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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
144,217 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.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2002 Chevrolet Corvette brakes problems

brakes problem

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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Owner Comments

problem #3

Apr 112016


  • 80,765 miles


Brakes failed while backing out of the garage. After inspection it was determined the brake line to the left rear wheel developed a hole due to excessive rusting of the steel brake line.

- Shalimar, FL, USA

problem #2

Dec 172014

Corvette 8-cyl

  • 317,201 miles
While making a tight left turn to gain entrance to the I75 on ramp South of gainsville fla. The driver side front brake caliper locked up causing the car to swerve violently to the left. Fortunately no other car was alongside so an accident was avoided.. since then this malfunction has repeated itself multiple times but fortunately at slower speeds.

- Peachtree City, GA, USA

problem #1

Jun 032014

Corvette 8-cyl

  • 34,686 miles
While entering the South bound on ramp to I 75 at gainsville fl. The driver side brake locked up pulling the car hard to the left. The designation "service active handling" appeared on the drivers information screen above the steering wheel. I was able to turn the ignition switch to the "off" position & restart the car. Once done the notification in the dic was eliminated & the car drove fine.

- Peachtree City, GA, USA

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