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Typical Repair Cost:
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Average Mileage:
121,782 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

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2004 Chevrolet Silverado drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2004 Chevrolet Silverado Owner Comments

problem #2

Feb 012013

Silverado Z71 5.3L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 110,000 miles


We are driving down the rd all the sudden we need to slow down for car turning in front we are driving about 40 mph and the brakes act like they were not working right so my husband left off and reapplied again and was then ok but it was a noise coming from front of truck so then we hear this noise sound like the 4x4 is trying to kick in but not in4wd and the noise got worse sounds like u can hear a chain /or growl. got my cousin to ride along up the rd and he said sound like the transfer case is going bad. This truck is parked for now.

- , Berkeley Springs, WV, USA

problem #1

May 022011

Silverado 5.3L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 133,563 miles

the truck has a new carrier in front and new driveline and all fluids are in good condition. can you help me figure out why my truck acts like it wants to engage in 4 wheel drive from 2 wheel by self. have you heard of this problem?

- , St.Charfles, IA, USA

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