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2003 Chevrolet Malibu
3.1L 6-cyl Engine Code [J] Engine Code [J]
170 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 190 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
12 Valves Overhead Valve
3.1L - V 6-cyl (3129 cc) Code: LG8 (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above -18C  »  10W-30
    All TEMPS  »  5W-30 [1]
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS003

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  5. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
    [2] This specification has been updated from Dexron II or III to
    Dexron VI per a Technical Service Bulletin from the
    manufacturer
    [3] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.

  6. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  13 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4T40-E Initial Fill  »  6.5 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T40-E  »  12.2 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  7. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  8. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  18 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EA15K29)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51040 Oil Filter [1]
    Air Filter WIX 46035 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33311 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58611 Auto Tran Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATL Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTL OE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
PSF Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix fuel filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.
wix transmission filter WIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.18
Parts Units:
4.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge the spark plug(s).
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
1
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Clean
Item:
Radiator core & AC condenser
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The part of a vehicle's radiator and air conditioning systems made up of small-diameter tubes with a series of thin, heat-conducting fins in between.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3169
NHTSA Item Number:
10010551

Component Description: Service brakes, air.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brakes caliper noise on apply. ( nhtsa item number - 10010551 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3192
NHTSA Item Number:
10010632

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: The anti-lock brake system indicator is illuminated and diagnostic trouble code c1236 is stored. ( nhtsa item number - 10010632 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3263
NHTSA Item Number:
10011819

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front suspension noise on turns. ( nhtsa item number - 10011819 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3477
NHTSA Item Number:
10014875

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:wheel speed sensor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tech 2 displays asterisk for the left front wheel speed sensor. ( nhtsa item number - 10014875 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3170E
NHTSA Item Number:
10019186

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting:headlights., (B) Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ipc, interior lights and/or headlamps flicker. ( nhtsa item number - 10019186 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3834
NHTSA Item Number:
10019188

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Headlamp replacement due to moisture - service vme. ( nhtsa item number - 10019188 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
4615
NHTSA Item Number:
10023171

Component Description: Service brakes, air.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs pump running when not needed. ( nhtsa item number - 10023171 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
060602
NHTSA Item Number:
637201

Component Description: Wheels.

Service Bulletin Summary: This message pertains to a new improved flat wheel mount design on the aluminum wheels incorporated on 2003 model year n-car vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 637201 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
200602
NHTSA Item Number:
637248

Component Description: Exterior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that a stop and / or tail lamp may not work correctly or that the lamp assembly has water in it. ( nhtsa item number - 637248 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-07-01
Bulletin Number:
020310004
NHTSA Item Number:
634870

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: A new improved flat wheel mount design for 2003 model year aluminum wheels. ( nhtsa item number - 634870 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
020730022A
NHTSA Item Number:
634931

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service engine soon light on with diagnostic trouble codes p0716 and / or p0717, p0730, p0753, p0758, p1860, p1887 or other miscellaneous transmission trouble codes set. ( nhtsa item number - 634931 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09202002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009477

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Incorrect paint code. ( nhtsa item number - 10009477 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
020730048
NHTSA Item Number:
10006166

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Pressure control solenoid replacement for 4t65-e, 4t40-e, and 4t45-e transaxle/transmission. ( nhtsa item number - 10006166 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
020730050
NHTSA Item Number:
10000759

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engineering changes to the valve body, pressure regulator valve, 2-3 accumulator valve and bore for 2002-2003 model year 4t45e transaxles and subsequent overhaul procedures which affect 1995-2001 model year transaxles. ( nhtsa item number - 10000759 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039A
NHTSA Item Number:
10000773

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10000773 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010303
NHTSA Item Number:
10002587

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information used when servicing the drive axle nut. ( nhtsa item number - 10002587 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01432
NHTSA Item Number:
10004412

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Automatic transmission poor acceleration, performance. ( nhtsa item number - 10004412 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
022603
NHTSA Item Number:
10001848

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:pads.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brake pad replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 10001848 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
021303
NHTSA Item Number:
10002550

Component Description: Suspension:front:wheel bearing.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front wheel bearing replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 10002550 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
021803
NHTSA Item Number:
10002556

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:hoses, lines/piping, and fittings.

