GM 3.5L V6 Index of Articles

Testing the MAP sensor on the 2007 and 2008 3.5L Chevy Malibu is a piece of cake, especially because the MAP sensor sits right on top of the intake manifold and is easy to... [read more]

The Thottle Actuator Control (TAC) Module is the electronic throttle body on the 2004, 2005, and 2006 3.5L Chevrolet Malibu. This bad boy is located on the intake manifold... [read more]

This tutorial will explain how to do a manual cylinder balance test on the 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008 3.5L V6 Chevrolet Malibu. The cool thing is that you don't... [read more]

Here's a simplified fuel pump wiring diagram. The above typical fuel pump circuit wiring diagrams applies only to the 2004 and 2005 3.5L V6 Chevrolet Malibu. NOTE: You... [read more]

Testing the MAP sensor is not difficult on the 2004, 2005, and 2006 3.5L V6 Chevy Malibu. The cool thing is that it can be accurately tested using only a multimeter and a... [read more]

The above ignition system wiring diagrams apply only to the 2004 and 2005 3.5L V6 Chevrolet Malibu. NOTE: The ignition control module (ICM) is part of the coil pack... [read more]

The spark plugs are probably one of the most inexpensive components installed on your 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, or 2008 Chevy Malibu 3.5L engine. And yet they perform a... [read more]

Testing the fuel injectors of the 2004, 2005, and 2006 3.5L V6 Chevy Malibu can seem quite impossible, since they're located underneath the intake manifold plenum. But... [read more]

This tutorial will help you to test for a blown head gasket on the 3.5L V6 equipped GM vehicles. These are the: 2006-2010 Chevrolet Impala, 2005-2009 Chevrolet Malibu,... [read more]

The mass airflow (MAF) sensor on the 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008 3.5L Chevrolet Malibu, can be tested using only a multimeter (that can read Hertz frequency). With... [read more]