2004 Chevrolet Malibu LT 4dr Sedan (3.5L 6cyl 4A) 100,000 miles

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Technical Service Bulletins

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
PIP-4495C
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2011

Summary:
GM: THERE MAY BE NOISE COMING FROM THE CYLINDER HEAD, BECAUSE OF LOW OIL PRESSURE WHICH IS CAUSED BY DEBRIS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10038510 )

SEAT BELTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS
Bulletin Number:
09-09-40-001
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2011

Summary:
GM: THERE ARE SEAT BELT PROBLEMS: DIFFICULTY LATCHING AND UNLATCHING BUCKLE. BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTON IS STICKING. SEAT BELT WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED. LIKELY CAUSED BY STICKY BEVERAGES THAT ARE SPILLED INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10038294 )

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES
Bulletin Number:
09-09-40-001
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2011

Summary:
GM: THERE ARE SEAT BELT PROBLEMS: DIFFICULTY LATCHING AND UNLATCHING BUCKLE. BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTON IS STICKING. SEAT BELT WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATED. LIKELY CAUSED BY STICKY BEVERAGES THAT ARE SPILLED INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10038294 )

UNKNOWN OR OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
Bulletin Number:
10-00-89-017
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2011

Summary:
GM: INFORMATION ON FIXING MULTIPLE SITUATIONS RIGHT THE FIRST TIME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10038295 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Bulletin Number:
PI-0011A
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2011

Summary:
GM: THE FRONT OR REAR DOOR MAY NOT OPEN FROM THE INSIDE OR OUTSIDE HANDLE, THE DOOR WILL NOT UNLOCK WITH ANY METHOD. THE PROBABLY CAUSE AN INCORRECT INSTALLATION OF A HANDLE COMPONENT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10038344 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5405
Bulletin Date:
Dec 2010

Summary:
GM: THE ENGINE WILL NOT START. THE ENGINE CRANKS AND SOUNDS LIKE IT'S GOING TO START BUT THEN STOPS CRANKING. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10037814 )

STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
Bulletin Number:
PIT-3749D
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2010

Summary:
GM: ON SOME TRUCK MODELS THERE IS SOME FRAME CORROSION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10037570 )

STEERING:COLUMN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:COLUMN
Bulletin Number:
SB-09-02-35-
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2009

Summary:
CHEVROLET/PONTIAC/SATURN: STEERING COLUMN TILT WHEEL RELEASE LEVER INOPERATIVE/BROKEN (REPLACE TILT WHEEL RELEASE LEVER KIT AND/OR RELEASE LEVER RETAINER (TILT TEETH)). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10032292 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT
Bulletin Number:
SB-08-05-22-
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2009

Summary:
CHEVROLET/PONTIAC/SATURN: INTERMITTENTLY BRAKE LIGHTS (STOP LAMPS) DO NOT FUNCTION CORRECTLY, EXTENDED TRAVEL TO SHIFT OUT OF PARK, CRUISE CONTROL INOPERATIVE, DTCS C0161/C0277 SET (PERFORM REPAIR AS OUTLINED). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10032206 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
Bulletin Number:
SB-08-05-22-
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2009

Summary:
CHEVROLET/PONTIAC/SATURN: INTERMITTENTLY BRAKE LIGHTS (STOP LAMPS) DO NOT FUNCTION CORRECTLY, EXTENDED TRAVEL TO SHIFT OUT OF PARK, CRUISE CONTROL INOPERATIVE, DTCS C0161/C0277 SET (PERFORM REPAIR AS OUTLINED). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10032206 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
Bulletin Number:
SB-08-05-22-
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2009

Summary:
CHEVROLET/PONTIAC/SATURN: INTERMITTENTLY BRAKE LIGHTS (STOP LAMPS) DO NOT FUNCTION CORRECTLY, EXTENDED TRAVEL TO SHIFT OUT OF PARK, CRUISE CONTROL INOPERATIVE, DTCS C0161/C0277 SET (PERFORM REPAIR AS OUTLINED). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10032206 )

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
Bulletin Number:
SB-08-05-22-
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2009

Summary:
CHEVROLET/PONTIAC/SATURN: INTERMITTENTLY BRAKE LIGHTS (STOP LAMPS) DO NOT FUNCTION CORRECTLY, EXTENDED TRAVEL TO SHIFT OUT OF PARK, CRUISE CONTROL INOPERATIVE, DTCS C0161/C0277 SET (PERFORM REPAIR AS OUTLINED). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10032206 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
SB-09-06-04-
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2009

Summary:
SATURN/PONTIAC/CHEVROLET: THE FUEL GAUGE DOES NOT RISE ABOVE THE 3/4 MARK AFTER A FILL UP OR THE FUEL GAUGE APPEARS STUCK. AN ILLUMINATION OF THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. ON RARE OCCASIONS, THE FUEL GAUGE DOES NOT READ THE CORRECT LEVEL WHICH ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10030685 )

FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
SB-09-06-04-
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2009

Summary:
SATURN/PONTIAC/CHEVROLET: THE FUEL GAUGE DOES NOT RISE ABOVE THE 3/4 MARK AFTER A FILL UP OR THE FUEL GAUGE APPEARS STUCK. AN ILLUMINATION OF THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. ON RARE OCCASIONS, THE FUEL GAUGE DOES NOT READ THE CORRECT LEVEL WHICH ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10030685 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Bulletin Number:
PIC--4330B
Bulletin Date:
Dec 2008

Summary:
CHEVROLET: UNABLE TO RELEARN THE BRAKE PEDAL POSITION (BPP) SENSOR. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10028285 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
08089-B
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2008

Summary:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP: SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT; ANALOG ONSTAR DEACTIVATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10027804 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
Bulletin Number:
08089-B
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2008

