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10.0

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

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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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1996 Chevrolet Silverado engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Chevrolet Silverado Owner Comments

problem #3

Feb 262001

Silverado

  • miles

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

Engine stalled intermittently, and on four occasions vehicle has surged forward in heavy traffic. Vehicle been in dealer shop on two occasions, and had fuel injector replaced, but problem would reoccur. Feel free to provide any further details on this matter.

- Valleyview, TX, USA

problem #2

Aug 302000

(reported on)

Silverado

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Intermittently windshield wipers become inoperable, obstructing view of driver. A recall has been issued on the vehicle's make and model; however, this vehicle was not included due to the VIN. Vehicle died while driving.

- Indinola, IA, USA

problem #1

Oct 271999

(reported on)

Silverado

  • miles
Noticed smoke inside the vehicle. Consumer pulled over and noticed smoke coming from the engine. Consumer put fire out. Dealer has been notified.

- Manfield, LA, USA

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