2008 Chevrolet Malibu Consumer Review: Not a good purchase
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2008 Chevrolet Malibu - Consumer Review

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LS Sedan (2.4L 4-cyl. 4-speed Automatic)

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Not a good purchase
By msouth85 on

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2008 Chevrolet Malibu LS 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)

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We bought our 2008 malibu with 4 miles when we test drove it. After driving across country a few times, at roughly 26k, the vehicle information control module had to be replaced. Now at just under 40k, the catalytic converter is plugged. Also, when cold the transmission will not shift out of first under heavy acceleration, causing the car to say service traction, turn off the traction control, and make the transmission shift very hard. This is the first chevy we have bought, and it will be the last.

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better quality parts all around, better fuel economy
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