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What's Wrong with the Chevrolet Impala?

The Chevrolet Impala has a total of 4574 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the interior (19%) followed by the electrical (18%) and the engine (17%).

You should avoid the 8th generation (2000–2005) because of its overall PainRank™ of 40.65.

How Impala Generations Rank

Generation Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
10th Gen Impala 2014–2018 130 9.77
9th Gen Impala 2006–2013 1142 28.21
8th Gen Impala 2000–2005 3296 40.65
7th Gen Impala 1994–1996 5 0.42

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Trending Impala Complaints

Let's take a look at complaints on the rise from Impala owners over at

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Impala Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on