2007 Chevrolet Malibu Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Chevrolet Malibu

2007 Chevrolet Malibu Problems

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.

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine  with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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2007 Chevrolet Malibu Questions

Is the engine design such that it is relatively easy
to work on? For example, changing a headlight? Tune-up?

Every time I turn the stereo on the base is way up so I have to adjust it every time I turn it on. How do I get my settings to stay the way I set them at all times? It's quite frustrating

Every time I go somewhere in my car,when it's time to leave,my car won't start.wont even turn over.replaced starter,not the problem.
Replaced engine control module,new battery,still when I drive it,
After I turn it off,it won't start again for an unknown period of time.
Getting a j...

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2007 Chevrolet Malibu Recalls

Increased resistance in an electrical connection at the body control module (BCM) may result in voltage fluctuations in the brake pedal sensor circuit. These fluctuations can cause concerns with various systems that monitor the position of the brake pedal, any of which would increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will attach the wiring harness to the BCM with a spacer, apply dielectric lubricant to both the BCM and harness connector and the BAS and harness connector, and will reprogram the brake pedal sensor to correct these concerns.

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2007 Chevrolet Malibu Reviews

This is a piece of junk. I started having trouble with this car at 2000 miles. The brake rotors warp if you look at them wrong. The engine in noisy and gutless. The AC system starting acting up and 31000 miles. I have had more warranty work done on this car than all my other cars put together. Avoid this car.

love this car. Has been a great car for the last seven years no work put in to it accept regular maintenance.

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