In my experience with a 3.1 in my Lumina it is on top on the drivers side. Trace the hose from the radiator and you should find the housing. Be sure to refill and bleed both bleeder valves in the system. This is critical in the vehicle not overheating. email me if you have any questions.
I have a 98 Malibu and just changed the thermostat yesterday, it is located on the drivers side of the motor, just under the throttle body. IME it makes your life ALOT easier to take off the throttle body (two little bolts hold a bracket that holds the throttle cables, and the other bolts on the body itself) the bottom right corner bolt will have a little bracket that is used for holding up that hose i believe, take pliers and bend it out of the way, because it is useless and is just in the way, bend that out and follow your hose to your thermostat, it also might prove helpful to remove the heat shield that goes over the exaust pipes, however I did get it out without taking that off.
P.S. If you have had any other problems with this car, let me know, I would like to exchange knowladge about cooling and other problems and possible solutions, I can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, thanks!
Where is the fuel filter located on a 1998 Chevy Malibu?"
Try in housing at the engine end of the upper radiator hose
Where is the coil pack located on a 1998 Chevy Malibu with 2.4 engine
It is located within the water outlet at the bottom of the top radiator hose. I hope this helps you. Mark
Where is coolant fan switch located on 1998 chevy Malibu with 3 .1
follow top raditaor hose to engine. Should be right there.
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Infront of the drivers seat.
location of ecm on 1998 Chevrolet Malibu
fuel systemfor 1998 chevy malibu
if it is a 3300 motor it will be at the back next to the fire wall
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I had a 1998 Chevy Malibu and it lasted for 228,000 miles before it died. Mike, Colorado
1998 chevy malibu programe new switch
YES. Alot of parts will interchange.
Open the hood, locate the upper radiator hose on the radiator, follow the hose from the radiator, it will lead you to the thermostat housing on the engine, the thermostat is located under the thermostat housing.
Should be in housing at the end of upper radiator hose
Yes without a doubt.
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Under the car towards the rear axel.
Motor vehicles usually weigh a couple thousand pounds. The weight of a 1998 Chevy Malibu is close to 3,100 pounds.
The Malibu engine has several freeze plugs. They are on both sides of the block and designed to pop to keep the block from freezing.
marks timing chain 99 Malibu 2.4
00' Malibu is 215 60R 15 .