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10.0

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

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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2002 Chevrolet Malibu steering problems

steering problem

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2002 Chevrolet Malibu Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 312001

Malibu

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

After coming to a complete stop, applied gas, vehicle would not accelerate. Contacted dealer. Tie rod bolt had fallen off.*akconsumer was able to manuever the vehicle to a nearby gas station. The worker at the service station noticed the left front tire was turned sideways. The vehicle was towed to the dealer. Consumer asked for a replacement but was told the only recourse was to repair it.

- Crown Point, IN, USA

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