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1.3

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
136,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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2005 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx transmission problems

transmission problem

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2005 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 082012

Malibu Maxx

  • 136,000 miles

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

I have had to replace the transmission already on this car, and it still is not right. The power steering will be gone no matter the temperature, but then comes right back. The brakes are always going bad on it, I have replaced them several times within the 25K miles of owning the car. The driver seat leans to the left and did not know this was not normal until after reading reports of it being a problem in this car.

- Parma, OH, USA

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