Service Bulletin Summary: Metal rattle type noise from the rear of the vehicle. Caused by a loose attachment spring clip at the rear brake line hose bracket. This clip is secured properly, but may not provide enough spring tension, which allows it to rattle agai ( nhtsa item number - 10002556 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
021903
NHTSA Item Number:
10002560

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engineering would like to inspect any vehicle before the actual repair is performed when the repair diagnosis leads to replacing the body control module (bcm), for battery drain, intermittent no start, ipc display intermittently interrupted ( nhtsa item number - 10002560 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
022003
NHTSA Item Number:
10002562

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engineering would like to inspect any vehicle before the actual repair has been performed where the repair diagnosis leads to replacing the ignition lock cylinder for an intermittent or hard no start type of condition or customer complaint. ( nhtsa item number - 10002562 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
022003
NHTSA Item Number:
10002566

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: Repeat condition of the powertrain control module (pcm), diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0130, which is pcm detected to loop status was open too long. Engineering would like to inspect any vehicle before the actual repair has been performe ( nhtsa item number - 10002566 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
000523002B
NHTSA Item Number:
10001251

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Front disc brake pulsation. ( nhtsa item number - 10001251 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
030601010
NHTSA Item Number:
10001282

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine oil or coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10001282 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
032603
NHTSA Item Number:
10001871

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Black paint flakes in the carpeting around the front seats. ( nhtsa item number - 10001871 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
030603
NHTSA Item Number:
10001884

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:controls/wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Light on the recirculation button goes off intermittently or the light on the rear window defroster button goes off. ( nhtsa item number - 10001884 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
031603
NHTSA Item Number:
10001888

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Operational information regarding complaints of no cruise control light appearing on the instrument panel cluster when the cruise control is set. ( nhtsa item number - 10001888 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
031103
NHTSA Item Number:
10001904

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Complaints that are root caused to the fuel module and complaints of gauge accuracy that are root caused to the fuel level sensor. ( nhtsa item number - 10001904 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
031203
NHTSA Item Number:
10001909

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system:fan.

Service Bulletin Summary: Buffeting or rotational type tick noise from hvac blower motor area. ( nhtsa item number - 10001909 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
030730021
NHTSA Item Number:
10002392

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Neutral flare and/or rpm flare while in drive, no 1-2 upshift, service engine soon (ses) light illuminated, diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p1810, diagnostic trouble code p1815 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10002392 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
052203
NHTSA Item Number:
10003658

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Complaints of intermittent vehicle shutting off while driving with no multiple codes set. The vehicle would immediately restart. The actual cause of this condition was that over bumps the mass and weight of the customer's key ring forces ( nhtsa item number - 10003658 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039C
NHTSA Item Number:
10002840

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10002840 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
030867004
NHTSA Item Number:
10002878

Component Description: Visibility:sun roof assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parts availability for sunroof repairs. ( nhtsa item number - 10002878 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
061303
NHTSA Item Number:
10003704

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: A review of warranty data and parts sent back to the warranty parts center indicates that brake rotors and pads are being replaced for presale lot rot corrosion issues. ( nhtsa item number - 10003704 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
000089008B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004278

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may want to tow their vehicle behind another vehicle with all four tires ont he ground. This bulletin provides information regarding recreational (dinghy) towing for certain vehicles including 1988-2004 chevrolet and gmc li ( nhtsa item number - 10004278 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
020730022B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004755

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service engine soon light on with diagnostic trouble codes p0716 and / or p0717, p0730, p0753, p0758, p1860, p1887 or other miscellaneous transmission trouble codes set. ( nhtsa item number - 10004755 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030601010B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004768

