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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
121,667 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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1998 Chevrolet Corvette brakes problems

brakes problem

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1998 Chevrolet Corvette Owner Comments

problem #3

Jan 062017

Corvette

  • 106,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 1998 Chevrolet Corvette. While at a complete stop, the accelerator pedal depressed independently and the traction control indicator illuminated. In addition, all the instrument panel indicators illuminated. The contact depressed the brake pedal, lost control of the vehicle, and crashed into a tree. The air bags deployed. A police report was filed. The contact was injured and received medical attention for torn muscles in his neck, on the left side of the head three inches above the ear, one rib on the left side was fractured, and torn muscles in the lower back. The vehicle was towed home. The failure mileage was 106,000.

- Cameron Park, CA, USA

problem #2

Oct 262011

Corvette

  • 160,000 miles
The ABS/traction control malfunction and will not enable.

- Red Boiling Springs , TN, USA

problem #1

Mar 062010

Corvette

  • 99,000 miles
Traction system warning message appears and vehicle goes into reduced power mode.

- Maringouin, LA, USA

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