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  1. Steering Rattle

    Problems and Service
    Hi guys! I have a 2009 Cobalt I’ve replaced the steering shaft and the RF outer tie-rod. When I turn the wheel left and right quickly it makes a clunk/rattle noise (much like a sway bar link - which have also been replaced a few months ago and are still tight). It will only make this noise when...
  2. 2009 Cobalt LS XFE Timing Chain Rattle AFTER Replacement

    Problems and Service
    Hello everyone. Hopefully this is the correct place for this. If not please let me know. I have a 2009 Cobalt LS XFE with 147,560 miles. I bought it about 5 years ago with 72,000 miles and have always performed routine maintenance (oil change every 3,000 miles, spark plugs, air filters, etc...
  3. 2010 Cobalt 30000 Kilometres

    Problems and Service
    Hi. I am a new cobalt owner and new to this forum so please excuse me If I do something wrong. My name is George and I am from Canada. I bought mine a week ago and it is a 2010 LT with 30k Kilometres on it. Since I got the car I have been lurking around all the cobalt forums for an answer to...
  4. Engine Rattle...timing Chain Tensioner, or Oil Filter?

    Problems and Service
    So I started up a thread a long time ago on this issue, and I got back into researching it. So my 2008 Ls with 73k still rattles on startup, for about 2 seconds. The longer it sits, the longer it lasts. It seems I've found it could be two things. Either the timing chain tensioner, or oil...
  5. Weird Rattle/flutter Upon Startup

    Problems and Service
    So in the past couple weeks, I've noticed a weird rattle/flutter after startup on my 08 LS. It sounds like it's coming from the engine bay towards the right (from driver pos) and it only happens when I haven't started the car after a few hours. The longer I let the car sit before starting, the...
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