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73,525 miles
Total Complaints:
4 complaints

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2002 Chevrolet Impala transmission problems

transmission problem

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2002 Chevrolet Impala Owner Comments

problem #4

Apr 032008

Impala LS V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 60,000 miles


Noise- Humming like Sound as if the transmission is not going into proper gear.

Moving steering wheel I believe to the right reduces loud sound but does not eliminate it.

Noise is constant. Automatic on the floor. Changing gears doesn't make any difference.

Thought if manually move floor shift would make any difference but it did not.

Any suggestions? Thank you!

- , C, MI, USA

problem #3

Jan 012009

Impala 3.4L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 130,000 miles

well first I want to start with the transmission. It went out after me having the car for four months. and I'm really disappointed with how the car is running.

- , Fresno, CA, USA

problem #2

Sep 012007

(reported on)

Impala LS 3.8L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 63,100 miles

my car has a whining noise that makes me want to get rid of the car. went to different repair shops and everybody has a review of whats wrong. is there anyone out there with the same problem, if so please give advice on what to do about noise

- , Philadelphia, PA, USA

problem #1

Nov 132005

(reported on)

Impala LS

  • 41,000 miles

There is a ( whining ) noise coming from the transmission and seems to get a higher pitch as you increase your speed, also I have noticed that it seems to be searching for the right gear, sometimes it seems to go into overdrive and then immediatly back out of overdrive. There does not seem to be any slippage at all. I have checked the fluid and it's always on the full mark ! ( no leakage at all ) Just curious if anyone can relate to this same noise and proper gear searching ???

- , Indianapolis, IN, USA

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