Chevrolet Silverado owners have reported 280 vehicle speed control related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 13 most common vehicle speed control problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control (89 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's accelerator pedal (57 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Vehicle Speed Control problems|
|Accelerator Pedal problems|
|Accelerator Stuck problems|
|Car Accelerates On Its Own problems|
|Cruise Control problems|
|Speed Control Linkage problems|
|Car Throttle Sticking problems|
|Speed Control Cable problems|
|Speedometer/odometer Failure problems|
|Car Throttle Stuck problems|
|Speed Sensor problems|
|Fail To Accelerate problems|
|Speed Control Springs problems|
The abs system failed when braking on a snowy, icy, slippery road locking all four wheels causing the vehicle to skid out of control. The brake light and abs light and tcs icon were displayed. The brakes had to be released to regain steering control and judicious use of manual braking eventually Read details...
There is a high effort at the gas pedal on when the vehicle is cold. Sometimes this effort is so great that when backing or in a parking lot, I must apply force then the vehicle lurches forward. This has been happening for a number of years since I purchased the vehicle new in October of 1999. Read details...
Accelerator stuck driving on an interstate going 65m/h. Slammed on my brakes took a good 30 seconds before I could get it to slow down and stop on the side of the road. Has not happened since. Read details...
Vehicle unexpectedly accelerated at a gradual increase form 25 to 40 mph on its own accord. Vehicle did decelerate once brakes were applied. Manufacture notified through the visit to the dealer ,and Read details...
To date I only have 60kmi. On my 2008 Silverado. Its immaculetly maintained. So far both airbag sensors have gone bad and I've lost cruise controll. Ive also lost the driver side speaker functionality. Read details...