2006 Chevrolet Impala Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Impala
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2006 Chevrolet Impala ProblemsTransmission Pressure Control Solenoid Failure May Cause Erratic Shifting
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
The engine light was on and the car seemed to be running fine. That is when i went in to hook it up to the diagnostic machine. We found out it was the oil pressure sensor. You do have to order the part through GM, but it is only $10.00. my husband fixed it in about 10 min.
2006 Chevrolet Impala QuestionsDuring Oil Pressure sending unit replacement, does the harness plug have an o-ring? (1 answer)
I am currently replacing the entire oil filter adapter assembly and opted to replace the sensor as well. I noticed that the plug going to it just seems to look a bit off, the collar on it seems a little deep almost as though it had an o-ring. Is this accurate and perhaps this part fell off during...
2006 Chevrolet Impala RecallsIgnition Lock Cylinder Concern
Excess weight on the key ring can cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position without warning, turning off the engine. This defect can also affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Dealers will install two 13mm key rings and key insert into the vehicle's ignition keys to correct this concern.
The left front seat manual adjuster is not mounted in the proper location and could separate from its bracket in a crash. Dealers will inspect and replace the adjuster as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.