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really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
77,627 miles
Total Complaints:
3 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. two cylinder heads resurfaces and remove exhaust broken bolt (2 reports)
  2. replace gaskets, repair head (1 reports)
2002 Chevrolet Venture engine problems

engine problem

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2002 Chevrolet Venture Owner Comments

problem #3

Sep 202013

Venture LT 3.4L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 83,000 miles


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there is no reason for a head gasket to go bad at such a low mileage (83000) and it was not only bad but it completely cut out about 3/4 of an inch of the fire ring.

- , Marquette, MI, USA

problem #2

Aug 072008

Venture 3.4L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 73,000 miles

it was a pain in da ass. i have oil in my radiator.

- , Austin, TX, USA

problem #1

Nov 212007

Venture LS 3.4L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 76,881 miles

After spending money to repair intake manifolds, and the a/c which GM did not acknowledge, costing approx $2,000.00, it was discovered that I now had a cracked cylinder head. and they had to be replace. GM does not want to assume any liability.

- , Ajax, Ontario, Canada

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