Chevrolet Impala Repair and Maintenance
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Chevrolet Impala ProblemsCheck Engine Light
There have been multiple reports of the check engine light illuminating. While there is no one solution, many of the codes associated with the check engine light are from the evaporation emissions or EVAP system. This may be addressed by tightening the gas cap and performing the appropriate drive cycle that can be found in the owner's manual.
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.
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.
Chevrolet Impala Questions2006 Chevy Impala. Sweet smell when A/V on. (1 answer)
Working with friends 06 Impala. There is a sweet smell coming from the vents at times when A/C is on. I know this usually indicates a faulty heater core, but I checked the floorboard carpet and felt no dampness this morning. Checked for visible leaks, and saw nothing. Didn't have a pressure t...
Connected two different auto computers and neither codes.. already replace spark plugs, lock cylinder, coolant temp sensor, thermostat.. car will crank but the motor will not start. Please I need help asap for this is my only mode of transportation for my family and I to get to work and the store..
As soon as I put oil in, it spills out.. Not a mechanic by far.. And dont want to be ripped off again like I was by a household name garage.. Oil all over under carriage of car. Slight rattle while driving
Chevrolet Impala RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Disabled Unintentionally
Wiring for the passenger side occupant detection system can be worn through by the passenger seat frame. This can cause the passenger side air bag to not operate properly in an accident, and additionally can cause the rest of the restraint system to fail. Dealers will double wrap the wires with anti-abrasion tape and replace damaged wires as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
Engine oil can leak onto the exhaust manifold, causing a fire hazard. This concern was addressed in previous recall notifications, but improvements to the repair have been made. Dealers will make improved repairs free of charge to resolve the concern.
The passenger front air bag may not deactivate as designed due to a failure of the sensing system. Dealers will correct the calibration-learning error by preconditioning the empty seat and also resetting the control unit to a seat zero-value free of charge to resolve the concern.