2013 Chevrolet Malibu Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Chevrolet Malibu
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2013 Chevrolet Malibu ProblemsNo Start Due to Failed Passlock Sensor
The passlock sensor in the ignition lock cylinder may fail causing an anti-theft system fault and a no start condition. Our technicians tell us that the ignition lock cylinder should be replace to correct this condition.
Vehicles with certain V6 engines may illuminate the Check Engine Light one or more of the following codes: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, or P0391. Our technicians tell us that some vehicles may require a powertrain control module (PCM) software update to correct this issue. Other vehicles may have excess camshaft end play on one or both cylinder heads which will need to be corrected using special procedures outlined by GM.
2013 Chevrolet Malibu QuestionsWill the exhaust camshaft position actuator solinoid valve control circuit cause battery issues (1 answer)
Error code read (P00B7). Noticed coolant was low added coolant and now I need to reset check engine light without having to go and pay someone.
I WAS DRIVING FAST THEN MY CHECK ENGINE LIGHT CAME ON ..TWO DAYS LATER IT WENT OFF ..3 WEEKS LATER SAME THING ...NOW ITS BEEN ON FOR TWO DAYS ..
2013 Chevrolet Malibu RecallsTransmission Gear Selection Indicator Does Not Illuminate
When selecting the gear with the transmission shifter, the console shift indicator may not illuminate to show the gear that was selected. This could cause the selection of an inappropriate gear. The dealer will replace the transmission gear selection control module to resolve this issue.
A switch that automatically controls the operation of the roof panel is not correctly recessed and may be activated accidentally. Any objects or passengers in the open roof area under closure could be crushed or injured as a result. Dealers will replace the surrounding switch trim to recess the switch and correct the problem.
Vehicles equipped whit 8 way power adjustable front seats are being recalled because the wiring under the seat can become damaged from rubbing on the seat frame. Damaged wires could result in the seat not working correctly, smoke, or possibly a fire. Dealers will inspect, repair, and secure the affected wire harness to correct this concern.