Q: I have a 2015 chevy Malibu, and the engine power reduced is on the dash. I have changed the throttle body, and the acceleration pe

asked by on November 03, 2017

I have a 2015 chevy Malibu, and the engine power reduced is on the dash. I have changed the throttle body, and the acceleration peDal

My car has 73606 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

An issue such as this would likely be associated with a check engine light. I would recommend having a qualified professional inspect your vehicle to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as check engine light inspections can be performed at your home or office.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Will I have an issue with the law if I have my muffler and resonator removed and add a straight pipe on my 2002 trailblazer?

Hi, thanks for writing in. I'd be happy to provide my insight. You will have a problem with the vehicle noise levels to be above the legal limit. You may not have an issue with the law unless you rev...

was getting PO440 CODE.

These valves are controlled by the PCM so the circuit will not be closed until commanded by the PCM and that closure can be through the ground side. If the circuit is competed through the ground side, you will always...

The engine misfires at 2000 RPM if I accelerate too fast

Seems like the camshaft is making the ignition retard too much. Your system should read at -11 to -12 for retard timing. It is possible that your vehicle is probably reading around -13 to -14, which will cause the engine...

Related articles

A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche
Few Few vehicles are as distinctive as the Chevrolet Avalanche. Part SUV, part truck, the Avalanche is actually surprisingly practical. On the inside, it feels more like a Chevy Tahoe, except when you look out your rearview mirror, you’ll notice...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Cruze
Until Until just the past few years, the Toyota Corolla and the Honda Civic were the kings of the compact car class, and domestic manufacturers had almost nothing in the way of competition for these models. With the 2012 Chevrolet...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Suburban
The The 2012 Chevrolet Suburban offers large amounts of space to carry around a growing family or to transport supplies to your favorite camping spot. It is available in heavy duty and half ton models. Key Features The 1500 Suburban...