1st Generation (2014—2017) SS Problems

This generations ranks 14th out of 85 Chevrolet generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the steering (66%), engine (11%), and the other (11%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Power Steering Failure 6 complaints at an average of 19,645 miles in the 2014 Chevrolet SS.
  2. Excessive Oil Consumption 1 complaints at an average of 3,500 miles in the 2015 Chevrolet SS.
  3. Impounded for Recall Issue 1 complaints at an average of 20 miles in the 2016 Chevrolet SS.

What SS 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 2014 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2017 0 0 286 0.0
2016 1 4 424 0.26
2015 2 4 652 1.04
2014 6 7 795 1.4

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