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1996 Chevrolet Suburban electrical problems

electrical problem

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1996 Chevrolet Suburban Owner Comments (Page 2 of 2)

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problem #5

Jul 271999


  • miles


Major failures at 2 years A/C, batt, alternator, fuel pump & differential,

- Bellaire, TX, USA

problem #4

Sep 231999

(reported on)


  • miles
The battery has been replaced 3 times within the last three years, each time with a new battery. Three weeks ago, a new battery was put in the truck again. Also, alternator is not big enough for this truck, which kills the battery. The dealer has not been notified about this problem.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #3

Oct 071997

Suburban 4WD Diesel

  • miles
We have had numerous problems with this vehicle which are too numerous to list here on your questionnaire. Chevrolet customer service has not been of any service or help to us. We have obtained an attorney and we were advised to contact your service and try to obtain information. If you can be of any help, please contact me. Thank you.

- Sandia, TX, USA

problem #2

Jul 081996

Suburban 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Battery failed.

- Ojai, CA, USA

problem #1

Apr 011996

Suburban 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Battery failed.

- Hempstead, NY, USA

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