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9.9

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
127 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2016 Chevrolet Malibu brakes problems

brakes problem

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2016 Chevrolet Malibu Owner Comments

problem #3

Aug 112016

Malibu

  • 175 miles

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

The contact owns a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. The contact stated that when the brake pedal was depressed, the vehicle experienced a complete loss of power. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the technician stated that it was operating as designed to save fuel. The manufacturer was notified of the failure and referred the contact to NHTSA. The failure mileage was 175. The VIN was not provided.

- Tunkhannock, PA, USA

problem #2

Jun 182016

Malibu

  • 61 miles
The contact owns a 2016 Chevrolet mailbu. While pulling out of a parking spot at 3 mph, the ABS engaged without warning. There were no warning lights illuminated. While gradually depressing the brake pedal while driving, the ABS repeatedly jerked the vehicle for miles. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where no failures was diagnosed. The failure mileage was 61.

- Livonia, MI, USA

problem #1

Aug 202015

Malibu

  • 145 miles
The contact owns a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. While driving 10 mph, the vehicle made an abnormal noise without warning. The contact was informed that the rear driver side brake pads were installed backwards and needed to be repaired. The vehicle was repaired. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The failure mileage was 145. Update 01/15/16

- Carbondale, PA, USA

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