2010 Chevrolet Impala - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Impala

580 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 107 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 580, and the age of the vehicle is 8, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 580 / 157,518 / 8 * 1000 = 0.46.

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
21
  2017
56
  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 580 while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Chevrolet Impala is 489.

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Impala
2
  2017 Impala
29
  2016 Impala
38
  2015 Impala
99
  2014 Impala
326
  2013 Impala
332
  2012 Impala
286
  2011 Impala
641
  2010 Impala
580
  2009 Impala
1,127
  2008 Impala
1,022
  2007 Impala
747
  2006 Impala
684
  2005 Impala
703
  2004 Impala
1,205
  2003 Impala
778
  2002 Impala
879
  2001 Impala
792
  2000 Impala
884
  1999 Impala
4
  1998 Impala
4
  1997 Impala
1
  1996 Impala
89


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