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.
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Most reported 2000 Chevrolet Malibu problems
The instrument panel and switch backlighting may fail due to a faulty dimmer control module. A failed module will require replacement.