Auto Defects

GMC Safari

January 2000

Dear GM Minivan Owner:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your General Motors (GM) Minivan. CAS has received thousands of complaints on defects such as stalling, brake problems, engine failure, transmission breakdowns, and door malfunctions.

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GMC Jimmy 1993-later

January 2001

Dear Consumer:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Chevrolet S-series pickup, Sonoma or S10 Blazer, GMC S15 Jimmy, and Oldsmobile Bravada. CAS has received numerous complaints from consumers on ABS failure, electrical problems, overall integrity and peeling paint.

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GMC S-15 Jimmy

January 2001

Dear Consumer:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Chevrolet S-series pickup, Sonoma or S10 Blazer, GMC S15 Jimmy, and Oldsmobile Bravada. CAS has received numerous complaints from consumers on ABS failure, electrical problems, overall integrity and peeling paint.

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GMC S-15

January 2001

Dear Consumer:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Chevrolet S-series pickup, Sonoma or S10 Blazer, GMC S15 Jimmy, and Oldsmobile Bravada. CAS has received numerous complaints from consumers on ABS failure, electrical problems, overall integrity and peeling paint.

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Geo – All Models

November 1999
Dear GM Owner:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Geo (Prizm, Storm, Metro or Tracker), or Chevrolet (Nova, Spectrum, or Sprint). These models are made by Isuzu, Suzuki or Toyota. When GM introduced them, they were sold as Chevrolets; later as Geos; and now as Chevrolets again!

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Ford Windstar

January 2001

Dear Ford Owner:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Ford Aerostar or Windstar. CAS has received many complaints from consumers concerning peeling paint, ignition switch fires, stalling and brake, transmission and head gasket failures. Ford should drop "star" from Aerostar and Windstar because neither is a star when it comes to quality.

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