Air Brake Problems of Chevrolet Cobalt

Chevrolet Cobalt owners have reported 4 air brake related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 1 most common air brake problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air brake (4 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Air Brake related problems of Chevrolet Cobalt

Problem Category Number of Problems
Air Brake problems
Air Brake problem #1

I had extremely premature back brake wear on my 2009 Cobalt ss turbocharged.

Air Brake problem #2

With just over five thousand miles on the car the rear brake pads are grinding. The of the rear rotors has deep grooves. When it is wet its extremely hard to stop. I almost hit the vehicle in front of me when I was on an exit ramp because the vehicle wouldn't stop.

Air Brake problem #3

Brakes squeak hard when coming to a stop and continue to squeal until car is fully stopped. Took car to dealership under warranty and was told there was nothing to do a year later brakes still squeak nearly everytime I brake. New brake pads are needed!!!!!!.

Air Brake problem #4

Tl-contact stated she was driving at 45mph and her brakes locked on her. This has happen over eight times. Contact took the vehicle back to the dealer they stated she had low tires and making her abs brakes go crazy and locking up the tires. They went ahead and plugged a hole in her tire. The vehicle was fine once she left the dealer. The next day it started again. There is no indication of anything warning before it happens. Contact has not taken the vehicle angain to the dealer.

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