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2011 Chevy Aveo has no spark at cylinders 2 and 3
The coils on your vehicle are all housed together in a carrier assembly. If two of the four coils aren't producing spark, there's a good chance the carrier is to blame. A professional, such as one from YourMechanic, can repair...
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I need my timing belt replaced for my 2011 Chevy Aveo and I was wondering if it's also necessary to replace the water pump? Someon
The timing belt should be changed at 100,000 miles. If the water pump is driven by the timing belt, the pump absolutely should be changed when you change the timing belt. Indeed, aftermarket timing belt kits include the water pump,...
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Does not start
Hi There, This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination...
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Rattling noise in the back driver wheel area.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The bottom line is that you need to find out where exactly that noise is coming from. If you suspect the noise is related to the wheel or the suspension start there. Press down...
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I have a 2011 Chevy Aveo LT. When I have the AC on at idle the vehicle overheats. What could be some things to look at? The radiat
Hi there. An overheating problem while idling could be caused by multiple issues, ranging from sludge that is clogging the coolant lines, to a radiator fan that is not activating as well as it should. It is also possible that...
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AC Condenser
Hi There, It sounds like the AC condenser line leak may be what is causing your air not to properly cool. Since the condenser is a component that converts the refrigerant from a gas to a liquid so that it...
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Bad mechanic issues
Hi there. Unfortunately, we see way too many of these questions by car owners like yourself that have been taken advantage by a bad mechanic. In regards to the dye in the coolant overflow reservoir, that's incredibly rare. The AC...
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Hi Peter, my car is leaking regidgerant and i was told i need a new compressor and it will cost $600.00 .Does that sound correct?
Hi there. In regards to the cost, $600 for parts and labor is about right for replacing the compressor on a 2008 Aveo. Without being their to inspect the AC system to pinpoint the source of the refrigerant leak, it's...
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How do i fix the trunk release on a 2010 chevy aveo
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are three main components to be concerned with. Your handle for the trunk is likely manual, meaning it is connected to a cable that pulls a latch in the trunk. You are going...
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How would i change the light in the gear position indicator light
Remove the floor console with two side screws in front and on in the center in back and lift off of shifter. Once off you should be able to access the shifter light bulb socket.
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Hard starting
It sounds like you may have a weak battery, a failing voltage regulator or failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator charges the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine turns...
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How do you no when your front end is worn out
Hi there. What you are describing is typical of the brake pads being worn out as opposed to a front end suspension problem. It is also common for damaged wheel bearings to cause the same type of noise. It would...
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My clutch goes all the way to the floor what needs to be repaired
Hi there. When the clutch pedal goes all the way to the floor without any pressure or inability to return to the top automatically, it's usually an indication of a broken sprag (return clutch pedal spring), clutch master cylinder failure...
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Head gasket
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a blown head gasket. A blown head gasket may cause a number of different symptoms. A head gasket that fails between cylinders will generally cause a misfire and potentially compression leaks from...
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Car was working fine before but now bothing turns on at all, and no noise. Key remote also won't un/lock car at all
Give the shifter a good wiggle forwards and backwards. If it starts after doing that, you may have issues with the shifter interlock or the shifter cable itself. If the shifter cable is loose or worn, it may not be...
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My car shakes
Hi There, Shaking at high speeds is often times related to tires that may be out of balance, low on air, potentially a badly aligned front end or failing suspension components or ball joints. When any of these things are...
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Car won't start - 2005 Chevrolet Aveo
Hello - it is normal for all system lights to illuminate when the vehicle is first powered on as a "systems check". The failure to start after that indicates another problem: low battery condition, security problem (with the key), car...
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Car died while driving and won't start again 2006 Chevrolet Aveo
Hi there - your symptoms suggest a fuel supply issue. Check fuses and the relay for the fuel pump first, and listen when going through the start sequence to hear the fuel pump run, for at least a couple of...
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replacing rear bushings, 2004 Aveo Hatchback. Is there a stabilizer bar that needs replacement also?
Some models may have a rear sway bar and others may not. If your vehicle has one, it's easy to see. It runs across the width of the vehicle and connects to the left and right side suspension arms, either...
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I just got my valve gasket cover replaced yesterday. As well as one of the hoses of my radiator. Today overheated
when the coolant hose was replaced then the coolant refiled you may not have got all the air out of the cooling system causing it to run hot. Recheck the coolant after engine cools to make sure it is topped...

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