Auto Parts Search


      Over 40 million used auto parts online. Shop online for auto and truck parts and save up to 75%

1998 Chevrolet Malibu CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

Learn how to repair a car or truck, install or remove parts, wire an engine, reset warning lights, replace fuel filter, fix auto body and more. Get Automotix DIY!

Help me findSearch

Select Section

Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 1998 Chevrolet Malibu car and truck repair procedures including Chevrolet engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Chevrolet Malibu automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
DIY REPAIR SAMPLES > CONTINUE EXPLORING >
Using the Automotix DIY repair procedures will save you hundreds and even thousands of dollars! In addition, it will save you hours of touring the city searching for Chevrolet mechanics you can trust. The Automotix DIY solution is particularly affordable. A full access to the entire DIY repair procedures and diagrams for your 1998 Chevrolet Malibu vehicle will cost less than a single gallon of gas. Here are some of the DIY repair tips and procedures you will find here:

A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Electrical Symbol & Wire Color Code Identification -> Electrical Symbol Identification -> Domestic Vehicles
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

[[table data]]

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES

BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Single Piston Front Disc Brake (Type 2) -> Caliper Service -> Disassemble -> Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

Replace
  • Remove approximately 2/3 of brake fluid from master cylinder.
  • Raise and support front of vehicle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Using suitable C-clamp, push piston back into caliper bore, Fig. .
  • If caliper assembly is being removed for service, remove inlet fitting attaching bolt, copper washer, and inlet fitting from caliper housing. Plug opening in inlet fitting to prevent fluid loss and contamination. Do not crimp brake hose, as this may damage internal structure of hose. If only shoe and lining assemblies are to be replaced, do not disconnect brake line fitting fr...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES

FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> Malibu (1997-03), Monte Carlo, Impala, Alero, Cutlass (1997-99) & Grand Am (1999-05) & Grand Prix
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Install a brass drift or a screwdriver to prevent rotor from turning.
  • Remove axle nut and washer.
  • Remove ball joint pinch bolt, then using a suitable pry bar, separate ball joint from knuckle.
  • Remove drive axle from hub and bearing assembly using front hub spindle rem...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
  • Remove serpentine drive belt.
  • Re...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the on position as a bulb check. If...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES

RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at thermostat bypass pipe using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from thermostat bypass pipe.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at heater core using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Outlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose outlet clamp at thermostat bypass pipe using hose clamp pliers.
  • Disconnect heater outlet hose from thermostat bypass pipe.
  • Reposition heater core outlet hose clamp at heater core usin...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES

COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Below LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GASBelow LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Left Hand Courtesy Lamp
  • Connector C-202
  • Ground G-201
  • Ground G-202
  • LH Rear Corner Of Passenger Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu  3.1 V6 GASLH Rear Corner Of Passenger Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector C-400
  • Ground G-401
  • Rear Defogger Grid Connector
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu PARTS/COMPONENTS LOCATION DIAGRAMS!

    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 Chevrolet Malibu  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Knock Sensor
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor
  • Camshaft Position Sensor
  • Ignition Coils
  • 1998 Chevrolet Malibu  3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Compartment Courtesy Lamp
  • Body Function Controller
  • Rear Compartment Lid Release Motor
  • Left Hand Courtesy Lamp
  • Right Hand Courtesy Lamp
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu WIRING DIAGRAMS!

    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: New Website for AFIT, TPM, and VDR Updates
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS!

    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1998 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

    CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1998 Chevrolet Malibu SPECIFICATIONS DATA!

    Shop online for auto body parts, engines, wheels, lights...

    Click here to view more details2008 Chevrolet Malibu Tail Light, Driver Side.

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $89.83

    Click here to view more details about 2003 Chevrolet Malibu Side Marker, Front, Driver Side2003 Chevrolet Malibu Side Marker, Front, Driver Side, Bulbs not included; DOT and SAE approved; A high quality, OE replacement side marker light; Backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $1.23

    Click here to view more details about 2007 Chevrolet Malibu Pillar Post Covers2007 Chevrolet Malibu Pillar Post Covers, Pillar Post Covers; 6 Piece Set, , .

    Source: Wheels / Rims, Mirrors & Lights Store

    $44.50

    Click here to view more details1993 Jeep Cherokee L4, 2.5 L, 150 CID Rebuilt Engine, Block #532, 403, Head #403, 117 Crank #904, Crank snout 2.125", Oil bypass in filter, not in block, FI only, Warranty: 3-Year/100,000 Mile, .

    Source: Rebuilt Engines Store

    $1,297.00

    Click here to view more details2005 Chevrolet Malibu Used Bumper Cover, Rear, 4DR, Green, BASE, 1HR CLNUP, SCUFFS, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $204.00

    Click here to view more details2008 Chevrolet Malibu Used Bumper Cover, Rear, 15934273-FAS, GREYMETALIC, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $241.00
    More parts
    Help me findSearch
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find
    Search DIY repair manuals by VIN...
    Vehicle Identification Number is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles

    Find out what info we have for your vehicle

    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!
    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!Access diagrams and repair information such as wiring diagrams, diagnosis and repair charts, manufacturer service bulletins, and OEM Part numbers of your 1998 Chevrolet Malibu vehicle.
    Access the Complete guide!
    Need To Fix Your Car or Truck?
    Save Money With Free Car Insurance Quote
    FREE car insurance quote
    Enter Zip Code:
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find