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CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic is fairly new & is already showing an early trend of transmission problems.

Owners report hesitation when shifting & grinding/hard shifting into gears. Some dealers are calling the condition "normal". Another owner reported his dealership replaced the transmission under warranty, but the new transmission had the same exact grinding problem. Design defect?

8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
50,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
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2012 Chevrolet Sonic Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 012018

Sonic

  • Automatic transmission
  • 50,000 miles

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

This seems to have been a random problem since the car was about 3yrs old at 20000mi. It started off very rare, now it is often.

- Paul P., Ruston, US

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