1996 Chevrolet Impala Overview


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Based on 19 reviews

Fun Fun Fun Fun!!!! Yeehaw by ssballr
 — I've owned my SS for about 6 years now. I bought it with 8500 mi on it and now has 44,000. I recently did ALOT of high performance mods to my car. I researched for about 6 months before I started my m... Read More
It Is A Must Have by David
 — This is a fantastic car to drive. It has great acceleration and top speed, good handling. It's build quality is pretty good also, the only thing wrong with it is that it squeaks when you drive, noth... Read More
Good All-around Sports Sedan by Max
 — The most suprising thing about the car is its balance. It has great straight-line speed, but the handling is world class for a 4000lb. car. This is despite the fact that the power steering is very l... Read More

1996 Chevrolet Impala Overview

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1996 Chevrolet Impala

The last of the third generation of Impalas was arguably the best: The 1996 Impala received improvements borrowed from a variety of Chevies, including a Z28-like instrument panel featuring race-car-reminiscent gauges.

The base engine remained a 5.7-liter V8 LT1 rated at 260 horsepower. The low suspension of the car could make it feel even faster, as the road-hugging features made the car feel like it had lift similar to an airplane.

Of course, Chevy raised consumer hopes and expectations, then dropped them to the floor: After the '96 model year, the Impala would be discontinued - again - until 2000.


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1996 Ss Impala: New Fuel Pump, Car Still Will Not Stay On, Idle Goes Into A...

Changed: water pump, sensor; fuel pump itself, bracket , ran on code machine& didn't throw out a code....

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What Would Make A Impala's Fuel Pump Push Low Presure? Jus Changed Fuel Pum...

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2 people have asked to contact me...When I click on their name, I type in my information, and then click REPLY. But they don't get my information!

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I just posted a listing for 1996 Impala SS. Complete posting and I did not see display in my search. Can you tell me what happend

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Sick Ss

96 Impala SS; idles rough, rich exhaust, hesistates and won't accelarate. I've changed MAP, CPS, TPS, MAF, plugs and wires still the issue exsist. Fuel is at 43 psi.

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