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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. VT40 CVT transmission

    Gen 9 General Discussion (Generation 9)
    Hi Does anyone know where I can get parts illustration of VT40 CVT itself? Thank you in advance.
  3. Car Shakes off & on, mostly when driving on the highway.

    Gen 5 & 6 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    Ive had a 2007 malibu for about 2 yrs now. It has almost 300k miles on it. About a year ago I was driving on the highway when all of a sudden my whole car starts shaking violently. This isn't like when the steering wheel starts shaking a bit cuz u need an alignment. It feels like the car's about...
  4. Lowered 18 Malibu

    Gen 9 General Discussion (Generation 9)
    I’m Constantly seeing people requesting pictures of the Malibu Lower. Here’s one to give you an idea. This is approximately 2 inches of drop. ... pretty generic mods. 2018 Malibu Godspeed lowering coil over Custom cat back exhaust VRTuned 20% tint K&N CAI
  5. 2002 Malibu 3.1 strange electrical issue

    Gen 5 & 6 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    having a strange problem here. I recently replaced a blown tail light bulb on my malibu. I then noticed that next time i went to drive it. the service vehicle soon light is on. (not the check engine light). ive read that this light can mean a host of problems. the headlights work on both high...
  6. Totalled.

    Gen 9 Buying and Leasing
    Due to another drivers incompetence and failure to yield, my Malibu is a gold mine of parts now as of April 28th. Air bags deployed, internal fire, and god knows what else. I had paid four payments on this car when this happened. I had just bought 3 brand new tires, a new wheel, K&N air filter...
  7. 2016 Malibu Premier Exhaust mods

    Gen 9 Modifications
    So i have a 2016 Malibu premier. Basically i have a stock exhaust system except for i did resonator Delete and put on some flow master super ten series mufflers it’s loud right now. I was wondering if i un hook the exhaust from the cat (requires you to un screw a few bolts) and push it off to...
  8. 2009 Chevy Malibu 3.6L LT won't start, won't crank; new battery, starter, alternator

    Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    intermittent electrical problem over past 9 months. have replaced starter, alternator, and battery each twice. car started fine for past 3 months and just recently began having problems starting. stopped cranking and starting altogether. was able to jump start it and then subsequently restart...
  9. 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...
  10. Flat/Underwater Sound System, Find Issue & Upgrade (2010 Chevy Malibu)

    Gen 7 Modifications
    Hey Gang, I have a 2010 Chevy Malibu with an underwhelming sound system that is very flat/underwater with no highs or lows. I am trying to isolate the issue/s in hopes to upgrade to a better overall music experience in the most inexpensive way. I am considering just replacing the front and rear...
  11. Malibu 2017 Premier

    Malibu 2017 Premier

  12. Upgrading Sway Bar Link options?

    Gen 7 Wheels, Tires & Suspension
    Hey everyone, so it's time to replace sway bar links on the 2008 Malibu LT2 with 117k.. I replaced them about two years ago with cheap drive works brand links from Advance Auto parts. Those links have a lifetime Warranty, but they started rattling and making noise within 3 month. So I don't want...
  13. Driver side heated seat not working

    Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    I just bought a 2010 Chevy Malibu LT2 and the driver side seat warmer won't light up or get warm but the passenger side does. Could it just be a fuse or something more serious?
  14. 2009 Chevy Malibu speakers don’t work

    Gen 7 Do It Yourself Maintenance
    Hey my 2009 chevy malibu’s front both speakers Doesn’t work but tuters are working fine so is there any fuse problem or the speakers are broken please let me know as soon as possible and if someone knows a Cheaper mechanic shop in Hamilton let me know?
  15. My 9th Gen

  16. Android Auto suddenly not working

    Gen 9 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    I have a 2016 Malibu LT 1.5T with the 7” my link infotainment and using a Samsung galaxy Note 8. I have been using android auto for months since I got the car with no issues, but suddenly one day I plug my phone in and I get the prompt to switch to android auto but it never actually pops up on...
  17. Malibu worth keeping?

    Gen 8 General Discussion
    I am an owner of a 2015 Bu with the 2.5L , I want to do modifications to make is faster, what can I do that you've done with yours, or is it even worth keeping and just trade in the car for something sportier. Wish I would've gotten the 2.0 T too late, thank you all By the way I do already have...
  18. 2003 Chevy Malibu LS

  19. Line output converter?

    Gen 8 Modifications
    So i wanted to know what you guys opinions about which brand of line output converter to use for 1200watt amp an 1200 watt 10" sony explod?? Let me know what you think!
  20. Fog lights on 2016 Eco LT?

    Gen 8 Modifications
    I am want to install fog lights on my 2016 Malibu ECO LT, and i wanted to know whats the bang for buck!