I had problems at the dealership so I called the General Manager, it was a mess. However, removing this part is a pain in the ass since you have to remove the entire bumper. I bought the parts and replaced it on my own as it is approx. I owned that Infiniti Nissan for almost 5 years and the keyless remote never broke. To be cautious, I changed the bulb again and put the car back together. My headlights burn out btn 6-12 months.
Went to repair shop got new headlights. Some Chevrolets have high intensity discharge headlights, sometimes referred to as xenon lights. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Low Beam Headlight Bulb stock in-person! The Honda ran for 19 years until the timing chain broke. The solution is not easy. If your Malibu has this type of bulb, we do not recommend that you attempt to change it yourself. I have replaced it myself, so I've only had to pay for the price of the wiring harness. Thanks for your help Also I have a 204 Buick Rendezvous that I need to change the fuse for the lighter on.
The combination of downroad, sideroad, and white light produced helps the driver achieve more clarity during night time driving. When you change the headlight on your Malibu, it is important to not touch the glass part of the bulb with your fingers because the oil from your fingertips will cause that part of the bulb to burn hotter, which significantly shortens the life of the bulb. Way too much in my opinion. We get it replaced which is expensive because we have to take it to someone becasue it is so difficult to get to. But then I realized, whoever assembled the plastic light fixtures, didn't care about me. Everything works perfectly, I also have fog lights on my car and those function correctly as well.
Cleaned it up a little with a metal scraper just to check the light and the bulb was fine. Went to dealership got it fixed. I had done my research in advance trying to predict the problem and had read other blog posts that mentioned this same wiring harness so it wasn't much of a surprise. While driving down the road the door locks, lock and unlock at random and now I can't lock the doors unless I walk around to all 4 and lock them. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 2 different trusted brands of Low Beam Headlight Bulb products for the 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. Both times I had to buy the headlamp then fix it.
Lights going in and out. Don't take the wheels off either, it isn't necessary. Something needs to be done on these cars. Upon changing it a second time I noticed the wiring was melted an shorted out. There's no pattern, it's completely random. As soon as I removed the headlight assembly still connected , the light flashed back on so I assumed the bulb may have been loose. This is what's real, but then again, who am I? The right side harness was replaced and 2 new headlights were installed.
What I know is that the bulb sometimes comes on and sometimes does not. Replace both sockets though because now the side with the new socket is brighter even though both lights have the identical same brand new bulbs in them. I was able to purchase the replacement bulb but how do I get to it to change it. I want to know how to change the bulb. I got out and hit it and it popped back on, so the officer didn't give me a ticket.
Have replaced the bulb and the fixture with no resolution. This is what working class people need, more value for our dollar. Unfortunately the front fascia bumper has to come off to remove the headlight then the bulb. The video above shows you to replace the headlight in your 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. No, we are thinking it's more likely to be something electrical going on with the car as a whole because weird things have been happening. They can't find the problem with the headlight.
We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on. I'm curious to see if this is something that happens to all cars eventually or Chevy just happens to have this sort of problem. I attempted to just replace the plug, but the auto parts store only sold a two wire plug replacement I needed a three wire. The button on the driver side stopped working so I had to reach over to the passenger side now it doesn't work. Next, the wiring on the driver side headlight shorted and burned the wires. Changed the bulb again thinking perhaps the last bulb was faulty. The bright lights worked, but not the dim.
Oops, I forgot, the radio had to be replaced when I bought it. We have 1,650 reviews on our Low Beam Headlight Bulb products for the 2009 Chevrolet Malibu from previous customers. This is the second time since 2012 the headlight burned out. And think about replacing all bulbs not just the one. First it was the driver side in 2013 then the passenger in 2017. Should I go from under the hood or behind the bumper.