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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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1998 Chevrolet Astro Van engine problems

engine problem

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1998 Chevrolet Astro Van Owner Comments

problem #3

Nov 022003

Astro Van

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While driving 40 mph consumer heard a loud knocking noise coming from the rear. The brakes failed, and power steering malfunctioned. Consumer was able to maintain control of the vehicle, and pulled over. Consumer inspected the vehicle, and noticed that the belt tensioner fell off.

- Bensenville, IL, USA

problem #2

Jun 121999

Astro Van

  • miles
Spring loaded belt tensioner fell off of vehicle causing loss of power. Mjs

- E. Elmhurst, NY, USA

problem #1

Nov 161998

Astro Van

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Fan belt failed twice.

- Chino, CA, USA

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