2004 Chevrolet Venture - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2004 Chevrolet Venture

129 problems have been reported for the 2004 Chevrolet Venture.
The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2004 Chevrolet Venture.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system
with 33 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's structure
(19 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2004 Chevrolet Venture

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 2004 Chevrolet Venture in the United States are 76,768 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chevrolet Venture owners in the last 15 years is 129, and the age of the vehicle is 15, 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 2004 Chevrolet Venture in 2004.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

1

2018

5

2017

0

2016

0

2015

2

2014

7

2013

6

2012

6

2011

9

2010

12

2009

13

2008

5

2007

8

2006

8

2005

20

2004

1

Compare the 2004 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 2004 Chevrolet Venture
with the Chevrolet Venture from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2004 Venture is 129
while the average number of problems reported for the 10 model years of the Chevrolet Venture is 235.

Table 3. Compare the 2004 Chevrolet Venture with other model years