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Mechanic said OBD P0989 so need to replace silinoid for $1700. Should I try changing transmission fluid first? 2010 Cadillac SRX.
You should ask the mechanic if he actually directly tested the solenoid and, if so, what the specific test results are. If he did not test the solenoid, look for a new mechanic. Trouble codes can never be relied upon...
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My break lights are good. And its working.
The shift interlock is computer controlled and may be a wire connection or shift lock actuator problem. This will require the computer tested and using scanner to try and actuate the shift lock to diagnose the cause.
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I researched about this problem on the internet and some says that it is cause by a bad gear interlock solenoid.
Hi Glamy. Thanks for the question. The shift interlock solenoid is located under the center console and the shifter itself. You should purchase a service and repair manual to learn how to correctly remove the components if you're going to...
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My cadillac cts is stucked on park. I cant move the gear shifter.
The most common reason for the shift interlock to not release is going to be a defective brake light switch. Check to see if your brake lights come on when you press the brakes? If no lights come on then...
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The break lights are working. Still stuck on park.
The shift interlock is controlled by the rear control module and besides brake switch there is also other inputs needed for the module to release the shifter. You will need to have the system computer scanned for codes and to...
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transmissions
If merely a solenoid is defective, there is no need to rebuild the transmission. What you should do is get a conclusive diagnostic (solenoids can be electrically tested) and if just "a" part is bad, replace that part. To obtain...
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Key locked in the ignition switch
It sounds like you may have a faulty ignition switch cylinder. Inside the ignition where the key is inserted, there are a series of small tumblers that ride along the grooves on the key. Over time, these tumblers may wear...
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The car is shaking when stopped and when you drive it hesitates and won't go to fast
There are a number of things that may cause the car to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially...
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Have a brand new battery and alternator but Car will not crank in the morning
Depending on whether or not the vehicle will turn over will determine what the next step should be. If the engine does not turn over, I would recommend checking all connections related to the battery and check to be sure...
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I need to know what the wire is called that goes from the alternator to the starter 95 deville
There is not a specified name for this wire but is called the alternator charging main cable. You will not be able to order this cable and will need to have one made from bulk cable of the same size....
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I think its programmed.
You can go to the dealer and have system reprogrammed with only your keys and lock out any other keys. This way you do not have to replace the key lock cylinder.
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I fill up my gas tank and I put unleaded plus when it is required to put unleaded regular and I always put that on the highway I n
Hi Patricia. Thanks for contacting us today. While running the recommended fuel to your car is important, it's less likely that the swap to a higher octane has created this temperature issue. It's most likely that there is a different...
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If i replace my key lock cylinder
Unless the key fob is programmed to the actual lock cylinder you should still be able to use your original key fob even after replacing the lock cylinder.
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Hello I drive a 2007 Cadillac DTS and I recently had my brakes changed. I’m currently hearing a revving noice as I speed up. What
The noise you are hearing may not have to the brake work? A revving noise may be a transmission problem. I recommend having the vehicle road tested by a mechanic like one from YourMechanic to identify the noise you are...
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Is there a connection between hard to push break pedal and car smellinh like a burned rubber? Cause when my break got broke my car
If you are referring to smoke from the exhaust, or perhaps smoke from a failing serpentine belt under the hood, then there is no connection between those sorts of problems and any brake system "problem". If the smoke is coming...
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My Cadillac Escalade just got returned to me from the shop, because it wouldn’t start. They said they replaced the computer, but n
This sounds like you have electrical connection issues with the dash or body control module. These vehicles are known to have electrical connection corrosion buildup that caused these erratic electrical problems including no starts and running issues. This problem will...
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Hard to push break pedal
An issue such as this is most likely caused by a faulty brake booster. The brake booster is the part that is responsible for giving you power brakes. I would recommend having your brake booster inspected by a qualified professional...
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is my transmission damaged if it leaked oil and stopped
Hi Rick. Thanks for contacting us today. Sorry to hear this has happened. Unfortunately, there is really no way to determine the extent of the transmission damage without removal. I would strongly recommend NOT visiting that other transmission shop who...
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Headlight delay
You should be able to go into your LCD display and got to headlight delay settings and set to the amount of time to have the headlights stay on after leaving the car at night.
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Crank no start
Code P1564 relates to the cruise control system not working properly, which may also be due to the drop in voltage as you have indicated. This may be a result of a faulty ecm. I would suggest having the ecm...

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