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2001 Chevrolet Prizm Problems and Repair Histories

Don't infer 2001 Chevrolet Prizm problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2001 Chevrolet Prizm repairs by problem area

32% of the 2001 Chevrolet Prizm repairs were to the engine, 4% to the brakes, 8% to the suspension, 28% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, and 28% to the body and trim.

Chart based on 25 repairs.

2001 Chevrolet Prizm repair cost distribution

Of the 2001 Chevrolet Prizm repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 30% cost less than $100, 50% between $100 and $499, and 20% between $500 and $999.

Chart based on 10 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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Repair costs are in local units.

2001 Chevrolet Prizm

Engine not specified

Chevrolet Prizm in Massachusetts, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2010 90000    
96000 180 Stabilizer broken, get it change. Now the catalytic converter broke, need to change again. Have not repaired yet. Too expensive. 
117000  

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2001 Chevrolet Prizm 4dr Sedan

125-horsepower 1.8L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Chevrolet Prizm in Utah, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2010 136000    
137000 50 Check Engine Light came on indicating the Mass Air Flow sensor had failed. Replaced the MAF. 
140000 150 Up and down stream O2 sensors were replaced. 
148000 1 Dash light in center console. 
150000 8 Interior door opener latch, driver side replaced. 
159000 18 Interior front passenger door latch broke. I guess we are hard on these things? 
165500 15 The bloody door opener on the driver side broke again! Must be those quality Chinese replacement parts...... 
177000 38 Replaced Blower Motor Resistor 
178000 25 Replaced another interior door opener lever. Obviously we are too abusive to these latches, this is the third one for this car. 
180000  

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2001 Chevrolet Prizm 4dr Sedan

125-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

Chevrolet Prizm in Maryland, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2012 143000    
143700 50 CEL P0420 catalyst below efficiency threshold. Due to engine burning oil. 
147000 30 Needed new HVAC blower motor resistor. 
155000  

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2001 Chevrolet Prizm 4dr Sedan

125-horsepower 1.8L I4 3-speed automatic FWD

Chevrolet Prizm in Wisconsin, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2013 132000    
136000 250 Bering Replaced 
140000 500 horn not working 
142000  
Chevrolet Prizm in Wisconsin, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2010 104000    
121000 850 New air compressor, blower and belt 
125300 350 replace rotors and pads 
127000  
Chevrolet Prizm in Utah, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2010 61000    
68000 8 Interior door opener latch, driver side replaced. 
90000 9 Driver side interior door opener replaced. 
Chevrolet Prizm in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2012 153000    
153000 130 Replace timing chain tensioner. 
153000 0 The car had an intermittent hesitation problem. After bringing it to the shop previously and inspecting the car, I determined that it was not worth fixing. 
Chevrolet Prizm in Kansas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2008 55000    
65000 150 Some sort of air intake regulator needed replacing. It was clogged and caused the engine to burn oil resulting in the car needing a quart of oil added every 1500 miles. They had to order the part. Some sort of air intake regulator was replaced. 
 

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2001 Chevrolet Prizm 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chevrolet in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2008 70000    
72000 650 Air conditioner compressor bearing failure 
 

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