2009 Chevrolet Impala Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 5 official 2009 Chevrolet Impala recalls. Find out if your 2009 Chevrolet Impala needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 5, 2016

The passenger frontal air bag may be disabled, and additional damage may occur causing a short in the air bag system, resulting in the loss of all air bag and seat belt pretensioner functionality. This is due to air bag system wiring becoming damaged by the passenger front seat frame. Air bags and seat belt pretenionsers that fail to operate can increase risk of occupant injury in a crash.

Recalls on your Chevrolet vehicle must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). If you do receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The General Motors recall number is 36110.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 23, 2014

The weight on the key ring, combined with a jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14299.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 3, 2012

General Motors is recalling certain model year 2008-2012 Chevrolet Impala police vehicles because the front lower control arms may fracture. This safety recall does not include non-police Chevrolet Impala vehicles.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning August 21, 2012. There will most likely be no symptoms prior to the fracture of the lower control arm. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 5, 2010
RepairPal Expert Overview on October 10, 2008