2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

315 problems have been reported for the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.
The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
with 140 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment
(36 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in the United States are 207,302 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chevrolet Silverado 1500 owners in the last 9 years is 315, and the age of the vehicle is 9, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in 2010.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

12

2018

29

2017

62

2016

83

2015

31

2014

18

2013

19

2012

11

2011

19

2010

31

Compare the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Chevrolet Silverado 1500,
the following table can be used to compare the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2010 Silverado 1500 is 315
while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is 365.

Table 3. Compare the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with other model years