CAr wont start after running


Asked by Apr 24, 2015 at 09:49 AM about the 2002 Chevrolet Malibu Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2002 Chevy malibu 3.1. It runs fine, even at idle. But if I shut off the engine and
try to start it again, it wont start unless I give it gas. Once it starts, again, it runs fine.

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Pls check ur air flow metre


air flow metre?


Some malibu igintion switches can cause this issue,have you had it replaced?


Yes, they did a recall on the ignition switches last October

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Ok ,have the fuel pressure checked,could be stopped up filter,or the fuel pump getting hot.

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