Summary:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP: SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT; ANALOG ONSTAR DEACTIVATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10027804 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Bulletin Number:
08089-B
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2008

Summary:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP: SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT; ANALOG ONSTAR DEACTIVATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10027804 )

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
Bulletin Number:
08-089B
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2008

Summary:
GMC: SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT-ANALOG ONSTAR DEACTIVATION. CSC LETTER WAS RECEIVED. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10026805 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Bulletin Number:
PIC-4330A
Bulletin Date:
Jul 2008

Summary:
GMC: UNABLE TO RELEARN THE BRAKE PEDAL POSITION (BPP) SENSOR. HAVE DIFFICULTY PERFORMING THE BRAKE PEDAL POSITION (BPP) RELEARN. MODELS CHEVROLETS, PONTIACS AND SATURNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10026163 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Bulletin Number:
08-089
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2008

Summary:
GM: SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT-ANALOG ONSTAR DEACTIVATION. FCC RULED IN 2002 WIRELESS CARRIERS WOULD NO LONGER RE REQUIRED TO SUPPORT ANALOG WIRELESS NETWORK STARTING IN 2008. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10026586 )

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID
Bulletin Number:
08-02-32-005
Bulletin Date:
May 2008

Summary:
LOSS OF POWER STEERING ASSIST, POWER STEERING WARNING MESSAGE DISPLAYED IN DIC, IPC/RADIO DISPLAYS ERRATIC, DTC C0900, B1325 SET (REPLACE IGNITION COIL/MODULE ASSEMBLY AND ADD GROUND STRAP). VEHICLES WITH 3.5L ENGINE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10025672 )

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
Bulletin Number:
4658
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2007

Summary:
ADJUSTABLE PEDALS WILL NOT ADJUST INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10023415 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Bulletin Number:
4658
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2007

Summary:
ADJUSTABLE PEDALS WILL NOT ADJUST INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10023415 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
070730025
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2007

Summary:
INFORMATION ON 4T40-E (MN4) AND 4T45-E (MN5) FRONT WHEEL DRIVE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION VALVE BODY RECONDITIONING, DTC P0741, P0742, P0751, P0752, P0756, P0757, P1811, HARSH SHIFTS, SLIPS, NO DRIVE, NO REVERSE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10023942 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Bulletin Number:
070201
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2007

Summary:
INCORRECT OUTER BACKING PLATE. OUTER BACKING PLATE HAS SHORT CENTRE PROTUSION. OUTER BACKING PLATE SHOULD HAVE TALL CENTER PROTRUSION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10021412 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
060601025
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2006

Summary:
L61 FRONT END WOBBLE OR VIBRATION ON ACCELERATION. (REFER TO SI PROCEDURE FOR POWERTRAIN MOUNT BALANCE-LOWER MOUNT). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020726 )

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
Bulletin Number:
06081
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2006

Summary:
SPECIAL COVERAGE ADJUSTMENT-FUEL TANK CAP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020690 )

DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL
Bulletin Number:
060849016
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2006

Summary:
INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER (IPC) BACKLIGHTING INOPERATIVE DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020735 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
060232007
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2006

Summary:
KNOCK, CLUNK OR RATTLE TYPE NOISE FROM FRONT OF THE VEHICLE WHILE DRIVING OVER BUMPS AT LOW SPEEDS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020816 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
060604033
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2006

Summary:
ENGINE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL)/SERVICE ENGINE SOON (SES) LAMP ILLUMINATED WITH DTC P0171. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020838 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Bulletin Number:
060842004
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2006

Summary:
FRONT PARK/TURN/DRL OR REAR STOP/TURN/TAIL LAMP INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019834 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
060232002
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2006

Summary:
NORMAL OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS OF ELECTRIC POWER STEERING (EPS) SYSTEM DURING EXTENDED LOCK-TO-LOCK (MAXIMUM STEERING WHEEL ROTATION) USAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019478 )

SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
Bulletin Number:
050850014
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2005

Summary:
ADDITION OF FRONT SEAT TRACK SYNCHRONIZATION PROCEDURE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018699 )

SUSPENSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SUSPENSION
Bulletin Number:
050309009
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2005

Summary:
REVISED REAR SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT AND FASTENER TIGHTENING SPECIFICATIONS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019020 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
000089008E
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2005

Summary:
SOME CUSTOMERS MAY WANT TO TOW THEIR VEHICLE BEHIND ANOTHER VEHICLE WITH ALL FOUR TIRES ONT HE GROUND. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING RECREATIONAL (DINGHY) TOWING FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES INCLUDING 1988-2004 CHEVROLET AND GMC LI ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005527 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
040604066A
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
CLUNK/BANG FROM REAR OF VEHICLE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011048 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Bulletin Number:
709
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
CAR ISSUES - FIX IT RIGHT THE FIRST TIME (NEW ISSUES IN BOLD). TO INCLUDE 2006 AND 2007 MODELS. GM. TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018156 )

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS
Bulletin Number:
709
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
CAR ISSUES - FIX IT RIGHT THE FIRST TIME (NEW ISSUES IN BOLD). TO INCLUDE 2006 AND 2007 MODELS. GM. TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018156 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
709
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
OIL LIFE SYSTEM RESET PROCEDURES - CARS. GM TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018126 )

STRUCTURE:BODY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY
Bulletin Number:
0508110005
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
SUNSHADE MIRROR COVER BREAKS OFF AT THE HINGE PINS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017853 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
050846006A
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
INFORMATION ON UPGRADING CERTAIN ONSTAR GENERATION 5 ANALOG/DIGITAL-READY SYSTEMS TO ONSTAR GENERATION 6 DUAL-MODE (ANALOG/DIGITAL). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10015018 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
050849023
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
ADDITION OF INSTRUMENT CLUSTER BULB REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017844 )

