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  1. Interchangeable parts for 2009 3.5L

    Gen 7 General Discussion
    I'm trying to figure out what other model cars would be compatible with my 2009 Malibu that's the 3.5l engine. My transmission went out and I'm wanting to go to a local pick ur part to get as my budget sucks.
  2. 2013 transmission failure

    Gen 8 General Discussion
    My 2013 2.5 liter transmission failed last week at 122,000 miles. I primarily drive highway miles at a constant speed and never run the rpm's up. Car stopped going into gear and the transmission shop diagnosed that it was burned up. No lights or warning in the sense of slipping or noise...
  3. 2013 Malibu Transmission Mount Damaged - Removal Help Needed

    Gen 8 Do It Yourself Maintenance
    Hello, I've basically replaced all engine and transmission mounts (front, side, and left) but I have no idea how to remove the rear trans mount. The vehicle is a 2013 Malibu LTZ 3.0L V6 (shares the same mounts as the I4 engines as indicated by GM part numbers.) AC DELCO service center informed...
  4. 2008 LTZ V6 transmission swap

    Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    I bought a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 3.6L V6 6spd (automatic transmission) as my first car a year and a half ago. I'm in love with this car. The problem is that due to the 3-5-R Wave plate failure, my car's transmission has crapped the bed. I have been looking to see if there are any other...
  5. Transmission Slipping?

    Gen 7 Problems/Service Issues/Troubleshooting
    At around 60mph while cruising at a consistent speed the car will lurch. The feeling is like when you change gears on a bike and you pedal skips before it finds the gear and you can pedal again. Is this the transmission slipping? If so, is a flush recommended on a car this old? 2010 Malibu 109k...