I just changed the spark plug wires in a 01 Malibu 2.2 now it starts but dies right away what can I do to fix it or what did I mess up I have done everything even putting the old wires back on help?

Asked by Feb 27, 2015 at 06:25 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Malibu LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer


Have you replaced the iginition in the car?there was a recall on it.And all so try removing the positive battery cable for about ten minute,s and the replace it,make sure key is not in car when you do this.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Malibu Experts

  • #1
  • #2
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
375 Great Deals out of 27,000 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
529 Great Deals out of 93,656 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Camry
787 Great Deals out of 71,592 listings starting at $175
Used Nissan Altima
748 Great Deals out of 67,282 listings starting at $750
Used Hyundai Sonata
397 Great Deals out of 50,392 listings starting at $990
Used Kia Optima
371 Great Deals out of 28,940 listings starting at $1,950
Used Nissan Maxima
235 Great Deals out of 17,856 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Civic
341 Great Deals out of 52,141 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Camaro
243 Great Deals out of 29,880 listings starting at $4,980

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Chevrolet Malibu LS For Sale
5,981 listings starting at $13,482
2017 Chevrolet Malibu LS For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 1,129 listings starting at $12,999
2016 Chevrolet Malibu LS For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 460 listings starting at $10,875
2015 Chevrolet Malibu LS For Sale
25 Great Deals out of 722 listings starting at $7,995
2014 Chevrolet Malibu LS For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 438 listings starting at $7,200

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.