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NHTSA — Power Train Problems


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

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2002 Suzuki Grand Vitara drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2002 Suzuki Grand Vitara Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 132007

Grand Vitara 4WD 4-cyl

  • miles


2002 Suzuki vitara with transmission failure. Consumer states that the vehicle will go into reverse with no help from the driver and other times it will lock up and not go into reverse. She also states that it has caused damage to personal property. The consumer stated when the third incident occurred, the vehicle locked up and would not go into reverse.

- Altoona, PA, USA

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