Chevrolet Silverado - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Chevrolet Silverado owners have reported a total of 8,502 problems for their cars built in the 22 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Chevrolet Silverado. The 1999 Chevrolet Silverado cars have the most problems reported (1,680 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Chevrolet Silverado

  Common problems of Chevrolet Silverado

The following chart shows the 28 most common problems for Chevrolet Silverado cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (2,762 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (688 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Chevrolet Silverado

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
2,762
  Electrical System
688
  Power Train
604
  Engine And Engine Cooling
538
  Air Bag
433
  Steering
425
  Structure
385
  Tire
306
  Vehicle Speed Control
277
  Suspension
268
   
  Visibility
259
  Equipment
223
  Air Brake
205
  Parking Brake
179
  Gasoline Fuel System
159
  Other Fuel System
142
  Seats
134
  Seat Belt
122
  Exterior Lighting
100
  Latches/locks/linkage
93
  Wheel
79
  Unknown Or Other
66
  Electronic Stability Control
31
  Diesel Fuel System
11
  Interior Lighting
6
  Traction Control System
3
  Child Seat
3
  Forward Collision Avoidance
1


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