2001 Chevrolet Malibu Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Chevrolet Malibu
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2001 Chevrolet Malibu ProblemsReplace Fuel Filter Every 30,000 to Prevent Fuel Pump Failure
The fuel gauge may not read correctly and/or the Check Engine Light may illuminate with code P0455/P0461 stored for a fuel level sensor issue. These faults may be caused by a fuel vapor line inside the fuel take interfering with the fuel level sensor. If this is found to be the case, repositioned and securing the vapor line should correct this concern. If no fault is found with the fuel vapor line, the fuel level sensor itself may be at fault.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
2001 Chevrolet Malibu QuestionsMi malibu 2001 le sale el cheque ingenier y con el código del catalitico y me los quema todos los que colocan y la luz aparece de nuevo insuficiencia del catalitico ya no c khacer gracias por su respuesta (2 answers)
Después de sierto tiempo talves cada 6 meses buelve el mismo problema insuficiencia del catalitico ya llevo 4 cataliticos
Gracias por sus concejos
Went to auto zone and had battery and alternater checked. Battery bad. Car would not start. I have had same battery since 2003. Just now went bad. Car will not turn over all the time. In last 30 mins. Got it to start 3 times.sounds like it's out of gas but I put gas in it today.
2001 Chevrolet Malibu RecallsIgnition Lock Cylinder Concern
Excess weight on the key ring can cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position without warning, turning off the engine. This defect can also affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings and key cover on all ignition keys to correct this concern.
GM has recalled 2000-2001 Chevrolet Malibu, Oldsmobile Alero, and Pontiac Grand Am vehicles because the turn signals and hazard lights may fail. This may increase the risk of a collision. Dealers will replace the hazard warning switch.