fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
14,622 miles

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problem #7

Mar 012019

Silverado 2500

  • 40,000 miles
Not sure where burning smell is coming from. Brakes" engine? tires" after driving longer than 30 miles I can small something, like burning.

- Hillman, MN, USA

problem #6

Aug 122018

Silverado 2500

  • 11,000 miles
Front wheels simply just peel apart in chips. Rear wheels appear to be fine, so this is an issue with turning or friction on the front wheels. The tires chip away through out the entire surface of the thread, leaving voids and gashes on the surface. We drive on paved roads, so there really shouldn't be an issue with excessive wear such as driving on rough roads. I did show this to our local dealer, they claim the vehicle needs an alignment, but keep in mind the vehicle has under 15K miles from the dealer. Already, we can see these tires not even coming close to the warranty thread wear limit. Per dealer, no recalls on our VIN.

- San Antonio, TX, USA

problem #5

Jul 312018

Silverado 2500

  • 11,300 miles
The contact owns a 2017 Chevrolet Silverado. While driving various speeds, the vehicle started vibrating. The vehicle was taken to muzi Chevrolet (56 tv pl, needham heights, MA 02494, (855) 258-3295) where the wheels were balanced. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was approximately 11,300.

- Norwood, MA, USA

problem #4

May 212018

Silverado 2500

  • 36,000 miles
Takata recall, first the truck was overheating, then oil leaking, then and tire truck full of rust spots and still rusty in badging, then $14,000 repair to replace the entire rear end of the truck, they said the wheels were going to fall off. I bought this truck new, it has 30,000 miles.I paid $87,000. I contacted Chevy corporate office, no response I contacted bob bell of bel air Maryland where I bought the truck also no response.

- Port Deposit, MD, USA

problem #3

Oct 152017

Silverado 2500

  • 3,000 miles
The contact owns a 2017 Chevrolet Silverado. While driving various speeds, the vehicle would vibrate. The vehicle was taken to huffines Chevrolet (1400 stemmons fwy, lewisville, tx 75067) where it was diagnosed that the tires were out of balance and the front driver's tire needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired; however, the failure persisted. The vehicle was taken to classic Chevrolet (3991, 1101 tx-114, grapevine, tx 76051) where it was diagnosed that the motor mount needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred. The manufacturer was not notified. The approximate failure mileage was 3,000.

- Arlington, TX, USA

problem #2

Dec 292017

Silverado 2500

  • 52 miles
Just bought a new 2017 black edition. Reg cab short bed. 5.3. shakes from new over 73+ mph. Took it to dealer at 648 miles on 01/19/2018. Purchased new 12/28/2017. They rebalanced all 4 wheels. Still shakes. They put a new driveshaft in and said it was fixed. I picked it up today. Nope. It's worse. Now it begins shake no at 60 and at 74-75 has a pretty dramatic shake. This happens while driving on the interstate. Now I go back again Monday to let them have another go at it.this is a brand new truck.

- Bridgeton, MO, USA

problem #1

Oct 302017

Silverado 2500

  • 1,000 miles
Noticed after purchase that there is vibration like a bad tire 35-42 mph. Vibration felt in seat, console and steering wheel 58-65 mph. Transmission down shifts hard sometimes feels like being bumped from behind, it also hesitates and jerks after letting off the accelerator and accelerating again between 25-45 mph. When accelerating it surges, jerks and stumbles. Sometimes when accelerating the transmission downshifts and hangs in that gear until you let off the accelerator. Under heavy acceleration there is vibration in the power train and the transmission seem noisy. At 25 mph it shutters like the transmission is in to high of a gear under light acceleration. Returned to waldorf Chevrolet where I purchased it and was told they balanced 2 tires and reset the road force, scanned transmission no codes transmission ok after shop foreman road tested for 21 miles no other repairs needed. Picked it up driving home noticed all the problems were still there and after inspection of my wheels noticed that the wheels were balanced still had the old weights still on the wheels with new weights also. Made another appointment this time to have shop foreman (rick) ride with me to show him what it was doing which we did and left my truck again. After 8 days I am told it was ready I was told they did a pico scope test and the driveshaft was being replaced then only tested it was ok. Checked run out on flanges all within specs. Found the right rear tire bad. They put steel wheel from another truck on and road tested with no change. They drove another truck and it rides the same. Even has the shutters on hard acceleration. Said they called GM tac back and they don¿T see a problem with this. Written documents be sent via mail. Made another appointment

- Temple Hills, MD, USA