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine oil or coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10004768 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030850016
NHTSA Item Number:
10004779

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Paint flakes on front carpet, front seat frame paint flaking off. ( nhtsa item number - 10004779 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
01413
NHTSA Item Number:
10004217

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cruise control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cruise indicator information. ( nhtsa item number - 10004217 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
030232049
NHTSA Item Number:
10004765

Component Description: Steering:linkages:tie rod assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Release of new outer tie rod ends for service. ( nhtsa item number - 10004765 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
030730021A
NHTSA Item Number:
10005579

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Neutral flare and/or rpm flare while in drive, no 1-2 upshift, service engine soon (ses) light illuminated, diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) p1810, diagnostic trouble code p1815 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10005579 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01533
NHTSA Item Number:
10005449

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine start and stall after fueling with no diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs). Sit bulletin 1408781. ( nhtsa item number - 10005449 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01527
NHTSA Item Number:
10005464

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: A whistle type noise coming from the engine. Sit bulletin 1406534. ( nhtsa item number - 10005464 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01477
NHTSA Item Number:
10005512

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4t45e 4t40e automatic transmission false diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p1815. ( nhtsa item number - 10005512 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01740
NHTSA Item Number:
10006270

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cross injector wires causing misfire at steady state speed and rpm, malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illuminated, and a p0300 set. Sit bulletin 1460291. ( nhtsa item number - 10006270 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01604
NHTSA Item Number:
10007135

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4t40e, 4t45e change in appearance of forward, second and reverse clutch wave plate. ( nhtsa item number - 10007135 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01636
NHTSA Item Number:
10007149

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire on one or more cylinders. ( nhtsa item number - 10007149 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
00966B
NHTSA Item Number:
10007293

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:wheel speed sensor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs front wheel speed codes - jumper harness. ( nhtsa item number - 10007293 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
00966
NHTSA Item Number:
10007816

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:wheel speed sensor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Anti-lock braking system (abs) front wheel speed codes - jumper harness. ( nhtsa item number - 10007816 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01353
NHTSA Item Number:
10007937

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire due to injector fretting corrosion. ( nhtsa item number - 10007937 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3121
NHTSA Item Number:
10010013

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hvac will change from recirc mode to fresh air mode when driving. ( nhtsa item number - 10010013 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01262004
NHTSA Item Number:
10012980

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:blower.

Service Bulletin Summary: This is a product service message regarding the new part number for the heater blower resistor for customer concern of the heater motor not blowing on one up to all speeds. ( nhtsa item number - 10012980 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04152004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009220

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:wheel speed sensor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may set anyone or a combination of front-wheel speed sensor anti-lock brake system codes as intermittent or hard failures. Gm voicemail express. ( nhtsa item number - 10009220 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
030604030
NHTSA Item Number:
10002166

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Multiple driveability symptoms of long or hard starts, chuggle, rough idle and light or intermittent misfire due to clogged fuel injectors. ( nhtsa item number - 10002166 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
000842007
NHTSA Item Number:
10012147

Component Description: Exterior lighting:tail lights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Stop tail lamp inoperative or intermittent and or water in lamp. ( nhtsa item number - 10012147 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
040308010
NHTSA Item Number:
10012182

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Changes to labor time guide relating to front suspension labor operations components. ( nhtsa item number - 10012182 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000842007B
NHTSA Item Number:
634995

Component Description: Exterior lighting:tail lights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that a stop and / or tail lamp may not work correctly, or that the tail lamp has water in it. To include chevrolet classic 2005. ( nhtsa item number - 634995 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
040523004
NHTSA Item Number:
10011052

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brake noise/creak during slow speed braking. Also includes 2004 chevrolet malibu classic. ( nhtsa item number - 10011052 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
010864020C
NHTSA Item Number:
628894

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: A creak or squeak noise when opening or closing one of more doors. ( nhtsa item number - 628894 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
610
NHTSA Item Number:
10015768

