1993 Chevrolet Astro

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1993 Chevrolet Astro Reliability Rating

KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems

Category

Rating

Comments

Engine

Significant Problems Common problems on this vehicle are failures of the Fuel Pump (4.3L V6 CMFI Vortec engine), the Fuel Injector Assembly and the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Valve. Failure of the Fuel Pump or the Fuel Injector Assembly may prevent the vehicle from starting.The cost to repair the Fuel Pump is estimated at $98.00 for parts and $130.00 for labor.The cost to repair the Fuel Injector Assembly is estimated at $559.00 for parts and $117.00 for labor.The cost to repair the EGR Valve is estimated at $302.00 for parts and $58.50 for labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Transmission & Driveline

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Steering & Suspension

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Brakes

Significant Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Brake Pressure Modulator Valve (BPMV) Assembly and the Front Wheel Speed Sensors (4 Wheel Antilock Brakes only).The cost to repair the BPMV Assembly is estimated at $809.00 for parts and $130.00 for labor.The cost to repair the Front Wheel Speed Sensors is estimated at $75.OO each (2WD) or $101.OO each (4WD) for parts and $78.00 for labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Heating & Air Conditioning

Moderate Problems This vehicle was originally charged with R-12 refrigerant which is no longer being manufactured. The refrigerant is still available, but it is very expensive ($25.00-$50.00 per pound, 2-5 pounds per vehicle). Conversion to the new R-134A refrigerant is possible, at an average cost of about $100-$250 parts and labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Starting & Charging

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Accessories

Moderate Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Cruise Control Servo and the Horn Circuit Contact.The cost to repair the Cruise Control Servo is estimated at $225.00 for parts and $58.50 for labor.The cost to repair the Horn Circuit Contact is estimated at $40.00 for parts and $91.00 for labor.All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Overall

3 out of 5 3 out of 5

*Repair costs are based on a flat rate of $65.00 per hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

When considering this vehicle for purchase, be sure to check the following:

  • BPMV Assembly
  • Fuel Injector Assembly
Reliability History
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KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems  Moderate Problems Moderate Problems  Significant Problems Significant Problems
Click year for details: 1991 1992 1993 1994
Engine Moderate Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems
Transmission & Driveline Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Steering & Suspension Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Brakes Significant Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems Minimal Problems
Heating & Air Conditioning Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Minimal Problems
Starting & Charging Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Accessories Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems
Overall 4 out of 5 3 out of 5 3 out of 5 4 out of 5
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