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  1. Service Stabiltrak, dash lights and radio malfunctioning?

    Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Hi there, I drive a 2013 Chevy Malibu LT. Has about 103,330 miles on it and it is my daily driver. Recently I’ve had my dash lights turn off, my power steering going out, along with the radio turning on and off while I drive. I had a mechanic check all my fuses and the interment gauge cluster...
  2. Fuel gauge doesn’t move after installing subs

    Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Hey everyone! So I have a 2013 Malibu ls(2.5lt engine) and recently installed a sub box. After the install I noticed the service airbag lights comes on and the fuel gauge doesn’t move. The fuses seem ok though I only noticed 1 for the fuel gauge. When I move the key to “ON”, it will move the...
  3. Water leaking into driver side front and rear floorboards

    Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Hello, It is my first time posting on the site, so if I need to give any additional information or move the post, just let me know. I have only had the car for a year, and it was passed down from a relative. Starting about six months ago, my 2013 Malibu began to leak after it rained. Only...
  4. 2013 Malibu LT 2.5L 4cyl Vin: A Water Pump, Question?

    Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Okay I’ll try to make this short and sweet. I bought this certified pre owned at a dealership and it came with an extended warranty 3 years 36,000 miles and I’m not even past year 2 yet, nor have I past 24 thousand miles on the warranty yet even. Like a month or so ago, I noticed that for a...
  5. Replace/clean pcv valves w/pics

    Gen 8 Do It Yourself Maintenance
    My 13 ltz is having a rough idle when when in gear at a stop sign. I read through and found it could be the valve is clogged or the throttle body could need cleaning.I could not find a detailed “how to” so here you go! I always disconnect my battery before doing anything (except filling washer...
  6. 2013 Malibu 1LT 2.5 engine oil consumption question

    Gen 8 General Discussion
    Hello recently back in may I bought a 2013 Malibu with the 2.5 engine with 117k on it. I have noticed that the car is starting to use some oil. I recently changed the oil at 121,485 with Mobil full synthetic 5w20 and had to add a quart at about 123k. Is it normal for these cars to use about a...
  7. 2013 Eco Problems - Loud squeak coming out of auto stop

    Gen 8 General Discussion
    Hi everyone, I own a 2013 Eco and once when coming out of Auto stop, the belt tensioner completely froze up, shredded the belt into threads. Had it replaced (for about $750) at a Chevy dealership about a year ago. Now coming out of auto stop the belt is squeaking very loud again, keep in mind...
  8. 2013 Chevy Malibu losing power

    Gen 8 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Hi. I have a 2013 Chevy Malibu LT. Approximately 8 weeks ago I had a whole new air conditioning system put in (compressor and all components related) as well as new brakes, rotors, and tires. Since the repairs, the Stabilitrack and ABS lights have been on. This morning, my car lost power while...