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine idle flare when the clutch is depressed. Also low speed engine decel stall when coming to a stop. Gm tech link. ( nhtsa item number - 10015768 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
04092
NHTSA Item Number:
10014004

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Accelerator control system. ( nhtsa item number - 10014004 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-03-01
Bulletin Number:
050523001
NHTSA Item Number:
10014985

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised brake system specifications. ( nhtsa item number - 10014985 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-05-01
Bulletin Number:
040308015A
NHTSA Item Number:
10011062

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Squeaking noise in front end on turns. ( nhtsa item number - 10011062 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-05-01
Bulletin Number:
050604026
NHTSA Item Number:
10017407

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicle hesitates, no start, lack of power, low fuel pressure. ( nhtsa item number - 10017407 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-08-01
Bulletin Number:
030730012A
NHTSA Item Number:
10004722

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transaxle or transmission slips, won't shift, no reverse, 2nd, 3rd or overdrive, erratic shifts. ( nhtsa item number - 10004722 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-08-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039E
NHTSA Item Number:
10004756

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10004756 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-10-01
Bulletin Number:
000089008E
NHTSA Item Number:
10005527

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may want to tow their vehicle behind another vehicle with all four tires ont he ground. This bulletin provides information regarding recreational (dinghy) towing for certain vehicles including 1988-2004 chevrolet and gmc li ( nhtsa item number - 10005527 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-09-01
Bulletin Number:
060235019
NHTSA Item Number:
10020731

Component Description: Steering:column.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised tilt steering wheel and column fastener tightening specifications. ( nhtsa item number - 10020731 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-03-01
Bulletin Number:
070201
NHTSA Item Number:
10021412

Component Description: Service brakes, air.

Service Bulletin Summary: Incorrect outer backing plate. Outer backing plate has short centre protusion. Outer backing plate should have tall center protrusion. ( nhtsa item number - 10021412 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-10-01
Bulletin Number:
070730025
NHTSA Item Number:
10023942

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on 4t40-e (mn4) and 4t45-e (mn5) front wheel drive automatic transmission valve body reconditioning, dtc p0741, p0742, p0751, p0752, p0756, p0757, p1811, harsh shifts, slips, no drive, no reverse. ( nhtsa item number - 10023942 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-11-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT-3749D
NHTSA Item Number:
10037570

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: on some truck models there is some frame corrosion. ( nhtsa item number - 10037570 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5405
NHTSA Item Number:
10037814

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: the engine will not start. The engine cranks and sounds like it's going to start but then stops cranking. ( nhtsa item number - 10037814 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
09-09-40-001
NHTSA Item Number:
10038294

Component Description: (A) Seat belts., (B) Seat belts:front:warning light/devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: there are seat belt problems: difficulty latching and unlatching buckle. Buckle release button is sticking. Seat belt warning light illuminated. Likely caused by sticky beverages that are spilled into the buckle assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 10038294 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
10-00-89-017
NHTSA Item Number:
10038295

Component Description: Unknown or other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: information on fixing multiple situations right the first time. ( nhtsa item number - 10038295 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
PI-0011A
NHTSA Item Number:
10038344

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: the front or rear door may not open from the inside or outside handle, the door will not unlock with any method. The probably cause an incorrect installation of a handle component. ( nhtsa item number - 10038344 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-10-08-50-
NHTSA Item Number:
10042986

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:head restraint.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: information provided by bulletin for all 2012 and prior general motor trucks and passenger vehicles regarding the adjustable comfort and custom upholstery of the driver and the passenger head restraint. ( nhtsa item number - 10042986 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-12-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC3557
NHTSA Item Number:
10071861

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Summary to be provided on a future date. ( nhtsa item number - 10071861 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5050-A
NHTSA Item Number:
10078734