VISIBILITY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY
Bulletin Number:
709
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
CAR ISSUES - FIX IT RIGHT THE FIRST TIME (NEW ISSUES IN BOLD). TO INCLUDE 2006 AND 2007 MODELS. GM. TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018156 )

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:BLOWER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:BLOWER
Bulletin Number:
709
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2005

Summary:
CAR ISSUES - FIX IT RIGHT THE FIRST TIME (NEW ISSUES IN BOLD). TO INCLUDE 2006 AND 2007 MODELS. GM. TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018156 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
030730012A
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2005

Summary:
TRANSAXLE OR TRANSMISSION SLIPS, WON'T SHIFT, NO REVERSE, 2ND, 3RD OR OVERDRIVE, ERRATIC SHIFTS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004722 )

STRUCTURE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE
Bulletin Number:
708
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2005

Summary:
LOOSE SHIFT KNOB. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10016455 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
050232001
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2005

Summary:
INCREASED STEERING EFFORT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014974 )

STEERING:COLUMN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:COLUMN
Bulletin Number:
050235001
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2005

Summary:
STEERING COLUMN TILT/TELESCOPE WHEEL LEVER AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE USE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014975 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
030848005A
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2005

Summary:
COMPASS ZONE ADJUSTMENT AND CALIBRATION PROCEDURE DURING PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION. VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING 2002-2004 LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005564 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
Bulletin Number:
050863001
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2005

Summary:
HOOD WILL NOT LATCH IN PRIMARY LATCH POSITION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10015033 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
050604004
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
INFORMATION TO AVOID SETTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0442 LARGE EVAP LEAK WHEN HOISTING VEHICLE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013477 )

FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Bulletin Number:
701
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT. GM TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10015762 )

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW
Bulletin Number:
030844005B
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
POOR RADIO RECEPTION OR RADIO STATIC/ INCREASED INTERFERENCE WITH REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER ON OR SOME REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER GRIDS MAY BE INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005588 )

SEATS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEATS
Bulletin Number:
050850001
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
FRONT SEAT BACK TRIM PANEL FALLING OFF LOOSE DETACHED FROM SEAT FRAME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013487 )

SEAT BELTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS
Bulletin Number:
050850002
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
FRONT SEAT HEAD RESTRAINT UNCOMFORTABLE POSITIONED TOO FAR FORWARD. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013488 )

SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:HEAD RESTRAINT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:HEAD RESTRAINT
Bulletin Number:
050850002
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
FRONT SET HEAD RESTRAINT UNCOMFORTABLE, POSITIONED TOO FAR FORWARD. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013448 )

SEATS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEATS
Bulletin Number:
050853001
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2005

Summary:
FRONT SEAT REAR TRIM PANELS FALLING OFF. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013450 )

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
04050
Bulletin Date:
Dec 2004

Summary:
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM 04050 POWER STEERING ASSIST. PRODUCT FIELD ACTION ANNOUNCEMENT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012081 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
612
Bulletin Date:
Dec 2004

Summary:
SIR LAMP BEING DISPLAY AND CODES B0012 AND B0013 WITH SYMPTOM CODE 0E. GM TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10015779 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
020846010E
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2004

Summary:
PROGRAMMING ONSTAR MODULE FOR CANADIAN FRENCH VOICE RECOGNITION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10002998 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
040603010
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2004

Summary:
SEVERE HESITATION, DROP OF ENGINE RPM OR IDLE STALL (INSTALL JUMPER HARNESS) ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012712 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
610
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2004

Summary:
ENGINE IDLE FLARE WHEN THE CLUTCH IS DEPRESSED. ALSO LOW SPEED ENGINE DECEL STALL WHEN COMING TO A STOP. GM TECH LINK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10015768 )

SUSPENSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SUSPENSION
Bulletin Number:
040306001
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2004

Summary:
VEHICLE LEADS/PULLS CHARACTERISTICS AND DIAGNOSIS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011064 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
040845009
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2004

Summary:
VARIOUS ELECTRICAL CONCERNS - INTERMITTENTLY FUNCTIONING OR INOPERATIVE COMPONENT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011073 )

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
0804
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
MALIBU FUEL TANK CAP FOR THE 2004 MALIBU AND MALIBU MAXX IS NOT INTERCHANGEABLE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014343 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
0804
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
OIL LIFE SYSTEM RESET PROCEDURES - CARS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014346 )

FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
08042004
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
NEW STYLE FUEL TANK CAP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013333 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
08192004
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
INTERMITTENTLY STALL WHEN IDLING AFTER DRIVING WITH THE A/C ON. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013054 )

VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
0408110004
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
REAR SUNSHADE COMES UNHOOKED FROM REAR SUNROOF TRIM. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011220 )

COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
040854001
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
HORN REPLACEMANT DUE TO WATER INTRUSION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011233 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK
Bulletin Number:
040866011
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
REAR LIFTGATE MAY RELATCH AFTER OPENING WITH POWER RELEASE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011242 )

STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE
Bulletin Number:
08022004
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
REAR LIFT GATE RELATCHING AFTER OPENING. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013327 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
0804
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2004

Summary:
MALIBU OUTSIDE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014337 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
030601018
Bulletin Date:
Jul 2004

Summary:
NEW CYLINDER BORE LINER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE. THIS SERVICE BULLETIN REPLACES 030601018A. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012103 )

POWER TRAIN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN
Bulletin Number:
040730021
Bulletin Date:
Jul 2004

Summary:
GROWL OR HOWL TYPE NOISE FROM TRANSMISSION/ENGINE COMPARTMENT DURING LIGHT TO MODERATE ACCELERATION FROM A STOP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012116 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
Bulletin Number:
07282004
Bulletin Date:
Jul 2004

