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10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
$400.00
Average Mileage:
33,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace cooling tube and gasket (1 reports)
2003 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup engine problems

engine problem

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2003 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 212006

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup EXT CAB

  • 33,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Oil leak where cooling tube enters radiator. 4.3 engine and AT. My mechanic and his father, a Buick service manager, say that this is extremely serious. It is apparently fairly common. Repair is about $400. Gasket at cooling tube/radiator connection loosens and will eventually break, losing all oil catastophically.

Truck is out of waranty but I will see if they will make a goodwill repair because of mileage and I had the truck checked just before waranty expired.

- , Naugatuck, CT, USA

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