2001 Chevrolet Impala User Reviews

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala Review
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    Looks/Style Ranked 2001 Cadillac Seville better.
    "Its more of a sleeker looking automobile"
    Would Buy Ranked 2001 Cadillac Seville better.
    "Because the Cadillac comes with all the bells and whistles and it will last you a lifetime"
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    2001 Chevrolet Impala Base Review
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    65

    Just Got It, Still Learning — One of our favorite models of Impala as far as exterior styling. It runs good on the open road. Suspension / handling is a little mushy on the base trim level. Engine reliability has long been an issue with these. Apparently the gaskets and coolant were incompatible at the beginning of the run, so the gaskets on the intake and cylinder heads deteriorate over time (just beyond the warranty period). After driving it home, it was puking bubbles into the coolant reservoir. That usually indicates a head gasket gone bad somewhere.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Styling; Fuel Economy; Comfortable; Long trips

    Cons: Engine reliability (cooling system, head gasket);

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala LS Review
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    35

    Reliable. Cost Effective. Enjoyable Ride — If you can find a model with the 3800 engine and lower mileage, you're sure to have a vehicle that the engine will outlast all the other parts on it. They ride extremely comfortable and feel very solid. There is an average amount of road noise. Minor hiccups and repairs along the way, this vehicle is still an excellent choice.

    Pros: 3800 V6. Great on Gas. Solid performance. Comfortable on long trips. Very reliable, have a friend who is a salesmen and puts over 30K per year on his cars and has owned 3 of these. Decent stock speakers.

    Cons: Typical GM rust areas (if you live in snowy states) being the rockers, fenders etc. Best to prevent this early than to try and fix it afterward.

    I think GM make their power window motors out of silly putty. They always have issues and get weak much earlier than other vehicles.

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala LS Review
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    I Would Buy Another In A Heartbeat — Performance - acceleration, braking, handling are all excellent Appearance - both interior and exterior styling are great gas mileage is excellent ( avg 8.5L / 100km hwy, 11/100 city), maintenance very low Overall it is a fun and practical car to drive, very reliable and easy on gas. It is very roomy inside for passengers and cargo. For a full size car, it is very cheap to operate.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: handling and mileage

    Cons: body style not made anymore

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala LS Review
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    Very Nice Car, Put In A $800 Sound System, And I Am Not Planning On Getting Something New Until This — Perfomance- Very nice car for the 3.8. Crusing around 80-85 is very easy, around 2200 rpms. No problem reaching and crusing at that speed with 30 mpg. Decent acceleration for mid sized sedan, 10 yr old and still has 9-10 sec. 0-60 speed.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Very comfortable interior, nice exterior looks, decent on the luxury side, but not overboard.

    Cons: I can't think of anything.

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala LS Review
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    Silver & Black. — Fun yet practical daily driver. Good gas mileage, good looking, and dependable. Maintenance costs starting to get the better of my wallet but I like to keep my vehicles in good shape and ready to go. This one's a keeper.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Comfortable Commuter

    Cons: It's getting older.

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    Its A Good Family Car — pick up is decent it rattles a bit once you take it down back roads for a couple weeks Has nice hub caps and comes with a nice wood grain dash wpg and back costs 20 dollars never had to fix anything yet she handles corners well, not great

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: can spin the tires if u want to

    Cons: nothing really sucks

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    My Imp — Like most new cars every thing is packing to tight it makes it hard to work on most things. i had to replace the hazard flasher. which isn't a big deal in most cars but gm decided to put it behind the dash panel so i had to tear out the entire dash panel to get at the the relay

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: lasts long

    Cons: hard to work on

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    2001 Chevrolet Impala LS Review
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    My Car — Built like a tank, drives smooth. Made for cops, but driven my me. Has plenty of power for a 3 cylinder engine. My first car and most likely to be the last owner of it. Can't go wring here. Great car.

    Pros: All

    Cons: There are none

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    Good For Soccer Moms, But Other Than That... No — My car is WAY too big, it gets horrible gas mileage, and it's extremely ugly, but it is very loud, and it's reliable. It is very heavy, therfore slow and doesn't corner well. I wouldn't recommend an impala to anyone. I can't wait to get a new car.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: A lot of room, practical

    Cons: Not fun at all, Ugly, gas guzzler

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    2014 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

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    2012 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

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    I was very impressed with the overall of this car, I like to drive and she did act like I wanted her to. Very fast. Very good on handling. Like the curves lol....good view not much of a blind spot. Se... Read More

    Excellent Reliable Vehicle By chrisgrecia

    This car is more than what meets the eye. It looks professional and sleek. The 3.6L V6 is powerful but efficient. Rides very smooth and the interior is spacious with a cozy feel. It's not a Corvette i... Read More

    2011 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

    My Blacked Out Impala By mrdoom07

    The thing that i like about it is the room on the inside my being 6'5". Has alot of leg room and seat room. the cup holders in thefront are too small, You cant put too large coffees in there at same t... Read More

    Buy Almost New For A Huge Savings By mikescott

    i bought it for my girl friend, she wanted the leather bucket seats,if i would have new things wouldnt worked out,i would have bought the bench seats,and then had leather added to it.i pprefere bench ... Read More

    2010 Chevrolet Impala Reviews

    Tinted Out Impala By Sonflower

    This car is a 2010 Chevy impala it is fun to drive and looks quite good with timed windows all around the car gets great gas mileage and the inside is roomy the trunk space is deep and roomy also Read More

    Mostly Japanese, Chineese, Or Mexican Made. By kissmepam

    Right after the warrenty ran out the front drivers side and the rear drivers side window regulators broke. The piece that holds the cable was made with cheap plastic. All of the Heater/AC actuators br... Read More

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