2013 Chevrolet Impala Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Chevrolet Impala

2013 Chevrolet Impala Problems

Transmission 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.

High Pressure Power Steering Hose Can Leak Fluid

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

jolting while driving

if my car is parked on a hill and i have to put it in reverse it does a really hard jolt or a kick. while im driving it does it again around 30 mph and again around 60 mph. sometimes if im at a stop light it kind of jerks as i start to take off.

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2013 Chevrolet Impala Questions

what is the difference between a Solenoid (vent valve) and the Valve Solenoid. (1 answer)

I just had a Soleniod (81648 Vent Value) replaced 2 weeks ago and now my engine light is back on. I'm told i need a Valve soleniod (purge Valve)

If I was having a problem with my positive terminal will it affect my starter (1 answer)

Shut off problems. I changed the positive terminal but it wasn't wired good .car will lose connection. Just brought terminal assembly for it.

Why when I put gas in my car it has a hard time restarting? (2 answers)

When I get to the gas station I turn my car off and put the gas in the car once I'm done I would tighten the gas cap get back on my car and try to restart. It cranks for a while before it would starts, sometimes I would have to push the gas paddle to get it going, but knowing that I have this...

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2013 Chevrolet Impala Recalls

Ignition 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.

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2013 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

Bought this car with roughly 10k miles in 2013 since then I've had 1 recall for ignition and now needs sensors replaced, interior fabric looks cheap but the woodgrain dash is eye catching! Car has a bad blind spot that I had to get used to and to me it seems the car drinks a lot of gas! This is.my 4th Chevy and I think this has been the worst. I Dont foresee myself purchasing another one.
After owning my Impala for about a month I am averaging 29 miles per gallon. The car runs well for me. Hard start in the Wisconsin winters though. Very smooth ride which is one of the reasons I picked the Impala. Lots of leg room even in the back seat for a tall person like myself 6'3". Interior contains cheap looking plastic which is fine for me but upsetting to others. Seats on the LS a...

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