Summary:
J66 BRAKES MAY HAVE ONE OF THE REAR WHEEL BEARING ASSEMBLIES CONTAINING A NON FUNCTIONING WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013149 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK
Bulletin Number:
07282004
Bulletin Date:
Jul 2004

Summary:
REAR LIFT GATE CLOSING EFFORT IS TOO HIGH. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013145 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
030604030
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2004

Summary:
MULTIPLE DRIVEABILITY SYMPTOMS OF LONG OR HARD STARTS, CHUGGLE, ROUGH IDLE AND LIGHT OR INTERMITTENT MISFIRE DUE TO CLOGGED FUEL INJECTORS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10002166 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
040308009
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2004

Summary:
REVISED BALL STUD TO STEERING KNUCKLE NUT TIGHTENING SPECIFICATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012179 )

POWER TRAIN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN
Bulletin Number:
040730027
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2004

Summary:
WHISTLE/WIND NOISE IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT OF VEHICLE NEAR SHIFTER/FLOOR CONSOLE AREA. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008473 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
040843006
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2004

Summary:
INFORMATION TO AVOID PINCHING WINDSHIELD WASHER HOSE WHEN SERVICING BATTERY OR UNDERHOOD ELECTRICAL CENTER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012530 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Bulletin Number:
040864011
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2004

Summary:
DOOR HANDLE STICKS OUT, DOOR WILL NOT LATCH. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008478 )

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01192004
Bulletin Date:
May 2004

Summary:
INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER STEERING ASSIST WITH OR WITHOUT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES, SERVICE VEHICLE SOON LIGHT ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES C0545 AND SYMPTOM CODE 00, OR C0460 AND SYMPTOM CODE 00, OR THAT THE STEERING WHEEL WILL MOVE B ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009094 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
040235009
Bulletin Date:
May 2004

Summary:
NOISY STEERING COLUMN, LACK OF POWER STEERING ASSIST, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES C0460 AND C0545, STEERING WHEEL MOVES SLIGHTLY BY ITSELF. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008506 )

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
Bulletin Number:
04027
Bulletin Date:
May 2004

Summary:
PRODUCT SAFETY RECALL DRIVER'S SAFETY BELT ANCHORAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007872 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
Bulletin Number:
05182004
Bulletin Date:
May 2004

Summary:
INOPERATIVE WINDSHIELD WASHERS DUE TO THE HOSE BEING TRAPPED UNDER THE BATTERY COVER. INFORMATION ON SERVICING THE BATTERY OR UNDER HOOD ELECTRICAL CENTER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013270 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
040232003
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
RATTLE NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE WHILE DRIVING OVER ROUGH ROADS WHEN VEHICLE IS HOT ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A NEW ELECTRIC POWER STEERING (EPS) SYSTEM. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008652 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
Bulletin Number:
04030
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM UPCOMING SAFETY RECALL. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014020 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
04072004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL CHECK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009205 )

STEERING:COLUMN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:COLUMN
Bulletin Number:
04072004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
RATTLE OR CLUNK STEERING COLUMN NOISE COMING FROM THE LEFT LOWER INSTRUMENT PANEL, OR FOOT WELL AREA. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009202 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
040730019
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
REMOVAL OF TRANSMISSION FLUID FILL VENT CAP DURING TRANSMISSION FLUID CHECKING PROCEDURE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012604 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
04082004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
SHIFTER (INAUDIBLE) NOISE IN THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT OF THE VEHICLE SOUNDS LIKE AIR BEING BLOWN THROUGH A SMALL HOLE OR STATIC ON THE RADIO. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009211 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK
Bulletin Number:
04202004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM THAT COULD INADVERTENTLY ACTIVATE DURING BRAKING AS THE VEHICLE REACHES ABOUT THREE MILES PER HOUR. UPCOMING PRODUCT SAFETY RECALL. GM VOICEMAIL EXPRESS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009231 )

AIR BAGS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
AIR BAGS
Bulletin Number:
04011
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
THE AIR BAG WARNING LABELS ON THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER SUN VISORS DO NOT HAVE EVERYTHING REQUIRED BY THE SAFETY STANDARD. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007054 )

SEAT BELTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS
Bulletin Number:
04027
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
UPCOMING SAFETY RECALLS: 04027 SEAT BELT LOWER ANCHORAGE . ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013876 )

VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
Bulletin Number:
04072004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
LEFT FRONT DOOR POWER WINDOW SWITCH REPLACEMENT. GM VOICEMAIL EXPRESS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009206 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
Bulletin Number:
040849011
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
DIFFICULT TO REMOVE KEY FROM IGNITION IN COLD TEMPERATURE (ADJUST PARK LOCK CABLE BY INSTALLING CLIP). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008690 )

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Bulletin Number:
04162004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
THE AIRBAG WARNING LABELS ON THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER SUNVISORS DO NOT HAVE EVERYTHING REQUIRED BY THE SAFETY STANDARD. CORRECTED AIRBAG WARNING LABELS ARE TO BE INSTALLED OVER THE INCORRECT LABELS. THIS IS A NON-COMPLIANCE RECALL, NUMBER ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009222 )

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
Bulletin Number:
04202004
Bulletin Date:
Apr 2004

Summary:
SEABELT ANCHOR THAT MAY DETACH IN A SEVERE SIDE IMPACT CRASH. PRODUCT SAFETY RECALL. GM VOICEMAIL EXPRESS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009230 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
030204
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2004

Summary:
ELECTRIC POWER STEERING COLUMN AND ASSIST MOTOR REPLACEMENT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007375 )

STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
03092004
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2004

Summary:
ELECTRIC POWER STEERING COLUMN AND ASSIST MOTOR REPLACEMENT - PARTS RESTRICTION INFORMATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013022 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
030204
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2004

Summary:
BODY CONTROL MODULE REPLACEMENT RETURNED WITHOUT ALL OF THE FUSES AND/OR RELAYS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007374 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
030304
Bulletin Date:
Mar 2004

