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10.0

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

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1998 Chevrolet Silverado suspension problems

suspension problem

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1998 Chevrolet Silverado Owner Comments

problem #5

Aug 182002

(reported on)

Silverado 4WD

  • miles

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

While driving the steering wheel will jerk to the side. This is very dangerous it wil really cause you to over correct and cause a very serious accident. I really would like to find out if this has been reported before or if there has been a recall on this particular model. Other than this problem we love the truck. Thanks for you consideration on this problem.

- Richmond, KY, USA

problem #4

Jun 302000

(reported on)

Silverado

  • miles
Rubbing noise would occur when making a slow left hand turn. It sounded like it was coming from power steering, or steering sector.

- West Helena, AR, USA

problem #3

Feb 041998

Silverado

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The steering wheel would jerk. It feels like steering went out. The problem is intermittent, but an every day occurrence. Been to dealer & mechanic they could not locate cause of jerking.

- Gerald, TX, USA

problem #2

Mar 011998

Silverado 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle experiencing excessive vibration when being driven at 40 mph. Dealer says it's normal.

- New Haven, IN, USA

problem #1

Aug 201998

(reported on)

Silverado

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle wanders back and fourth while driving at speeds 30 to 40 mph. Dealer noted problem as manufacturing defect.

- Lakeworth, FL, USA

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