2010 Chevrolet Impala - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Impala

596 problems have been reported for the 2010 Chevrolet Impala. The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for 2010 Chevrolet Impala. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system with 108 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (72 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Impala

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2010 Chevrolet Impala in the United States are 157,518 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chevrolet Impala owners in the last 8 years is 596, and the age of the vehicle is 8, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 596 / 157,518 / 8 * 1000 = 0.47.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Chevrolet Impala model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2010 Chevrolet Impala in 2010.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
34
  2017
59
  2016
85
  2015
60
  2014
167
  2013
98
  2012
41
  2011
22
  2010
2

small car iamge Compare the 2010 Chevrolet Impala with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Chevrolet Impala, the following table can be used to compare the 2010 Chevrolet Impala with the Chevrolet Impala from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2010 Impala is 596 while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Chevrolet Impala is 496.

Table 3. Compare the 2010 Chevrolet Impala with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Impala
8
  2017 Impala
34
  2016 Impala
41
  2015 Impala
120
  2014 Impala
355
  2013 Impala
337
  2012 Impala
302
  2011 Impala
657
  2010 Impala
596
  2009 Impala
1,146
  2008 Impala
1,031
  2007 Impala
755
  2006 Impala
688
  2005 Impala
706
  2004 Impala
1,209
  2003 Impala
778
  2002 Impala
881
  2001 Impala
793
  2000 Impala
885
  1999 Impala
4
  1998 Impala
4
  1997 Impala
1
  1996 Impala
89


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