1999 Chevrolet Silverado - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado

1,680 problems have been reported for the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado. The following chart shows the 22 most common problems for 1999 Chevrolet Silverado. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic with 805 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, air (99 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
805
  Air Brake
99
  Tire
84
  Power Train
82
  Vehicle Speed Control
71
  Suspension
71
  Structure
66
  Engine And Engine Cooling
53
  Electrical System
51
  Steering
43
  Seats
42
  Seat Belt
36
  Parking Brake
35
  Air Bag
32
  Latches/locks/linkage
20
  Gasoline Fuel System
17
  Exterior Lighting
16
  Other Fuel System
14
  Unknown Or Other
13
  Equipment
12
  Visibility
11
  Wheel
7

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado in 1999.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
0
  2018
0
  2017
0
  2016
0
  2015
13
  2014
19
  2013
31
  2012
26
  2011
26
  2010
14
  2009
3
  2008
2
  2007
7
  2006
38
  2005
135
  2004
147
  2003
202
  2002
225
  2001
212
  2000
154
  1999
8

small car iamge Compare the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Chevrolet Silverado, the following table can be used to compare the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado with the Chevrolet Silverado from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 1999 Silverado is 1,680 while the average number of problems reported for the 22 model years of the Chevrolet Silverado is 387.

Table 3. Compare the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado with other model years



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