1999 Chevrolet Venture User Reviews

1999 Chevrolet Venture Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 7 reviews

  • Performance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Appearance:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars 3.6 / 5
  • Overall: 4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5

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Ignacio writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr LS Passenger Van Review
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4

Pros

very confortable

Cons

its a minivan hahahahaha

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My Family Ride =) — this car is very confortable, good in acceleration, you can transport alot of people, the build quality is not bad but not very good, the engine is awesome, no mayor repairs since I bought it (3 years ago) and its fast considering its a minivan =D

Primary Use: Family transportation

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rjrgemmell writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr STD Passenger Van Review
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4

Pros

Able to seat 7 is an advantage and all rear seats are removeable

Cons

No major disadvantages

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B+ Overall — Bought this 1999 Venture with 13,000 miles. It was a "program car" so it seemed taken care of. No real issues other than basic maintenance but still having pending DexCool litigation with regard to the seals leaking within the radiator. The automatic door was repaired in early 2000's due to recall on cable. To date, I have several issues I am working on...From research I have water leak causing carpets to be wet on driver and passenger side, the transmission selonoid is beginning to have shifting issues, the wiper fluid pump (if different from the wiper motor) has stopped working, the rear wiper fluid has always worked intermittently, the electrical issues I have with rear vent/AC fan, overhead lights and power door in rear all seem related due to wires being wet under carpet on driver and passenger side. Minor pet peeves are the headlamp lenses being frosty and old, ashtray broke from the track a while back, the driver side door mirror is broke and I had to replace the rear view mirror that finally fell off. I generally haul a pop up camper during the season and it hauls great with the tow package I had installed. Overall, this has been a really reliable vehicle but with 94000 miles on her, its time to get some things tweeked and fixed.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Glen writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr LT Passenger Van Extended Review
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4

Pros

Space

Cons

Cupholders

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Reliable Big Van With To Be Expected Performance — A big old van. Very spacious. Very good gas mileage for a bigger car. Handles more like a van than our Odyssey. Some buttons are coming off after 10 years, but overall a solid van. Cup holders are an absolute disaster though.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Terri writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr LS Passenger Van Extended Review
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4

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Everything

Cons

Can't think of anything

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Great Minivan For Us! — Purchased this vehicle new in March 1999. This was our first foray into the minivan market. We were not disappointed! Gas mileage was good, overall performance was good. We sold in in 2006 with just over 75,000 km on it to our friends. They are still driving it and loving it! The only cost it gave us was regular maintenance, tires and a repair to the head gasket which I understand is a problem for all the 6 cyl. 3.4 litre engines that chev used in these vans, the Montana and the Lumina cars. This cost us approximately $1500 to repair but overall this was cheap considering the years of service it gave us.

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Andy writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr LS Passenger Van Extended Review
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5

Pros

Easy to take across Canada on a trip.

Cons

typical rear view when backing up. Big blind spot.

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A Dream To Take On Long Trips. — better than expected on gas. no problems. comfy and plenty of power. great to drive in winter on ice. heat and air are great. tons of room. love it.

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Lee writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr LT Passenger Van Extended Review
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4

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great on gas, smooth quiet ride

Cons

no complaints so far

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Great Overall — Love this van, no problems as of yet, *knock on wood* rides great, very roomy, excellent on gas

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Kathi writes:
1999 Chevrolet Venture 4 Dr STD Passenger Van Extended Review
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4

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Good family vehicle.

Cons

Doesn't last over 100,000 miles.  I hated the cup holders in the back of the seats.  They were worthless.  Gas mileage was not that great.  Good mileage for a van, I guess.

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Nice Family Vehicle — I bought this van to haul kids to practice, groceries home and to take family vacations. It did the job very well. When I hit 100,000 miles, things went downhill very quickly. It was good while it lasted.

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Reviews From Other Years

1997 Chevrolet Venture Reviews

Sweet Car, Very Versatile Seating And Stylish Exterior By minivanmaster

absolutely beautiful! i really like this car and it is still working very well! we had to take it to the shop a few times but hey, it is 13 years old! good car! i really liked the modular seating wh... Read More

Family Vehicle By Elaine

A family vehicle..what can I say. I needed something that would grow with my daughters' and for all that shopping! Love the power it has when I pass...or maybe I just got a heavy foot...LOL. We like i... Read More

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1998 Chevrolet Venture Reviews

I Like It A Lot. It Used To Be My Grandfather's. Has 125k+ Miles And A Lot Of Oem Parts By Kevin

Overall, great van. VERY dependable, though I have had to replace several things, they were original parts and with over 125k miles, things do eventually need to be replaced. Its performace is still v... Read More

Great Reliable Solid Van If You Have Kids, Very Little Went Wrong Since Owned By Fred

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2000 Chevrolet Venture Reviews

Safe,fun And Reliable And American Made So Parts And Service Is Cheaper. By James

I like having the 3400 series motor, It has lots of power on the highway, It has the compass and temp display on the ceiling. It also has remote keyless entry and dual sliding doors with 8 passenger s... Read More

Family Friendly By Tammy

Good for kids. Love the power door but it can get fussy. Great for haling kids and things. Lots of space. True Hockey, Soccer Mom vechical. Can make it throught the toughest Canadain winters... Snow..... Read More

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2001 Chevrolet Venture Reviews

Good For A Van Superior Build Quality. By Rjonas96

When I purchased this van it had 150,000 on it and still had a lot of life in it. 240,000 miles on it now and its only been 4 years it is amazingly durable. Needs new paint soon. I would recommend th... Read More

Not Impressed By charni12

my car is owned and old! 11 yrs. so i'll say, she's had her run. i love how great of a family car she is. she provides entertainment for my kids thru the tv and entertainment for me thru my stereo w/ ... Read More

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2002 Chevrolet Venture Reviews

Great Van By gbecom

Consistently gets 20 miles to the gallon around town and 22-25 on the road. Drives good, hold the road well and is comfortable to drive. It is a very dependable vehicle. We had trouble with overhea... Read More

Nice To Look At, Nice To Drive And Ride In, Horrible To Get Fixed. By Melissa

This has been a good family car, we have taken it to PA and southern MO. I was able to count on it to commute to college also. The gas mileage seems appropriate for the vehicle. The interior is satisf... Read More

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