Chevrolet Silverado owners have reported 278 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 (87 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|
|Car Throttle Sticking problems|
|Speed Control Linkage problems|
|Speed Control Cable problems|
|Speedometer/odometer Failure problems|
|Car Throttle Stuck problems|
|Speed Sensor problems|
|Speed Control Springs problems|
|Fail To Accelerate problems|
A rough clunk noise occurs when trying to stop, and car actually revs to accelerate speed when applying breaking and trying to stop. (in . Motion) this is a dangerous issue. Transmission does not appear to smoothly enter into subsequent gears. A jerk occurs in between shifting of gears. 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...