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Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
33,257 miles
Total Complaints:
3 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replaced coil (2 reports)
  2. not sure (1 reports)
2003 Chevrolet Cavalier suspension problems

suspension problem

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2003 Chevrolet Cavalier Owner Comments

problem #3

Mar 092009

Cavalier Ls Sedan 2.2L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 10,000 miles


i bought my cavalier about a year and a half ago since then i had a coil break ,instrument panel go ,fuel pump broke ,tail light socket burnt out hub caps snapped,2 calipers ,oil pan leak,and a thermostat go.It is probably the worst car I ever owned I won't buy another one ever if its for free u can keep it

- , Lyme, CT, USA

problem #2

Jan 302009


  • Automatic transmission
  • 12,100 miles

Now less than a month after replacing the fuel pump now the coil springs. I don't think I will every get another cavalier again!!!!!

- , Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

problem #1

Nov 112007

(reported on)

Cavalier VL 2.2L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 77,671 miles

Went over a speed bump that wasn't painted doing about 30 kph,. Afterwards I noticed a weird crunching sound coming from my car going over a rough road, mechanic looks at it and the coil spring had snapped completely, couldn't believe it, had hardly ever seen it snap in the front before. Chevrolet dealer sold coil spring for $350!!!! The whole job cost me $500.

- , Orillia, ON, Canada

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