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What would cause two bars hanging from the front of my 2000 Chevrolet Blazer be?
I would need to see the pictures to be able to tell for sure but it sounds like you may have a broken sway bar or it may be the shocks. It is also possible that this is aftermarket equipment...
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We need two transmission solenoids replaced
Hi there. In most cases, when a transmission solenoid is faulty, corresponding solenoids can fail shortly after. In regards to cost for solenoid replacement, you'll need to fill out a quote request, so we can gather the right information from...
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Thought the caliper hose was collapsing; replaced hose. Within a week, the vehicle was good then wheels did not move freely. Was just the front right, now all wheels.
Hi there. Check all of the wheels with the vehicle jacked up and placed on jack stands. Turn the wheels by hand and see if there is any binding or sound from the brakes rubbing. If the brakes are rubbing,...
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My truck is not starting
It's possible the ignition switch has failed. Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated prior to the diagnostic. If you have a good battery and the starter motor is turning the engine over rapidly, at sufficient...
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My 03 blazer was driving fine and all of a sudden it sputters then quits and has not started since. The fuel pump hums....?
Hi there. To start a vehicle, the electrical system, composed of the battery and starter, turns the engine over. Once running, the engine requires a constant flow of gasoline and good spark to keep that fuel igniting. If gasoline is...
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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 perhaps few other symptoms. A failure between cylinders will cause compression leaks from one cylinder into...
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Starting when hot
Hi There, This may be a sign of a faulty ignition coil. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over time after being stretched then contracted repeatedly The insulation develops small fractures that open when heated...
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Car dies when lights go on. New battery new alternator.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a voltage maintenance problem. This is usually caused by a faulty voltage regulator. When the voltage regulator is not working properly, this may result in the alternator allowing too much power to...
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Engine crank, no coil spark, fuel pump does not kick in.
Hi there. There could be multiple issues causing your lack of spark problem, ranging from a minor electrical short in the main relay to an issue with your ECU. In order to know for sure, you should have a professional...
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It won't shift out of second gear.
It sounds like you may have a failing speed sensor. The transmission speed sensor is a magnetic sensor that provides this information, allowing the transmission to shift smoothly. The sensor counts the internal number of revolutions of the transmission and...
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After work i started my car. After a few minutes the lights went out wipers wouldnt work then car died. Is it the battery?
Hi there. It sounds like the alternator may have failed and caused the battery to discharge completely. Have both items tested as the battery can become inefficient once it has been discharged in such a manner. I suggest having a...
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Still overheating after replace radiator
Certain engine faults, such as a leaking head gasket(s) or poor engine running condition can cause overheating. If bubbles are coming up in the coolant, you should test for exhaust in the coolant. If present, that would suggest either a...
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Service 4 wheel drive light is on
Hi there. A faulty solenoid or motor on the transfer case, an inoperative front differential actuator, or simply a bad switch could all cause the 4WD light to illuminate on your dash. It's a good idea to have an inspection...
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Vehicle having trouble starting and dies at about 2000 rpm
Frequently this problem is caused by a dirty or damaged mass air flow sensor, a vacuum leak or clogged or dirty fuel injectors / throttle body. If you'd like to know for certain what is the precise cause of your...
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CAT got clogged, backfire and nowturns over but no start and gas smell
In most cases, the 'bang' you hear is an explosion of excessive carbon inside the cat itself and more often than not stays contained inside the catalytic converter or expelled out the muffler tail pipe. In some cases however, it...
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Knocking sound
Hi there. A knocking sound that progressively gets worse as the vehicle accelerates is typically caused by wheel bearings that are damaged, wheel weights that are hitting against a brake caliper, or ball joints that are failing. In order to...
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Have a couple of solenoid codes and a PO1870 code. is it worth fixing?
Hello, Code P1870 relates to the transmission slipping as you describe. This code can be set off for a few reasons such as towing a trailer as this puts additional stress on the lockup function of the transmission. This may...
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Car won't start right
Hi there. To be honest, the only help we could offer is to complete a car is hard to start inspection at your location. There could be multiple issues going on with your Blazer, so it's best to have a...
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Loud sound when eccelaratjng.
Hello Hazel, thank you for writing in. When the noise is associated with acceleration, then the issue is likely exhaust, transmission, or engine related. There is also the option that the RPMs are reaching higher levels before the vehicle shifts....
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low idle runs better when map sensor is unplugged boggs down
Hello. Unplugging a sensor to see if it will make any difference is an old-fashioned way to test a sensor on an engine. If the vehicle runs better without the sensor unplugged it most likely means that the sensor is...

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