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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu
While many people thought that Toyota and Honda had taken over the mid-size family sedan market with models like the Camry and the Accord, Chevrolet surprised the whole market with the Malibu. Available...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
The 2012 Chevrolet Malibu ECO hybrid is an interesting car in the world of mid-size family sedans. Unlike other popular hybrids, it doesn’t have a full-sized electric motor that takes over when...
2012 Toyota Camry vs. 2012 Chevrolet Malibu: Which One Should I Buy?
Mid-size sedans are the perfect family vehicle; offering just enough space for you and a few kids, but not so much that a small family will feel lost in them. This class of vehicles is slightly larger than...
2012 Chrysler 200 vs. 2012 Chevrolet Malibu: Which One Should I Buy?
When you are looking for a small-range sedan, you need to get somewhere quickly and inexpensively, and may even need to take a few kids with you. Slightly larger than a commuter car, these mid-size options offer decent...
2012 Chevrolet Malibu vs. 2012 Ford Fusion: Which One Should I Buy?
When you want a midsize sedan, you’re looking for something that will offer you the best fuel economy for the size as well as additional safety features that will keep your family safe while you’re driving across town...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If Safety is #1
Maybe you’re a parent buying the first car for your teenager, or perhaps you’re a new parent and the safety of your little one is of the utmost importance. Or perhaps you're...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Need a Lot of Trunk Space
Many people focus more on interior room than cargo carrying capacity. That’s natural if you have a large family or regularly carpool, but what about drivers who need to carry a...

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My Car Wont Start After Being In An Accident
Anytime a car is in an accident you may have damages to the engine harness, fuel pump or even components that can be damaged when the accident happened. I would recommend having the computer scanned and systems checked by a...
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Some of the time my 2013 Chevrolet Malibu will not start.
Hello. If you are getting a check engine light along with a no start, but there are no codes then you may have a computer issue or a voltage problem. I would need to know if the engine will crank...
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Oil Change timing
Your vehicle has an on board, computerized oil life indicator system. When the system determines that an oil change is actually needed, the oil life indicator will provide a maintenance message (see your Owner's Manual for further and complete details)....
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Car won't start makes a weird clicking sound.
Hi There, Generally a clicking sound when trying to start your vehicle indicates a weak battery or a faulty starter solenoid. When the battery is not strong enough to turn over the engine, this will usually produce a rapid clicking...
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What would a around about figure cost me in labor?
Hi there. You might to look at our schedule maintenance tool to see exactly what services should be completed based on the miles of the Malibu. This will help you get a better estimate for the services your vehicle needs....
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Is this a good car to purchase?
Yes, according to Consumer Reports, the 2014 Malibu has excellent crash ratings and the "overall" reliability of the 2014 Malibu is listed as better than average, and much better than average for most individual vehicle systems. There are some potentially...
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Why would my radio and speedometer stop working on my 2004 Chevrolet Malibu
Hello. If both of these issues started occurring at the same time it is because there is an issue with voltage in the system. Most of the time on this vehicle it is caused by either a low battery, a...
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A mechanic at sears auto center told me I had a oil pan leak. But i have not seen any oil leak from under my car. He recommende
Oil leaks should be repaired because leaking oil can damage external engine components such as rubber motor mounts. If you want the source of the oil leak identified and the repair estimated, simply request an oil leak diagnostic. Your vehicle...
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Car begins to shake at or about 50 mph. It's almost like a motor mount maybe broken. Could that be the issue?
Hello there, many faults will cause a vibration above 50MPH in your 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. It is great you have noticed the vibration is not in the steering wheel, as this rules out potential issues. The vibration is not likely...
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My car started running hot it's 25degrees here so ididnt put water or coolant in it before I left.it started running hot then stop
Any of several components in the cooling system can be at fault. If the thermostat is stuck closed, coolant will not circulate to the radiator to be cooled. Even in 25 degree outside temperatures, the engine can overheat due to...
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While sitting at stop light, with foot on brake, engine revs as if someone else has gas pedal to the floor....pull into driveway a
Hi There, This may be related to a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected...
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o2 senors
Hello there, many faults will cause your 2003 Chevrolet Malibu to shut off. In some occasions an oxygen sensor fault will cause the engine to stall as the oxygen sensors are used to help determine air and fuel ratios. When...
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O2 sensor 2003 Chevrolet Malibu
Hi there - yes, it is possible that a malfunctioning or dead O2 sensor could cause stalling. It will, over time, clog your catalytic converter - an expensive repair - and spew increased toxic exhaust into the atmosphere. In most...
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Electric power steering replacement how much does it cost
From the description you have provided it sounds like it could be, the electric power steering motor has failed. It could also be, an electrical power or ground failure to the power steering motor. Before you have the electric steering...
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My brake pedals squeaks when I release the brake and then press the accelerator.
Hello. A squeaky brake pedal can be caused by a few different things. The most common reason for a squeaky brake pedal is a brake pedal mechanism that needs to be lubricated. The brake pedal has moving parts which can...
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Car will not hold antifreeze smoke coming from the hood and tail pipe
You may have two different issues now that the engine is leaking coolant in the engine compartment from hitting the curb and also blowing smoke out of tail pipe that most likely is a head gasket from overheating the engine....
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How much will it cost to get the reasoning behind the car haveing its engine power reduced
Hi there. When you have a warning light that illuminates on the dashboard, it's due to a fault code being created and stored in the ECU of your Malibu. The best way to pull these codes and pinpoint the source...
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Radiator replacement cost
Hi there. In order to provide you with an accurate quote and determine if you live in one of our expanding service areas, please request a radiator replacement quote for your 2013 Chevrolet Malibu.
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There is a slight vibration in the steering wheel when I turn it slightly to the left. 2009 Chevrolet Mailbu
Hello - from your symptom description, I believe your driver side, outer CV joint is failing, and should be replaced. The driver side wheel/tire turns slightly more sharply than the right side, making the task of turning and transferring power...
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My security light doesn't work, nor do my radio in my 2001 Chevy Malibu
Hello. You may have two different issues going on here. If the security light is not coming on at all then you may have a problem with the bulb or with the body control module. If the vehicle is actually...

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