Chevrolet S10 owners have reported 55 steering related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 14 most common steering problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (12 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering gear box (8 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Steering Gear Box problems|
|Steering Wheel problems|
|Steering Column problems|
|Steering Linkages problems|
|Hydraulic Power Assist Steering System problems|
|Steering Tie Rod Assembly problems|
|Steering Knuckle Spindle problems|
|Power Steering Pump problems|
|Steering Rack And Pinion problems|
|Steering Idler Arm problems|
|Steering Gear Box Shaft Pitman problems|
|Power Steering Fluid problems|
|Steering Pinion Shaft problems|
Our abs light keeps coming on and when it does the abs don't work. It comes on whenever it wants. It is the same issues as the 2000 are having and they have a recall. It recently caused the back wheel not to move at all. We were told the spring inside the module is going out. Read details...
Consumer states vehilce vibrates excessively from the undercarriage. Dealer diagnosed problem as defective 4x4 gear box. Dealer advised consumer there is no fix for the problem, but only modification to reduce vibration. Ph Read details...
Vehicle has improper steering. The steering wheel sways, even if vehicle is going straight. Dealership has replaced the gear box, and other steering components. But, problem still exists. Read details...
When the key is inserted into key hole in steering column, the key holder does not allow the key to rotate to start ignition. Several attempts are required to finally rotate the key to start the engine. The same problem occurs when I try to stop the engine. I took th vehicle to the dealer. Read details...
Pitman joint on front passenger's side is loose. There is a difference between driver's and passenger side. Contacted dealer, and dealer stated there was a tolerable amount of play to be allowable, not bad enough to be covered. Read details...