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10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
126,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace computer (1 reports)
2003 Chevrolet Malibu engine problems

engine problem

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2003 Chevrolet Malibu Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 172012

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • 126,000 miles

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

For the most part, a reliable car for 9 years. The random acceleration problem was a scary one though.

Happened on the way to work, turned around to take it back to our dealer, and completely burned through the brakes to get it there. Had to stand on brakes to keep it from accelerating. diagnosis took a few hours and $200 bucks, with final choice of new brain box (computer) $1200 w/1 yr warranty or used brain box for $400 no guarantee.

- , Oak Creek, WI, USA

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