If one of the valve stems are not moving it COULD be because of a rocker arm problem, lifter problem or push rod problem. Most likely it is because of a damaged valve stem and to further diagnose the problem the head will probably have to come off. Run a compression check on all cylinders. Mark the spark plug wires, pull all of the spark plugs, then using a compression gague have someone crank the engine while you read the compression gague for each cylinder. If there is one or more cylinder with zero or near zero compression, that's where the problem is and you probably won't be able to fix it without pulling the heads. If it's a high mileage engine I'd just rebuild the whole thing at that time.
My wife's car was doing something like that also. What was happening was antifreeze was leaking into the cylinders and that would cause it to run rough. I replaced the intake manifold gasket and it ran rough for about 30 minutes and once all the coolant was cleared out of the cylinders it has run just fine since.
Occasionally my 200 Malibu does something similar...engine turns off, but radio stays on, etc. Make sure you a really in PARK to get the accessories to turn off.
really theres 5. pistons, valves, crank, cam, and connecting rods. but even then u still have push rods, lifters, rocker arms, valve springs, and then if u have a dual over head cam engine you have 2 cams and about 6 foot of timing chain.
the engine block,or short motor as it is some times called is a non moving part of an engine,also the rocker cover,and the sump,they are really just covers or housings
She is moving to a ranch in Malibu so she'll still be with her best friends, Lilly Trustcott and Oliver Oken.
I have a 1997 Chevy Malibu with 176k on it. Never had a new engine or anything, runs like a champ. It has been making a knocking noise when its cold.(until car is warm) for a long time now. It still makes a little one while at idle, not loud or can even really be heard though.
Not really. If one of the three cylinders is not functioning, the engine has lost MORE than 1/3 of the power if you take into consideration that the engine is still moving the "dead" piston.
i really dont know i know alot about cars but i never had a 2005 hevy malibu i will get back to you
Your question is not very clear, please rephrase it. Is the boy moving in with you and your really like him and how should you pursue him? or How do you get a boy you really like to move in with you?
could you please tell me how to deactivate the alarm system in my 1997 Chevy Malibu. it is driving me crazy. i really don't need it at all.
center of the engine, backside. can only really see it from underneath. it's about 12" from the oil filter, moving from passenger side to driver side (oil filter on passenger side of engine, starter on driver side of engine)
The adverb in the sentence is really, which modifies the adjective 'moving'.
International moving prices vary. It really depends on what you are moving, where you are moving to, and where you are coming from. Prices will always be different.
New York City really isn't moving so it really doesn't make sense.
its because they have really bouncy springs in their shoes
Spring is really not from a place. Spring is a season which in between summer and fall.
tell your friend that your moving if they were really your friend they would understand
Depends on the engine, really.
First of all, they aren't springs, they're suspension, and second of all, if you don't have suspension on your car then the car will get damaged internally and the ride would be very bumpy and uncomfortable. So, your car really needs its "springs."
well i really don't know
The moon isn't really moving, the car is just moving around the moon.
Not really as long as you have the correct size 12 volt battery the CCA rating will not effect the batteries initial ability to start the engine. It may not be able to turn the engine over as long as a higher rated battery but it will start the engine if all is as it should be. A sluggish start sounds like you may have a starter going bad.
I think I heard he was moving somewhere in Cananda.
Yes, everything on the Earth's surface is very slowly, moving backwards.