Tag: GMC

38 Posts

Jan 01, 1997

Should I spend $726 to fix the ABS on my Buick when the car still brakes just fine?

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Before my husband passed away he purchased a new Buick LeSabre in for us We have taken good care of the car and have had it repaired and serviced when necessary Now it has almost miles on it and the...


Oct 01, 1996

Just as GM improves their public image, there they go shooting themselves in the foot with lousy customer service.

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Do you remember the s GM's reputation for customer service and trust were low Well now we're in the s and GM seems to have made great strides in these areas The Mr Goodwrench commercials had finally convinced me to...

dealers GMC

Jan 01, 1996

GM should absolutely cover the cost of a new engine...but you'll need a lawyer.

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I bought a Chevrolet X pickup truck in December of In June of this year the engine lost its oil pressure and the engine was badly damaged The motor had only miles on it at the time but because of...

liability Chevrolet GMC

Dec 01, 1995

A classic case of GMPSS: General Motors Power Steering Syndrome

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I have a Chevy Cavalier When the temperature outside gets into the s or colder the power steering will feel like it's not working for about seconds After that time it seems to warm up and work normally This problem...

steering recalls GMC

Jan 01, 1995

Any chance that Chevy owes me a new paint job?

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I am the second owner of a C- Chevy full size pick up The color is blue About three years ago the paint just started to flake off I see other trucks around town that are the same color and...

paint Chevrolet GMC

Nov 01, 1993

Yet another case of G.M.P.S.S: General Motors Power Steering Syndrome

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OK you two let's see you answer this one I have a Chevy Celebrity and my brother has a Buick Century We both seem to have the same problem with our power steering When we first start our cars on...

steering recalls GMC

Oct 01, 1993

Think you're immune from "General Motors Power Steering Syndrome" because you drive a Saab? Think again.

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I have a Saab with power steering that is hard to steer when it is first driven After driving five to ten miles it works normally There is no fluid loss I have taken it to two seperate shops One...

steering recalls GMC Saab

Sep 01, 1993

We're placing our faith in GM's customer service.

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My wife has a problem with her Chevy Astro van Two months ago at miles she suddenly heard an unusual noise when she started the engine She turned the engine off and called me at work to come take a...


Apr 01, 1993

General Motors Power Steering Syndrome strikes again!

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The steering on my Cadillac Sedan DeVille front wheel drive sticks when turning right but not when turning left This only happens when the engine is cold After a few minutes everything is fine I've had it looked at by...

steering GMC

Apr 01, 1993

GM customer service should foot the bill on this one.

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I am the owner of a Chevy Astro Van with a V liter engine I have a problem I have to add a gallon of antifreeze every four weeks or miles The dealer has pressure tested the system twice and...

gaskets engines GMC