The steering may develop a clunk type noise from the upper intermediate steering shaft. Our technicians tell us that you should check with your local GM dealer to find out what the latest repair is for this condition.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2005 Chevrolet Impala SS
2005 Chevrolet Impala SS
2005 Chevrolet Impala SS Problems
Contaminated brake fluid can cause problems in the brake system and it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
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You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be completely flushed.
The water pump may develop a coolant leak resulting in an engine overheating condition.