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CarComplaints.com Notes: Ahh, the ole' sophomore slump. The 2008 Acadia suffers from widespread transmission failure around 75,000 miles.

3.3

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
40,000 miles

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2008 GMC Acadia body / paint problems

body / paint problem

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2008 GMC Acadia Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 162015

Acadia

  • 40,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 2008 GMC Acadia. While the rear liftgate door was in the open position, the door suddenly fell down. The cause of the failure was not diagnosed. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The contact was informed that the vehicle was not included in the NHTSA campaign number: 15V415000 (structure). The contact stated that the vehicle had experienced the same failure listed in the recall. The failure mileage was 40,000.

- Mckees Rocks, PA, USA

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