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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
2 / 0
Average Mileage:
46,667 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.

1996 Chevrolet Beretta engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Chevrolet Beretta Owner Comments

problem #3

Jul 302005

Beretta 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 140,000 miles

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

Accelerator stuck, this was not the first time this has happened. It has happened about 8 times previously. But this time, the accelerator stuck causing the driver to loose control of the vehicle and run off the road and crash into a concrete bucknum, damage done to entire car.

- Leitchfield, KY, USA

problem #2

Oct 131997

(reported on)

Beretta

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
All extrior lights headlamps/tail lamps/side marker lamps go on in daytime with no way to turn off. In addition, engine surges, speed increases and back fires/transmission shifts out of control and at different times, and vehicle squeaks, noceable at slow speeds or rollin gover speed bumps.

- Pasadena, CA, USA

problem #1

Apr 151996

(reported on)

Beretta

  • miles
While driving, suddenly engine surged, lunged forward, wheels spun, accelerating out of control, hitting medium strip with front left tire at approx. 30mph.

- Milwaukee, WI, USA

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