Warning Light On problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Malibu
Seven problems associated with warning light on have been reported for the 2010 Chevrolet Malibu.
Warning Light On problem #1
The VIN of this vehicle is 1G1ZC5EB1A_. Consumer owns a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. The contact stated that the air bag failed and the service air bag light remained illuminated. The vehicle was taken to the dealer several times for the failure. The dealer performed a diagnostic, which located the failure at the air bag wiring harness. The dealer rerouted the wiring harness, and replaced the air bag connector twice however, the failure was not corrected. The air bag service warning light remained illuminated. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was 26,256 and the approximate current mileage was 34,200. This issue happened on Wednesday, August 10, 2011.
Warning Light On problem #2
The vehicle identification number (VIN) is 1G1ZC5EB5A_. Tl - the reporting person's vehicle is a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. The contact stated that the air bag warning light was illuminated and the driver's side door failed to close. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the air bag harness and the drivers door lock actuator needed to be replaced. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The vehicle was repaired. The approximate failure and current mileage was 77,863. Kmj. This issue happened on Saturday, Apr. 13, 2013.
Warning Light On problem #3
The vehicle is a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. The above date is approximate. I received a recall from chevy about the air bag warning light. I took it to the dealer and they said they fixed it. They said it was the connector to the wiring harness. This problem has never gone away. The warning light comes and goes whenever. I can be driving or standing still, or just starting the engine. I have not taken it to the dealer yet. The car now has about 19,000 miles on it. It was Wednesday, November 17, 2010 when this warning light on issue occurred.
Warning Light On problem #4
The reporting person's vehicle is a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. The contact stated that while driving 70 mph, the air bag warning light illuminated on the instrument panel. The vehicle was not taken to a dealer. The manufacturer was contacted and stated that there were no recalls addressing the failure. The failure and current mileages were 53,000. The failure date was August 1, 2012.
Warning Light On problem #5
The car involved is a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. The VIN of the car is 1G1ZD5EB7A_. This car has had this ongoing problem with the air bag light. I have had this vehicle to 3 different dealers,and the problem goes away for a while. The air bag warning light comes on intermittently. The previous time, the light came on at 35000 miles. The dealer could not get it to repeat. Car now has 50000 miles and the light is coming on again. No one can tell us ,if we are protected,by the air bag if the warning light is on. There seems to be plenty other people with same problem if you do a search on the internet. This warning light on problem happened on Sat., May. 1, 2010.
Warning Light On problem #6
The contact rented a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. While driving up a hill at 10 mph, the passenger side air bag deployed. The rental company towed the vehicle back to the rental facility. There were no warning lights illuminated prior to the air bag deploying. There was no collision or road hazard that would have caused the failure to occur. The manufacturer was not contacted. The failure and current mileages were 14,745. Updated 10/28/10. Updated 10/28/jb. This problem occurred on Thursday, July 8, 2010.
Warning Light On problem #7
The vehicle is a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu. While driving approximately 35 mph, there was an abnormal grinding coming from the brakes when depressed. The contact also stated there was an increase in stopping distance. The dealer replaced the brake pads. The failure persisted. The vehicle was taken to the dealer four times where the brakes pads were continuously replaced but to no avail. In addition, there was an unusual clicking coming from the front passenger side of the vehicle. The dealer replaced the front axle yet the failure persisted in the front driver side of the vehicle. When applying the brake, there was a loud roar coming from the vehicle and when activating the air conditioning unit, the contact observed anti-freeze expelling from the interior vents. The air bag warning light was also illuminated. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage was 700 and the current mileage was 7,600. This problem occurred on Tuesday, April 13, 2010.
Other Air Bag related problems of the 2010 Chevrolet Malibu:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Air Bag Light On problems||11|
|Air Bag Not Deploy problems||9|
|Warning Light On problems||7|
|Air Bag problems||5|
|Side/window Air Bag problems||4|
|Front Air Bag Sensor Control problems||1|