Chevrolet - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Chevrolet models

The following chart shows the Chevrolet models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Chevrolet has sold far more Malibu model cars than the C4500 model.

Table 1. Compare Chevrolet models

Chevrolet Model Number of Problems
  Malibu
20,252
  Impala
12,046
  Silverado 1500
9,226
  Trailblazer
8,884
  Cobalt
8,803
  Silverado
8,552
  Tahoe
8,205
  Suburban
6,581
  Equinox
6,537
  Blazer
4,467
  Corvette
4,309
  HHR
3,988
  Cavalier
3,835
  Cruze
3,664
  Traverse
3,492
  S10
3,213
  Avalanche
3,042
  Silverado 2500
2,649
  Venture
2,354
  Monte Carlo
2,128
  Colorado
2,060
  Camaro
1,944
  Aveo
1,678
  Astro
1,441
  1500
1,290
  Lumina
1,030
  Sonic
966
  C1500
746
  Uplander
699
  Volt
648
  Express
591
  K1500
556
  Silverado 3500
477
  Spark
446
  Tracker
434
  C/k Pickups
329
  2500
313
  C2500
264
  C3500
229
  Trax
169
  Prizm
159
  Express 3500
138
  Tahoe Hybrid
135
  C/k 2500
127
  K2500
124
  Express 1500
113
  Corsica
112
  Classic
99
  K3500
95
  Caprice
92
  Express 2500
88
  Bolt Ev
86
  SSR
80
  Beretta
79
  C/k 3500
64
  Malibu Hybrid
63
  C15
53
  Cheyenne
43
  3500
31
  C10
28
  P30
27
  C5500
26
  Kodiak
23
  C4500
18

Number of problems reported for all models of Chevrolet built from year 2019 to 1996.

Owners of Chevrolet cars have reported a total of 144,440 problems across all Chevrolet models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Chevrolet models, is 6011.6. Cars from Chevrolet's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (11,172 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Chevrolet
235
  2018 Chevrolet
623
  2017 Chevrolet
1,240
  2016 Chevrolet
2,017
  2015 Chevrolet
3,173
  2014 Chevrolet
4,170
  2013 Chevrolet
4,051
  2012 Chevrolet
4,808
  2011 Chevrolet
6,612
  2010 Chevrolet
6,715
  2009 Chevrolet
6,650
  2008 Chevrolet
8,137
  2007 Chevrolet
10,791
  2006 Chevrolet
10,813
  2005 Chevrolet
11,172
  2004 Chevrolet
9,575
  2003 Chevrolet
8,234
  2002 Chevrolet
7,797
  2001 Chevrolet
6,685
  2000 Chevrolet
7,590
  1999 Chevrolet
6,798
  1998 Chevrolet
5,713
  1997 Chevrolet
5,729
  1996 Chevrolet
4,950

Common problems of Chevrolet Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Chevrolet cars. The number one most common problem of Chevrolet cars is related to the vehicle's electrical system, with 21,665 problems reported. The second most common Chevrolet car problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (18,021 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Chevrolet vehicles



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