This is related to 2001 Chevy Malibu I hopped in and it would not start. Sounded and acted like it was out of gas, or the fuel pump was bad, or there was no spark to fire the plugs. I googled for like 2 hours and found a solution, tried it and it worked! Turn the key to the "On" position for 10 - 15 minutes, turn it to the "Off" position for like 5 seconds (In the video I said 5 minute, but did not realize how PISSED OFF I was At CHEVY)... It worked. Second video was after the 11 minutes I waited, turned off for 5 seconds and then it started...
Part 2 - 2001 Chevy Malibu Won't Start - Security System Flaw
This video is "After" leaving the key in the "On" position, turning it off
for 5 seconds and then starting it!
Why did Chevy put this in their owners manual an fail to mention that it
"Might" be a problem "Some Day" (ten years after the car was purchased...
Peace Out, Tom
GM ignition switch 10 minute relearn procedure
Doing a 10 minute ignition switch relearn procedure after the battery had
went bad. The Body Control Module lost all memory so it needed to relearn
the Passlock value inside the ignition switch before security system
allowed the vehicle to start.
Once the relearn process is complete, you must first turn the ignition
switch to the "off" position and then back "on" before attempting to start
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GM Pass Key II Malfunctions: Bypassing V.A.T.S System
Your car won't start? SECURITY light steady lit or flashing? More then
likely it is the Vehicle Anti Theft System (V.A.T.S) at fault. Over time
the resister pellet imbedded in your car key wears out from years of
inserting and removing from the ignition lock cylinder. Here is a cheap way
to bypass it, so you can get back on the road.
How to bypass GM VATS
Had to do this video over again due to problems with it. This is how to get
rid of that pesky vats thing in older GM cars. Here is information on the
The content in this video is meant to help you get out of a jam with your
security system and dont have to take it in for a "dealer" fix. This is NOT
meant to show you how to break into cars so be good.
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Some of my information has changed and will be addressed in the future
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GM Pass Key Systems Hands-On Tip Clip
In this video, Bill Fulton presents several hands on test you can quickly
and easily perform when diagnosing GM Pass Key antitheft issues and
problems. Watch this video and learn to use your multimeter to check and
diagnose the various components of the antitheft system.
Fixing A Car That Cranks But Doesn't Start Up
Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years and counting, shows how to
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How to make a cheap transponder key bypass
How to make a cheap transponder key bypass - Costs under 5 bucks!
Save yourself all that money you'd give to the locksmith to repair your
transponder chip key anti theft system.
2000 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L Engine Knock
I have a Malibu with what sounds like the famous piston slap, however it
doesnt go away. I replaced the lifters because I had to replace a leaking
intake gasket anyway. It has new plugs and wires and has always made the
sound even before replacing them. It sounds like it's coming from the top
of the engine however I am open to any and all diagnostics. Please leave a
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2014 Chevrolet Malibu Start Up and Review 2.5 L 4-Cylinder
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Camerons Car Reviews Score: 4/5
Powertrain Options: 2.5 L 4-Cylinder or a 2.0 L turbo 4-Cylinder with a 6-Speed Automatic FWD
Features: Blind Spot Monitor, Lane Departure Warning, Backup Camera,
AM/FM/CD Stereo System, Chevy MyLink, Dual Zone Climate Control, Leather
Seats, Powered Seat(s), Sunroof, Heated Seats, Bluetooth, FWD Collision
Warning, Cruise Control, USB Port(s), AUX Input, Tilt & Telescopic Steering
Engine & Performance
BASE ENGINE SIZE 2.5 L
CAM TYPE Double overhead cam (DOHC)
CYLINDERS Inline 4
VALVE TIMING Variable
TORQUE 191 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm
horsepower 197 hp
@ 6300 rpm
TURNING CIRCLE 37.4 ft.
ENGINE TYPE Gas
FUEL TYPE Regular unleaded
FUEL TANK CAPACITY 15.8 gal.
RANGE IN MILES (CTY/HWY) 395.0/568.8 mi.
EPA MILEAGE EST. (CTY/HWY) 25/36 mpg
BASIC 3 yr./ 36000 mi.
DRIVETRAIN 5 yr./ 100000 mi.
FREE MAINTENANCE 2 yr./ 24000 mi.
ROADSIDE 5 yr./ 100000 mi.
RUST 6 yr./ 100000 mi.
FRONT HEAD ROOM 39.0 in. FRONT HIP ROOM 55.0 in.
FRONT LEG ROOM 42.1 in.
FRONT SHOULDER ROOM 57.5 in.
REAR HIP ROOM 54.3 in.
REAR HEAD ROOM 37.5 in.
REAR LEG ROOM 36.8 in.
REAR SHOULDER ROOM 57.1 in.
Competitors: Ford Fusion, Chrysler 200, Toyota Camry, Honda Accord,
Volkswagen Passat, Nissan Altima, Mazda 6
Trims: LS, LT, LTZ,
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