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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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1996 Chevrolet Impala drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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1996 Chevrolet Impala Owner Comments

problem #5

Jan 011999

Impala

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Odometer instrument cluster resisters operate at such high tempertures because of a lack of ventilation that the solder joints melt causing the odometer to fail.I feel if these resisters could fall out into the instrument cluster it could cause an electricial fire..

- Tewksbury, MA, USA

problem #4

Jan 011999

Impala

  • miles
Odometer instrument cluster resisters operate at such high tempertures because of a lack of ventilation that the solder joints melt causing the odometer to fail.I feel if these resisters could fall out into the instrument cluster it could cause an electricial fire..

- Tewksbury, MA, USA

problem #3

Dec 221999

Impala

  • miles
Alternator suddently stopped working. Dash board light doesn't allow consumer to see the speed. He doesn't know how fast he is going. Also, when applying brake and gas pedals headlights go dim. When he releases gas and brake pedals, headlights are full force.

- Federal Way, WA, USA

problem #2

Dec 261996

Impala

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The speedometer fluctuates or is nonfunctional.

- Baltimore, MD, USA

problem #1

Dec 261996

Impala

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The trip odometer failed.

- Baltimore, MD, USA

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