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really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
1,625 miles

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1996 Chevrolet Camaro cooling system problems

cooling system problem

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1996 Chevrolet Camaro Owner Comments

problem #4

Sep 082006

Camaro 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 6,500 miles


Intake manifold leak 96 Chevy Camaro.

- Albany, NY, USA

problem #3

Jul 032003

Camaro 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
I believe a problem "may" exist with Chevrolet cars employing the new five year or 50K miles anti-freeze. From personal experience and those of relatives it appears the flushing and replacement of anti-freeze at the suggested five year or 50K miles point may lead to water pump failure within weeks even though the car has less than 50K miles on the odometer.

- Dayton, OH, USA

problem #2

Mar 072001


  • miles
Car has constant miss and poor drivability at times. Car started missing very bad. Shut car off and it would not restart. Towed to dealer. Dealer fixed no start but found miss in car. Stated distibuter cap maybe the problem. This miss developed after warrenty work on water pump and a.I.R pump replacement.

- Rock Island, IL, USA

problem #1

Jul 012000


  • miles
Additional problems, ie.. water pump clutch switch, oil pan leak, rear main seal leak, power steering fluid leaking, dash controls malfunction

- Mableton, GA, USA

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