The Most Common Sunfire Problem

We've pulled together a list of the problems Sunfire owners.

  1. Power Windows Fall Into Door

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What Sunfire Owners Complain About

Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.

What Breaks

Years to Avoid

Sunfire Generations

Generations are groups of model years where few, if any, changes were made to the vehicle which means their model years tend to break in similar ways. The Sunfire has 1 generation available in North American markets.

  1. 1st Generation Sunfire

    17th of 27

Sunfire Key Numbers

  1. 240 complaints

    Running tally of owner grievances filed to

  2. 749 service bulletins

    Documenting the process of troubleshooting common problems.

  3. 21 recall campaigns

    Time-sensitive, free repairs for widespread safety problems.