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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 Caprice engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Chevrolet Caprice Owner Comments

problem #3

Apr 032001

(reported on)

Caprice

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Engine oil line that runs from adaptor to radiator was improperly installed near steering column gear box. The rubber hose had a deep cut due to steering colum vibrations and needs replacing.

- Buffalo, NY, USA

problem #2

Jan 011997

Caprice

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Heard ticking noise, found broken flywheel and broken bolts in torque converter, replaced flywheel 3 times.

- Louisville, KY, USA

problem #1

Jan 021997

Caprice

  • miles
Flywheel broke.

- Louisville, KY, USA

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