2nd Generation (1978—1978) Camaro Problems

Camaro owners with a 1978—1978 model year have the most problems with the engine (100%), We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Lifters Are Not Lifting 1 complaints at an average of 120,000 miles in the 1978 Chevrolet Camaro.

What Camaro Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Chevrolet model years.

Watch out for the 1978 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
1978 1 1 0 0.25

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