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  Safety Recalls of Chevrolet Impala Vehicles

There have been 56 safety recalls for the Chevrolet Impala. The most recent recalls are shown below. Table 1 and Table 2 show the historical recalls and the recall statistics by the model year of the Chevrolet Impala.

NHTSA Recall #: 16V507000; Jul. 5, 2016

If the wires are damaged, the passenger presence sensory system may fail to recognize that the passenger seat is occupied, disabling the air bag. Damage may also cause the air bag fuse to short resulting in a loss of all air bags and seat belt pretensions. Both conditions increase the risk of injury during a crash.

Recalled Vehicles: 2009 Chevrolet Impala, 2010 Chevrolet Impala
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2009-2010 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured April 25, 2008 through February 16, 2010. The front passenger seat frame may contact and damage the wires of the passenger presence sensor module. ... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 15V701000; Oct. 26, 2015

Engine oil that drips onto the hot surface of the exhaust manifold may result in a fire.

Recalled Vehicles: 1997 Buick Regal, 1998 Buick Regal, 1999 Buick Regal, 2000 Buick Regal, 2001 Buick Regal, 2002 Buick Regal, 2003 Buick Regal, 2004 Buick Regal, 2000 Chevrolet Impala, 2001 Chevrolet Impala, 2002 Chevrolet Impala, 2003 Chevrolet Impala, 2004 Chevrolet Impala, 1998 Chevrolet Lumina, 1999 Chevrolet Lumina, 1998 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix, 1998 Pontiac Grand Prix, 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 1998-1999 Chevrolet lumina and Oldsmobile intrigue, 1997-2004 Buick regal and pontiac grand prix, 2000-2004 Chevrolet impala, and 1998-2004 Chevrolet monte carlo vehicles.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 15V465000; Jul. 24, 2015

If the front passenger air bag deploys with a child seat in the front passenger seat, it increases the risk of injury to the child.

Recalled Vehicles: 2014 Chevrolet Impala, 2015 Chevrolet Impala
Component: AIR BAGS
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured April 15, 2013, to June 19, 2015, equipped with front vented-heated passenger seats. Accordingly, the automatic occupant sensing (aos) system may fail to suppress the front passenger air bag if ... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 15V202000; Apr. 6, 2015

Brake pads that remain partially engaged with the rotors may cause excessive brake heat that may result in a fire.

Recalled Vehicles: 2014 Chevrolet Impala
Component: PARKING BRAKE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured March 22, 2013, to may 22, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the electronic parking brake piston actuation arm may not fully retract causing the brake pads to stay partially engaged.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 15V201000; Apr. 6, 2015

The leaking engine oil can drip onto the hot surface of the exhaust manifold, increasing the risk of a fire.

Recalled Vehicles: 2004 Buick Regal, 2004 Chevrolet Impala, 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) notified the agency on April 2, 2015, that they are is recalling certain model year 2004 Buick regal vehicles manufactured April 9, 2003, to June 1, 2003, 2004 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured April 8, 2003, to June 23, 2003, and 2004 Chevrolet monte carlo vehicles ... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 15V085000; Feb. 11, 2015

Brake pads that remain partially engaged with the rotors may cause excessive brake heat that may result in a fire.

Recalled Vehicles: 2014 Chevrolet Impala
Component: PARKING BRAKE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured November 15, 2012, to may 30, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the electronic parking brake piston actuation arm may not fully retract causing the brake pads to stay partially engaged.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 14V614000; Oct. 1, 2014

If the module experiences an electrical short, the vehicle could stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Recalled Vehicles: 2014 Buick Enclave, 2013 Cadillac CTS, 2014 Cadillac CTS, 2013 Cadillac Escalade, 2014 Cadillac Escalade, 2013 Cadillac Escalade Esv, 2014 Cadillac Escalade Esv, 2014 Chevrolet Express, 2014 Chevrolet Impala, 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, 2013 Chevrolet Suburban, 2014 Chevrolet Suburban, 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe, 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe, 2014 Chevrolet Traverse, 2014 GMC Acadia, 2014 GMC Savana, 2014 GMC Sierra, 2013 GMC Yukon, 2014 GMC Yukon, 2013 GMC Yukon Xl, 2014 GMC Yukon Xl
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Cadillac cts, escalade, escalade esv, Chevrolet suburban, tahoe, GMC yukon, and yukon xl, and 2014 Buick enclave, Chevrolet express, impala, silverado hd, traverse, GMC acadia, savana, and sierra hd vehicles.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 14V541000; Sep. 9, 2014

Brake pads that remain partially engaged with the rotors may cause excessive brake heat that may result in a fire.

Recalled Vehicles: 2013 Cadillac XTS, 2014 Cadillac XTS, 2015 Cadillac XTS, 2014 Chevrolet Impala, 2015 Chevrolet Impala
Component: PARKING BRAKE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Cadillac xts vehicles manufactured February 14, 2012, to August 22, 2014, and 2014-2015 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured November 5, 2012, to September 2, 2014.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 14V518000; Aug. 28, 2014

In manufacturing mode, the vehicle's air bags will not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Recalled Vehicles: 2013 Cadillac XTS, 2014 Cadillac XTS, 2014 Chevrolet Impala
Component: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Cadillac xts vehicles manufactured April 11, 2013, to June 27, 2013, and 2014 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured may 13, 2013, to November 5, 2013.... Details of this recall goto detail
NHTSA Recall #: 14V489000; Aug. 8, 2014

