2001 GMC Yukon - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2001 GMC Yukon

509 problems have been reported for the 2001 GMC Yukon. The following chart shows the 26 most common problems for 2001 GMC Yukon. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic with 167 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's parking brake (40 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2001 GMC Yukon

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2001 GMC Yukon in the United States are 70,848 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by GMC Yukon owners in the last 17 years is 509, and the age of the vehicle is 17, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 509 / 70,848 / 17 * 1000 = 0.42.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across GMC Yukon model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2001 GMC Yukon in 2001.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
2
  2017
4
  2016
4
  2015
14
  2014
23
  2013
13
  2012
21
  2011
18
  2010
21
  2009
12
  2008
12
  2007
19
  2006
52
  2005
61
  2004
74
  2003
42
  2002
27
  2001
1

small car iamge Compare the 2001 GMC Yukon with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used GMC Yukon, the following table can be used to compare the 2001 GMC Yukon with the GMC Yukon from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 Yukon is 509 while the average number of problems reported for the 22 model years of the GMC Yukon is 257.

Table 3. Compare the 2001 GMC Yukon with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2017 Yukon
8
  2016 Yukon
54
  2015 Yukon
165
  2014 Yukon
24
  2013 Yukon
104
  2012 Yukon
87
  2011 Yukon
315
  2010 Yukon
210
  2009 Yukon
177
  2008 Yukon
336
  2007 Yukon
772
  2006 Yukon
99
  2005 Yukon
291
  2004 Yukon
528
  2003 Yukon
617
  2002 Yukon
385
  2001 Yukon
509
  2000 Yukon
322
  1999 Yukon
302
  1998 Yukon
88
  1997 Yukon
179
  1996 Yukon
90


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