Sun lovers, beware: often rob around an inch of headroom, and my car did not include the optional one. Despite its friendly face and upmarket frills, I found the new Aveo short on drivability, comfort and — most importantly — overall value. After driving the vehicle for prolonged periods of time, fumes emitted from the front of the vehicle. Before cleaning the sender, the gas tank must be drained. This is the thing that gets me. At low speeds, the steering wheel offers rather low assist, requiring noticeably more effort in parking lots and neighborhoods than the larger Chevrolet Cobalt.
My car still suffers from an intermittent engine trouble codes related to the throttle body and surging problems. It was also built with a 1. Honda, Toyota and Nissan already are in this segment, but U. Honda, Toyota and Nissan already are in this segment, but U. For buyers willing to live with the previous design, the Aveo5 hatchback still comes in Special Value trim. In many places, it succeeds.
Chevrolet also markets a companion hatchback, now called the Aveo5. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. I called my dealership where I purchased the used car and was told they couldn't help me with recalls. The engine was turned off and upon restarting the vehicle resumed normally. I was driving at a slow pace, about 15 mph.
It was also introduced in Australasia, but it was called the Holden Barina. That's why owners of the Chevrolet Aveo should take note of these common problems so that they'd know what to do when they encounter them. The contact stated that while traveling approximately 10 mph, the steering wheel seized. My other Chevy vehicles had been great, but this Aveo fell short. I got out and checked under the hood and I didnt see anything wrong so I began to push the car back home.
The glove box is about the size I expect for a compact car. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. Engine noise at highway speeds remains low, but wind and road noise do not. Accelerator response is immediate, keeping the Aveo from feeling underpowered around town. I enjoy driving such an economical vehicle, but!!! In December 2010, the Chevrolet Aveo was renamed to Sonic in the United States.
. The problem occurred again with the same trouble code being set. We will never process your order before verifying with you the engine information! Get a P2135 code that tells you to replace the entire throttle body. If there's an inexact reading on the fuel gauge, the fuel level sender unit is corroded. This has been ongoing for a few days now, after taking it to two different mechanics. The flames were coming up from the engine.
The vehicle was not repaired. I then learned about the safety recalls for the wheel bearing, drive train, and pulley system for the engine. But, this kind of problem can just be easily solved by having it replaced with a new one. The Aveo includes for front and outboard rear passengers. Nearly one year later I started having issues with it. The vehicle was maneuvered to the shoulder where the engine was turned off.
I am 12 weeks pregnant with twins. Was told it was due to a hold in the exhaust pipe. The leak was caused by a defective drain plug that may cause severe damage to the engine when the vehicle is driven with not enough oil. Other minor issues Though these are considered minor issues, they could still jeopardize the performance of the Chevrolet Aveo. Worse yet, gas mileage is beat by all major competitors — and some of them feel noticeably quicker. It's just a matter of how many owners talked about the problem online and reported it. The advertisement was a part of Chevrolet's 'Get Real' campaign that encourages consumers to focus on the reality of everyday life and have a 'realistic' approach to buying a car.
I stopped at mcdonald S to feed the 3 kids, I was there for 35 min with the car off. Was told the oxygen sensor had failed. Instrument issues A usual problem with the Chevrolet Aveo is its defective instrumentation. Take away the nifty options and new styling, and the Aveo has improved little from the first-generation car. Although it's a great automobile, it's inevitable for it to experience problems.