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Buick Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Buick Regal
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Buick LaCrosse
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Car does not accelerate
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I have no brakes driving and no brakes light came on to let me know
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AC is not working properly
There are two blower fuses. There is a low and a high blower fuse. You need to check the 20 amp low blower fuse in the fuse box to see if it is blown and has power with key in...
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Drive 100 miles after sensor replacement in order to see if it worked?
Hi there. When an error code is created that illuminates a warning light on the dashboard, it takes a while in order for the ECU to reprogram and deleted the warning light. This is typically the reason for driving 100...
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AC works if remove fuse and put back in again
Hi there. In most cases, when this type of situation occurs, it's due to either a short in the electrical relay that powers the compressor or a problem with the fuse box or fuse connection. To be honest, these problems...
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I hit the front of the car by the passenger side headlights maybe a littke below
Any modular component of your vehicle is replaceable on a mobile basis, such as light assemblies, the bumper, and so forth but if you need paint work, or frame straightening, you will need to visit an auto body shop for...
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missfire
Hi there. Although I'm not from the Charlotte area, I have forwarded your inquiry to our sales department so they can forward your inquiry to one of our Charlotte / Concord, NC based mobile mechanics for their review as well....
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Both my engine power reduced and stability track light came on.
Hi There, The Stability Track light relates to the vehicles traction control system. When the computer detects an issue with this system, it will often times put the vehicle into a reduced power phase in an effort to prevent further...
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Idle rough
There are a number of things that may cause a rough idle. A rough idle may be caused by things such as low fuel pressure, low voltage to the fuel injectors, dirty fuel injectors, a vacuum leak, a faulty Oxygen...
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Have a smashed windshield and want to take it out myself..best way..hit a deer so the glass dips in 8 inches smashed entirely.
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I HEAR A KNOCKING WHEN DRIVING CAR AND TURNING
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My ac does not blow at all when at idle
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Turbo 350 involved in flood
Hi There, I would suggest having the transmission flushed as there may be remnants of water that may have worked into the internals of the transmission, which will eventually cause problems with hydraulic pressure. I would suggest also having all...
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I have a 2005 Buick Ranier. I backed out of my driveway and the car won't get out of neutral on the dashboard. I moved the gearshi
Modern vehicles are equipped with a shifter inter-lock system that prevents the shifter from being moved unless the brake pedal is depressed. If any part of that system has failed or out of adjustment, the shifter may not move. If...
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How sound are 2014 Buick Regal Turbos? I am having to replace the turbocharger already?
You did not state the mileage you have but your turbo should not go out so soon. I would recommend using a high quality synthetic oil of correct viscosity for turbo engines. This oil may help prolong the life of...
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Can an almost new tire have dry rot?
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my car runs great but a light came our saying "check engine soon" but also recently i distracted myself for a moment ,went off roa
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Car makes rattle noise when A/C is turned on, when A/C is off it makes no noise
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"Ice Possible Drive with Care" no Ice.
Hi there. In some cases, this error code will be triggered when the sensor detects cold temperatures. It's possible that the AC condenser is blocked with debris, which would cause the AC to freeze up, and cause some of the...

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