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10.0

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

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1996 Chevrolet Cavalier brakes problems

brakes problem

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1996 Chevrolet Cavalier Owner Comments

problem #2

Dec 041997

(reported on)

Cavalier

  • miles

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

When the brakes are applied the pedal goes top the floor, resulting in extended stopping distance. The dealer has replaced the caliper on the vehicle.

- Battn Rudge, LA, USA

problem #1

Jun 291996

Cavalier

  • Manual transmission
  • miles
Vehicle's front ABS braking system calipers locked up and would not release after only driving 47 miles, brand new off the lot.smoke was coming from brakes.

- St. Paris, OH, USA

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