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Chevrolet Malibu Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 37 Chevrolet Malibu recalls between 1997 and 2016. Learn if your Chevrolet Malibu is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 4, 2015

The vehicle may lose power steering at any time while driving.

As of this writing, the manufacturer has not provided a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. GM's recall number is 14772.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 3, 2014

The weight on the key ring, combined with a jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14350.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 14, 2014

Increased brake pedal effort may be required due to loss of power braking assist.

General Motors will notifying owners of affected vehicles beginning May 30, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your General Motors dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14201.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 14, 2014

An electrical connection problem at the body control module can result in various concerns related to application of the brake pedal.

1) Exterior brake lights not working as expected

2) Difficulty disengaging the cruise control

3) Moving the shifter out of park without pushing the brake pedal

4) Disabling of the traction control, electronic stability control, and braking assist systems

General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely fashion and believe you should have, please contact your General Motors dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13036.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 8, 2014

Braking performance may be reduced unexpectedly.

General Motors will notifying owners of affected vehicles beginning May 29, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your General Motors dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14128.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 30, 2014

The shift cable may fracture and not indicate the proper gear as selected by the driver. This could allow a vehicle to roll when it is expected to be in "Park".

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timeline of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 14152.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 31, 2014

Power steering assist could be lost unexpectedly. Should this occur, steering ability would be maintained but would require much more effort.

General Motors will notify the owners of the affected vehicles beginning April 28, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 140115.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 21, 2014

The adjuster that adjusts the position of the shifter cable may fail, preventing operation of the shifter and causing the shift indicator to be inaccurate.

General Motors notified owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 14048.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 13, 2013

The heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (HVAC) may not work at times.

General Motors will notify owners beginning December 6, 2013. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13380.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 13, 2013

The 8 way adjustable power seat may not work as expected due to damaged wires under the seat.

General Motors will notify owners beginning December 2013. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13342.