2003 Chevrolet Venture - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2003 Chevrolet Venture

190 problems have been reported for the 2003 Chevrolet Venture. The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for 2003 Chevrolet Venture. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting with 29 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (25 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2003 Chevrolet Venture

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

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 2003 Chevrolet Venture in the United States are 97,990 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chevrolet Venture owners in the last 16 years is 190, and the age of the vehicle is 16, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 190 / 97,990 / 16 * 1000 = 0.12.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Chevrolet Venture model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2003 Chevrolet Venture in 2003.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
0
  2018
4
  2017
0
  2016
4
  2015
2
  2014
7
  2013
12
  2012
7
  2011
12
  2010
6
  2009
8
  2008
17
  2007
16
  2006
13
  2005
23
  2004
25
  2003
1

small car iamge Compare the 2003 Chevrolet Venture with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Chevrolet Venture, the following table can be used to compare the 2003 Chevrolet Venture with the Chevrolet Venture from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2003 Venture is 190 while the average number of problems reported for the 10 model years of the Chevrolet Venture is 235.

Table 3. Compare the 2003 Chevrolet Venture with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2005 Venture
42
  2004 Venture
129
  2003 Venture
190
  2002 Venture
224
  2001 Venture
226
  2000 Venture
351
  1999 Venture
349
  1998 Venture
409
  1997 Venture
432
  1996 Venture
2


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