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Chevrolet Malibu Rubber Transmission Cooler Lines Can Leak Fluid

Chevrolet Malibu Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003

Average Mileage: 171,958 mi (152,000 mi - 199,000 mi)


An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this type of leak.

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