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really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
77,500 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
  2. try looking at your swaybar bushings i had a similar noise (1 reports)
2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer steering problems

steering problem

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2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer Owner Comments

problem #2

Mar 072011

Trailblazer LT

  • Automatic transmission
  • 147,000 miles


I just wish that Chevy could make front end parts that actually have grease fittings once again so that those of us who would like to take proper care of our vehicles can. The parts they make now is crap!! It cost an arm and a leg and it just wont last for long...

- khuntersgirl, Hensley, AR, USA

problem #1

Aug 182004

(reported on)


  • 8,000 miles

I have a loud continuous clunking sound in my front wheel when i turn it to the right, I took it into the dealer and they said they couldn't find anything, approx 3 wks later i was in an accident, i was going around a turn to the right and when i tried to bring the steering wheel back i couldn't and ran off the road..

I took it back in and they said they still can't find anything..

You can see on my right tire that the outside is worn, the serviceman said that's normal for 4wheel drive??

There is something seriously wrong with my vehicle and the serviceman doesn't know

Anyone with info or same problem

- bckwht66, Richland, PA, USA

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