NHTSA — Steering: Gear Box (Other Than Rack And Pinion) Problems

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1998 GMC Safari steering problems

steering problem

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1998 GMC Safari Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 212002

(reported on)

Safari

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While driving 20-25mph and going straight vehicle made a popping noise, and steering failed. Vehicle was forced to go into a ditch due to steering wheel not being able to turn. There was one injury. Dealer was notified, and replaced steering gear box.

- Griffin, GA, USA

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