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10.0

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

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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1996 Chevrolet Blazer steering problems

steering problem

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1996 Chevrolet Blazer Owner Comments

problem #3

Aug 152003

(reported on)

Blazer 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Lower ball joint failure/ right & left side idler. Also idler arm & pitman arm loose.

- Shawnee, KS, USA

problem #2

Feb 282001

Blazer 4WD

  • miles
No major safety problems. However, signficant mechanical problems with very moderate mileage. Mechanical problems include steering linkage, water pump, starter, head gasket.

- Roslindale, MA, USA

problem #1

Dec 061996

Blazer 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Idle arm/pittman arm/left axle malfunctioned, causing loss of steering/accident.

- Demorest, GA, USA

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