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10.0

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

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1996 Chevrolet Tahoe brakes problems

brakes problem

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1996 Chevrolet Tahoe Owner Comments

problem #11

Sep 291999

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • miles

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

Brakes continually fail since ownership. Mjs

- Warren, NJ, USA

problem #10

Sep 291999

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • miles
Brakes continually fail since ownership. Mjs

- Warren, NJ, USA

problem #9

Oct 261998

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • miles
When applying the brakes the pedal goes to the floor and the vehicle keeps going. Dealer has not seen vehicle as off yet.

- Norristown, PA, USA

problem #8

Oct 271997

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Brakes failed.

- Los Angeles, CA, USA

problem #7

Sep 031998

Tahoe 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Consumer was driving 55 mph on dry road, began to press on brakes then brakes started to grab and lock up. Dealer and manufacturer have been notified.

- Prudenville, MI, USA

problem #6

Mar 181996

Tahoe 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Anti lock brakes lock up and master cylinder loses fluid.

- Staten Island, NY, USA

problem #5

Nov 051997

(reported on)

Tahoe 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Front brakes failed.

- Rocky Poin, NY, USA

problem #4

Sep 191997

Tahoe 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving on freeway appled brakes and discovered that the pedal kept going down, and by the time he reached safety the reservior was empty, he had no brake fluid, he had no brakes.

- Tempe, AZ, USA

problem #3

Feb 261997

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • miles
Front end shimmies when brakes applied.

- Lakeside, OR, USA

problem #2

Apr 141997

(reported on)

Tahoe

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Brakes failed.

- Corona Del Mar, CA, USA

problem #1

Mar 221996

Tahoe

  • miles
Front end. Applied brakes, vehicle jerked to right or left abruptly when being applied. Problem with clearance between knuckle and caster.

- Topeka, KS, USA

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