Chevrolet Cobalt Problems

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Most Common Chevrolet Cobalt Problems

The automatic transmission shifter in floor console may fail causing the key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.
The ignition module or an ignition coil may fail causing an engine misfire, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate.
A rattle-type noise may be noted on cold start-up due to a failing timing chain tensioner.
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Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Chevrolet Cobalt years 2010, 2009, and 2008 are the most likely to experience problems.
2010 Chevrolet Cobalt
2009 Chevrolet Cobalt
2008 Chevrolet Cobalt
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