Chevrolet Sonic Maintenance Costs

A Chevrolet Sonic will cost about $5,943 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service.

This beats the industry average for popular hatchback models by $568. There is also a 18.17% chance that a Sonic will require a major repair during that time. This is 3.33% better than similar vehicles in this segment. The chart below illustrates how these costs and repair probabilities will increase over time.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

Chevrolet Sonic Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 1.87% $196
2 3.11% $231
3 3.49% $288
4 6.16% $378
5 8.82% $452
6 9.93% $570
7 10.71% $809
8 13.84% $904
9 15.30% $992
10 18.17% $1,123
11 28.15% $1,140
12 35.01% $1,280

Chevrolet Sonic Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
7,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
15,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
22,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
30,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
37,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
45,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
50,000 Replace Air Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter
52,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
60,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
67,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
75,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
82,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
90,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
97,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
100,000 Replace Air Filter, Replace Timing Belt, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Water Pump Replacement, Spark Plugs Replacement
105,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
112,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
120,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
127,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
135,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
142,500 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
150,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter

Chevrolet Sonic Maintenance Rankings

Maintenance Rankings

We've ranked over 200 models from best to worst for Maintenance. See where the Chevrolet Sonic ranks for Maintenance compared to other vehicles. Also check out how the Sonic stacks up in our rankings for Depreciation, Insurance and Overall Costs.

Maintenance Rankings