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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

Discuss topics specific to the Gen9 Full Hybrid here
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Gen 9 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

If you are having a dealer service issue or problem with your 9th Gen Malibu, please post about it in here.
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Gen 9 Do It Yourself Maintenance

Use this Forum to discuss DIY maintenance items such as oil changes and brake jobs for the 9th Gen Malibu. This will also be a great place to list replacement part numbers and any special information you've learned specific to the 9th Gen Malibu while working on it.
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Gen 9 Wheels, Tires, & Suspension

Ask any questions regarding wheels, tires and suspension components for your 9th Gen Malibu here.
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Gen 9 Modifications

Talk about any modifications to your 9th Gen Malibu here. From tint, spoilers and exhaust to stereo upgrades.
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Gen 9 Buying and Leasing

If you need to discuss buying a 9th Gen Malibu or leasing one, this is the place to do it.
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Gen 9 How-To

This is where you will find how-to information on the 9th Gen Malibu
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Gen 9 Malibu Ride Showoff

This is the place to show off your 9th Gen Malibu.
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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

2013 - 2015 Malibu general discussion topics that are not more specific.
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Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting

If you are having a dealer service issue or problem with your 2013 - 2015 Malibu, please post about it in here.
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Gen 8 Do It Yourself Maintenance

Use this Forum to discuss DIY maintenance items such as oil changes and brake jobs for the 2013 - 2015 Malibu. This will also be a great place to list replacement part numbers and any special information you've learned specific to the 2013 & Up Malibu while working on it.
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Gen 8 Wheels, Tires, & Suspension

Ask any questions regarding wheels, tires and suspension components for your 2013 - 2015 Malibu here.
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Gen 8 Modifications

Talk about any modifications to your 2013 - 2015 Malibu here. From tint, spoilers and exhaust to stereo upgrades.
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How-To (Generation 8)

This is where you will find how-to information on the 2013 - 2015 Malibu
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Gen 8 Buying and Leasing

If you need to discuss buying a 2013 - 2015 Malibu or leasing one, this is the place to do it.
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Gen 8 Malibu Ride Showoff

This is the place to show off your 2013 - 2015 Malibu.
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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

If you are having a dealer service issue or problem with your 2008 - 2012 Malibu, please post about it in here.
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Gen 7 Do It Yourself Maintenance

Use this Forum to discuss DIY maintenance items such as oil changes and brake jobs for the 2008 - 2012 Malibu. This will also be a great place to list replacement part numbers and any special information you've learned specific to the 2008 - 2012 Malibu while working on it.
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Gen 7 Modifications

Talk about any modifications to your 2008 - 2012 Malibu here. From tint, spoilers and exhaust to stereo upgrades.
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Gen 7 Wheels, Tires & Suspension

Ask any questions regarding wheels, tires and suspension components for your 2008 - 2012 Malibu here.
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Gen 7 How-To/Write-Ups

This is where you will find how-to information and write-ups on the 2008 - 2012 Malibu. ONLY POST TRUE HOW-TO AND WRITE-UPS IN HERE, OR IT WILL BE MOVED.
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Gen 7 Buying and Leasing

If you need to discuss buying a 2008 - 2012 Malibu or leasing one, this is the place to do it.
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Gen 7 Malibu Ride Showoff

This is the place to show off your 2008 - 2012 Malibu.
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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

If you are having a dealer service issue or problem with your 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu, please post about it in here.
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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

Talk about any modifications to your 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu here. From tint, spoilers and exhaust to stereo upgrades.
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Gen 5 & 6 Wheels, Tires & Suspension

Ask any questions regarding wheels, tires and suspension components for your 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu here.
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Gen 5 & 6 Malibu Ride Showoff

This is the place to show off your 1997-2007 (Also 2008 Classic) Malibu.
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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

Use this area if you have something that you want to sell, buy or trade. NO SPAM, please.
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Group Buys

Lets use this Forum to organize your group buys with various vendors here.
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  1. Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    When i turn my steering wheel either right or left as little as 1/4 to 1/2 turn get a squeaking or rubbing sound within the interior of vehicle. Usually this is when i first start the vehicle and seems to be more pronounced in cold weather and the "sound" lessens as i drive..though at times...
  2. Gen 8 General Discussion
    I have a 2014 Malibu. My grandson backed into the garage door and knocked the antenna on top of the car loose. It didn’t knock it completely off , but raised it up in the back. What all is involved in repairing it, or, replacing it.
  3. Has anyone heard of the Rear 3rd brakelight (LED Type in rear window)burnout, shorting the other brakelights? My drivers side Blinker/brakelight is not getting power and our hope is that replacing the 3rd brakelight (not working also at this time)in window will recomplete a shared circuit they...
  4. Gen 9 Do It Yourself Maintenance
    Doing my first change in my 2017, 58k miles, I've always used mobil one synthetic in previous turbo cars, is that way to go or should I use amsoil? Had several people saying amsoil all the way. Not sure if that's the fanboy mentality like royal purple or not lol. (About to be trifecta tuned if...
  5. For well over a year now we have experienced a buzzing noise on our 2017 Malibu Hybrid, which seems to emanate somewhere around the firewall, dashboard or front exhaust system area. The buzzing seems to only occur at low RPM/speeds and just when the gas engine turns on from or in conjunction...
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