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CHEVROLET ASTRO 1995 The Consumer Was Involved In a rear-end collision and the rear tailgate opened. *ak
CHEVROLET S10 1994 Abs: When Wet, Brakes immediately lock up; could have caused fatal accident; no warning. tt consumer states front wheels
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Tailgate Would Not Stay Closed, intermittently it would open. dealer notified, and informed consumer that inside handle and arm of door was
CHEVROLET ASTRO 1996 The Liftgate In Open Postion malfunctioned, slamming down the liftgate onto the occupant which caused injuries. cause unknown.
CHEVROLET LUMINA APV 1990 Whenever Consumer Opens The Tailgate door the door does not stay open. *ak
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1997 From Normal Use/overtime The Tailgate door latch has become inoperative. it doesnt hold. cause is unknown. owner please describe. *ak
CHEVROLET BLAZER 1998 While Driving Down The Road, the vehicle sounded as if someone was tampering with the locking mechanism. the consumer states that the
CHEVROLET EXPRESS 2000 Consumer States The Tailgate Doors do not have a retainer latch to keep them from swinging too far outward(perpendicular to the vehicle). *nlm
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 While Driving, Tailgate Popped open, causing consumer to pull over to close it.*ak *yd
CHEVROLET BLAZER 2001 Ajar Light For Tailgate would come on intermittently, but tailgate would be closed. dealer has been notified, and was
CHEVROLET VENTURE 2000 Tailgate Either Failed To Latch or opened - no audible alarm was sounded - subsequent tests showed an audible alarm on the two front doors
CHEVROLET S10 2001 See Odi 755882. i own 2 2001 chev s10 ls 2 wheel drive extended cabs. both have the same or similar
CHEVROLET S10 2001 I Own Two 2001 Chevrolet s10 ls 2 wheel drive extended cabs. both have the same or similar problems. a.
CHEVROLET TAHOE 1996 Tailgate Rusted Through From The inside out where the latch/release mechanism is welded inside the tailgate.*ak
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1999 The Latch That Keeps The right rear tailgate door open broke. this prevents the door from remaining open while you are adding or
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1998 Car Was Difficult To Start, and when it did start, wouldn't accelerate past 28 mph. windows squeak. tailgate has trouble latching
CHEVROLET K1500 1997 Tailgate Latch Failed. Mjs
CHEVROLET C2500 1996 Tailgate Latch Failed.
CHEVROLET BLAZER 1995 Tailgate Latch Out Of Adjustment.
CHEVROLET LUMINA 1993 Rear Tailgate Latch Failed.
CHEVROLET ASTRO 1989 Front Suspension Area On The frame where the idler arm attaches, rusted completely through the frame. resulted in an area approximately 2
CHEVROLET BLAZER 1995 Tailgate Latch Out Of Adjustment causing noise.
CHEVROLET C1500 1996 Tailgate Latch Failure.
CHEVROLET CAVALIER 1990 Tailgate Latch Worn Excessively, preventing it from staying closed.
CHEVROLET 1500 1997 Tailgate Latch Failed.
CHEVROLET S10 1989 Tailgate Lock Failed. *sd
CHEVROLET LUMINA 1992 Tailgate Won't Lock Due To failed actuator assembly in lock.
CHEVROLET ASTRO 1995 Dutch Rear Door With Remote keyless entry system lock/latch fails intermittenly, resulting in door automatically opening without assitance. *skd
CHEVROLET CELEBRITY 1987 Tailgate Becomes Ajar After Driving for a few minutes, due to latch failure.
CHEVROLET BLAZER 1995 Tailgate Latch Loose, Causing noise. tt
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1995 Tailgate Inadvertently Opened While Drivng, also no warning light to warn driver that tailgate is open. *aw
CHEVROLET C SERIES(LIGHT) 1994 Tailgate Lock Failed.
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2007 2007 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Truck. consumer would like gm to buy back truck because of design flaws and suspected lemon *tgw the consumer
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500 2001 The Latch On The Right side is week and keeps bending, not allowing the latch to engage correctly and has disengaged many times.
CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT 2002 Rear Hatch (tailgate) Window Will release while driving without warning. this has happened on numerous occasions. when this occurs, all the interior
CHEVROLET S 10 2002 I Have The Same Tailgate cable problem that every other s10 owner has. the problem is well described in the "gm special policy
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 Tailgate Will Either Not Latch and will not stay latched while the vehicle is parked or in motion. *tr
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500 2001 Tailgate Does Not Latch And never has. from time to time it just flops open and hope whatever you are carrying does not fall
CHEVROLET S10 PICKUP 1996 Tailgate Cable Left Side Broke. *ak
CHEVROLET MALIBU MAXX 2004 I Went To The Dealership and traded my saturn vue for the 2004 malibu maxx. when i test drove the car, after
CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT 2004 Once In A While While driving down the raod the rear hatch window pops open. this does not happen all the time but in
CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER EXT 370 2005 The Lift Gate On My vehicle would not lift all the way in late in 2005 and would only lift up to 1/4 of
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 1) Tailgate Latch Does Not lock tailgate in the upright position. 2) i was hauling a load of wood in bed of
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 2002 Avalanche With Approx. 40,000 miles...cannot lock or unlock the back tailgate. took it into the dealers repair shop
CHEVROLET S10 2001 Broken Tailgate Cable. We do not know what caused this cable to break. we have not repaired or replaced the cable.
CHEVROLET S10 2002 Left Cable On The Tailgate broke and the gate fell to the ground causing the corner of the gate to bend and significant damage to
CHEVROLET K2500 2002 I Own A 2002 Chev k2500hd. i have had several problems, but was unaware of this site to report these problems until now.
CHEVROLET C2500 1998 Repeated Abs Brake Failure.. .has not been corrected. tailgate handle failure. driver side door handle, lock mechanism &
CHEVROLET S10 2002 2002 Chevrolet S10 Pickup. failure of tailgate cables. within the past 2 months both tailgate support cables broke in the general location
CHEVROLET S10 2002 (1) None (2) Cable on tailgate latch broke. (latch2507f part number 15726085) i just noticed one day that the cable
CHEVROLET S10 1998 I Sat On The Open tailgate and both tailgate support straps broke. they were both very corroded about 10 inches from the end connected
CHEVROLET S10 1998 2 Complaints On This Vechile 1> needs wiper module recalled, like previous model years (had to pay for this service) 2> both of my
CHEVROLET S10 2000 Tailgate Support Cables On 2000 chevy s-10 broke while sitting on tailgate. i only weigh 180 lbs and they both broke.
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 I Bought This Truck In ohio for my wife [xxx], she reported that the abs brake would simply not work on accasion and the
CHEVROLET S PICKUP 2002 Failure Of Tail Gate Supporting cables on a 2002 model year s-10 pick-up as the direct result of corrosion/oxidation.
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Tailgate Cable On My 1999 chevy silverado snapped. appears to be correded. there is a active recall for this same issue for 2000-2004
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 There Has Been A Failure by breakage in one of the tailgate support cables, which completely fractured after corrosion. as a result
CHEVROLET S10 2001 Tailgate Was Down Fell Off and i drove down the highway with it hanging on by one tailgate strap
CHEVROLET S10 2001 My Wife Had Hauled A load of dirt in the cargo area of our 2001 chevrolet s10 pickup. after unloading the dirt,
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 A Client Of Mine, mr. herman katzel, sustained neck injuries when the tailgate straps of his 1999 chevy silverado 1500, 33d
CHEVROLET S10 2002 As I Opened Teh Tailgate to my s-10 crew cab the cable broke on both sides. there was no weight on the tailgate except
CHEVROLET S10 1998 1998 Chevy S-10 Pickup Truck. both tailgate cables broke while standing on tailgate resulting in a fall to the ground. both cables
CHEVROLET K1500 1998 Tailgate Falls Oopen When Driving- fixed multiple times, but continues to fall open - latches do not always engage properly
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Tailgate Cable Recall For 1999 silverado. i understand that an investigation is under was for the 1998 and 1999 silverado for tailgate cable
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 Type : Vehicle year : 2000 make : chevrolet model : silverado make
CHEVROLET S10 1998 Windshield Wiper Motor Quits Intermittantly , needing to go outside and wiggle wiper arm to get going. very much a hazard during heavy
CHEVROLET S10 2002 After Lowering My S10 Pick up truck tailgate i climbed onto it to get into the bed of the truck. both tailgate support
CHEVROLET S10 2000 1. Moving A television, placed into bed of chevy s10 pickup. 2. tailgate support cables (both
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2004 I Have Experienced Two Separate incidences where upon acceleration the tailgate has dropped causing it to fall extremely hard on the rear bumper. one
