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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
20,333 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.

2006 Chevrolet Corvette steering problems

steering problem

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2006 Chevrolet Corvette Owner Comments

problem #3

Oct 152012

Corvette 8-cyl

  • 20,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Chevrolet Corvette. While driving approximately 80 mph, the rear end of the vehicle suddenly began swaying from left to right abnormally. The contact was able to control the vehicle and continued driving however, the failure recurred. The contact referenced NHTSA campaign id number: 10V172000 (steering:column) but was advised by the manufacturer that the VIN was not included in the recall. The vehicle was not repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 20,000.

- Minot Afb, ND, USA

problem #2

Sep 132010

Corvette 8-cyl

  • Manual transmission
  • 8,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Chevrolet Corvette. The contact stated that he received notification of NHTSA campaign id number: 10V172000 (steering column) and took the vehicle to the dealer for repairs May 2010. The contact stated that he experienced a loss of power steering following the recall repairs. The manufacturer advised taking the vehicle back to the dealer for repairs. The vehicle was not repaired. The current and failure mileage was 8,000. Updated 01/11/2011 the consumer stated when the problem initially happened, the steering wheel began to pull violently and the rear anti-lock brakes activated, which caused the vehicle to become undrivable. Updated 03/30/11

- Orchard Park , NY, USA

problem #1

Aug 102010


  • 33,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Chevrolet Corvette with the contact stated that while driving at an unknown speed the "service active handling system" warning light illuminated which was a result of NHTSA recall 10V172000, steering column. The vehicle was taken to the dealer but they were been unable to resolve the failure since they were unable to duplicate the failure. The contacts vehicle was not included in the recall. The failure began to occur on a daily basis. The failure mileage was 33,000.

- Las Vegas, NV, USA

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