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2009-2012 GM Chevy Traverse Maintenance & Repair Guides
Links to DIY repair and vehicle maintenance "how-to" guides for the first generation 2009-2016 GM Chevrolet Traverse SUV.

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GM Chevy Traverse Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide
Traverse Key Fob

1. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

After a few years of daily use, the battery inside the key fob remote control of a first generation 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 GM Chevrolet Traverse can become weak or quit working all together.

To view my quick guide to replacing the battery, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse Map Light Bulbs

2. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Overhead Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
   

Chevy Traverse Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse Vanity Lights

3. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
   


Traverse Reading Lights

4. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Reading Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

The Chevrolet Traverse comes equipped with two overhead reading lamps for both the 2nd row rear passengers and also the third row passengers.

If you'd like to replace a burnt out reading lamp or upgrade them to brighter LED units, check out my quick guide to the procedure at the link above or to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide
Traverse Cabin Air Filter

5. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide

If the A/C system in your 2009 to 2012 Chevrolet Traverse isn't blowing as hard or doesn't smell so fresh any more, you may need to clean or replace the HVAC system's cabin air filter element.

Owners of the facelifted 2012, 2014, 2015 & 2016 model years should also find the guide to be helpful.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Door Panel Removal Guide
Traverse Door Panel

6. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Door Panel Removal Guide

If you'd like to upgrade the OEM speakers, add soundproofing material, or replace the power window motors in your Chevrolet Traverse, you'll first need to remove the interior door panels.

To view my complete guide to the procedure, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Headlight Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse Headlight Bulbs

7. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Headlight Bulbs Replacement Guide

The headlight assemblies of a Chevrolet Traverse contain the low beam and high beam bulbs. Below that in a separate housing, there are the front turn signal and front side marker light bulbs.

To replace any of these bulbs, check out my complete DIY guide to the procedure by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.



 

GM Chevy Traverse LLT 3.6L V6 Engine Oil Change Guide
Traverse Oil Change

8. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse LLT 3.6L V6 Engine Oil Change Guide

The best way to keep your 1st generation 2009 to 2012 GM Chevrolet Traverse running reliably is to regularly change the motor oil and replace the oil filter in the LLT 3.6 liter V6 engine. The updated 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 Traverse models also have the same motor.

To view my complete guide to the procedure, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide
Traverse Front Brakes

9. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

If you've been hearing a squeaking, screeching or squealing sound coming from the front of your Chevrolet Traverse when you press on the brake pedal, you probably need to replace the front brake pads.

To view my complete DIY instructions for the procedure, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse License Bulbs

10. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
   

GM Chevy Traverse Tail Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse Tail Light Bulbs

11. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Tail Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

The tail light assemblies of a 2009 to 2012 GM Chevrolet Traverse contain the combination brake / turn signal, reverse and rear side marker bulbs.

If you need to replace any of these bulbs, check out my guide to the procedure by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left. Owners of the revised 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 model years may also find the tutorial to be useful.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Cargo Area Light Bulbs Replacement Guide
Traverse Cargo Lights

12. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Cargo Area Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

The cargo area of a 2009 to 2012 GM Chevrolet Traverse is illuminated by two lights on the underside of the tailgate.

If you'd like to replace either of the lift gate light bulbs or upgrade them to brighter LED units, check out my quick guide by clicking on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide
Traverse Rear Brakes

13. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide

The rear disc brake pads of a Traverse tend to last twice as long as the front pads or anywhere from 80,000 to 120,000 miles depending on your driving conditions.

To view my complete DIY guide to performing a rear brake job, click on the text link above or the thumbnail image to the left.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Engine Air Filter Replacement Guide
Traverse Engine Filter

14. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse 3.6L V6 Engine Air Filter Replacement Guide

The engine air filter element should be cleaned at every oil change and replaced every 30,000 to 60,000 miles depending on your driving conditions.

All of the 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016 Traverse SUV's have the same LLT 3.6L V6 engine.

   

GM Chevy Traverse Fuse Replacement Guide
Traverse Fuse Boxes

15. 2009-2016 GM Chevy Traverse Blown Fuse Replacement Guide

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