Engine Knocking Noise problems of the 2001 Chevrolet Malibu
Four problems related to engine knocking noise have been reported for the 2001 Chevrolet Malibu.
Engine Knocking Noise problem #1
The car involved is a 2001 Chevrolet Malibu. A knocking noise would come from the engine while driving and cause vehicle to hesitate when accelerating. Dealer was not notified at this time. It was Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2002 when this engine knocking noise issue occurred.
Engine Knocking Noise problem #2
The vehicle was a 2001 Chevrolet Malibu. The front end is vibrating at any speed. Dealer has done front alignment, replaced the front tires, and the rotors were turned. Did not remedy the problem. The consumer states that the dealer will not replace, but will only turn (three times) to be turned less than three months. The problem still exists. The seventh time the vehicle has been in the shop for one problem or another, and feels that the vehicle is a lemon. The consumer also states that the dealer had the vehicle for twelve weeks for a knocking noise in the engine. A valve adjustment seems to remedy, the front end vibration still not repaireed. This engine knocking noise issue occurred Tuesday, January 1, 2002.
Engine Knocking Noise problem #3
The vehicle having this issue was a 2001 Chevrolet Malibu. When driving or when vehicle was parked and running engine would make a knocking noise. The owner made contact with dealer. It was Aug. 11, 2003 when this engine knocking noise issue occurred.
Engine Knocking Noise problem #4
The car was a 2001 Chevrolet Malibu. Engine leaks anti-freeze, turn signals go in & out, fuel gauge not always right, making a loud banging noise, and now dead won't even start. 2001 chevy Malibu 3. 1l v6 $22,000 & only 67,000 miles. This engine knocking noise problem happened on Thursday, June 1, 2006.
Other Engine And Engine Cooling related problems of the 2001 Chevrolet Malibu:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems||36|
|Engine Cooling System problems||16|
|Coolant Leaking problems||10|
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems||10|
|Car Stall problems||9|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems||6|
|Engine Noise problems||4|
|Engine Knocking Noise problems||4|
|Engine Shut Off Without Warning problems||4|
|Gasoline Engine problems||3|
|Engine Clicking And Tapping Noises problems||3|
|Engine Exhaust System problems||2|
|Engine Oil Leaking problems||2|
|Emission Control problems||2|