really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
188,000 miles

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problem #2

Jun 052017


  • 232,000 miles
The contact owns a 2000 Chevrolet Suburban. While driving 20 mph, the vehicle caught on fire between the accelerator pedal and engine firewall. The fire department was notified and was able to extinguish the fire. A fire report was filed. The vehicle was towed to the contact's residence. The contact sustained minor blisters to the bottom of the feet, which did not require medical attention. The vehicle was not taken to be diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 232,000.

- Independence, MO, USA

problem #1

Dec 012012

Suburban 8-cyl

  • 144,000 miles
Just like every other Chevy with the 4.8L or 5.3L engine, the exhaust manifold bolts broke off. Causing an exhaust leak, and shortening the lifetime of the vehicle. Epa should be involved, as most of these vehicles experience this issue. It is ridiculously expensive to fix, $2500+.

- Londonderry, NH, USA