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Understanding the Buick Oil Life System and Service Indicator Lights
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Buick Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Buick Regal
The 2012 Buick Regal is definitely not the Regal of yesteryear you may have heard your grandparents fawn over. This mid-size sedan has a lot of modern features that start at the engine...
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Buick LaCrosse eAssist
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Buick LaCrosse
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Buick Enclave
The 2012 Buick Enclave was created specifically for younger buyers and those with growing families who have a taste for luxury. The Enclave is available in four levels which include: base, convenience, leather, and...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re an Architect
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The Best Used Cars to Buy for Towing Light Loads
Towing is tricky business and depending on the weight you’re dealing with, it really determines what vehicle is best for you. If it’s light loads you’re looking at towing, we’ve put...
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The Best Used Cars to Buy for Short Commutes
If you’re lucky enough to have a short commute to work, then you need to consider different factors when buying a used car than someone with a lengthier drive (or more...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Love Road Trips
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DI just changed my thermostat and the temperature sensor, the water pump is not leaking at all, but my A/C turns hot when the temp
If you are referring to the engine overheating, some common causes of engine overheating include low coolant level (including that due to leaks), a faulty thermostat, a plugged radiator, a faulty radiator pressure cap, collapsed hoses, non functioning cooling fans,...
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Hello I went outside an started myy car up an it want move I put it in everygear an it still want move it's stuck do u no wht the
Hi Ebony. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several possible issues that could cause this problem, ranging from a damaged shift solenoid to low transmission fluid due to an internal or external fluid leak. The best advice we can...
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How to get car out of limp mode
You will need to have the computer scanned to see what caused it to go into limp mode first and then repair the problem and then it will fix the limp mode issue. Your computer can go into limp mode...
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How to Turn the ignition switch to off
If a vehicle goes into limp mode, this can oftentimes only be resolved with scan tools or by replacing certain parts. Turning the ignition switch off for first to turn in your key towards you and removing it which is...
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My 2016 Buick Encore is unpredictable. This morning, the check engine light and stability tracking light both lit. The engine wa
If the check engine light has illuminated, that means that trouble codes have been stored and a mechanic can download and evaluate them. Those trouble codes are undoubtedly linked to the problem you are having. Although some trouble codes can...
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GM 3100 valve cover off cranking engine valve closest to Belk only one moving broken camshaft?
Hi Joel. Yup, if only one lifter is moving upward, then it's likely a broken camshaft. There is likely internal engine damage along with the broken cam, so an engine replacement is a logical solution.
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repairing broken camshaft damage
If you replace the block and heads, it is normally recommended to replace the internals of the engine as well. If the camshaft is the only thing that has broken, it is possible that the camshaft and lifters could be...
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My 2004 Buick Rendezvous Service Engine Soon light is on. What does this mean
the check engine light comes on for the computer sensed a problem in the systems that it monitored. There can be many different reasons for it to come on from a loose gas cap to sensor failures. You will need...
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I have a 2006 Buick Rendezvous I was just brought it and I work for the railroad so I hook power inverter up to the battery it's o
You did not mention if the fan is blowing out the vent or not? If it is and window is fogging up then you may have a clogged heater core and may need to have the cooling system flushed out...
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my99 3.1 gm idles up and down replaced the iac and egr what gives then dies but driving its ok
You most likely have a intake vacuum leak. You should have the computer scanned first to make sure you do not have a TPS problem or other sensor issue. Pinch off the vacuum line to the brake booster to see...
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I have a scratched and dented fender what should I do?
You should have a body shop give you an estimate on the repair or replacement of the fender. It may or maynot be able to be able to be repaired.
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overheated and I cut it off started after cooling and died after a few min.
Your car doesn't have a timing belt, so it's not likely that it has "Jumped time." But if the car was low on coolant and overheating, it doesn't take much driving to do some engine damage. So it could be...
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My car has trouble staying running when i take my foot off the accelerator, especially when starting when it's cold.
Hi Bryson. Thanks for contacting us tonight. On the fuel system of your Buick LeSabre, there is a component called the cold start injector or cold start valve. This helps to mix the air/fuel ratio to assist your vehicle start...
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I have a 2004 Buick rendezvous and it was perfectly fine and still is but every time I press gas it makes a sound on the left
Possible explanations are a faulty wheel bearing, tire defect, suspension/brake part interference, worn CV axle joint (check outboard boot for tears), and so forth. You can request a vehicle vibration diagnostic. It is possible to use remote chassis ears (wireless...
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Whenever the gears shift it jerks why
Hi John. Thanks for sending your question to us tonight. Quite often a clunking or jerking motion while shifting is typically an indication of a fluid obstruction in the hydraulic lines of the transmission. However, it can also be caused...
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car does not start
If the door is not latching, there is a switch in the door pillar that may remain in the closed position thus keeping the interior lights on all the time. If that is the issue that is causing the battery...
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My car is misfireing
Hi Rufus. Thanks for contacting us today. Of the three codes you've provided us tonight, the one that I would place most of my focus would be the crankshaft position sensor. In some cases, when the electrical harness of this...
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My car cranked and ran for about 10 minutes. When I started to drive it shut off. Then it would not crank again.
The first thing to look for is air leaks. any air that gets into the engine without going through proper channels will lean out the system and cause problems. Look under the hood for any rubber hoses or boots that...
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08’ Buick Enclave, I ran into a wall. Not very hard. Overheat light came on and. Is the battery won’t hold a charge.
This is likely related to the lack of sufficient oil in the motor, which may have also caused the motor to overheat and shut down. When this happens, a number of things may cause the motor to not run properly...

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