Chevrolet Suburban - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Chevrolet Suburban owners have reported a total of 6,167 problems for their cars built in the 23 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 Suburban. The 1999 Chevrolet Suburban cars have the most problems reported (722 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Chevrolet Suburban

  Common problems of Chevrolet Suburban

The following chart shows the 28 most common problems for Chevrolet Suburban cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (1,290 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (760 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Chevrolet Suburban

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
1,290
  Electrical System
760
  Air Bag
582
  Equipment
464
  Engine And Engine Cooling
408
  Steering
314
  Power Train
305
  Tire
291
  Structure
285
  Gasoline Fuel System
231
   
  Visibility
229
  Seat Belt
121
  Vehicle Speed Control
120
  Other Fuel System
112
  Latches/locks/linkage
109
  Parking Brake
100
  Suspension
96
  Seats
68
  Electronic Stability Control
64
  Exterior Lighting
61
  Unknown Or Other
48
  Air Brake
44
  Wheel
43
  Child Seat
6
  Interior Lighting
6
  Diesel Fuel System
5
  Traction Control System
4
  Back Over Prevention
1


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