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CarComplaints.com Notes: The Chevy Astro is mechanically identical to the GMC Safari.

10.0

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

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1996 Chevrolet Astro Van engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Chevrolet Astro Van Owner Comments

problem #1

Sep 122003

(reported on)

Astro Van 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

The gas pedal became stuck when the vehicle was reverse or drive. The vehicle jerked forward and then accelerated. The pedal sticking was consistent and released after pressing harder on pedal several times. The vehicle had been taken vehicle to the dealership several times for sticking. The mechanic indicated that it was repaired. Vehicle not on recall. It was an ongoing problem since vehicle was bought new. Currently, dealership indicated warranty expired, and would not do repairs.

- Kahuku, HI, USA

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