Chevrolet Impala SS Repair and Maintenance

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

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

A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal idle and possible stalling condition. Performing a throttle body service will commonly correct this concern.

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PUMP IS NEW AND JUST PUT NEW WIRES IN THE TANK. PUMP WILL ONLY PRIME ONCE IN AWHILE. NOW I AM GETTING A RUNNING RICH CODE

Start then stalling happens at ever attempt and the 2 to 3 sec. run time seem to be equal on every attemp

The problem normally happens if I have to make multiple stops which causes me to start and stop the car frequently. I know the problem is about to happen because when I apply the gas the car hesitates for about 2-3 seconds then vibrates; shuts off with the keys still in the start position and the...

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I bought the car from the original owner with 77K miles in 2004 and it now has 89K miles. I really like this car. In fact I bought an "daily" driver/beater so I could keep it pristine. The SS is very distintive and is not a "belly-button" car (you know everyone has one). It is very comfortable, has excellent stopping power and more than enough power. I have made some minoe changes to get th...

The 2008 ss impala is a effing money pit. I bought mine brand new off of the lift outside of the dealership. The intermittent slipping is a sure sign that your tranny is about to go. Chevy knows it sucks so it's like they train all of the workers to say they can't recreate the problem until it's gone. .... then $3000. Oh yeah then they start you all over again on the same road to destruction. ...

I have a 2007 SS Impala and there's this noise coming from the front end of the vehicle. I took my car to Chevyland and the mechanic said that he didnt know what the noise was or where it was coming from. I've had the vehicle for 1 year and a few days and I've already taken the vehicle to the delearship several times for minor repairs. I wish I hadnt purchased this vehicle.

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