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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Brake Problems

70 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. 5 of these members (7.1%) have reported brake repairs for their car. A total of 10 brake repairs to 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500s--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 repairs by problem area

Chart based on 57 repairs.

2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 brake repair cost distribution

Chart based on 9 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

67000 mi US $150 Brake lines replaced 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

155300 mi US $200 One of the front brake lines blew out on me during a panic stop and I had to replumb the entire front half of the truck. 
178000   Rear brake line rotted out. Had to repalce all rear hard lines. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

230000 mi US $300 One caliper froze up. I also replaced both brake hoses and pads While replacing the caliper I decided to replace both front wheel hubs to fix the abs. While bleeding brake from earlier repair the rear brake line burst from excesive rust. Changing this line was more troublesome and time consuming than replacing the front brakes and wheel hubs because of limited clearance to the conector 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed

270-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

80000 mi US $2500 Additionally, large portions of brake line were replaced due to rusting. 
87000   Emergency brake would not hold the truck on a hill. The cables had stretched too far to be adjusted. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

130000 mi US $100 All brake lines rusty and some starting to leak fluid. Removed the problematic antilock brake system pump completely and installed all new hydraulic lines from master cylinder to calipers. Works great now. 
131300   All 4 rotors rusted so badly they had to be replaced. Rear calipers were problematic (sticking, not releasing pad pressure) and they were also replaced. Front calipers still ok. 

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