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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
83,197 miles

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2003 Chevrolet Malibu suspension problems

suspension problem

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2003 Chevrolet Malibu Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 172007

Malibu 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 83,197 miles


Wheel hub bearings - since I bought the 2003 Malibu new in January 203 I had to replace the wheel hub bearing 4 times, once under warranty with GM parts at 27,918 on 4/20/04 right side), again right side with after market parts at 47,876, left side with after market parts at 48,769 on 5/3/05, and right side with after market parts at 83,197 on 4/17/07. With so many failures I believed therewas either an inherit design flaw or possible latent defect of the front end.

- North Chatham, NY, USA

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