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2.2

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
72,500 miles

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1996 Chevrolet Caprice fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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1996 Chevrolet Caprice Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 132011

Caprice

  • 145,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 1996 Chevrolet Caprice. The contact was driving 45 mph when he heard a dragging noise coming from under the vehicle. The vehicle was maneuvered to the shoulder and the contact noticed that the straps which held the fuel tank in place were fractured due to corrosion. The vehicle was safely driven home and parked. The vehicle was not taken to have the failure diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure, but offered no assistance. The failure and current mileages were 145,000.

- Philo, IL, USA

problem #1

Jun 282000

(reported on)

Caprice

  • miles
The problem is gas fumes, the fumes enter thru the vents a) when idling B)at stop and depress the accelerator pedal to move forward or reducing the speed. Dealership could not find any problem.

- Port Charl, FL, USA

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