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2004 Chevrolet Malibu Base 4dr Sedan

2004 Chevrolet Malibu
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Midsize
24 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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What is this electrical problem and how do I fix, and approximately how much will it cost me??
Hello I have a 2004 Chevy Malibu and I believe it has an electrical problem now... Well automatic locks botton won't work, side mirrors button won't work, it kept unlocking by itse...
Asked by Amber C March 6, 2015, 7:17 pm 0 reply
Steering Problem
So I recently got my alignment fixed because my car was pulling to the sides, mainly to the left. They did that and then I noticed it was still doing it so I took it back to the me...
Asked by Chris B March 6, 2015, 3:23 pm 0 reply
my car dies when starting and is reving up when startingis this a computer issue
Two weeks ago when I started my car the gauges jumped up then the car would die when I go to restart the car it would try to start then the whole car would be with out power. I wou...
Asked by Pamela B February 26, 2015, 10:06 pm 1 reply
i have 60000 miles should i trade for new malibu while my car has value
my car has 60000 should I do engine oil change , trans fluid change ? No problems yet. Also would it be wise tgrade my car in for new while I can still get a good trade in value. ...
Asked by Rick M February 27, 2015, 5:07 pm 1 reply
horn honking
not all the time but 90percent of the time
Asked by Diann P February 27, 2015, 7:32 pm 0 reply
What Part Do I Need?
I Recently Slid Into A Curb And Messed My Alignment Up But Before I Could Get It Fixed Someone Hit My Car And Now My Right Front Wheel Doesn't Follow When I Turn The Steering Wheel...
Asked by Shakiara C February 27, 2015, 7:16 am 0 reply
why does my car have lack of power
In the cold weather that I have been having near me the last few days the battery hasn't failed but this morning I had to turn key 3 times for car to start but it's running rough w...
Asked by John H February 19, 2015, 5:34 am 1 reply
doesn't the Echo Tec 4 cyl have a 150 mile emission warranty
warranty for emisson on Echo TEC 4 Cyl. should be 150,000 or 15 yrs ????what does it it cover
Asked by Ruben P February 16, 2015, 1:58 pm 1 reply
how do I get my key to turn into off position?
I changed the ignition switch already
Asked by Marvin G February 10, 2015, 7:13 am 1 reply
wheel play
My car has been making a clank noise when reversing or when turning forward. The is tire wear only on the outside of the tire. This is passenger front. I also took the tire of and...
Asked by David C February 10, 2015, 10:20 am 0 reply

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