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fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
10,340 miles

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2008 Chevrolet Aveo exhaust system problems

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2008 Chevrolet Aveo Owner Comments

problem #2

Feb 122010


  • 20,131 miles


Was driving and made a left turn car started shaking then would not accelerate above 15 mph.

- Feasterville, PA, USA

problem #1

May 162008


  • 550 miles
The contact owns a 2008 Chevrolet Aveo. The contact stated that fumes leaked into the vehicle and he noticed moisture on all the windows. He activated the defroster, but the moisture remained. The dealer wiped black soot off of the interior windows and stated that the failure may have something to do with the environment, instead of being a manufacturer's defect. The manufacturer agreed with the dealer's environmental theory. The vehicle was also taken to the dealer twice because the air pressure sensor light was illuminating. The tires were filled with nitrogen, but the sensor light continued to illuminate. The contact was advised to keep restarting the engine so that the module would reset itself. When his wife was seated in the passenger seat, the air bag light also continued to illuminate. The current mileage was 1,937 and failure mileage was approximately 550.

- Grove Town , GA, USA

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