by K Webb on May 22, 2010 Vehicle: 1997 Chevrolet Malibu LS 4dr Sedan
Multiple problems. Was fine for me for the two years, but buttons fall off in the climate control, intake gasket leaks, and car just isn't built great. If you only have $1500, buy it. Don't expect any money back.
by Anthony on Nov 14, 2008 Vehicle: 1997 Chevrolet Malibu LS 4dr Sedan
I bought this car in 2002 with 90,000 miles. It now has 171,000 and I only had to replace 3 parts, altenator, water pump, and thermostat. They were really cheaps parts and I've never had to replace anything else besides tires and brakes. It's a really good car and I recommend it to anyone. I've added a cold air intake for a few extra horses and it shows
by love my chevy on Feb 5, 2008 Vehicle: 1997 Chevrolet Malibu LS 4dr Sedan
This car is so fun to drive. The perfect mixture of performance and fuel economy. We bought this car with a lot of highway mileage but it was a great little car. It still is and we have only had small problems that were easily fixed and back on the road. Even the usual gasket problem didn't affect it until over 120,000 miles. I can't complain. Beats the old Ford Taurus by a long shot.
I just wanted to see if any other 1997 malibu owners have had a problem with the theft lock security system? I have had a problem with the theft lock since day one. For no apparent reason the theft ...