2nd Generation (2015—2018) Colorado Problems

Colorado owners with a 2015—2018 model year have the most problems with the transmission (40%), engine (15%), and the interior (10%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Very Sluggish/starts Chugging/won\'t Downshift 17 complaints at an average of 3,898 miles in the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado.
  2. Shakes While Driving 4 complaints at an average of 26,804 miles in the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado.
  3. Engine Stall 10 complaints at an average of 12,125 miles in the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado.

What Colorado 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 2015 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2018 7 1 223 2.35
2017 6 1 478 4.07
2016 70 4 668 24.82
2015 94 6 966 26.58
2014 0 0 126 0.0
2013 0 0 79 0.0

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