2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Problems

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

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.

The automatic transmission shifter may fail, or a wire may break near the shifter causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.

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2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Questions

The lights won't shut off when the car does now

I hear clicking down by the fuse box my alarm arms but my doors don't lock

It was working fine and we stopped and got out for about 30 mins got back in the car and my husband had trouble getting the seat to slide back. Once he got it all the way back, it stopped working completely. would it be the sear motor or something else?

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2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Recalls

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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2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Reviews

the vehicle will not shift out of park into gear.

I bought my 2006 Monte new, I have less than 23,000 miles on it. Since I bought it, it has been in the local dealership garage 3 times for the transmission slippage or harsh shifting, of course they can't seem to find anything wrong ! Just recently it was towed to the chevy garage for the blowing of a power steering line.I take good care of my chevy but I'm becoming a little worried about trann...

I bought a 2006 Monte Carlo in 2008 with 60,000 miles on it. 2 and a half years later and I have reached 99,000. I have not had any trouble out of my car. I truly love it. I get the oil changed every 3,000 miles like clock work. I will getting my first tune up and 100,000.

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