Summary:
INOPERATIVE PARK LAMPS, TAIL LAMPS, INTERIOR LAMPS, BACKUP LAMPS, REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY, REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER OR OTHER ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007377 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
02162004
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2004

Summary:
IF DEALERSHIP HAS A TRANSMISSION AXLE SEAL LEAK AND YOUR LOCATION IS WITHIN TWO HOURS DRIVING TIME OF DETROIT OR WINDSOR, PLEASE CALL THE WINDSOR LAB DUE FOR ENGINEERING WOULD LIKE TO EXAMINE THE VEHICLE PRIOR TO THE REPAIR OF THE LEAK. GM ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009120 )

FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Bulletin Number:
02172004
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2004

Summary:
DRIVABILITY SYSTEM CAN OCCUR AFTER A FUEL SENDING ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT. AN INTERMITTENT STALL AND/OR WILL STALL AFTER FILLING WITH FUEL. THE VEHICLE MAY HAVE AN ODOR OR THE EVAP CANISTER IS SATURATED WITH FUEL. GM VOICEMAIL EXPRESS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009121 )

STEERING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING
Bulletin Number:
030232005
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2004

Summary:
PARTS RESTRICTION PROGRAM FOR ELECTRIC POWER STEERING (EPS) SYSTEM COMPONENTS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004296 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
Bulletin Number:
02262004
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2004

Summary:
THE KEY WON'T COME OUT OF THE IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER CONDITION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013011 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
0408128001
Bulletin Date:
Feb 2004

Summary:
KEY FOB PERSONALIZATION FEATURE RADIO STATION PRESETS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012700 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01353
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
ENGINE MISFIRE DUE TO INJECTOR FRETTING CORROSION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007937 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Bulletin Number:
01509
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE P12 REPLACEMENT. SIT BULLETIN 1406647. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005490 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01527
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
A WHISTLE TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE ENGINE. SIT BULLETIN 1406534. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005464 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
Bulletin Number:
01546
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
CLOSED-COUPLED CONVERTER AND CATASTROPHIC ENGINE FAILURE. SIT BULLETIN 1410117. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005386 )

POWER TRAIN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN
Bulletin Number:
01604
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
4T40E, 4T45E CHANGE IN APPEARANCE OF FORWARD, SECOND AND REVERSE CLUTCH WAVE PLATE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007135 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01647
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
3.5L LX9 ENGINE START STALL. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007162 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01649
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
3.5L LX9 ENGINE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0621. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007160 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01780
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
3.5L LX9 ENGINE- INTERMITTENT STALL OR WILL STALL AFTER FILLING WITH FUEL. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006187 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
Bulletin Number:
01885
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) C0045 OR C0050 OIL AT REAR WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. ALSO INCLUDES 2004 CHEVROLET MAXX. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006487 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
01983
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID LEVEL CHECK. ALSO INCLUDING 2004 CHEVROLET MAXX. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006896 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
01985
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
AIR LEAK NOISE AT SHIFTER. ALSO INCLUDING 2004 CHEVROLET MAXX. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007073 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
030601022
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
GUIDELINES FOR CYLINDER BORE LINER/PISTON SLEEVE REPLACEMENT ON THE L4 ECOTEC ENGINE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011117 )

SUSPENSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SUSPENSION
Bulletin Number:
3000
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
VEHICLE LEADS OR PULLS TO THE LEFT. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008849 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3009
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
EXCESSIVE OIL CONSUMPTION AND/OR BLACK/BLUE SMOKE FROM THE EXHAUST. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008778 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3013
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
UPDATE TO SERVICE BULLETIN NUMBER 03-06-01-013 COVERING THE ENGINE EXCHANGE PROGRAM FOR 2004 MODELS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008772 )

SUSPENSION:REAR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SUSPENSION:REAR
Bulletin Number:
3020
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
REAR SUNSHADE COMES UNDONE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008793 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Bulletin Number:
3026
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
BRAKE PEDAL POSITION SENSOR LEARN PROCEDURE. SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009644 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
Bulletin Number:
3076
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
NON-FUNCTIONING REAR WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009522 )

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
Bulletin Number:
3092
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
SERVICE ENGINE LIGHT SOON AND EVAP CODES SETTING INTERMITTENTLY. (2005 CHEVROLET MALIBU MAXX) ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010228 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
3098
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
INTERMITTENT STALL. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010051 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3148
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
EXCESSIVE OIL CONSUMPTION ON THE 2.2L L61 ECOTEC ENGINE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010274 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER
Bulletin Number:
001535
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
THE C68 AUTOMATIC HVAC HEAD HAS LOCKED AFTER PERFORMING AN SPS MODULE PROGRAMMING. SIT BULLETIN 1408804. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005452 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
00246A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
XM DATA READING PATH FOR TECH 2. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007970 )

STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
Bulletin Number:
01272004
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
DOOR HANDLES STICKING IN COLD WEATHER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012983 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01272004
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
RADIO STATION PRESETS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10012982 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
Bulletin Number:
01482
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
THE IGNITION KEY WILL NOT COME OUT OF THE IGNITION LOCK CYLINDER OR THE SHIFTER WILL COME OUT OF PARK WITHOUT DEPRESS THE BRAKE. SIT BULLETIN 1400393. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005443 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01491B
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
TECH 2 WILL NOT COMMUNICATE WITH THE VEHICLE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007664 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
01500
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
OBTAINING MODULE INFORMATION ON A LAN-BASED VEHICLE AND THE TECH 2. SIT BULLETIN 1402209. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005482 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01514
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) REPLACEMENT AND SETUP WITH 3.5L ENGINE. SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005475 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES
Bulletin Number:
01524
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
UNABLE TO PROGRAM THEFT DETERRENT MODULE WITH EXISTING KEY. SIT BULLETIN 1405949. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005460 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER
Bulletin Number:
01535
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
C68 AUTO A/C HEAD LOCKED AFTER SPS PROGRAMMING. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007616 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Bulletin Number:
01630
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
REPEAT PARK LAMP FUSE OPEN. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007152 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Bulletin Number:
01633
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
10 AMP PARK LAMP FUSE BLOWS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007151 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
Bulletin Number:
01648
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
WINDSHIELD PILLAR CONVENIENCE CLIP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007161 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
Bulletin Number:
01649
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
THE CONDITION IA A SHORT FLASH OF THE BATTERY LIGHT AND DIAGNOSTICS TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0621 AS A HISTORY CODE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007516 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01662
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
XM ERROR ON A RADIO DISPLAY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007248 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01681
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
3.5L LX9 ENGINE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0401. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007165 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Bulletin Number:
01740
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
CROSS INJECTOR WIRES CAUSING MISFIRE AT STEADY STATE SPEED AND RPM, MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATED, AND A P0300 SET. SIT BULLETIN 1460291. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006270 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01759
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
XM RAPID ACTIVATION UTILIZATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006302 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
01795
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
INCORRECT SI ONSTAR OPERATION AND DESCRIPTION REMOTE START SYSTEM. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006315 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
Bulletin Number:
01795
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
INCORRECT SI ONSTAR OPERATION AND DESCRIPTION REMOTE START SYSTEM. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006315 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
01796
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
DVD PLAYER GENERAL DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006326 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01802A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
APP SENSOR 2 AND/OR TP SENSOR 2 SIGNAL CIRCUIT VOLTAGES DROP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007965 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01814
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
INDICATOR INOPERATIVE AT BULB CHECK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006627 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER
Bulletin Number:
01820
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
SET UP A THEFT DETERRENT MODULE WITH EXISTING KEYS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007626 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER
Bulletin Number:
01841
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
SET UP A THEFT DETERRENT MODULE WITH NEW KEYS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006587 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
Bulletin Number:
01846
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
KEY WILL NOT COME OUT OF IGNITION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006579 )

STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
Bulletin Number:
01861
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
CLUNK CREAK POP NOISE FROM LEFT A-PILLAR AREA. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006612 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Bulletin Number:
01869
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
MISC WIRING CONCERNS AT REAR BEC. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006711 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01873
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
DVD DISPLAY HEAD REPLACEMENT INFORMATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006469 )

VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
01920
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
SUNROOF NOT OPERATING PROPERLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006420 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01956
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
HIGH SPEED LAN DIAGNOSTICS/REMEMBERING OHMS LAW. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006945 )

VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
Bulletin Number:
01982
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
LEFT FRONT DOOR POWER WINDOW SWITCH REPLACEMENT. ALSO INCLUDING 2004 CHEVROLET MAXX. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10006929 )

STRUCTURE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE
Bulletin Number:
01984
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
RATTLE OR CLUNK FROM LEFT LOWER INSTRUMENT PANEL AREA. ALSO INCLUDING 2004 CHEVROLET MAXX. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007077 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
02016
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
THE TECH 2 CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH GM-LAN MODULES. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007072 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
02034
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
PCM (POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE) PIN FIT CAUSING VARIOUS DRIVEABILITY, A/C, IPC (INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER), ENGINE CONTROL, TRANS, EVAP CONCERNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007258 )

COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
02137
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
REPEAT HORN FAILURES. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10007785 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
1491B
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
THE TECH 2 CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH GM-LAN MODULES. SIT BULLETIN 140895. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005376 )

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
1543
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
AN OFF IDLE BUZZ NOISE EMANATING FROM THE FRONT OF DASH AREA WHEN IN GEAR. SIT BULLETIN 1410015. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005382 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
Bulletin Number:
3004
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
WINDSHIELD WIPER-WASHERS INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008868 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3008
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
VARIOUS DRIVEABILITY, AIR CONDITIONER, INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTER, ENGINE CONTROL, TRANSMISSION, EVAP CONCERNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10008788 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
Bulletin Number:
3057
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
SPEED SENSITIVE WIPERS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009600 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3084
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
LOW COOLANT LEVEL LIGHT ON. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010219 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
Bulletin Number:
3085
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
FALSE OR UNWANTED AACN ONSTAR CALL CENTER NOTIFICATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010214 )

VISIBILITY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY
Bulletin Number:
3093
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
VERTICAL GREASE ON THE FRONT DOOR GLASS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009993 )

VISIBILITY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY
Bulletin Number:
3093
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
VERTICAL GREASE STREAKS ON THE FRONT DOOR GLASS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010227 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
3133
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009995 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
3157
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2004

Summary:
PHANTOM REMOTE START INTERMITTENTLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009929 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
01315
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
ENGINE MISFIRE POSSIBLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300 - P0304. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004095 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
Bulletin Number:
01356
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
WHEEL SPEED SENSORS. SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004126 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT
Bulletin Number:
01373
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
HIGH EFFORT TO MOVE SHIFT LEVER - SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004156 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
Bulletin Number:
01420
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
AT TIMES ON A HARD ACCELERATION THE ACCESSORY DRIVE BELT WILL MAKE SQUEAL, SQUALL, OR SQUEAK TYPE NOISES. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004242 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Bulletin Number:
01450
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
NO COMMUNICATION WITH POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004248 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
11212003
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
RATTLING OR BUZZING NOISE COMING FROM INSTRUMENT PANEL AREA. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013263 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
01355
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) FOB DECK LID RELEASE BUTTON PRESS AND HOLD OPERATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004192 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01360
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
RADIO LOOSE OR RATTLES AFTER REMOVAL/INSTALLATION. SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004127 )

