2011 Chevrolet Impala - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2011 Chevrolet Impala

642 problems have been reported for the 2011 Chevrolet Impala.
The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for 2011 Chevrolet Impala.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electronic stability control
with 111 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling
(100 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2011 Chevrolet Impala

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 2011 Chevrolet Impala in the United States are 177,624 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chevrolet Impala owners in the last 7 years is 642, and the age of the vehicle is 7, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2011 Chevrolet Impala in 2011.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

47

2017

53

2016

85

2015

72

2014

151

2013

95

2012

62

2011

11

Compare the 2011 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 2011 Chevrolet Impala
with the Chevrolet Impala from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2011 Impala is 642
while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Chevrolet Impala is 490.

Table 3. Compare the 2011 Chevrolet Impala with other model years