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Chevrolet Corvette Problems and Repair Histories

465 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Chevrolet Corvette. 124 of these members (26.7%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 200 repairs to Chevrolet Corvettes--an average of 0.4 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently Chevrolet Corvette problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the Chevrolet Corvette problem descriptions below.

Don't infer Chevrolet Corvette problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of Chevrolet Corvette repairs by problem area

25% of the Chevrolet Corvette repairs were to the engine, 7% to the transmission, 9% to the brakes, 10% to the suspension, 30% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 16% to the body and trim, and 5% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 200 repairs.

Chevrolet Corvette repair cost distribution

Of the Chevrolet Corvette repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 18% cost less than $100, 51% between $100 and $499, 13% between $500 and $999, and 18% between $1000 and $2499.

Chart based on 68 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten Chevrolet Corvette problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2008 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

505-horsepower 7.0L V8 6-speed manual RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in Arkansas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 2000    
2000 0 The full Headlamp assembly was misaligned at factory. Dealer corrected the problem under warranty. 
8000 0 CEL came on. GM recalibrated the O2 sensors. CEL cleared and has not returned in 3+ weeks 
 
Chevrolet Corvette in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2009 10000    
11000 0 CEL on again. Right bank cat problem. 
13000 85 reflash ecu for intermittant cel 
13000 0 air conditioner 
 

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2008 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

436-horsepower 6.2L V8 6-speed manual RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in New Jersey, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 11000    
16000 0 front and rear sway bar links replaced under TSB warranty. (Squeaky only but replaced in about a half an hour for free) targa roof handles replaced under TSB because of squeaks (about a half an hour for free) 
50000 0 Needed a battery replacement. No big deal. 

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2008 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

430-horsepower 6.2L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in New Mexico, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 1000    
2000 0 Stereo auto volume failed--new stereo head unit installed. Roof panel squeak--new latches installed. 
 

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2008 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

430-horsepower 6.2L V8 6-speed manual RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in Indiana, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 7000    
9000 0 glove compartment latch broke, unable to open. 
25000  

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2007 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

400-horsepower 6.0L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
0 Roof Squeeking 
0 roof squeeking, gas gauge failed, rear end clunking all under warranty 
0 roof squeeking and rear end clunking (weird grinding noise they claim was from bad lube when the dealership had already tore the whole thing down and replaced with their own fluids multiple times) 
26000 0 Tweeter went out. 
 
Chevrolet Corvette in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2009 12000    
14000 250 fob not detected inside, vehicle locked itself with fob inside, locksmith to make a key to get inside vehicle, not covered by manufacturer, offer to tow vehicle to nearest dealer to open not a choice at 5pm and wait for next day without a car 
30000  

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2007 Chevrolet Corvette 2dr Hatch

400-horsepower 6.0L V8 6-speed manual RWD

Chevrolet Corvette in Alberta, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 19220    
24800 0 Loose piece of exterior fascia 
42780 35 Burned out dash bulb lights, due to design of the dash individual lights can't be replaced, the entire dash has to be replaced. 
Chevrolet Corvette in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2009 13000    
16000 0 Check engine light. Gas cap loose. 
 

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2006 Chevrolet Corvette

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Corvette in Virginia, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2009 3000    
3000 0 DIC kept saying no fob detected and would not let you start the vehicle.  
 

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