Starting Issue

Asked by Feb 12, 2016 at 03:18 AM about the 2005 Chevrolet Malibu Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 05 Malibu when i start my car i can drive for
a little while maybe 2 blocks then the car stalls out.   
Everytime i restart the car and put it in drive the
samething happens.Then i have to wait for the
about 2 to 3 mins and cars starts back up and runs
fine. This seems to only happen when engine is not
warm

2 Answers

76,295

Could be a number of things like a catalytic converter, a coil going bad, ignition control module, fuel pressure, If the check engine light is on the dash have someone check it for any codes, this will point you into a direction for repair.

20,410

Check and replace air filter if necessary.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Malibu Experts

  • #1
    T_S_T
    Reputation
    2,180
  • #2
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    2,150
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,570
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
586 Great Deals out of 34,416 listings starting at $900
Used Honda Accord
1,114 Great Deals out of 73,321 listings starting at $1,100
Used Ford Fusion
1,034 Great Deals out of 63,087 listings starting at $888
Used Toyota Camry
1,142 Great Deals out of 86,705 listings starting at $800
Used Nissan Altima
1,363 Great Deals out of 77,587 listings starting at $1,695
Used Dodge Charger
464 Great Deals out of 33,534 listings starting at $1,999
Used Hyundai Sonata
932 Great Deals out of 56,726 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Maxima
339 Great Deals out of 21,831 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Civic
822 Great Deals out of 60,826 listings starting at $950
Used Kia Optima
568 Great Deals out of 32,810 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,159 Great Deals out of 69,117 listings starting at $760
Used Chrysler 300
352 Great Deals out of 19,418 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Chevrolet Malibu For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 21,653 listings starting at $12,800
2017 Chevrolet Malibu For Sale
266 Great Deals out of 14,399 listings starting at $10,999
2016 Chevrolet Malibu For Sale
234 Great Deals out of 6,854 listings starting at $9,400
2015 Chevrolet Malibu For Sale
246 Great Deals out of 5,455 listings starting at $7,999
2014 Chevrolet Malibu For Sale
94 Great Deals out of 2,787 listings starting at $5,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.