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8.3

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$185.00
Average Mileage:
85,189 miles
Total Complaints:
7 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. need to recall (6 reports)
  2. replace pads and rotors (1 reports)
2001 Chevrolet Malibu brakes problems

brakes problem

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2001 Chevrolet Malibu Owner Comments

problem #7

Sep 012003

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • 49,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Okay, I have a 2001 Malibu that has brake problems. It's fairly new to me ....(I bought it used)... I changed the brakes

- , Rossville, GA, USA

problem #6

Jun 012008

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • 190,000 miles

Nothing Else to say... I have tried everything to fix these darn things

- , Rossville, GA, USA

problem #5

Jun 012006

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • 110,000 miles

WTF???? I have changed the brakes 4 times in as many years... changed the rotors... now I changed the calipers... and the brakes AGAIN

- , Rossville, GA, USA

problem #4

Sep 012005

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • 90,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

I've changed the brakes twice now...still the noise..and now the rotors seem to be warped.....Changed the rotors and the Friggin brakes AGAIN!!!!

- , Rossville, GA, USA

problem #3

Mar 152007

Malibu 3.1L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 87,326 miles

F*ck this car!F*ck you GM for not doing anything about this POS!

- , Farmington, MN, USA

problem #2

Oct 252007

(reported on)

Malibu LS V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 10,000 miles

Brakes were noisy from the time I got the car (not to noisy) and got worse as it got mileage. Replace pads and rotor on the left front two times in under 10,000 miles before the problem was corrected - no warranty on these parts.

- , Killeen, TX, USA

problem #1

Oct 262006

(reported on)

Malibu 3.2L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 60,000 miles

I've had the brakes replaced and was told that it was told that the old brakes were not the cause. The sound is still there after new brakes and it's louder than ever. I'm really starting to hate this car. I've already fixed a lot and put more money in than it's worth.

- , Riverside, CA, USA

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