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2001 Chevrolet Impala Repair Histories

33 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2001 Chevrolet Impala. 14 of these members (42.4%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 54 repairs to 2001 Chevrolet Impalas--an average of 1.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2001 Chevrolet Impala repairs by problem area

Chart based on 54 repairs.

2001 Chevrolet Impala repair cost distribution

Chart based on 26 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2001 Chevrolet Impala

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Chevrolet Impala in Texas, United States
Aug 2010 - Dec 2010
310000 mi US $90 Replace o rings on transmission Cooling lines. 
310000   The intake plenum exploded and the engine caught fire at 321,000 miles. 

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2001 Chevrolet Impala 4dr Sedan

200-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Chevrolet Impala in Ohio, United States
Oct 2010 - Dec 2014
171500 mi US $345 Left front wheel bearing and outer tie rod replaced. However, repairman damaged the CV boot when doing the repair (I discovered the damage next day & convinced shop to of charge.) 
193700   I kept getting a vibration when I accelerated (usually more above 40 mph. When I let off the gas pedal & coasted, the vibration went away. The dealer said i had a bad transmission. Turss out it was a bad CV axle (I replaced both and a hub 
203300   Intake manifold had a minor leak. i wanted to get repaired before it became worse. While in there, we also replaced the plenum (upper intake) gasket, valve cover gaskets, fuel injector o-rings, and thermostat. About $140 for parts 7 $180. 
Chevrolet Impala in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2010 - Mar 2012
75620 mi C $200 Brake line became loose. Line was replaced and reattached. 
Chevrolet Impala in Michigan, United States
Aug 2010 - Aug 2011
93000 mi US $250 Car stalled randomly, sometimes while driving 40 mph, sometimes after accelerating from a stop. Mechanic replaced the Crankshaft Sensor after experiencing the issue and pulling the codes. 
99000   Driver side front wheel squealing - likely bad wheel hub. ABS/Traction light illuminates. A/C only blows hot air. Drivers door window won't go up. And my blinker was out, so I got pulled over...good times. As you can imagine, the trade in value was painfully low. 
Chevrolet Impala in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2010 - Mar 2011
72540 mi C $638 Brakes. One front rotor, two rear rotors, one rear pad, and two rear calipers. 
72540   Front brake line was leaking so a new replacement was installed. Unfortunately, a very difficult one to replace so a high labour charge. 
Chevrolet Impala in Wisconsin, United States
Aug 2010 - Jul 2011
108700 mi US $1100 Intake leaking coolant. Bad electronics connection with abs system causing abs to activate when it shouldn't. Transmission pressure sensor/ valve bad. Causing rough, improper shifts. Possible issues with traction control caused by this as well. 
115000   Abs and traction control not working yet again! TC kicks in on dry pavement. Abs engaged when they should not! 3rd time fixing this.  
Chevrolet Impala in Washington, United States
Aug 2010 - Apr 2015
108000 mi US $410 Fuel tank pressure sensor became defective causing constant check engine light. Sensor repaired whcih required dismounting gas tank. 
123300   Coolant leak caused by defective water pump. Replaced Water Pump. 

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2001 Chevrolet Impala 4dr Sedan

180-horsepower 3.4L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Chevrolet Impala in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2010 - Mar 2015
110320 mi C $300 Rear wheel bearing worn out - bearing replaced. 
133920   Right rear wheel bearing broken, bearing replaced Left rear wheel bearing loose, bearing replaced Front right outer tie rod end very loose, part replaced Both front control arm bushings broken, bushings replaced 
157860   A/C wasn't working, recharged. 
161660   Sway bar was broken on one side, replaced. Tie-rod end very loose, replaced Other minor suspension components were loose or worn out, replaced 
164300   Brake lines burst, lines entirely replaced Right front strut severely damaged, left front strut very worn, struts replaced. 
Chevrolet Impala in North Dakota, United States
Jun 2011 - Dec 2012
62000 mi   Coolant Sensor broken. This was repaired under warranty by a Chevy dealer once before but, broke again soon after. This other Chevy dealer decided to replace it and charge me for another repair and parts. Wheel bearing seals were out on two wheels. The dealership decided to replace the bearings. The dealership discovered the brakes and rotors were worn considerably. Both items were replaced. 
64000 US $50 The steel cable that connects to the power window regulator frayed and snapped. This caused the driver side window to fall into the door. The motor assembly and cable come as one piece and had to be replaced. 
68000   The car was making a grinding sound when rolling out of park. The brake fluid turned out to be very worn. The brake lines were flushed and refilled which seems to have fixed the problem. 
69000   The valve body in the transmission is starting to stick, causing the transmission to shift erratically or not at all. Chose not to repair and will probably be getting rid of this vehicle. 
69000   Sticking valve body in the transmission. 
Chevrolet Impala in Oklahoma, United States
Jun 2011 - Sep 2011
164000 mi US $650 Leak in oil pan and front main seal 

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