Chevrolet Silverado - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Chevrolet Silverado owners have reported a total of 8,530 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 (2,766 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (692 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Chevrolet Silverado

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
2,766
  Electrical System
692
  Power Train
607
  Engine And Engine Cooling
543
  Air Bag
433
  Steering
426
  Structure
387
  Tire
306
  Vehicle Speed Control
278
  Suspension
268
   
  Visibility
260
  Equipment
226
  Air Brake
205
  Parking Brake
179
  Gasoline Fuel System
159
  Other Fuel System
143
  Seats
134
  Seat Belt
122
  Exterior Lighting
101
  Latches/locks/linkage
93
  Wheel
80
  Unknown Or Other
66
  Electronic Stability Control
32
  Diesel Fuel System
11
  Interior Lighting
6
  Traction Control System
3
  Child Seat
3
  Forward Collision Avoidance
1


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