I have a 2004 Chevy Malibu. I drove it to work and it was having a hard time accelerating. The next morning it would not start. It acts like it wants to turn but it won't turn over.


Asked by Sep 05, 2014 at 08:11 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Malibu Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a new battery and alternator.

3 Answers

Mark Grignon

I would start with checking for codes.


How would I be able to check for codes and the car won't crank?

Mark Grignon

You need to get access to an OBD II Scanner and plug it into the port on the vehicle. The access port is typically located under the steering column. This tool will bring up any diagnostic codes if the ECM is detecting any faults.

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