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2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx owner complaints.

Most Common 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Problems

Various issues with the electric power steering system may develop and could require replacement of steering column assembly.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Various electrical issues may be caused by poor terminal contact at the body control module (BCM) electrical connectors. Proper diagnoses will be required to confirm faults are related to poor BCM ...
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0 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Brakes Problems

0 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Drive Train Problems

2 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Electrical & Lights Problems

Various electrical issues may be caused by poor terminal contact at the body control module (BCM) electrical connectors. Proper diagnoses will be required to confirm faults are related to poor BCM ...
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 ins...

2 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Engine Problems

3.5L V6 The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

2 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Exhaust & Emissions Problems

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The 2004-2007 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx has known issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illuminati...

0 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

2 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Maintenance Problems

Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
GM recommends replacing the engine coolant at 100,000 miles; however, our technicians tell us that the coolant may become contaminated and require a complete cooling system flush every 60,000 to 70...

0 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Suspension & Steering Problem

Various issues with the electric power steering system may develop and could require replacement of steering column assembly.

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Known 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Problems & Complaints

Various electrical issues may be caused by poor terminal contact at the body control module (BCM) electrical connectors. Proper diagnoses will be required to confirm faults are related to poor BCM ...
The 2004-2007 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx has known issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illuminati...
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Various issues with the electric power steering system may develop and could require replacement of steering column assembly.
GM recommends replacing the engine coolant at 100,000 miles; however, our technicians tell us that the coolant may become contaminated and require a complete cooling system flush every 60,000 to 70...
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
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 ins...
3.5L V6 The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
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