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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro
The 2012 Chevrolet Camaro is an exciting car that says a lot about American drivers and what we want. While fuel prices are high and the economy is just barely starting to resurge and...

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car died while driving
The issue is the alarm's power supply is tapped into the main engine control system. By doing this will cause the fuse to pop for the extra load on the system. Either change the location of the alarm's power supply...
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coolant overflow and overheating
If your dash gauge showing engine temperature is working properly and the gauge shows normal temperature, a possible cause of the "overheating" you are describing is a faulty radiator pressure cap. The radiator cap is designed to maintain a closed...
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Harmonic Balancer
The harmonic balancer can be damaged by direct impact, particularly from the side, because the balancer consists of a rubber bonded component that can be forced out of position if, say, there is a substantial impact on the pulley. If...
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Is it possible to fit a LT4 Supercharged 376ci / 6.2L Engine into a 1997 Z28 Camaro?
When changing the engine over from a Z28 to a LT4 Supercharged 376 CI engine, you may have to adjust the engine mounts to accept the engine transferring over. The blocks are about the same size and will both bolt...
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Is it bad to accelerate the vehicle fast, because after I did that I hear some sort of clunking in the engine.
High performance engines are built to accelerate quickly and achieve top speeds exceeding the typical speed limit. Your nearly 20 year old Chevrolet engine is not. As a motor ages, the internal engine components begin to wear; and are subject...
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The car has trouble starting after gas tank is filled up
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a problem with your evaporative emissions control system. Your car has a small purge valve called a purge solenoid in the Evaporative Emissions system that controls the venting of fumes from the...
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Hi there. The P0191 OBD-II trouble code indicates a problem with Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor Circuit Range/Performance. The power control module (PCM) regulates the amount of fuel that is released into the combustion chambers by controlling the fuel injectors. This...
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I need help about engine swapping 1981 Chevrolet Camaro
Hi - answering the question of "How much engine do I really want from an engine swap?" turns into a "religious" discussion quickly. If a little is good, a lot is better... The more practical questions are "How will the...
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Is there another name for the front disc brake dust shield on a 1982 Camaro? Everytime I search for them it only brings up rear dr
The part is variously referred to as "backing plates", "dust shields", "front rotor shields", and so forth. If you are looking for an inexpensive used set (left and right), I see a set presently listed on Ebay for $18. Search...
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Power Steering Parts? 1999 Chevrolet Camaro
Hello - most pumps come with a cap and internal filter & seals, but NOT the pulley. You will need to remove the pulley from your old pump, and re-install it on the new pump. The other bits are new...
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How can I make my car louder?
Hi there. This Q & A is intended to help car owners understand common repairs and maintenance solutions to keep their cars running strong. Unfortunately, we really can't advise a solution for you to make your car louder. You might...
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Check gauges light stays on 2001 Chevrolet Camaro
Hi there - most often, this means you have "low fuel level" in the gas tank. This message comes on when an operating condition (coolant temperature, system voltage, fuel level, etc.) is out of the "normal" range. The fuel level...
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car makes a sandpaper rubbing type noise, the rpms don't want to go up as usually it shifts gears very weird
Hi there. It is possible that you have multiple problems causing the lack of acceleration on your Camaro. Most of the time, the engine issue is caused by an obstruction of fuel, due to clogged fuel injectors, a dirty throttle...
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Raw fuel smell and jerks at 19 mph after acceleration
Hello, It sounds like you may have a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the motor. This sensor relays vital...
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Camaro stopped accelerating
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Car jerks forward slightly everytime I hit 19 mph
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The misfire needs to be the focus of our attention. If you had moisture on the spark plugs and white smoke, then there is some kind of coolant leak. This fouling on the...
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Starts then dies
When the engine is in crank mode the fuel pump relay is energized by ignition start signal. Once the car starts the fuel pressure relay is energized by the oil pressure switch. If you have fuel pressure during crank but...
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2011 Chevrolet Camaro"Driver side power seat".....Seat back won't come up. Dealer says its over $4,000.
Without knowing what the actual problem is, it would be difficult to say which estimate is accurate. It is quite a price difference. The problem can be caused by a faulty electric motor, which may be a few hundred dollars...
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Starts then dies
Hi There, I would suggest checking the idle control valve to be sure it is not dirty and that it has proper connection. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to...
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Car says service stabilitrak and has a knocking noise.
The light could have come on for the brake fluid could be low and causing the system to see that the brakes are not safe. For the engine loosing power and making a knocking noise, there could be a misfire...

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