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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 steering problems

steering problem

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1996 Chevrolet Astro Van Owner Comments

problem #2

Aug 111998

Astro Van

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While backing out of parking space heard a loud noise, suddenly no steering, the steering wheel went dead, no control, no brakes on vehicle, having vehicle towed to dealer. Consumer stated the vehicle was towed to residence and it was the serpetine/tensioner that failed.

- Riverside, CA, USA

problem #1

Jan 011997

Astro Van

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Power steering pump failed.

- Perris, CA, USA

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