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01 malibu is making a ticking sound like turn signal is on all my lights in dash r on break theft etc. Power locks stop working and light i gotta put on manually car is sluggish it just happened today after heavy rain lastnight. Keyless remote stopped working

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Could have gotten water in the ecu or a body control module

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Intermittent problem such as what appears that your car has is at best be describe as a test of patience.

Initially would appear to be electrically related. Based on your post/description, pls try and check the ignition wiring (going to the ignition switch behind the tilt lever) along the steering column.

Of course the normal checks should also be considered, battery, battery cables, fuse and fuse box (both in the engine bay and driver side of the center console), relay bank, harness and connectors. Manual cleaning and a spray of electrical contact cleaners should also be performed when in doubt.

Though the technically correct procedure would be to have your car's computer checked/scanned and the readings interpreted.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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you most probably have a flat spot on your starter, changer the starter

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It wouldn't be the car battery, but since you just purchased the car, the dealership should correct the problem. Bring it to their attention right away. Did you get any kind of warranty? Most dealers have at least a 30 day warranty for things like this.

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