Best Bet
  • (4.4) 46 reviews
  • MSRP: $803$6,735
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23-26
  • Engine: 180-hp, 3.4-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Chevrolet Impala

Our Take on the 2004 Chevrolet Impala

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Soft suspension on base model
  • Resale value
  • Engine noise at times

Notable Features

  • Three V-6s
  • Supercharged V-6 in SS
  • Sport-tuned suspension on SS
  • Five- or six-passenger capacity
  • Available XM Satellite Radio


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Consumer Reviews


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Reliable... Good value... May buy another.

by Foamfoot from Milwaukee, WI on April 27, 2009

I purchased my '04 Impala brand new. Five years, 61K miles and 60 payments later, I'm still happy I did. But age may be catching up with it. After my Jeep was stolen, I was in the hunt for something ... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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