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3.2

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
42,760 miles

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1996 Chevrolet Suburban fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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1996 Chevrolet Suburban Owner Comments

problem #4

Nov 282005

Suburban 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 171,038 miles

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

Fuel system malfunction. Fuel pump fuse blown. Removed fuel pump/sending unit assembly, found wiring burnt/charred inside fuel tank. Replaced entire sending unit. 30K miles later, same malfunction. Wiring burnt at the fuel pump connector.

- Tucosn, AZ, USA

problem #3

Sep 132002

Suburban

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Consumer stated that vehicle would crank but not start due to fuel pump failure. The fuel pump failure caused the wire from the fuel pump to get extremely hot and burned the plastic connection.

- Erlanger, KY, USA

problem #2

Aug 011999

Suburban

  • miles
Fuel pump went out.

- Alpha, IL, USA

problem #1

Feb 032000

(reported on)

Suburban

  • miles
Engine cuts off without warning, causing all power steering and electrical power to go out. Also. Dealer has seen vehicle 5 times, and has changed fuel pump numerous times. But problem still exists.

- Starke, FL, USA

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