9th Generation (2006—2013) Impala Problems

This generations ranks 75th out of 85 Chevrolet generations in reliability and should be avoided if possible. Owners have the most complaints about the engine (16%), transmission (15%), and the interior (13%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Car Won\'t Move 21 complaints at an average of 100,440 miles in the 2010 Chevrolet Impala.
  2. Transmission Slipping 40 complaints at an average of 70,588 miles in the 2006 Chevrolet Impala.
  3. Skunky Odor Coming From Vents 10 complaints at an average of 40,882 miles in the 2007 Chevrolet Impala.

What Impala 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 2006 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Watch out for these common problems

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