7.1

pretty bad
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
7,990 miles

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 fuel system problems

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Owner Comments

problem #9

Jan 012017

Silverado 1500

  • 40,800 miles

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

The truck has a raw fuel smell under hood and drawn in the cabin when the engine is running both while stationary and moving. Attached is len lyall Chevrolet's diagnosis of leaking high pressure fuel lines under the intake manifold. This vehicle has been driven 40,866 miles. I was told this is not covered by powertrain warranty but by the 3 year 36,000 mile warranty. There is one (tsb #15-na-002) and two recall/ campaigns (#14858 and #13331) for this known failure. This is a safety, health and emissions concern due to possible fire, high/ failing evaporative emissions, and respiratory health problems. I feel this vehicle system failure should be covered by warranty or emissions warranty.

- Westminster, CO, USA

problem #8

Mar 202015

Silverado 1500

  • 2,000 miles
Purchased new from dealer, I have already had it in for corrosion at three months, 8+ recalls. Now it won't shift correctly when slowing down (stoplight) and then taking off again. It idles rough all the time and even dies at take-offs unless I can finagle the gas pedal just right. I took it in to a great dealership, they acknowledge it idles rough, however, they said GM said that is normal. The corrosion started at month 3, and progressively getting worse. I took it back in for the corrsion and GM told the dealship I am on my own to pay for the (same location) corrsion repair, as the warranty was up (36,500 miles).

- Marion, IL, USA

problem #7

Nov 182016

Silverado 1500

  • 2,850 miles
On my 2014 Chevy Silverado when I was filling the tank with gas the fill neck partially broke loose and I spilled about a cup of gas at a local gas station. I looked to see a plastic plug had broken causing the fill neck to come loose when fueling. I reported this to the dealer who informed me they have has "a couple dozen occurrences similiar" they said they would replace the defective part with the same part. This is one fastener that needs to be metal and held in with a lock washer. (not plastic) see pix. This should be a recall item --see my fix with a metal bolt vs the defective platstic plug that comes from the factory. Pls take action before someonene burns up in a fire due to thes fill neck fastener problem. Thank you. Larry trame the vehicle was parked at a gas station when the fill neck partially broke loose and dropped down, spilling gasoline.

- Imperial Beach, CA, USA

problem #6

Oct 262015

Silverado 1500

  • miles

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

Fire and death hazard. Strong unbearable toxic smell entering up into cab.

- Colorado Springs, CO, USA

problem #5

Jan 012014

Silverado 1500

  • 172 miles
I own a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. While traveling T a a low rate of speed/under 40 mph, there is a sudden loss of power. The vehicle hesitates numerous times and stalls. The vehicle almost shuts off but recovers just before shutting off and the start of losing power the vehicle jumps and stops. Called dealer service department and was told there are no recalls for my vehicle. This problem started almost frome week one after purchase until this date of reporting.

- Brownsville, TN, USA

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problem #4

Aug 122014

Silverado 1500

  • 7,500 miles
Gas mileage complaint. Stated mileage (hwy ) is 22 mpg, the first six monthes of driving did achieve this stated mileage, occasionally as much as 23 mpg.after 2 recall service visits and an oil change, the mileage abruptly dropped to 18 mpg I complained to chev. Service in cottage grove, or several times over the course of 4 monthes they advised me to change fuel (service stations, ) put a fuel booster additive in the tank, check tire pressure.they also stated that the fuel mnfrs. Changing the fuel blend for the winter season may be the cause. No service codes in the computer. None of the suggested "fixes" have changed the mileage, still at around 18 mpg. Something caused this sudden drop in mpg.I have a couple of ideas, 1. one recall was a computer software upgrade, wrong shift parameters installed ? 2. at prescribed oil changes,06/03/14 &12/18/14, ( truck requires dexos 0-20 oil ) maybe wrong oil was installed " one invoice shows 5W-30 was installed. However dealership denies installing wrong oil. How can I have the oil analyzed to determine which is in the truck "

- Westfir , OR, USA

problem #3

Oct 012014

Silverado 1500

  • 9,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado. While driving at approximately 20 mph, the vehicle and the steering wheel vibrated. The failure recurred several times. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that there was a vibration in the acting fuel management mode. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was 9,000.

- Whitefish, MT, USA

problem #2

Jan 092015

Silverado 1500

  • 4,577 miles
I was traveling up an incline when vehicle started jumping. Engine light came on, as well as stability or skid control and when turning on turn signal the wipers came on. Did not feel safe but drove to nearest dealership with vehicle jumping and missing out, about 4 blocks. Diagnoses was faulty fuel injector at 4577 miles on vehicle. After picking up vehicle when repair was done it missed out again but no engine light. Dealership could not duplicate the problem. Hope this isn't going to be ongoing issue.

- Potwin, KS, USA

problem #1

Sep 012014

Silverado 1500 6-cyl

  • 5,010 miles
Shortly after starting truck and departing to local store I noticed a strong fuel odor. After driving approximately 3-4 miles my gas tank went from 3/4 full to nearly empty, around the same time passerby's started flagging me down stating that my truck was leaking fuel and smoking from underneath. I immediately pulled over to closest parking lot to realize the truck was massively leaking fuel from different areas and was indeed smoking as if it was about to catch fire. I turned the truck off and moved away. The fuel leak stopped and the smoke eventually dissipated. It was been towed back to dealer by Chevrolet road side and is currently being checked for the problem.

- Clanton, AL, USA

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