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2012 Chevrolet Colorado
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The Colorado, and it's GMC counterpart the Canyon, suffers from a severe lack of acceleration. Nothing says "serious truck owner" like having a kid on a tricycle pass you while going uphill. Couple that with poor side crash test ratings from the IIHS and you've got a vehicle worth passing on.
Worst 2012 Colorado Problems by Category
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- electrical problems4NHTSA complaints: 3
- brakes problems3NHTSA complaints: 8
- exhaust system problems2NHTSA complaints: 1
- exterior accessories problems1
- interior accessories problems1
- body / paint problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- cooling system problems1
- engine problems1NHTSA complaints: 4
- steering problems1NHTSA complaints: 3
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 2
- lights problemsNHTSA: 2
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 1
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