Chevrolet Suburban - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Chevrolet Suburban owners have reported a total of 6,629 problems for their cars built in the 24 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 (724 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 (1,418 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (795 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Chevrolet Suburban

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
1,418
  Electrical System
795
  Air Bag
676
  Equipment
532
  Engine And Engine Cooling
433
  Steering
334
  Power Train
319
  Structure
313
  Tire
292
  Visibility
233
   
  Gasoline Fuel System
231
  Seat Belt
124
  Vehicle Speed Control
122
  Other Fuel System
119
  Latches/locks/linkage
110
  Suspension
106
  Parking Brake
100
  Electronic Stability Control
81
  Seats
70
  Exterior Lighting
62
  Unknown Or Other
48
  Wheel
44
  Air Brake
44
  Child Seat
7
  Interior Lighting
6
  Diesel Fuel System
5
  Traction Control System
4
  Back Over Prevention
1


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