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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
93,762 miles

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2002 GMC Envoy fuel system problems

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2002 GMC Envoy Owner Comments

problem #13

Aug 192016

Envoy

  • 179,000 miles

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

Smell gas in and out side of vehicle. Fuel leaking from the gas tank due to rusted lines.

- Jessup, MD, USA

problem #12

Aug 262016

Envoy

  • 40 miles
While in motion only, a engine light accompanied by a reduced engine power engages making the vehicle unmanageable to response and cause the vehicle to stall.

- Scranton, PA, USA

problem #11

Feb 182016

Envoy

  • 10 miles
I have notice my truck use more gas now and I'm smelling gas the gas reads low light comes on but I have gas in the truck took it to a shop and I was told all Envoy have this issue and I need to contact this company if I'm in park the truck on or riding down the road the smell of gas is loud and the gas hand moves to empty then back to where it belongs I never notice gas on the drive way or ground but when the shop puttge truck in the air you could see the leak I have being reading so many reports on the same problems from Envoy GMC vechiles on many internet sites this is my only vechile I'm on a fixed income this problem is on GMC

- Horn Lake, MS, USA

problem #10

Jan 252016

Envoy

  • 141,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 2002 GMC Envoy. While driving the vehicle to the dealer at 60 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. The contact was able to coast the vehicle off the road. The vehicle failed to restart and was towed to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the fuel pump failed. The fuel pump was repaired and the contact was advised not to fill the tank above half. When the contact placed fuel in the vehicle, it leaked onto the ground. The manufacturer was notified of the failures. The approximate failure mileage was 141,000. Updated 04/21/2016

- Dublin, CA, USA

problem #9

Feb 242016

Envoy

  • miles
Fuel is leaking out the top of tank somewhere. Can't see exactly whee while running. Doesn't run out when vehicle if not running.

- Stacyville, IA, USA

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problem #8

Jan 182016

Envoy

  • 69,950 miles
GM special coverage program, 14423 told repair part not available till May 2016 & is a hazard to drive. GM's solution to problem so that vehicle can be driven till may is to not fill fuel tank above one half. Refused due to vehicle hazard & personal safety. Vehicle remains at GMC dealership.

- Walkerton, IN, USA

problem #7

Sep 122015

Envoy

  • 151,000 miles

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

Vehicle loses power drastically when going up any incline. Was going 65 and speed dropped to 35 going up slight grade hill.

- Barron, WI, USA

problem #6

Feb 262015

Envoy

  • 200 miles
I could smell gas and my son a mechanic looked at it and said it is leaking on the two lines that come out the top of the fuel pump.

- Belfield, ND, USA

problem #5

May 102013

Envoy 6-cyl

  • 74,700 miles
I started smelling gas several weeks ago. Now I can see some gas on my driveway near where the fuel tank is located. I'm afraid of a fire.

- Frankenmuth, MI, USA

problem #4

Apr 022012

Envoy 6-cyl

  • 165,000 miles
Everything started April last year and its one thing after another since. First my engine started stalling, while driving. One incident, I lost half a tank of gas within a 15 minute ride, which I have a 17 gallon tank. Then while driving on an expressway, it suddenly dropped from 70 to 20 before I could get over two lanes to get out of the way of traffic. Ive cleaned the throttle body, ive cleaned the camshaft actuator, ive replaced the air filter, fuel filter, and the oil twice within a 8 month period, and yet it still continues to stall. Now I recently change the water pump to see if that would help, even though my car was not over heating, now its stalling even worse; I cant even make it through a drive through without having to start it twice. Second and even scarrier issue, I hit pot hole one day and before I could make 15 miles, I heard grinding. A cv joint had to be replaced, then two days after that the other cv joint broke off and broke my front axle disconnect assembly. Did I hit anybody? no thank god I was in the right hand lane and could get over without hitting anyone or causing injury to myself. Ive replaced both cv joints and the assembly now and even did the struts while I was at it, but have also been told I need control arms now. And still my car is stalling, grinding when I turn and I cant get the check engine light to clear long enough to get it inspected. My drivers side windshield works when it wants to and now the car is starting to vibrate unbelievably. Ive kept my oil changed, ive kept my filters changed, ive never taken this thing off road and have had it over 7 years and just in the last year I have dumped more money in this car than I have since ive owned it.

- The Colony, TX, USA

problem #3

Feb 252013

Envoy

  • 190,000 miles

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

At fuel station, with a quarter tank of fuel in vehicle, the new gas overflowed out of the tank for no apparent reason, running down side of vehicle onto ground. Not able to fill tank.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #2

Jan 052012

Envoy

  • 100,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 GMC Envoy. The contact was driving approximately 10 mph when fuel began to spray out of the fuel tank and onto the ground. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer for diagnosis. The technician stated that the fuel pump module retainer would need to be replaced. There was a recall associated with the failure under NHTSA campaign id number 02V121000 (fuel system, gasoline: Delivery: Hoses, lines/piping, and fittings). The contact's VIN was included in the recall however, the contact was advised that the recall was expired. The manufacturer was notified of the problem. The approximate failure mileage was 100,000. The VIN was unavailable.

- Plymouth, MA, USA

problem #1

Jul 092012

Envoy

  • 148,000 miles
It began with a gas smell for several weeks with no wet areas or drips. Now their appears to be a leak from the gas tank or filler tube and it has become more severe.

- Manistee, MI, USA

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