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Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
13,004 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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2001 Chevrolet Suburban brakes problems

brakes problem

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2001 Chevrolet Suburban Owner Comments

problem #3

Aug 152005

Suburban 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 13 miles


Have a 2001 Suburban lt about 10 to 5 mph the ABS will start pumping the brakes coming to a complete stop or parking in a lot with the wheel turned. Happends alot. This all happening with no rain. When it's sunny and dry.

- Collegeville, PA, USA

problem #2

Jun 062005

Suburban 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
I have 2 2001 Chevy with ABS problems. Suburban and Silverado pickup. When coming to a slow stop, the brakes will release like one ice, but one dry pavement

- Grayling, MI, USA

problem #1

Jan 042004

Suburban 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 39,000 miles
On 1/4/04, we were traveling down I95 in Florida. As we approached an overpass, the traffic had come to a stop. I applied the brakes and truck slowed down, but when it reached around 10 mph, the truck kept going. I had both feet on the brake and the truck wouldn't stop. I hit the car in front of me (2 adults, 3 children) who in turn hit the car in front of them (2 adults). No one was injured. When we got home, I went to change the brakes and noticed the rotors were flaking and disintegrating.

- Fair Haven, NJ, USA

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