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Crashes / Fires:
1 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1996 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup transmission problems

transmission problem

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1996 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup Owner Comments (Page 2 of 2)

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problem #4

Jul 091997

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles


Recall 96V035000; the transmission seems to lock up when driving. Daily driving ranges at 70 mph to 100mph. Dealer states the vehicle does not comply with recall. Consumer does not want to drive, but it is only means of transportation.

- Washington, DC, USA

problem #3

Jan 211997

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Replaced noisy engine. Also, replaced leaking transmission/master cylinder/power steering pump. In adition, front strut failed and windshield wipers do not operate properly.

- Albuquerque, NM, USA

problem #2

Nov 011996

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Transmission failed.

- Sierra Madre, CA, USA

problem #1

Jun 011996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Transmission shifts, especially when coming out of a turn, also slips on occasion.

- Toms River, NJ, USA

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