First the engine now the transmission. It's a '07 and barely 3 years old. I live in Chicago and the temperature doesn't reach 90 degrees regularly. This is the third transmission failure for this vehicle in a years time. This vehicle is a joke. I bought it brand new and it's never pulled a single thing. When adding transmission fluid to your Suburban 2500, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid capacity is reached quickly and it is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.
When adding transmission fluid to your Suburban 2500, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill. Before all the troubles started we usually say 187F and we are now seeing 205F under normal driving conditions. We drove about 250 miles in the rental car to pick the repaired Suburban up Saturday morning. It sounded like a flat tire. Truck will not move when in drive or 3rd. Now gonna be out of our pocket after a warranty replacement 50,000 miles ago.
Bet all your parts are from china. Before adding transmission fluid, make sure that your engine was running when you checked the fluid level. I've called Chevrolet, asked different dealer and they all give me the run around. Take one guess who they want to pick up the tab. I also have the same oil burning problem, a quart or two every 3,000 miles.
I had it towed to the local dealership 90 miles from my house and had to find a rental car to drive while it was in the shop again. The dealership reported that they replaced one of the clutches in the transmission to fix the problem. The shift cable repair kit allows you to quickly and easily repair your shift cable by replacing the bushing. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. Got the vehicle back and it ran and shifted fairly good.
Thank goodness I was less than a mile from home and not in a rush when the vehicle lurched forward and quit. Custom Fit: No need to replace the entire cable or search for the exact cable match and length to fit your vehicle with our kit! I called the dealership and they arranged to pick it up at work. This video shows you how to add transmission fluid to your 2007 Chevrolet Suburban 2500. I thought i ran over something, didn't see anything and kept going. This is the second time transmission went out in less than 12 months.
I then stepped on the gas to go and heard a popping sound. Have I mentioned how much I hate this car. If the transmission fluid level in your Suburban 2500 is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. Wrecker service called at 10:30 pm to pick up the vehicle off the side of the road and had to get a relative 100 miles away to come pick us up off the road. If you are having problems with the transmission in your Suburban 2500, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. The clutch in the transmission had exploded in the transmission. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees.
The drivers seat leather has come undone, the trim on the door broke, etc. I called the dealer and they said that they don't change the filter, only if the oil is very dirty. We had to find a rental car to drive in the meantime. My extended warranty Endurance, is a big joke and they don't want to cover the repair. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. Now the transmission went out and my extended warranty claims it's because I didn't replace the transmission filter. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your Suburban 2500 and how to check the transmission fluid level.
Chevrolet has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owner's manual typically in the back of the manual in a section titled Fluid Capacities. We think we are good for awhile then my daughter gets stranded on her way to school. I do have concerns over the elevated transmission temperature we are seeing. Again I had to obtain a rental car for transportation while the Suburban was in the shop. Dealership reported that all forward clutches had to be replaced and the transmission shop performed a complete rebuild of the transmission.
Please refer to the core return instructions included with the part or contact customer service for more details. The car got sluggish and then would not move. Transmission was removed and sent to a local transmission shop for rebuild. Took two weeks to get all the parts to rebuild and raped me for the labor on a rebuild, when a replacement would have been the same price, plus it would have come with a factory warranty on the part. I have a Benz with 140k purchased new and no problems. Dealer tells me transmission is shot, needs to be rebuilt.