The storage compartment door may not remain closed in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Recalled Vehicles: 2014 Chevrolet Impala, 2015 Chevrolet Impala
Component: STRUCTURE
Recall Summary: General motors LLC (gm) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Chevrolet impala vehicles manufactured may 7, 2014, to July 28, 2014. In the event of an accident, the center storage console may not stay latched.... Details of this recall goto detail
Table 1. Historical Recalls of Chevrolet Impala Vehicles
Date Component Vehicle Affected
Jul. 5, 2016   Electrical System:wiring 289,254
Oct. 26, 2015   Engine And Engine Cooling:engine 1,003,556
Jul. 24, 2015   Air Bag 5,493
Apr. 6, 2015   Engine And Engine Cooling:engine 330,742
Apr. 6, 2015   Parking Brake 126
Feb. 11, 2015   Parking Brake 3,660
Oct. 1, 2014   Electrical System 106,307
Sep. 9, 2014   Parking Brake 205,309
Aug. 28, 2014   Air Bags:frontal:sensor/control Module 5
Aug. 8, 2014   Structure 14,940
Jul. 23, 2014   Steering:electric Power Assist System 57,242
Jul. 3, 2014   Electrical System:ignition 5,877,718
Jul. 2, 2014   Steering 106
Jun. 23, 2014   Electrical System:ignition 3,141,731
Feb. 21, 2014   Power Train:automatic Transmission 355
May. 24, 2013   Electrical System 10,210
Aug. 3, 2012   Suspension:front:control Arm:lower Arm 36,413
Aug. 5, 2011   Steering:hydraulic Power Assist:hose, Piping, And Connections 10,344
Oct. 13, 2010   Seat Belts:front:anchorage 303,100
Apr. 8, 2009   Engine And Engine Cooling 1,497,516
Oct. 6, 2008   Air Bags:frontal 79
Oct. 31, 2006   Fuel System, Gasoline:storage 1,602
Jun. 23, 2004   Service Brakes 47,991
Feb. 24, 2004   Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery 910,873
Feb. 14, 2003   Air Bags:frontal:driver Side Inflator Module 130
Aug. 9, 2002   Air Bags:frontal 133,221
Apr. 24, 2001   Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings 126,745
Nov. 13, 2000   Air Bags:side/window 12
Aug. 29, 2000   Air Bag 580
Aug. 7, 2000   Seat Belt 156,305
Aug. 19, 1983   Vehicle Speed Control:cables 19,108
Jan. 3, 1982   Fuel System, Gasoline:fuel Injection System 79,686
Oct. 15, 1980   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:foundation Components:hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings 24,719
Oct. 14, 1980   Equipment:other:labels 85,158
Sep. 25, 1980   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:pedals And Linkages 4,615
Nov. 13, 1979   Seat Belts:front:anchorage 1,326,404
Jul. 2, 1979   Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch 476,245
Jun. 6, 1979   Exterior Lighting:brake Lights:switch 15,328
Aug. 16, 1978   Seats:front Assembly:recliner 1,400
Nov. 16, 1977   Wheels:lugs/nuts/bolts 4,504
Nov. 3, 1976   Exterior Lighting:turn Signal:switch 66,632
Sep. 7, 1976   Steering:wheel And Handle Bar 55,564
Dec. 19, 1975   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:foundation Components:differential Proportional Valve 39,278
Feb. 15, 1974   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:power Assist:vacuum 1,218,387
Dec. 27, 1973   Suspension:front:control Arm:upper Arm 782,111
Dec. 19, 1973   Service Brakes, Hydraulic:foundation Components:hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings 9,215
Jan. 24, 1973   Structure: Frame And Members:underbody Shields 3,707,064
Jul. 19, 1972   Seats 1,699
Dec. 29, 1971   Engine And Engine Cooling:engine 6,682,084
Jul. 26, 1971   Tires:tread/belt 1,672
Jul. 20, 1971   Equipment:mechanical:jacks 6,000
Dec. 3, 1970   Vehicle Speed Control 12,600
Jul. 9, 1969   Structure: Frame And Members:underbody Shields 24,017
Feb. 28, 1969   Engine And Engine Cooling:exhaust System:manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe 2,570,914
Feb. 20, 1969   Tire 1,396
Oct. 23, 1967   Steering:linkages:arm:idler And Attachment 1,143,000


Table 2. Recall Statistics of Chevrolet Impala Model Years
Model# Recalls
2015 Chevrolet Impala 3
2014 Chevrolet Impala 12
2013 Chevrolet Impala 1
2012 Chevrolet Impala 3
2011 Chevrolet Impala 2
2010 Chevrolet Impala 4
2009 Chevrolet Impala 5
2008 Chevrolet Impala 2
2007 Chevrolet Impala 2
2006 Chevrolet Impala 1
2005 Chevrolet Impala 1
2004 Chevrolet Impala 4
2003 Chevrolet Impala 5
2002 Chevrolet Impala 4
2001 Chevrolet Impala 7
2000 Chevrolet Impala 7
1983 Chevrolet Impala 1
1982 Chevrolet Impala 2
1981 Chevrolet Impala 2
1980 Chevrolet Impala 3
1979 Chevrolet Impala 3
1978 Chevrolet Impala 3
1977 Chevrolet Impala 3
1976 Chevrolet Impala 1
1974 Chevrolet Impala 3
1973 Chevrolet Impala 1
1972 Chevrolet Impala 2
1971 Chevrolet Impala 4
1969 Chevrolet Impala 4
1968 Chevrolet Impala 2
1967 Chevrolet Impala 2
1966 Chevrolet Impala 2
1965 Chevrolet Impala 3