fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
19,710 miles

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problem #6

Oct 172008

Silverado 3500

  • 79,650 miles
Chevy Silverado truck had exhaust leak(6.0liter). Upon inspection, exhaust manifold bolt heads were noted to be broken off. After talking with other Silverado owners, they also had the same problem with the exhaust manifold bolts.

- Broadalbin, NY, USA

problem #5

Apr 102002

Silverado 3500 6-cyl

  • miles
Consumer complained of defective engine making constant noise. Vehicle also vibrated while driving. In addition, dealer replaced water pump and engine belts.

- Rochester, NY, USA

problem #4

Jan 012002

Silverado 3500 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 38,607 miles
The consumer took the vehicle to be inspected. This is when the mechanic noticed that the front wheel bearings on the left and right side needed to be replaced. There was three inches of looseness up and down, left and right on both wheel because of bearing failure. The vehicle was taken to the dealer and they agreed that the bearing were worn. The vehicle had exceeded the 36000 mile warranty by about 200 miles, therefore the consumer had to pay for the repairs. The consumer was also informed that there were no grease fittings which is why the bearings had to be replaced. Manifold/gasket leaked due to poor design.

- Stroudsburg, PA, USA

problem #3

Jan 022002

Silverado 3500 4WD

  • miles
Exhaust leaks due to poor design. Nlm

- Stroudsburg, PA, USA

problem #2

Dec 161999

Silverado 3500

  • miles
Rough idle, exhaust burning black, smell of gasoline in oil

- Dunsmuir, CA, USA

problem #1

Oct 261999

Silverado 3500

  • miles
Engine idles rough (missing), inside of exhaust is burning black, average mpg is 16.6, oil on dip-stick has gasoline smell.

- Dunsmuir, CA, USA