Chevrolet Avalanche owners manuals

Chevrolet Avalanche

Model overview

The Chevrolet Avalanche is a four-door pickup truck based on General Motor's long-wheelbase body shared with the Chevrolet Suburban and Cadillac Escalade EXT. Leaving a long-standing culture, the Avalanche was not offered as a GMC, but just as a Chevrolet. Making of the Avalanche began in 2001 and ended in 2013. It spanned across two generations in its lifespan.

At its introduction, the prime generation model was available with two- or four-wheel drive and in 1500 (half-ton) or 2500 (3/4-ton) forms. The 1500 model was powered by a 5.3-liter V8 engine producing for 285 hp, while the 2500 model was powered by a 340-hp 8.1-liter V8 engine. Both engines came paired with a four-speed automatic transmission.

Chevrolet Avalanche known problems

Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Chevrolet Avalanche are:

  • 4WD Transfer Case Position Sensor/Selector Switch May Fail
  • Speedometer or Other Instrument Panel Gauge May Work Intermittently
  • Heating and AC Temperature and Air Delivery Mode Door Actuators May Break
  • Steering May Develop Clunk Sound From Upper Intermediate Steering Shaft
  • Speedometer Issue, Reads Inaccurately
  • Cracked Dashboard
  • Transmission Slipping, Jerks

Chevrolet Avalanche PDF owner manual

Below you can find the owners manuals for the Avalanche model sorted by year. The manuals are free to download and are available in PDF format. Is is recommended to check the owners manual corresponding to the correct year of your Chevrolet Avalanche to solve the problems or to get insights about the car.

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