ANNOUNCEMENT: The Car Book 2018 is now online!

Ratings on over 1,000 new & used models going back 5 years, from the Center from Auto Safety. Learn more about The Car Book 2018 here.

Print this page

3.2

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
41,800 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 Blazer brakes problems

brakes problem

Find something helpful? Spread the word.
Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 1996 Chevrolet Blazer:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

1996 Chevrolet Blazer Owner Comments

problem #5

Mar 092015

Blazer 4WD 6-cyl

  • 81,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 1998 Chevrolet Blazer. The contact stated that the brakes failed and the brake pedal traveled to the floor. The ABS light illuminated on the instrument panel. The vehicle was taken to the dealer and it was determined that the pressure modulator valve needed to be replaced. The manufacturer stated that the part was not under warranty. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage was 81,000. Updated 5/4/15 the consumer stated the ABS midule shorted out. Updated 05/07/15

- Alta Loma, CA, USA

problem #4

Jun 272006

Blazer 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 128,000 miles
(1)brake pedal went to the floor (2)pumped it about 3 or 4 times and it regained pressure, tried a few panic stops ok (3)called Chevy dealer who said no recall notice, nothing done yet (*)this had also happened once about a year ago for the first time.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #3

Jul 302001

Blazer

  • miles
ABS sensor failed.

- Des Plaines, IL, USA

problem #2

Jul 302001

Blazer

  • miles
ABS sensor failed.

- Des Plaines, IL, USA

problem #1

Oct 151999

Blazer

  • miles
The sensor light to the ABS system came on while pulling off from a red light due to possible ABS system failure.

- Oxford, MI, USA

Not what you are looking for?