2012 Impala with 60,000 miles. Do I need a fuel system clean and transmission service?

Linda Healey Leffel

Asked by Jul 22, 2015 at 02:00 PM about the 2012 Chevrolet Impala LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Upon taking my 2012 Impala in for a regular maintenance oil change (every 3,000 miles) I was told that I need to have my fuel system cleaned (recommend every 30,000) and my transmission serviced (every 50,000 miles). My vehicles has 60,000 miles. The dealership will charge $130 for the fuel system clean and $150 for the transmission service. I am a senior citizen on a limited income and want to make sure I need these services. I purchased the car used with 52,000 miles.

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Tom Demyan

I'd have the trans serviced but forget the fuel system cleaning. Use any top tier fuel and you will be fine.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Tom is spot on. Go here: http://www.toptiergas.com/retailers/


The gasoline sold at non- top tier does not have the proper detergents your car needs

Kelly Mayo

take it to any good transmission shop and have a check/service/inspection done...$19.00-49.00... ask if can/will change the fuel filter....

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