2000 Chevrolet Malibu LS 3.1 from North America
It's a piece of crap
Intake leaking - intake gasket replaced.
Hesitation, surging - replaced camshaft sensor.
Hesitation, surging, loss of power - replaced coil pack.
Hesitation, surging, loss of power - replaced crankshaft sensor (both of them).
Leaking exhaust - replaced extended pipe, muffler and tail pipe.
Hesitation, surging, loss of power - replaced catalytic converter.
Rusting out near gas filler.
SES light on - replaced oil pressure switch.
SES light on - replaced crankshaft sensor.
Noisy brakes - replaced front brake pads and rotors - three times.
Intake gasket poorly made - has nylon in it, which melts during usage.
SES light comes on very often, and has false problems, such as theft system and restraint system.
Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No
Review Date: 3rd December, 2011