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Is there a recall on my 2009 Chevy Malibu?

Last Updated: 15th March, 2020

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GM IS RECALLING 77 MY 2009 CHEVROLET MALIBU HYBRID VEHICLES FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 103, "WINDSHIELD DEFROSTING AND DEFOGGING SYSTEM." THE HEATING, VENTILATION, AND AIRCONDITIONING (HVAC) SYSTEM MAY BECOME INOPERATIVE.

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In this manner, is there a recall on Chevy Malibu?

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles. During servicing, a Passenger Presence System (PPS) may have been installed that was not correctly calibrated to the vehicle's seat type.

Furthermore, is Chevrolet Malibu 2009 a good car? The 2009 Chevrolet Malibu is a great family sedan, thanks to its spacious interior and trunk, as well as competitive fuel economy ratings. However, its safety rating isn't strong enough to compete with the top of the class.

Also Know, how much is a 2009 Chevy Malibu worth?

Malibu's roughly $22,000 Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Value (MSRP) is nearly the same as its Fair Purchase Price, about equal to that of a comparably equipped Camry and Honda Accord with four-cylinder engine and automatic.

How do I know if my Chevy has a recall?

To determine if your vehicle is involved in a recall, type your VIN in the field above.

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