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2002 Chevrolet Malibu
Worst 2002 Malibu engine Problems
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- leaking coolant, cracked intake manifold gasket100
- engine is knocking8
- head gasket failure8
- car will not start at times6
- oil in the coolant system3
- service engine soon light comes on intermittently2
- stalls when idling1
- water gauge not working1
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling27
- NHTSA: Engine12
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine7
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine: Gasoline4
- NHTSA: Vehicle Speed Control4
- NHTSA: Vehicle Speed Control: Cruise Control2
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