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2001 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 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Alero, Grand Am & Malibu -> Expansion Tube (Orifice), Replace -> Inspection -> Removal -> Replacement
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    Compare the design of the orifice tube to the design of the replacement part for correct selection. The different styles of orifice tubes are not interchangeable.

    Removal
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove evaporator hose assembly from condenser. Cap open end of condenser line to prevent contamination.
    • Remove and discard seal washer.
    • Use the following procedure to remove a restricted or plugged expansion tube:
      • Remove as much of the impacted residue as possible.
      • Apply h...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Delphi DBC 7 -> Precautions -> ABS Service
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    ABS Service

    Before performing any repairs on the ABS system, note the following precautions:

    • Before using electric welding equipment, disconnect EBCM.
    • Carefully note routing, position and mounting ABS and TCS wiring, connectors, clips and brackets. ABS and TCS are extremely sensitive to electromagnetic interference.
    • Do not use a fast charger when battery is connected. Never disconnect battery from system with engine running.
    • Ignition switch must be in Off position when disconnecting EBCM.
    • Many ABS system components ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1980-06 Gasoline Engine Models Except Catera, LeMans (1988-93) Metro, Nova (1985-88), Saturn & Sprint -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Raise and suitably support vehicle.
    • Remove wheel and tire.
    • Remove stabilizer shaft link.
    • Remove front wheel drive shaft nut. Insert a drift or a flat-bladed tool into caliper and rotor to prevent rotor from turning.
    • Disconnect outer tie rod assembly from steering knuckle.
    • Separate ball joint from steering knuckle. Caution: Do not attempt to move vehicle with drive axle(s) removed from wheel bearing. Wheel(s) could fall off, dropping vehicle to ground and causing personal injury or damage to vehicle.
    • Separate front wheel drive axle from front wheel drive shaft bearing using a su...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove serpentine drive belt.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors and power steering line clip.
    • Remove alternator rear br...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Active Handling System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned on as a bulb check. The lamp will also come on as the system is...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Recover air conditioning refrigerant.
    • Drain coolant into suitable container.
    • Remove upper radiator hose and transaxle cooler line, then the surge tank hose.
    • Remove condenser inlet fitting from discharge hose and lower transaxle cooler line.
    • Disconnect cooling fan ele...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

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

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2001 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Luggage Compartment Components Diagram for 2001 Chevrolet Malibu  3.1 V6 GASLuggage Compartment Components Diagram for 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Program Connector
  • Grommet P-450
  • Fixed Mast Antenna Connector
  • RR Lamp Assembly Connector
  • Rear Engine Compartment Diagram for 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GASRear Engine Compartment Diagram for 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Brake Fluid Level Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2001 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Automatic Transaxle
  • 1-2 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Torque Converter Clutch Pulse Width Modulation Solenoid Valve
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Service Engine Soon
  • Powertrain Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2001 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2001 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: 2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2001 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2001 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 2001 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 2001 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 2001 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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