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2001 Chevrolet Tahoe Owner Comments

problem #2

Dec 242006

Tahoe 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 33,645 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The shift lever arm on the automatic transmission had rusted sufficiently that the shift cable connection slipped off the nipple on the shift lever arm. It appears to be a snap fit without any positive retention. It was then not possible to shift gears or re-start the engine. Luckily this happened in my own driveway just after I had driven home on the freeway. The repair shop replaced the lever arm and the complete cable assembly. I have the defective parts.

- New Berlin, WI, USA

problem #1

Mar 212002

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving in dry weather vehicle tries to engage into 4 wheel drive. Vehicle starts to shutter. Took to dealer, and dealer greased yoke in transfer case, changed oil, but problem still exists. Cannot find cause.

- Plymouth, MI, USA

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