STRUCTURE:BODY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY
Bulletin Number:
01371
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
REAR FLOOR WATER LEAK, ROAD NOISE OR WINDOW FOGGING COLD. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004155 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
Bulletin Number:
01377
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
RATTLE KNOCK NOISE FROM WINDSHIELD AREA OVER BUMPS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004160 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
01390
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
XM RADIO MUST BE TUNED TO CHANNEL 1 THROUGH 66 DURING ACTIVATION ATTEMPT. 2004 CHEVROLET CANYON, GMC DENALI, GMC COLORADO ALSO INCLUDED. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004195 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER
Bulletin Number:
01403
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
AIR CONDITIONING COMPRESSOR CLUTCH INOPERATIVE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004207 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
01430
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
UNABLE TO PROGRAM IBCM. SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004176 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Bulletin Number:
01471
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
TECH 2 WILL NOT COMMUNICATE WITH THE VEHICLE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004272 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Bulletin Number:
01475
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
NO COMMUNICATION WITH CANDI MODULE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004275 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
030847002
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) SETUP/SENSOR CALIBRATION BRAKE PEDAL POSITION (BPP) LEARN PROCEDURE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005589 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
Bulletin Number:
11212003
Bulletin Date:
Nov 2003

Summary:
WINDSHIELD PILLAR CONVENIENCE CLIP. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013264 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
020730022B
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2003

Summary:
SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0716 AND / OR P0717, P0730, P0753, P0758, P1860, P1887 OR OTHER MISCELLANEOUS TRANSMISSION TROUBLE CODES SET. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004755 )

STRUCTURE:BODY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STRUCTURE:BODY
Bulletin Number:
100903
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2003

Summary:
REMOVAL OF PROTECTIVE PAPER ON THE B-PILLAR APPLIQUE. GM VOICEMAIL LOG. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004988 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
510
Bulletin Date:
Oct 2003

Summary:
ACTIVE DIGITAL WHEEL SPEED SENSORS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10016245 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
Bulletin Number:
03048
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
OBDII MISFIRE MONITOR - REPROGRAM POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM). VOLUNTARY EMISSION RECALL. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003584 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
Bulletin Number:
090903
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
NEW PRODUCT FIELD 03048 A VOLUNTARY EMISSION RECALL INVOLVING A CONDITION THAT INCORRECTLY DISABLES THE ONBOARD DIAGNOSTICS MISFIRE MONITOR ABOVE 35 MILES PER HOUR. GM VOICEMAIL LOG. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005058 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
000089008B
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
SOME CUSTOMERS MAY WANT TO TOW THEIR VEHICLE BEHIND ANOTHER VEHICLE WITH ALL FOUR TIRES ONT HE GROUND. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING RECREATIONAL (DINGHY) TOWING FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES INCLUDING 1988-2004 CHEVROLET AND GMC LI ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004278 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER
Bulletin Number:
091803
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
AIR CONDITIONING BLOWS WARM AIR. AN ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTION IN THE AIR CONDITIONING COMPRESSOR CLUTCH, MAY CAUSE THE AIR CONDITIONING FUSE TO BLOW. GM VOICEMAIL LOG. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005038 )

EQUIPMENT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT
Bulletin Number:
091803
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
NEW KEY CODES FOR G SERIES KEY. GM VOICEMAIL LOG. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10005039 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Bulletin Number:
093003
Bulletin Date:
Sep 2003

Summary:
BODY CONTROL MODULE REPLACEMENT. GM VOICEMAIL LOG. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004995 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
Bulletin Number:
082503
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
WHEEL SPEED SENSOR DIAGNOSIS. VME MESSAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003881 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
030089023
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION TIMES FOR 2004 CHEVROLET MALIBU AND CHEVROLET SSR. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004361 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
Bulletin Number:
080503
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
THE PURPOSE OF THIS MESSAGE IS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ABOUT A NEW PRODUCT EMISSION RECALL. THE RECALL NUMBER OF 03042. THIS RECALL IS FOR VEHICLES IN DEALER INVENTORY ONLY. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH SPARKPLUGS THAT ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003871 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
082503
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI) TIMES. VME MESSAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003877 )

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Bulletin Number:
082503
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
RADIO MAY BE SLIGHTLY LOOSE AND COULD RATTLE AFTER INSTALLATION. VME MESSAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003882 )

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
Bulletin Number:
082503
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
VME MESSAGE CONCERNS REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY DECK LID RELEASE FUNCTION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003880 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
082903
Bulletin Date:
Aug 2003

Summary:
ACTION CENTER TO ASSIST THE DEALER ORGANIZATION WITH THE NECESSARY SUPPORT FOR THE SUCCESSFUL INTRODUCTION OF THE NEW MALIBU AND ALSO GATHER INFORMATION FOR A QUICK RESOLUTION OF QUALITY CONCERNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10003889 )

POWER TRAIN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN
Bulletin Number:
030730025
Bulletin Date:
Jun 2003

Summary:
2004 MODEL YEAR CHANGES FOR 4T40E AND 4T45E TRANSMISSIONS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10002889 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
01432
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2003

Summary:
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION POOR ACCELERATION, PERFORMANCE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004412 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
01444
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2003

Summary:
XM DEALER ASSISTANCE LINE INFORMATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10004411 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
3008
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
ENGINE CONTROL CONCERNS DUE TO INTERMITTENT POWER CONTROL MODULE CONNECTION LOSS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010876 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Bulletin Number:
3169
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
BRAKES CALIPER NOISE ON APPLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010551 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT
Bulletin Number:
3192
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM INDICATOR IS ILLUMINATED AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE C1236 IS STORED. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010632 )

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Bulletin Number:
3253A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
VEHICLE WILL NOT MOVE IN EITHER DIRECTION. TRANSMISSION MAY SHOW OVER FULL. P90 4T40E 4T45E NO MOVEMENT DRIVE OR REVERSE. CONVERTER MAY BE EMPTY OF FLUID. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017096 )

