10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
71 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
42 / 0
Average Mileage:
2,158 miles

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problem #16

Sep 011996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
While driving vehicle on dry roads late at night tried to avoid a deer, hit brakes (ABS) and they failed, hit embankment, air bag did not deploy, seat belts did not hold driver.

- Jewett, TX, USA

problem #15

Nov 051996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
During a frontal impact accident at 50 mph the driver's side air bag did not deploy.

- Pico Rivera, CA, USA

problem #14

Oct 021996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
During a front impact accident at 35 mph, the driver's side air bag did not deploy.

- Shawnee, OK, USA

problem #13

Aug 241996

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
During frontal impact, the driver's side air bag did not deploy.

- Drakesboro, KY, USA

problem #12

Jun 291996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Driver's airbag did not deploy during front end collision; rearended another moving vehicle.

- Norfolk, VA, USA

problem #11

Jun 061996

S-10 Pickup

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Failure on the driver side air bag, consumer was involved in a head-on collision and the driver side air bag did not deploy. Consumer was injured in accident.

- Olcott, NY, USA

problem #10

May 291996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
At 12:00 accident at 40-45mph driver side airbag did not deploy.the truck was totoled.

- Sweet Water, TN, USA

problem #9

Jun 071996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Driver's side air bag did not deploy when vehicle was involved in an accident.

- Sesser, IL, USA

problem #8

Feb 011996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
No deployment of drivers air bag in head on collision, resulting in injury.

- Roswell, GA, USA

problem #7

May 231996

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
While driving, on gravel road on foggy weather, lost control at approx. 55mph, ran into ditch and hit trees, 12:00 on front bumper, airbag failed to deploy.

- Thomasville, AL, USA

problem #6

Apr 261996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Air bag failed to deploy during an accident.

- Bradey, TX, USA

problem #5

Apr 261996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Air bag failed to deploy during an accident.

- Bradey, TX, USA

problem #4

Feb 171996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
Air bag; the consumer was in a head-on collision and the driver side air bag did not deploy.

- Roswell, GA, USA

problem #3

Jan 081996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
After hitting a tree at 65mph, driver airbag did not deploy, resulting in total loss of vehicle.

- Bakerfield, CA, USA

problem #2

Jan 081996

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
After hitting a tree at 65mph, driver airbag did not deploy, resulting in total loss of vehicle.

- Bakerfield, CA, USA

problem #1

Jan 311996

(reported on)

S-10 Pickup

  • miles
While driving, on snow/ice roads, vehicle ran off road into an embankment, at approx. 30mph, hit tree 12:00 on front bumper, airbag failed to deploy.

- Nashville, TN, USA