1996 Chevrolet Impala SS Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS

The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. This can result in an engine overheating condition. A leaking water pump will require replacement.

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Running the engine with a coolant/oil mix may result in engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct this issue.

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PUMP IS NEW AND JUST PUT NEW WIRES IN THE TANK. PUMP WILL ONLY PRIME ONCE IN AWHILE. NOW I AM GETTING A RUNNING RICH CODE

I have a new engine spark plugs also bought a new opti crank sensor and also have a brand new fuel pump I'm not understanding why when I accelerate on the gas it stall and it will cut off and it takes a while before it cranks back up the car was sitting for a little while but I don't unde...

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I bought the car from the original owner with 77K miles in 2004 and it now has 89K miles. I really like this car. In fact I bought an "daily" driver/beater so I could keep it pristine. The SS is very distintive and is not a "belly-button" car (you know everyone has one). It is very comfortable, has excellent stopping power and more than enough power. I have made some minoe changes to get th...

beautiful car, head turner

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