2013 Chevrolet Malibu Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Chevrolet Malibu

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Problems

The Fuel Gauge May Not Read Correctly and/or Check Engine Light With Code P0455/P0461

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.

No 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.

Ignition Key Stuck Due to Failed Shifter

The automatic transmission shifter may fail causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Questions

Will the exhaust camshaft position actuator solinoid valve control circuit cause battery issues (1 answer)

How to reset the check engine light (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.

WHY DOES MY CHECK ENGINE LIGHT COME ON THEN OFF (1 answer)

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 ..

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2013 Chevrolet Malibu Recalls

Transmission 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.

Roof Panel Switch Malfunction

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.

Font Power Seat Inoperative

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.

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