3rd Generation (2007—2014) Tahoe Problems

This generations ranks 51st out of 85 Chevrolet generations in reliability and is generally a good bet. Owners have the most complaints about the interior (40%), engine (27%), and the exterior (7%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Cracked Dashboard 89 complaints at an average of 74,438 miles in the 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe.
  2. Low Oil Pressure 12 complaints at an average of 103,217 miles in the 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe.
  3. Rattle Noise in Engine 7 complaints at an average of 81,484 miles in the 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe.

What Tahoe Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Chevrolet model years.

Watch out for the 2007 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2014 6 2 911 2.21
2013 11 2 1058 4.25
2012 7 1 1045 1.43
2011 21 3 1026 5.91
2010 13 1 989 4.8
2009 51 2 957 15.71
2008 61 2 933 12.35
2007 244 2 882 23.08

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