2023 Chevrolet Traverse Safety and Reliability

Chevrolet Traverse Reliability Rating

2023 Traverse Safety

Chevy Traverse safety reviews have returned satisfactory results in the USA. The 2023 Chevrolet Traverse has been reviewed by the NHTSA and attained an overall five-star rating in AWD guise and four stars with FWD. At the IIHS, the 2023 model scored a Good rating for most crash tests that were evaluated, but with a Marginal rating for the updated moderate overlap front test and Poor for the headlights, is ineligible for a Top Safety Pick rating.

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

  • Overall Rating
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
  • Side Crash Rating
  • Rollover Rating

2023 Traverse Key Safety Features

All Traverse models come with Chevy Safety Assist by default. This suite comprises automatic emergency braking, front pedestrian braking, lane-keep assist with lane-departure warning, a following-distance indicator, forward-collision alert, and IntelliBeam automatic high beam control. This is all in addition to a rearview camera and seven airbags, including curtain airbags for all rows and a driver's inboard seat-mounted side-impact airbag.

Most trims have lane-change alert with side blind zone alert, and upper trims have adaptive cruise control. Rear cross-traffic alert, rear parking sensors, rear pedestrian alert, a safety alert seat, and an HD surround-view camera system are available.

Chevrolet Traverse TrimsLSLT ClothLT LeatherRSPremierHigh Country
Back-Up CameraSOOSSS
Cross-Traffic AlertOSSSSS
Rear Parking AidOSSSSS
Blind Spot MonitorOSSSSS
Lane Departure WarningSSSSSS
Lane Keeping AssistSSSSSS
Night VisionN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Tire Pressure MonitorSSSSSS
Brake AssistN/AN/AOSSS
Stability ControlSSSSSS
Traction ControlSSSSSS

2023 Traverse Reliability

With a Quality & Reliability rating of 83 out of 100 from J.D. Power, the 2023 Chevrolet Traverse scores higher than competitors in this area. These are consumer-verified Chevrolet Traverse reviews so they do point to a positive ownership experience. While the NHTSA has reported two recalls of the 2023 Traverse, for a faulty transmission that may result in a loss of drive and for a possible separation of a half shaft, also resulting in a loss of drive. The 2022 model was recalled for one problem: Curtain airbags that may deploy incorrectly.

Every Traverse SUV comes with a three-year/36,000-mile limited warranty, a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain/drivetrain warranty, and roadside assistance for five years or 60,000 miles. A single scheduled maintenance visit is covered within the first year.


  • Warranty Note:
    Preliminary 2023 Warranty \ 
  • Basic:
    3 Years \ 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain:
    5 Years \ 60,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain Note:
    Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years \ 100,000 Miles
  • Rust-Through:
    6 Years \ 100,000 Miles
  • Corrosion:
    3 Years \ 36,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance:
    5 Years \ 60,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance Note:
    Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years \ 100,000 Miles
  • Maintenance Note:
    1 Year \ 1 Visit
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