Owners may contact General Motors customer service at 1-800-521-7300 Buick , 1-800-458-8006 Cadillac , and 1-800-222-1020 Chevrolet. One issue I do have is the heater controls. The version mated with the 5. Universal garage-door opener 100 83 Std. It offers increased stiffness and ride control, with reduced body lean and greater high-speed stability.
It's very comfortable to drive even on long trips. Once I made it to the lot I was greeted and was welcomed to look around. Quick access to automobile-catalog website - type in a browser: a-c. Under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic, translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the automobile-catalog. These details complement other high-quality attributes to provide an overall feeling of solidity. Monte Carlo also offers a premium Bose audio system. Decent visibility is compromised more than in Impala by thick rear pillars, sharply angled back window, and smallish outside rearview mirrors.
Head-protecting curtain side airbags were standard in Impalas, but not available for Monte Carlos. Except as expressly authorized by automobile-catalog. All models receive a sporty rear spoiler. With appropriate tires, the big coupe does quite well in winter driving - though I've gotten stuck many times in Lower Michigan on side roads. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter.
Front torso side airbags were optional, however. Taller jounce bumpers in the front suspension help enhance stability and control. The Monte Carlo features premium materials throughout the interior and trunk area, including low-gloss trim and tight tolerances. OnStar-equipped Monte Carlo models feature OnStar dual-mode analog-digital equipment. OnStar is the leading provider of in-vehicle safety, security and information services in the United States and Canada. As in Impalas, gauges are clearly marked and easy to read. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter.
Regardless of engine, Monte Carlos are peppy from a stop. I considered trading it for something smaller. I really love the heated seats and the dual-climate control albeit manual is very useful. The recall began on September 23, 2014. We'll see if that does anything when it's brought in for it's 100k tune-up in the next month or so.
I had one issue with a power steering fluid leak. Also, new, flat-blade windshield wipers are used to provide consistent pressure on the glass, which helps eliminate streaking and wind noise. On highway drives it averages over 28mpg, in stop and go driving it gets just over 20. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. I've had it over 3 years now and I've really enjoyed this car.
It has the upgraded 3. This smooth shifting transmission is renowned for its durability and strength with high-torque engines. The change can eliminate the torque steer that plagues certain front-drive vehicles and, when driving at the limit, completely change the car's behavior. In the affected vehicles, the weight on the key ring and road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. All models also receive a quieter, improved performance power steering pump and fluid reservoirs.
SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. The vehicle has remained true to the roots of style and performance established at its introduction in 1970. Cabin storage is adequate but no more. The only major repairs engine-wise is the water-pump had to be replaced around 85k miles. It's very comfortable for two people though some passengers have complained the passenger seat is too firm and the back seat is usable but would not recommend grown adults back there for very long. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Cabin materials are serviceable, but these models trail most like-priced imports for quality feel.
Ethanol-blended fuel, called E85, is increasingly available and can be less expensive than regular-grade gasoline, but mileage is reduced. In most respects, performance of the Monte Carlo is similar to that of an Impala with the same powertrain. No issues, no problems, I will tell all of my friends to shop there. At 197 inches long its a challenge in a small driveway, but I'd rather keep the reliability, power and styling than trade it for the same priced econobox. These new ingredients improve on an already popular recipe for driving satisfaction.
You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the site. The system provides more stopping power and reduced stopping distances, compared to previous models, as well as smoother and quieter performance, longer pad life, and more resistance to brake pulsation. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. The doors have this jack-in-the-box reaction when opened and since it's a coupe the huge heavy doors have pinched quite a few ankles. Click on pic All in all I really like this car and plan on driving it until the wheels fall off! It also provides improved steering and handling performance. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter.