How do you turn off the traction control on a 06 unpalatable ls.

Asked by Mar 05, 2013 at 02:53 AM about the 2006 Chevrolet Impala LS

Question type: General

10 Answers

Unpalatable means you can't eat it...but anyway the Traction Control is tied in with the ABS and I could find nowhere that tells me how, or even if it can be turned off ..and it's not from lack of trying I went to several Impala sites and Impala enthusiasts forums searching

10 people found this helpful.
28,455

If there is NO button located anywhere that gives you the option to turn it off, you might not be able to. May I ask WHY you are trying to deactivate it? LOL@ "unpalatable"....what's up with that?

3 people found this helpful.

yep RacerX, I looked everywhere and the only way to turn off traction control is to also disable ABS, which is a very bad idea.

1 people found this helpful.
28,455

http://blog.nwautos.com/2010/10/why_would_anyone_ever_turn_off_tr action_control.html Colby...give this a read. I'm guessing you're probably wanting to have a more "spirited" driving experience with the Impala?

4 people found this helpful.

Racer I was curious and pasted that in and got "error: not found", then tried to open it directly off your post i a new tab: same. What did I do wrong?

1 people found this helpful.
107,935

Thankfully, my '02 Grand AM has a traction control button. I live in the snow belt and my driveway rises six foot to get to the road. I have to turn the traction control off to maintain momentum to get out of my driveway. With it on, the engine power is retarded and the car won't climb the hill.

1 people found this helpful.
107,935

http://blog.nwautos.com/2010/10/why_would_anyone_ever_turn_off_tracti on_control ---- I removed the letters to make "traction" a word and cut the stuff off the end. It worked for me. It basically says that you need traction control off to blast out of a snow drift.

5 people found this helpful.
28,455

Thanks tenspeed!

Thanks guys. That worked. Are those guys Click and Clack?

1 people found this helpful.
107,935

Yep, Tom and Ray from NPR. I tune in every weekend. Their site has a good local mechanics data base.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Impala

Looking for a Used Impala in your area?

CarGurus has 25,757 nationwide Impala listings starting at $950.

ZIP:

Chevrolet Impala Experts

  • #1
    Js08016
    Reputation
    2,380
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,240
  • #3
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    2,000
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Malibu
489 Great Deals out of 51,744 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Charger
278 Great Deals out of 32,120 listings starting at $1,850
Used Honda Accord
566 Great Deals out of 103,985 listings starting at $950
Used Toyota Camry
759 Great Deals out of 73,416 listings starting at $1,195
Used Chrysler 300
339 Great Deals out of 19,109 listings starting at $1,900
Used Nissan Maxima
211 Great Deals out of 16,570 listings starting at $1,650
Used Buick LaCrosse
210 Great Deals out of 11,680 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Altima
745 Great Deals out of 66,933 listings starting at $1,625
Used Ford Mustang
260 Great Deals out of 37,873 listings starting at $1,350
Used Ford Fusion
701 Great Deals out of 62,699 listings starting at $800
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,788 Great Deals out of 154,391 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
547 Great Deals out of 38,191 listings starting at $1,243

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Chevrolet Impala LS For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 797 listings starting at $19,616
2017 Chevrolet Impala LS For Sale
422 listings starting at $16,692
2016 Chevrolet Impala LS For Sale
169 listings starting at $10,995
2015 Chevrolet Impala LS For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 247 listings starting at $10,500
2014 Chevrolet Impala LS For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 181 listings starting at $8,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.