SUSPENSION+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SUSPENSION
Bulletin Number:
3263
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
FRONT SUSPENSION NOISE ON TURNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011819 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3270A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
INTERMITTENT CRANK NO START, EXTENDED CRANK, SERVICE ENGINE SOON (SES) LIGHT, DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0335 AND/OR DTC P0650. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10013524 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3433
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SERVICE ENGINE SOON (SES) LIGHT AND SEVERE ENGINE MISFIRE ON CYLINDERS 1 AND 4 OR CYLINDERS 2 AND 3. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017032 )

POWER TRAIN+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
POWER TRAIN
Bulletin Number:
3447
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
4T40E OR 4T45E WILL NOT SHIFT NO DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017086 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
Bulletin Number:
3477
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
TECH 2 DISPLAYS ASTERISK FOR THE LEFT FRONT WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10014875 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3535A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
CRANK NO START (LX9) ONLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017009 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
Bulletin Number:
3781
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SERVICE VME - THE PARTS CATALOG LISTS INCORRECT FRONT BRAKE PADS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018550 )

STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3797
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
INTERMITTENT STEERING WHEEL DITHER AFTER FRONT END ALIGNMENT WAS PERFORMED. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018531 )

VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
Bulletin Number:
3030
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
POWER WINDOW CHATTER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10009374 )

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR
Bulletin Number:
3057A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SPEED SINSITIVE WIPERS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010009 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Bulletin Number:
3159
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SIR LIGHT ON WITH CODES B00120E AND B00130E. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10011816 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3159C
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SIR LIGHT ON WITH CODES B0012.0E AND B0013.0E. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010287 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
3161
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
OUTSIDE AIR TEMPERATURE DISPLAY INACCURATE AT TIMES. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010290 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3170
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT ON AND OR VARIOUS ELECTRICAL CONCERNS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010552 )

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:HEATER CORE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:HEATER CORE
Bulletin Number:
3197
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
VIBRATION AT ALL SPEEDS DAMAGED TRANSMISSION TAILSHAFT BUSHING CRACKED EXHAUST AT CATALYTIC CONVERTER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010648 )

VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW
Bulletin Number:
3205
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
REAR DEFOGGER INOPERATIVE AFTER PERFORMING REMOTE VEHICLE START. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10010652 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3261B
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
(RETAINED ACCESSORY POWER) RAP DEACTIVATES FROM DRIVERS DOOR ONLY. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018551 )

VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
Bulletin Number:
3277
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
POWER MIRRORS WORKING OPPOSITE OF THE SWITCH DIRECTION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017136 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
Bulletin Number:
3349A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
BATTERY DRAW ADDITIONAL INFO. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018552 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Bulletin Number:
3385A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
REPEATED PARK LPS FUSE OPEN (ADDITIONAL INFORMATION). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10016549 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Bulletin Number:
3393
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
BACKLIGHTING IS INOPERATIVE DURING DAYLIGHT CONDITIONS (HEADLIGHT SWITCH TURNED ON MANUALLY). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017222 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Bulletin Number:
3393A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
BACKLIGHTING IS INOP DURING DAYLIGHT CONDITIONS (HEADLIGHT SWITCH TURNED ON MANUALLY) ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10017006 )

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Bulletin Number:
3510
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SUPPLEMENT TO 05-06-01-003A - WRONG THROTTLE GASKET PART NUMBER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10016520 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
3649
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
INTERMITTENT LONG CRANK BUT WILL NOT START OR INTERMITTENT NO CRANK. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10016547 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Bulletin Number:
3170E
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
IPC, INTERIOR LIGHTS AND/OR HEADLAMPS FLICKER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019186 )

INTERIOR LIGHTING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
INTERIOR LIGHTING
Bulletin Number:
3170E
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
IPC, INTERIOR LIGHTS AND/OR HEADLAMPS FLICKER. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019186 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
Bulletin Number:
3648
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
HESITATION ON ACCELERATION AFTER INTERNAL ENGINE REPAIRS - CHECK INJECTOR HARNESS ORIENTATION. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018915 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Bulletin Number:
3786
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
NO START AFTER ENGINE HARNESS REPLACEMENT (NON-ABS). ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10018600 )

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Bulletin Number:
3834
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
HEADLAMP REPLACEMENT DUE TO MOISTURE - SERVICE VME. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019188 )

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
Bulletin Number:
3781A
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SERVICE VME-THE PARTS CATALOG LIST INCORRECT FRONT BRAKE PADS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019278 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
3706
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SES LIGHT DURING LOW SPEED DRIVING AFTER A HOT SOAK WITH A P0171 DTC. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019450 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3709
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
SUPPLEMENT TO ENGINE REPLACEMENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR PART NUMBER 12607031. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019420 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
Bulletin Number:
3550
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
STARTER STAYS ENGAGED AFTER ENGINE STARTS. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10019233 )

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
Bulletin Number:
4127
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
LOSS OF POWER STEERING ASSIST AT HIGH ENGINE RPM. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020217 )

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Bulletin Number:
3859
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
LOW OIL PRESSURE - INSPECT OIL FILTER FOR DAMAGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020923 )

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Bulletin Number:
3385
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
REPEATED PARK LPS FUSE OPEN. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10020916 )

OTHER+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
OTHER
Bulletin Number:
4014
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
PARTS UPDATE - TIMING CHAIN TENSIONER DESIGN CHANGE. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10021074 )

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR+
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Malibu

Nature of Defect:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Bulletin Number:
4615
Bulletin Date:
Jan 2001

Summary:
ABS PUMP RUNNING WHEN NOT NEEDED. ( NHTSA ITEM NUMBER - 10023171 )

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