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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
40,000 miles

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1997 Chevrolet Monte Carlo windows / windshield problems

windows / windshield problem

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1997 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Owner Comments

problem #3

Sep 022004

Monte Carlo 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 120,000 miles


Recall 03V527000 concerning steering gear bearings. Consumer had a concern while making a left turn the vehicle lost steering control. Also, air conditioner/ hazard lights, and driver's side power window failed to operate. Dealer was not notified.

- Poplarville, MS, USA

problem #2

Aug 062003

Monte Carlo

  • miles
Front driver's side power window switch failed, causing the window to be inoperative. Dealer has been notified.

- Frankfort, OH, USA

problem #1

Feb 102000

(reported on)

Monte Carlo

  • miles
Vehicle is defective from maufacturer. Driver side power window will not come up at all, it stays off track. Dealership replaced window once, but it still is having problems. Cigarette lighter column was cracked, the outside was pushed all the way through. Dealer replaced it/ arm rest cracked, it was plastic, and engine flywheel broke. Also, at 2200 miles the dual cam are very loud and are rattling. Car paint on the driver side is turning blue.

- South Bend, IN, USA

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