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Generation 9 Malibu (2016 - Present) This section contains all discussion related to the Generation 9 Malibu (2016 - Present)

Gen 9 General Discussion (Generation 9)

Malibu general discussion topics that are not more specific.
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Gen 9 Hybrid Forum

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Gen 9 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

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Gen 9 Do It Yourself Maintenance

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Gen 9 Wheels, Tires, & Suspension

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Gen 9 Modifications

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Gen 9 Buying and Leasing

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Gen 9 How-To

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Gen 9 Malibu Ride Showoff

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Gen 8 Malibu, Years 2013-2015 and 2016 Limited This section contains all discussion related to the Generation 8 Malibu (2013 - 2015)

Gen 8 General Discussion

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Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

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Gen 8 Do It Yourself Maintenance

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Gen 8 Wheels, Tires, & Suspension

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Gen 8 Modifications

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How-To (Generation 8)

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Gen 8 Buying and Leasing

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Gen 8 Malibu Ride Showoff

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Generation 7 Malibu, Years 2008 - 2012 This section contains all discussion related to the Generation 7 Malibu (2008-2012).

Gen 7 General Discussion

2008 -2012 Malibu general discussion topics that are not more specific.
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Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

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Gen 7 Do It Yourself Maintenance

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Gen 7 Modifications

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Gen 7 Wheels, Tires & Suspension

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Gen 7 How-To/Write-Ups

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Gen 7 Buying and Leasing

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Gen 7 Malibu Ride Showoff

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Generations 5 & 6 Malibu, Years 1997- 2007 This section contains all discussion related to Malibu Generations prior to the 7th.

Gen 5 & 6 General Discussion

1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu general discussion topics that are not more specific.
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Gen 5 & 6 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

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Gen 5 & 6 Do It Yourself Maintenance

Use this Forum to discuss DIY maintenance items such as oil changes and brake jobs for the 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu. This will also be a great place to list replacement part numbers and any special information you've learned specific to the 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu while working on it.
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Gen 5 & 6 Modifications

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Gen 5 & 6 Wheels, Tires & Suspension

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Gen 5 & 6 Malibu Ride Showoff

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Forum Member Community Where you'll find everything else!

New Member Introduction

If you are new to the site (and new to your Chevy Malibu) please take a moment to say hi in this section and tell us a bit about yourself!
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Modifications-All Generations

Want to discuss performance enhancing modifications for your Chevy Malibu? This is the place to discuss all aftermarket modifications.
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Washing, Waxing and Detailing

We all have rides we take pride in. Lets discuss our car care secrets or ask any questions on how to keep that new car look here.
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Classifieds

Trading Post

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Group Buys

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  1. Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    10 LTZ been having issues with the 28 mini relay, which is cool fan 1. Car temp reaches above the temp half mark, frequently. Times I need to pull off and wiggle the 28 relay, or even sometimes leave it half way connected for it to work, most of the time it doesn't turn on, relay is clicking...
  2. Gen 7 Do It Yourself Maintenance
    Hello all, It became time to do a front brake job on my son’s (used to be mine, original owner) 2012 Malibu LT (2.4L ~94k mi.) but I was going to check on the rear pads at the same time and do a brake fluid swap to complete the project. I found that the rears indeed needed changing but I was...
  3. Gen 5 & 6 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Hello all! I’m replacing the fusible link in my 1998 Malibu 3.1 v6 and I’m noticing that the wire coming from the car is thicker then the connector at the end of the fusible link. Is there some type of quick connect adapter I can get for it or can I remove the connector on the fusible link and...
  4. The multi panel sunroof was an interesting idea that never made it to production. Scan0038.pdf
  5. Gen 7 General Discussion
    2011 malibu 2.4 liter flex fuel six speed automatic transmission. I got hit by a semi in the back today. The wrecker thinks it's totaled. Said the year and the damage. I post on here a bit so I thought I'd post this. I don't know how I walked away from it. Also my airbags didn't deploy... 😬😬😬
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