Chevrolet Malibu Eco Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Malibu Eco vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2013-05-06 due to a problem with the electrical system. Approximately 42904 vehicles were involved. Since 2012, Malibu Eco's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Chevrolet Malibu Eco
|2013-05-06||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-05-06)|
|Recall Summary:||General Motors (GM) is recalling certain model year 2012 and 2013 Buick LaCrosse and Regal, and model year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco vehicles equipped with eAssist. These vehicles may have a condition in which the Generator Control Module (GCM) may not function properly. This could cause a gradual loss of battery charge and the illumination of the malfunction indicator light.|
|Hazard:||If the vehicle is continued to be driven, the engine may stall and/or the vehicle may not start. In addition, there may be a burning or melting odor, smoke, and possibly a fire in the trunk.|
|Remedy:||GM will notify owners and dealers will test the GCM and replace it, as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provide a notification schedule. Owners may contact GM at 1-800-521-7300. GM's recall campaign number is 13136.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.