Great Wall Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Great Wall reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Great Wall V240: Engine won't start
I bought a Great Wall V240 second-hand, and, at first, it worked fine. After about a month, the car became very hot and developed a small oil leak. Engine seals fixed that. The problem now, three ...Read more
Great Wall V240 2010: Why won't my engine start?
My 2010 Great Wall V240 was going great until last month when it broke down on the road and the engine wouldn't start. I left the car parked on the side of the road for 4 to 6 hours and went back to ...Read more
Great Wall 2011: Compatible with E10 petrol?
Is the 2011 Great Wall X240 compatible with E10 petrol? Read more
Great Wall V200 2012: Won't go into reverse
My 2012 Great Wall V200 won't go into reverse. Any tips on what might be the issue? Read more
Great Wall V200 2013: Wiring
Every time I apply the brakes in my 2013 Great Wall V200 the rear window defog lamp comes on in the defog switch and on the dash, any ideas what could be causing this before I take it to an auto ...Read more
Great Wall Steed 2014: Why is the start immobilizer locked?
We have a 2014 Great Wall Steed double-cab. The engine is cranking, but the start immobilizer is locked. Fault codes are P0513 and P0430. What is the problem and how can it be solved? Read more
Great Wall Steed: Is it a auto or manual?
Is the Great Wall steed and automatic or manual? Read more
Great Wall X200 2012: Slow accelerator reaction
My 2012 Great Wall X200 has an intermittent accelerator problem. When moving off from standing still the accelerator can take up to eight seconds to respond.If I put it in neutral the engine revs, if ...Read more
Great Wall V200 2011: Turbo problems
The turbo failed on my 2011 Great Wall V200. I heard a small backfire and saw a small amount of smoke from under the car, and the car lost power. The RAC did a roadside check and said the turbo had ...Read more
Great Wall X200 2012: What oil and filter does it use?
What oil and filter do I use on a 2012 Great Wall X200? Read more
Great Wall V200 2012: Why is it losing power?
The spanner warning light comes on in my 2012 Great Wall V200 and it loses power. What can it be? Read more
My Great Wall Steed keeps breaking down, can I get a refund?
I bought a brand new Great Wall Steed in February this year, after 3000 km it broke down with a DPI fault and it was repaired under warranty. The car was serviced at 5000 km, and at 7000 km broke ...Read more
How much will it cost to register a Great Wall Steed in Queensland?
I’m buying a 2016 Great Wall Steed from Victoria, but because I'm in Qld they have to sell it unregistered. How much would the total ‘on road’ costs be to register it in Qld? Read more
What's a fuel efficient SUV on the market?
I've been searching for a small-mid sized 4WD wagon with low range and a turbo-diesel engine. Fuel economy is very important, as this vehicle will regularly be doing very long trips, so less than 8L/ ...Read more
2010 Great Wall V200 heating issue
I booked my 2010 Great Wall in with my dealer to look at an overheating issue. I also asked for a service to be done at the same time, but the dealer completed the service before looking into and ...Read more