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NHTSA — Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine Problems


really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 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.

1998 Isuzu Hombre engine problems

engine problem

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1998 Isuzu Hombre Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 142003


  • miles


Consumer stated that she could not keep oil in vehicle. Oil just leaves the vehicle without any trace of leakage on the ground or otherwise. Took vehicle to the dealer many times, and they kept telling her that there was nothing wrong with vehicle. Consumer could not go anywhere without carrying oil with her, and spent at least $200-$300 on having this vehicle checked.

- Fayetteville, NC, USA

problem #1

Aug 082003


  • miles
The vehicle consumed an excessive amount of oil. The dealer stated the engine needed to be worked on.

- Lorena, TX, USA

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