Chevrolet Malibu owners have experienced significant engine problems. 2016 and 2017 Chevy Malibu owners have experienced engine problem. One issues is that the the Malibu will go into Reduced Engine Power mode. Here is one typical complaint,
“The first time the car had less than 1k miles on it!! It feels like a transmission problem. I am familiar with the system where the car will turn itself off while at a stoplight and then back on again- I’m fine with that system. What is not okay is when driving in DC rush hour traffic, accelerating, braking, or slowing down and the car will violently jerk. The first time it felt as if I was rear-ended.” 2016 Chevrolet Malibu – Consumer Review, Edmunds.
Owners of these defective vehicles may be entitled to compensation for loss of use, diminished value, or other claims. We offer a free consultation as part of our continuing investigation into defects in these cars. Please call the Law Office of Howard Gutman, 973-598-1980.
Here are some additional sources,
http://www.chevymalibuforum.com (forum compiled by owners discussing problems)
Chevrolet Malibu Engine http://www.lemonlawclaims.com/ chevrolet-malibu-engine/Engine problems continue to trouble Chevrolet Malibu owners and there are multiple reported complaints. Owners may be entitled to new vehicles or compensation, sister site.
http://www.carcomplaints.com/Chevrolet/Malibu/2016/ (compilation of problems)
tags, complaints, listing of engine issues and problems, Chevrolet Malibu recall, class action.