2001 GMC Yukon Overview


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It's A Keeper by Chris
 — Performance is coming, I am upgrading only got flowmaster and K and N so far. Great style, durable so far. I get 18 mpg on highway and 12 in the city. Average is 15mpg. No major squeaks. It is very fu... Read More
Comfort With Power. by harvelcm
 — The GMC Yukon SLT has a very comfortable and quite ride. Great on the sand. Tows smooth and steady. Great family vehicle with removable 3rd row which allows for amazing cargo capacity when needed..... Read More
Outstanding Truck With Outstanding Space by DADDYLOVE1020
 — Great truck and excellent for traveling. Good car for back and forth to work. Very spacious and more than enough room for a family of 5 or more. Rough on gas but very dependable. If youre looking for ... Read More

2001 GMC Yukon Overview

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2001 GMC Yukon

For 2001, GMC tweaked and lightened the strongest V8 in its Yukon lineup to bump the horsepower up to 320.  Otherwise, the full-size SUV didn't change too much from 2000.  The Yukon comes in 5 trims: SLE, SLE 4WD, SLT, SLT 4WD, and Denali 4WD.  

The 2001 Yukon gives you 2 V8 engines: a 4.8 L, 275 hp and 6.0 L, 320 hp.  Gas mileage comes out to 15 mpg in the city and 20 on the highway.  This SUV has 4 doors, seats 6 or 8, and can tow up to a max of nearly 8000 lbs. to 8700 lbs., depending on the trim.  Need cargo room?  The Yukon has plenty with 105 cubic feet with the second row down and third row removed.

Overall, drivers have come to like the two trademark features of the Yukon: capable V8 lineup and roomy interior although materials could use an upgrade.  Regardless, the 2001 Yukon presents a solid and relatively inexpensive SUV that didn't change too much up until 2007.


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My Yukon Is Stuck On 4low

when I pushed the auto 4x4, all the lights on the buttons turned on and stopped at 4low. now we cant get it out of 4low.

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01 Yukon Xl Brake Lines

Is it true or do I need a second opinion - do I really need the gas tank pulled to replace rear brake lines on 2001 gmc yukon xl?

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2001 Yukon Slt Tranny Slips To Neutral In Random Gears.

I turn engine off and back on and works good again for a little but doesn't take long to act up again. ABS module with traction control just got rebuilt because abs pump ran after turned off. Transm...

9 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

Gmc Rolling In Park

Has anyone ever heard of of a Yukon when parked on a slight hill will roll while in park??? On 2 different occasions I have had mine roll about 5 feet. HELP!!

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I Have A Gmc 2001 Yukon And My Power Steering Went Out N Its Leaking Fluid ...

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