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1998 Chevrolet Malibu Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Chevrolet Malibu

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Chevrolet Malibu is between $410 and $501 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
27
1998 Chevrolet Malibu
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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27
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39
- average of all models
What does this score mean?
$456
Annual Repair Cost
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The ignition switch may fail causing a no start condition. This is not generally a theft system (passlock) issue because the security light does not illuminate or flash.
The automatic transmission shifter may fail causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
I have to give it more gas to get it up to speed. Starts fine and stays running does not misfire....
The oil and battery light came on the dashboard once it cut off I check all my liquids besides th...
Lost power and compresssion
This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, ...
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES HAVE LOWER PINION BEARINGS IN THE POWER RACK AND PINION ASSEMBLY IN WH...
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE "SALT BELT" STATE...
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July 10, 2013
1998 Chevrolet Malibu
I have a 1998 Chevy Malibu when I am putting gas in at the pump it is running out under the car. There is a little black box which is supposed to filter the fumes instead the gas is going thru thi...
March 01, 2012
1998 Chevrolet Malibu
muy 98 malibu front right brake hangin up new caliper new rotor new pads please help
January 25, 2012
1998 Chevrolet Malibu
1998 Chevrolet Malibu I purchased car with 65,000 miles, now it has over 316,000 miles. Original engine and transmission. No major problems other than the lower intake manifold gasket that I repla...