CHEVROLET S10 2001 2004 Tail Gate Ass failed replaced after market parts 2004 back up lights in/op;004 interrior light will not turn off/
CHEVROLET BLAZER 1993 The Doors And Locks Are defective. i bought a new 1993 chev blazer. in 1995 the back stuck and would not
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2002 If The Truck Drives Over the slightest pump or pot hole in the road the tailgate pops open. this is due to a failure
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 While Driving The Safety Latch on the drivers side door failed. the consumer almost fell out of the vehicle. *jb
CHEVROLET S10 2000 Consumer Complained About A tailgate problem. the cables that hold the tailgate in the down position snapped. consumer contacted
CHEVROLET 2500 HD 2001 Gm Recall #04007 tailgate cables used to replace recalled units are of unequal length, causing one unit to bear the entire
CHEVROLET S10 2001 Tailgate Cable Broke In Half on drivers side. 2001 chevy s-10 crew cab. no events leading up to failure. potential hazard if
CHEVROLET S10 1998 Tailgate Straps Broke, Caused by not being galvinized.*ak
CHEVROLET S10 2000 I Own A 2000 S-10 chevrolet pickup with around 39,000 miles. both tailgate straps snapped simultaneously as i crossed a field with
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 I Released The Tailgate To remove an empty box from the bed of my 2002 chevy avalanche. i jumped up in the back of
CHEVROLET S PICKUP 2000 Tailgate Failure On 2000 Chevrolet, s10. they broke a year ago. *ak
CHEVROLET S PICKUP 2001 Tailgate Straps Broke And Tailgate fell off and slid down the road.there has been recalls on the full size truck tailgate straps but not
CHEVROLET S10 2001 On My 2001 S10, one tailgate support cable broke when lowering the tailgate. i have seen a recall on these cables on
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 I Do Not Receive Any re-calls and recently saw where there is one now for tail gates. i replaced one on my own.
CHEVROLET S10 2001 Tailgate Cable Broke Causing Damage to the tailgate. replaced with parts from a salvage yard.*ak
CHEVROLET S10 1998 Tailgate Support Cable Failure. *ak
CHEVROLET K3500 1999 We Were Loading Some Boxes in the truck i jumped up on the tailgate to move them forward and the cable just snapped into.
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 2001 Chevy Silverado Full Size pickup truck with long bed. tailgate latches failed in sept 2004. cargo shifted against
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 The Cables That Hold The tailgate up on my 1999 chevrolet silverado pickup are encased in plastic. this plastic holds moisture in and
CHEVROLET 1500 1999 While Driving At 55 Mph rear tailgate opened, and the grocery items fell out on the highway. the original latch was
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 Consumer Received Recall 04v129000 Concerning tailgate support cable in april 2004. contacted dealer, and was told that the parts needed to repair
CHEVROLET K1500 1999 Rear Tailgate Latch Assembly- Tailgate fell while i was sitting on it. i could have been injured but was not. i
CHEVROLET S10 2001 The Tailgate Straps Rusted Through and broke on both my chev s10 year model 1997 and 2001. the replacement cost is higher than
CHEVROLET LUMINA APV 1993 The Tailgate Lock Failed To lock or unlock when applied. consumer drove the vehicle to dealer for inspection, and mechanic determined that
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 While Loading The Vehicle Tailgate dropped open and proceeded to fall off. fortunate nobody was hurt. the dealership was notified. *ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 3 Months Ago The Drivers side tailgate cable totally disentegrated and seperated in two parts. knowone was injured, but this could have
CHEVROLET C1500 1997 Windshield Wipers Do Not Work ot are intermitten in the rain, door handles break off, and the taligate cables have broken by rusting
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Tailgate Strap Broke. have not replaced as of yet, being careful not to load weight on tailgate. *la
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 We Purchased A 1999 Chevy silverado on 03-27-01. we have never used it for heavy-duty work. on 7-1-04, my husband,
CHEVROLET BLAZER 2002 Hatch On Tailgate Door-will Not open-instructions for manual opening does not work-cannot open from inside or outside-seems to be jammed. inside release does not
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 2003 Chevrolet Silverado Tailgate Support cables snapped in half while loading an atv and severely damaged the tailgate and re-injured a sprained right ankle.
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 While Driving Tailgate Opened Without warning. dealership repaired the problem. *ak consumer suffered a bruise and swelling in
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 While Washing Vehicle I Stepped on tailgate to exit cargo box area and both tail gate support straps snapped. tailgate dropped ,and
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 Rear/end Gate Appears Closed But opens periodically while driving. it scares the hell out of you and drops belongings from the bed area
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 2003 Silverado 2500 Tail Gate . returned truck to roger dean chevrolet in palm beach fla. they refused to repair broken tailgate straps.
