Air Bag Related Problems of the 1997 Chevrolet Venture

Table 1 shows six common air bag related problems of the 1997 Chevrolet Venture. The number one most common problem is related to the air bag not deploy (four problems). The second most common problem is related to the air bag (three problems).

Table 1. Air Bag related problems of Chevrolet Venture

  Recently reported Air Bag problems of the 1997 Chevrolet Venture

The Air Bag Not Deploy problem

Front collision at 45-50 mph, passenger's airbag did not deploy; however, driver's airbag deployed and immediatly exploded. Neck/jaw/back injuries to passenger. Driver sustained injuries to chest and neck areas. Vehicle was totalled.   Read details...

The Air Bag problem

My 1997 Chevrolet Venture was in the driveway no one in it and not running when the passenger air bag suddenly deployed. I was told it was a wiring defect and would cost more than the car was worth to fix it!! apparently water got into the wire harness.   Read details...

The Front Air Bag problem

When consumer's son was driving about 35 mph, he was trying to step on brake pedal to reduce speed, but vehicle did not reduce speed, it accelerated. Front of vehicle struck a telephone pole, and none of the air bags deployed.   Read details...

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