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Recall List for the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu

Official recalls have been issued for the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Chevrolet service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Chevrolet customer service.

  1. RECALL: Side Air Bag Fabric May Tear During Deployment

    If the air bag tears during deployment, the air bag may not perform as designed, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 26, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    18
  2. RECALL: Key May Be Removed When Not In Park/FMVSS 114

    If the key is removed without the transmission in PARK, the vehicle may rollaway as occupants are exiting, increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 05, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    8,367
  3. RECALL: Electronic Stability Control Systems/FMVSS 126

    If the EBCM fails the primary braking system will still function, however, the loss of ABS and ESC increase the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 05, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    66
  4. RECALL: Side Air Bag Weld Studs May Separate/FMVSS 214

    Fractured weld studs may allow the side air bag to move out of position during deployment, increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 11, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    3,137
  5. RECALL: Improper Air Bag Inflation

    An improperly inflated air bag increases the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 02, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    1,579
  6. RECALL: Intermittent Failure Of Audio Warning System

    An unbelted driver is at a greater risk of injury in a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 11, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    139

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