Headlights problems of the 2006 Chevrolet Impala
Three problems associated with headlights have been reported for the 2006 Chevrolet Impala.
Headlights problem #1
The VIN of this vehicle is 2G1WD58C76_. 2006 Chevrolet Impala. Consumer writes in regards to transmission problems. The consumer stated the transmission was slipping. She explained to the dealer, there was a recurring problem with the transmission. Each time, the consumer went to the dealer, she was informed they could not recreate the problem, and therefore no problem existed. Besides the transmission problem, there was a horrible ratcheting machine-gun type noise coming from behind the dash, when she changed the vent position. The loud noise lasted for about a minute and was almost ear-piercing. Also, the engine mount broke, the water pump, steering and tie rods failed, the engine burned excessive amount of oil, and the engine low oil light illuminated. The windows made a screeching sound, the sunroof would drag, the plastic headlight covered were fogged and faded. The tire pressure monitoring light was constantly on. On April 24, 2013. The consumer took the vehicle to an independent transmission shop to have them assess the same transmission slipping problem, she had been experiencing for seven years. They dropped the transmission pan, and they found fine metal, pieces of aluminum and clutch material in the pan. This headlights problem happened on Wednesday, May. 1, 2013.
Headlights problem #2
Vehicle identification number (VIN) of the vehicle is 2G1WC58186_. The vehicle involved is a 2006 Chevrolet Impala. She stated that the headlamps on the vehicle disengaged from the plastic casing. She felt that the headlamps would eventually crack due to being exposed. The dealer and the manufacturer stated that the part was out of warranty and they would be unable to assist. She felt that this was a common defect for vehicles of this year, make, and model with at least 30,000 miles. The failure and current mileages were 36,200. This headlights issue occurred Sunday, July 22, 2007.
Headlights problem #3
The car was a 2006 Chevrolet Impala. Headlights shut completely off while driving at night. No dash lights, no head lights, no lights anywhere and then in about 5 seconds they come back on. Car never shuts off. Dangerous!!!!! happened to me driving in rural area twice in one night. Very dark road. . . Could not see anything!!!!!!!!!. The failure date was Thursday, October 22, 2009.
Other Exterior Lighting related problems of the 2006 Chevrolet Impala:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Exterior Lighting problems||1|
|Turn Signal problems||1|