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1996 Chevrolet Suburban windows / windshield problems

windows / windshield problem

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1996 Chevrolet Suburban Owner Comments (Page 2 of 2)

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problem #5

Nov 151999

(reported on)


  • miles


Intermittently windshield wipers become inoperable, causing poor visibility. A recall has been issued on vehicle's make/model. However, this vehicle was not included due to VIN. Dealer and manufacturer have been notified.

- Miami, FL, USA

problem #4

Jun 141999

(reported on)


  • miles
Consumer is experiencing the same problem as the described in recall for the windshield wipers. But this vehicle is not included in recall due to VIN. Dealer has been contacted.

- Winters, TX, USA

problem #3

Apr 031999


  • miles
Windshield wiper worked intermittently. The dealer replaced the wiper pulse board and said it was doing the same thing the pulse boards did that were recalled. But the recall was for cars 94 to 5-96, my car was made in 8-96 and was not under the recall. I spoke with Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020 claim # 990317773 and was told due to the age and milage of my car they would not cover it. This car is newer than the cars they recalled and has the same problem. Additional recalls need to be made on this part.

- Austin, TX, USA

problem #2

Aug 141998

Suburban 4WD

  • miles
Wiper motor circuit board/wiper delay module.

- Goodrich, MI, USA

problem #1

Nov 041997

(reported on)


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Wiper control unit failed.

- Santa Moni, CA, USA

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