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definitely annoying
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
39,000 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace upper steering shaft (2 reports)
2004 Chevrolet Tahoe steering problems

steering problem

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2004 Chevrolet Tahoe Owner Comments

problem #2

Mar 242006


  • Automatic transmission
  • 23,000 miles


They fixed this problem, however it started occuring again in October and they didn't fix, that I am researching it, I am wanting them to REALLY fix it because there is a REAL fix out...but they are saying they aren't paying for it...well, FIRST they said they didn't have a record of me ever being in their shop! WHATEVER! Fortunately the corporate DID! OMG I was soooo mad!!! Champion Chevy in Austin is a bunch of criminals!!! DO NOT buy from them!!!! They LIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

- , Leander, TX, USA

problem #1

Sep 012009

Tahoe Z 71 5.3L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 55,000 miles

'04 Tahoe Z71-Irritating noise at slow speeds under 20 mph in left front with some vibration felt in steering wheel. After surfing the web I was able to diagnose this from other complaints that had been filed by individuals. I called the local GM dealer where I was told this would not be covered under warranty at 59000 miles and there had been no recalls because of the steering shaft "wear" problem. GM wanted $250 plus tax; after calling around I was able to get the shaft replaced for $225 ....why put any more money in the cauffers of Mr. Good Wrench?

- , Cave Creek, AZ, USA

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