fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
15,855 miles

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problem #5

Jan 052007


  • 38,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 GMC Envoy. The contact stated that while driving the vehicle it will randomly jump from 2 wheel drive to 4 wheel drive without warning causing the car to become idle and you must turn the car off completely. She took the vehicle into a local mechanic where he replaced the brakes and checked the wheels and stated that there was nothing wrong with the vehicle. She is also experiencing problems with the front passenger seat belt it locks when fastened. She took the car to the dealer and they informed her that it was no longer covered under warranty and any repairs made would be at the owner's expense. The vehicle is also experiencing exterior light failure, both headlights burned out within weeks apart and they were replaced at owner's expense. The failure mileage was 38,000. The current mileage was 86,000 (SC) updated 06/25/08. The consumer also stated when driving past 70 mph, the vehicle would shake. The windshield wipers were replaced. The consumer stated the motor failed. Updated 06/25/08

- Bloomfield, NJ, USA

problem #4

Oct 012005

Envoy 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The contact stated the windshield wipers failed to turn off. The problem first began intermittently, but has gradually got worse. There was a recall, and the repairs were made. However, the problem recurred. The dealership was contacted. Since recall repairs already been performed the dealer stated all other replacements would be at the contact's expense.

- Fonddulac, WI, USA

problem #3

Dec 202004


  • miles
When driving in the rain windshield wipers failed, causing the driver to pull off the road.

- Brentwood, NC, USA

problem #2

Jan 292004

Envoy 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Windshield wipers run intermittently while on the delay cycle.

- Dearborn, MI, USA

problem #1

Jan 022004

Envoy 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 41,275 miles
The windshield wipers would not operate. There were wet roads and fog; but, it was not raining. The wipers were needed to see adequately. When roads dried and fog subsided, went to dealer for replacement of motor assembly.

- Pendleton, IN, USA