Steering Anti-theft Device problems of the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu
Three problems associated with steering anti-theft device have been reported for the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu.
Steering Anti-theft Device problem #1
The vehicle is a 1997 Chevrolet Malibu. Engine check light and anti theft system illuminated on instrument panel, indicating a malfunction. Cause unknown. Please give any further details.
Steering Anti-theft Device problem #2
The car involved is a 1997 Chevrolet Malibu. When driving my 1997 chevy Malibu, I turned left and the steering wheel locked. I almost crashed into a parked car due to the fact that I couldn't move the steering wheel at all. When I tried getting the steering wheel to move again, it wouldnt budge right but when trying left it would make a "hissing" sound, like air pressure being released. This happened at 10pm and I had passengers in the vehicle, this could have been catastrophic. This happened suddenly with no warning whatsoever. I am going back to the dealer ASAP. This issue happened on Sat., Jan. 3, 2004.
Steering Anti-theft Device problem #3
The vehicle having this issue was a 1997 Chevrolet Malibu. While driving steering/ front wheels locked up. Consumer contacted his personal mechanic, and was told they had never seen anything similar. Contacted the dealer. However, the priblem recurred. This steering anti-theft device issue occurred Friday, October 1, 2004.
Other Steering related problems of the 1997 Chevrolet Malibu:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Steering Rack And Pinion problems||24|
|Steering Gear Box problems||6|
|Power Steering Hose, Piping, And Connections problems||5|
|Steering Wheel problems||4|
|Hydraulic Power Assist Steering System problems||4|
|Steering Rack problems||3|
|Steering Anti-theft Device problems||3|
|Power Steering Pump problems||2|
|Steering Tie Rod Assembly problems||2|
|Steering Idler Arm problems||1|
|Steering Is Tight problems||1|