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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
48,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 electrical problems

electrical problem

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2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Owner Comments

problem #2

Oct 202004

Silverado 2500 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • 96,000 miles


Upon placing the key into the ignition key would not turn. Consumer tried the spare key and it would not work. Consumer had to disable the air bags in order to start the vehicle.

- Fort Carson, CO, USA

problem #1

Jun 282002

(reported on)

Silverado 2500

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Air conditioner line leaks on distributor cap, causing computer to to short circuit. Consumer will add more descriptive information.

- New Port Richey, FL, USA

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