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3.8

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
32,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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1996 Chevrolet Lumina steering problems

steering problem

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1996 Chevrolet Lumina Owner Comments

problem #4

Jun 182003

Lumina 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Steering locks up and turns hard to the left.

- Nampa, ID, USA

problem #3

Sep 152003

Lumina

  • 128,000 miles
While driving approximately 40 mph the steering wheel would became difficult to turn in either direction. The vehicle was taken to the dealer and the mechanic indicated that the cause was unknown. The problem has not been resolved.

- Jasper, NY, USA

problem #2

Mar 312003

Lumina

  • miles
The steering wheel was difficult to turn.

- Hudson, NC, USA

problem #1

Jan 312003

(reported on)

Lumina 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
When turning the steering wheel to the left, it will make a noise. There's a recall, but the VIN was not included. Ts the dealer stated that others have experienced the same problem but their not going to cover the repair. Scc

- San Diego, CA, USA

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