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

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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.

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1998 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup seat belts / air bags problems

seat belts / air bags problem

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1998 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup Owner Comments

problem #5

Jun 232002

S-10 Pickup 4WD

  • miles


What do we do to get this safety issue taken care of?. no safety defect listed.

- Kansas City, MO, USA

problem #4

Jul 152001

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Seat belt on passenger's side will not retract from retractor, leaving occupant without any restraint in a vehicle crash. Dealer notifed. Feel free to provide any further information.

- Crawfordville, FL, USA

problem #3

Apr 042000

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Vehicle was previously rearended and the drivers side seatbelt did not protect consumer. As a result, consumer incurred injuries. Manufacturer assured consumer that the seatbelt had been fixed. However, vehicle was again rearended at a stop light, and the seatbelt did not retract. Consumer sustained injuries again.

- Twinsburg, OH, USA

problem #2

Nov 291998

S-10 Pickup

  • Manual transmission
  • miles
When driving at any speed and applying the brakes, they work intermittently, and sometimes they won't work at all. Also, there is an oil leak/side mirror fell off/ seat latch fell off, and driver's side seat belt isn't working. Vehicle has been dealer has been aware of problem, and vehicle has been at dealer's for repairs. The brake failed while trying to avoid not hitting a dear and vehicle involved in the accident, two people injured.

- Rush, KY, USA

problem #1

Dec 031998

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Consumer was traveling 45-50mph when a deer appeared on the road, deer was hit. Vehicle went into an embankment on the right side towards trees. Entire front demolished. Neither air bag deployed. The seat belts did not restrain the driver. Driver sustained injuries to the face & body.

- Ridgeway, VA, USA

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