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician the steps on repairing the concern. A customer may identify a concern of unable to reactivate a vehicle's onstar that has been previously disabled by onstar. Dealer is to ca ( nhtsa item number - 10078734 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-4935-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10078735

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provides information to help the dealership technicians perform a parasitic drain test for the onstar module. When performing battery parasitic drain test, there may be some confusion as to what th ( nhtsa item number - 10078735 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC4935E
NHTSA Item Number:
10083484

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083484 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5050A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083489

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083489 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5088F
NHTSA Item Number:
10083509

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083509 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5389A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083884

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083884 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5485B
NHTSA Item Number:
10083898

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083898 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5485A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083900

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083900 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA260
NHTSA Item Number:
10082506

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to re ( nhtsa item number - 10082506 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000601012F
NHTSA Item Number:
10082814

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information t ( nhtsa item number - 10082814 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1394A
NHTSA Item Number:
10082869

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides additional in ( nhtsa item number - 10082869 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
ALERO, GRAND AM, MALIBU
Year(s):
2003
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
04V528000
Recall Date:
November 1st, 2004
Units Affected:
92,863

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control:accelerator pedal.

Summary: Certain passenger vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 124, 'accelerator control systems. ' in hot ambient conditions, the accelerator pedal arm may stick at the attachment to the bracket and not return to the engine idle position when the operator lifts his foot from the accelerator pedal. .

Conequence: Failure to return to idle could result in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the accelerator pedal arm and replace the accelerator and brake pedal assembly with a new assembly, if necessary. The recall began on december 20, 2004. Owners should contact chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, pontiac at 1-800-620-7668, or oldsmobile at 1-800-630-6537. .

Notes: Gm recall no. 04092. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236. .

#
2
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, GMC, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
ACHIEVA, ALERO, AZTEK, BERETTA, CAMARO, CAVALIER, CENTURY, CORSICA, CUTLASS, FIREBIRD, GRAND AM, GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, LUMINA, LUMINA APV, MALIBU, MONTANA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL, RENDEZVOUS, S10, SILHOUETTE, SKYLARK, SONOMA, SUNFIRE, TRANS SPORT, VENTURE
Year(s):
1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Manufacturer:
DELPHI
NHTSA ID:
07E021000
Recall Date:
March 12th, 2007
Units Affected:
742

Affected Component: Fuel system, other:storage:tank assembly:pressure relief devices.

Summary: Certain delphi fuel pressure regulators, p/nos. Fp10020-11b1, fp10026-11b1, and fp10027-11b1, sold after january 9, 2007, as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles listed above. The universal pressure regulators (upr) were produced without an o'ring and retainer. .

Conequence: Fuel may leak, possibly resulting in a fire. .

Remedy: Delphi will notify owners and replace the upr free of charge. The recall began on april 23, 2007. Owners can contact delphi at 877-411-8770. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket delphi fuel pressure regulators and has no relation to any original equipment installed by general motors. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

#
3
Make(s):
CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
ALERO, GRAND AM, GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, INTRIGUE, MALIBU, MALIBU CLASSIC, MONTE CARLO
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
14V400000
Recall Date:
July 3rd, 2014
Units Affected:
5,877,718

Affected Component: Electrical system:ignition.

Summary: This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. General motors llc (gm) notified the agency on july 3, 2014, that they are recalling 5,877,718 model year 2000-2005 chevrolet impala and monte carlo, 1997-2003 chevrolet malibu, 2004-2005 malibu classic, 1999-2004 oldsmobile alero, 1998-2002 oldsmobile intrigue, 1999-2005 pontiac grand am and 2004-2008 pontiac grand prix vehicles. In these models, the weight on the key ring and/or road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. .

Conequence: If the key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy if the vehicle is involved in a crash, increasing the risk of injury. .

Remedy: Gm will notify owners, and dealers will install two key rings and an insert in the key slot or a cover over the key head on all ignition keys, free of charge. The recall began on september 9, 2014. Gm's number for this recall is 14350. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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