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2000 Chevrolet Malibu Base 4dr Sedan

2000 Chevrolet Malibu
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Midsize
22 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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April 9, 2013, 8:04 pm

Erick S
 

Question: My front tires are grinding making it pretty much impossible to drive.

It's kind of jerky when I press on the gas


April 13, 2013, 10:09 am

Ron W
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For all hard starting or engine performance issues, you should always start with the basics. Make sure the tune up items are done and check the charging and starting systems. The engine must have the basics done in order for it to be able to run correctly. Many things can cause this type of problem, and the simplest sometimes get overlooked.

If you are sure it is in the suspension system, have a shop inspect it as the tires probably aren't the issue. More like a worn or damaged suspension part.


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