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

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

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Achieva, Alero, Cutlass, Grand Am, Malibu & Skylark -> Compressor, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Remove serpentine drive belt
    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove engine splash shield.
    • Disconnect refrigerant lines from compressor and discard O-ring seals.
    • Cap all open refrigerant lines, then ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-Lock Brakes -> Delphi (Delco-Moraine) Type VI -> DIAGNOSIS & TESTING -> 1997 -> 1997-98 -> 1997-98 Except 1998 Grand Prix -> 1998 -> 1998 Grand Prix -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Achieva, Cutlass, Grand Am, Malibu & Skylark -> Camaro & Firebird -> Cavalier & Sunfire -> Century, Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Intrigue, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Electromagnetic Interference Test -> Ignition Cycle Default -> Intermittents & Poor Connections -> Metro & Prizm -> Scan Tool
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) may be read using a suitably programed scan tool. There are no provisions for flash code diagnostics.

    • Before beginning service, perform the following preliminary inspection:
      • Check master cylinder for proper brake fluid level.
      • Inspect hydraulic modulator for any leaks or wiring damage.
      • Inspect brakes at all four wheels to ensure no drag exists and that brakes are operating normally.
      • Check wheel bearings for any excessive wear or damage.
      • Inspect wheel speed sensors for correct air gap, solid sensor attachment, damaged...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Aveo, Chevette 1.8L Diesel, Corvette, GTO, LaCrosse, Malibu (2004-06) & Malibu Maxx, Vibe, XLR, 2004-05 Corvette & 1998-2002 Metro & Prizm
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS

    Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

    Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

    After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the v...

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    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...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove starter motor mounting bolts, the...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Change Oil, Change Oil Now Or Change Oil Soon Lamp & Messages -> Except Alero, Aurora, Intrigue, Toronado & 1992-98 Eighty-Eight & Ninety-Eight
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS

    When the engine oil life index has reached 10 or less, the Driver Information System display will indicate distance to oil change and sound a beep when ignition is turned on or to Accessory for the first time each day. When the engine oil life index has re...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system.
    • Remove air intake duct assembly.
    • Disconnect upper transaxle cooler line.
    • Disconnect upper radiator hose.
    • Disconnect lower transaxle cooler line.
    • Disconnect cooling fan electrical connector, then remove cooling fan mounting bolts.
    • Remove cooling fan...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Lift or rotate tensioner using a 1/2 i...

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    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+.

    Rear Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu  3.1 V6 GASRear Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Brake Fluid Level Switch
  • RH Side Of Luggage Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu  3.1 V6 GASRH Side Of Luggage Compartment Diagram for 1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Program Connector
  • Grommet P-450
  • Fixed Mast Antenna Connector
  • Right Hand Rear Lamp Assembly Connector
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    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 LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • LF Speaker
  • RF Speaker
  • 1998 Chevrolet Malibu  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Chevrolet Malibu 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Hazard Switch
  • Body Function Controller
  • Right Hand Turn Indicator
  • Left Hand Turn Indicator
  • Turn/ Headlamp/ Wiper Switch
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    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
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    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

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