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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1996 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup brakes problems

brakes problem

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1996 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup Owner Comments

problem #11

Oct 051999

S-10 Pickup 4WD

  • miles

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

No summary

- Drexel Hill, PA, USA

problem #10

Jan 251999

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
No summary listed for this vehicle.

- Huntsville, TX, USA

problem #9

Apr 301999

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Vehicle was serviced 4-3-99 and brake fluid level ok; sudden failure, not previous problem; repair cost of $690 included replacement of defective wheel speed sensor and master cylinder assembly

- Alexandria, VA, USA

problem #8

Mar 031998

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup

  • miles

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

Master cylinder failed.

- Atoka, OK, USA

problem #7

Jan 211998

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
When applying the brakes the pedal will go to the floor, and the brakes would become hard. While making a hard right, the brakes went to the floor, causing the vehicle to collide. The dealer has replaced the master cylinder.

- Fort Mill, SC, USA

problem #6

Dec 301997

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Rear extension hausing failed.

- Muskegon H, MI, USA

problem #5

Oct 231997

S-10 Pickup

  • miles

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

Master cylinder failed causing brake fluid to leak.

- Muskegon H, MI, USA

problem #4

Mar 031997

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Master cylinder broke.

- Atoka, OK, USA

problem #3

Dec 191996

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
ABS brakes; when applying the brakes in normal conditions, the pedal goes to the floor and the brakes fail to stop the vehicle. Consumer states the booster and master cylinder was replaced and everything was okay.

- Aloha, OR, USA

problem #2

Dec 221996

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
ABS brake failure, when brakes are applied they are very soft and spongy; also, make a popping sound, replaced master cynider/calipers/pads, and axle bearing.

- Udall, KS, USA

problem #1

Nov 011996

S-10 Pickup 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Failure of the master cylinder due to a poor finish on the brake system, consumer brake pedal went to the floor, causing the consumer to have a near accident. Also radio goes out when vehicle goes over bumps, also grill is peeling.

- West Carrolton, OH, USA

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