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 Pulling Out From A Stop, the tailgate dropped open and as a result of the cable on the right side breaking, the tailgate
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 Abs Module Bad, No antilock brakes, the abs light on dash is on constantly. dealer says part is $800 and only
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 The Tailgate Opened By Itself on several occasions while driving . *ph on one of those occasions one of the tailgate support
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2003 2003 Chevroletr Avalanche, Tailgate opens by itself. this happened repeatedly in colder temperatures tailgate latches had to be manually opened to get tailgate
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 Tailgate Keeps Falling Down, due to cheap plastic latchs. *ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Consumer Complained About The Tailgate support cable. it was replaced 3 times already. *ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 The Cables Just Broke Today on the tailgate of my 2000 silverado while i was standing on the tail gate. the description is
CHEVROLET SUBURBAN 1999 Rear Tailgate Latch Not Working. can't open tailgate at all. had been "catching" for a few months before becomming inoperable.*ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 2000 Chevrolet Silverado - While standing on the tailgate, both cables broke simultaneously. dealer replaced cables for $80.00 saying "they rusted
CHEVROLET CK 2500 1998 Door Catch And Lock Failure. the driver's door will not completely latch, thereby preventing the door from closing completely and securely/tightly and staying
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 While Driving My Vehicle On the freeway the tailgate dropped open and proceeded to fall off my vehicle. when i went to the
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 Our Chevrolet Silverado's Tailgate Fell off while driving down the road!*ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1999 While Driving Tailgate Opened Without warning. *ak
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2001 Tailgate On Chevrolet Avalanche Won't close or pops open while driving.*ak
CHEVROLET C/K PICKUPS 1998 Tailgate Cables Broke While Loading furniture onto truck. damaged truck bed and injured two family members from the cables breaking upon loading furniture into
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 Both Tailgate Cables Broke On my truck before it was 3 yrs. old. it cost $30 to replace. *ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2000 Add My 2000 Chevrolet Siverado to the list of trucks with broken tailgate supports (ea04005). fortunately only one broke before i noticed and
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1998 1998 Chevrolet, Silverado - tailgate has broken once with me on it and once with load on it within last 24months, i have
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 Both Tailgate Cable Of 2001 chevy silverado snapped while off-loading rubbish into county rubbish dump trailer. incident gave me a good scare and
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 I Had A Cooler On my tailgate, when i went to climb into my bed by stepping on the tailgate, both cables supporting
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2002 Left Side Tail Gate Strap broke in two with no load other than the latch for the gate keeps coming unlatched while vehicle is in
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2002 2002 Silverado Tailgate Latch Quit working, also 6.0l engine slapped during start up, sounded bad.*ak
CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 2002 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche Drivers Side tail gate cable failure. approximately 28,000 mies on the vehicle. owner was sitting on the tail gate
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 While Sitting On The Tailgate, both tailgate straps broke. *la
CHEVROLET C2500 2002 2002 Chevrolet C2500-tailgate Cables Broke with load (person standing on tail gate loading an atv). no injuries sustained, however very near miss.
CHEVROLET C/K PICKUPS 2001 I Have A 2001 Chevrolet silverado 1500 and the tailgate straps broke while i was standing on the tailgate. upon further investigation,
CHEVROLET 2500 HD 2001 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Hd tail gate cable. right side tailgate cable broke and tailgate fell off while driving. damaging tailgate
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500hd Pickup, tailgate cable broke.*ak
CHEVROLET 2500 HD 2001 Lowered My Tailgate Easily And my tailgate cables just snapped. *ak
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 Broken Tailgate Cables On my 2001 silverado. *ak
CHEVROLET PICKUP 2001 Tailgate Cable Rusted Out and broke. the dealer informed the consumer that there was a serious problem with this piece of equipment.
CHEVROLET C/K PICKUPS 2001 Tailgate Cables Rust And Will break without warning!!!
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 Tailgate On My 2003 Chevrolet silverado dropped open unexpectedly while hauling a gooseneck horse trailer on a gravel road. i didn't notice this
CHEVROLET TRAILBLAZER 2002 Doors Rattled And Physically Moved up and down when driving over bumps in the roadway. a/c does not cool properly after stopping and starting
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2002 I Own A 2002 Chevy silverado, the tailgate cables that hold the tailgate onto the truck broke smooth in half while the tailgate was
CHEVROLET BLAZER 2000 Rear Tailgate On My 2000 chevrolet blazer ls would not open after closing. the rear inside trim panel had to be broken because of
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2003 Tail Gate Latch Failed To hold the tail gate in the latched position. the tail gate popped open and the retaining cable on the
CHEVROLET C10 2000 Tailgate Doesn't Latch. it came open while driving. *jb
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 The Straps For The Tailgate snapped, and consequently consumer was injured.*jb
CHEVROLET SILVERADO 2001 The Strap That Holds Up the liftgate broke. consumer feels this is very dangerous, gate could have injured someone. dealer

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