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2006 Chevrolet Malibu CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Single Piston Rear Disc Brake -> Adjustments -> Parking Brake
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx SS 3.9 V6 GAS

    Parking Brake

    • Apply service brake with pedal force of 175 lbs., and release.
    • Fully apply parking brake using approximately 125 lbs., of force on final stroke and release.
    • Apply and release parking brake two additional times.
    • Inspect parking brake pedal assembly for full release by turning ignition On and observing brake warning lamp. Lamp should be off.
    • If brake warning lamp is on and parking brake appears to be fully released, operate manual pedal release lever and pull downward on front park brake cable to remove slack from pedal assembly.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Inspect parking brake...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> G6 & 2004-06 Malibu & Malibu Maxx
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu SS 3.9 V6 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 vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

    • Relieve fuel pressure as outlined under "Fuel System Pressure Relief."
    • Drain ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LS 2.2 L4 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle on a hoist.
    • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Disconnect tie rod from knuckle.
    • Insert a drift into rotor and against caliper in order to prevent rotor from turning.
    • Remove wheel drive shaft nut.
    • Remove stabilizer link.
    • Be sure that wheel speed sensor wiring harness is repositioned away from ball joint after disconnecting electrical connector from sensor. Disconnect ele...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LS 2.2 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove drive belt.
    • Remove alternator electrical connections.
    • Remove alternator mounting nuts and bolts.
    • Remove alternat...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Change Oil, Change Oil Now Or Change Oil Soon Lamp & Messages -> 2004-09 Malibu
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS

    • Turn ignition on, but do not start engine.
    • Display OIL LIFE RESET on Driver Information Center (DIC).
    • Press and hold ENTER button for at least one...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LT 3.5 V6 GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at heater pipe assembly using hose clamp pliers J 38185 or equivalent.
    • Remove hose from heater pipe assembly.
    • Disconnect heater inlet hose from underhood junction box retainer clip.
    • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at water pump using hose clamp pliers J 38185 or equivalent.
    • Remove heater inlet hose from water pump...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly.
    • Remove engine mount snubber bracket.
    • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise using suitable tool to relieve tension from driv...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2006 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Above And Forward Of Radiator Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LTZ 3.5 V6 GASAbove And Forward Of Radiator Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Hood Ajar Switch
  • Lower Right B Pillar Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 3.5 V6 GASLower Right B Pillar Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Inflatable Restraint Seat Belt Pretensioner
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2006 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2006 Chevrolet Malibu LT 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Chevrolet Malibu LT 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Data Link Connector
  • Ignition Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Chime
  • 2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx LTZ 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Park Lamp Relay
  • Body Control Module
  • LH Backup Lamp
  • RH Backup Lamp
  • LH Taillamp
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2006 Chevrolet Malibu cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LS 2.2 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: GM of Canada New Vehicle Limited Warranty Tire Program
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LS 2.2 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Malibu AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2006 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 2006 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 2006 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 2006 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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