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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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89 chevy camaro starts up but wont still on when i give it gas to go
Hi Delores. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, a problem like you have described is due to a fuel delivery problem or inability to properly mix the air and fuel correctly. Some of the common causes include a...
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2001 camaro what other engine will fit?
Hi Phil. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Unfortunately, with today's modern technology including ECU's and tight engine compartment - swapping different size engines is virtually impossible without some major fabrication. Plus, any different engine combination would require a new transmission,...
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2010 camaro lower left side engine knocking noise after it warms up
A noise of this type is typically a rod knock, a loose wrist pin or piston slap. There is also a possibility that the noise is caused by pre-ignition or detonation. If the latter were the case, you might see...
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Makes a clunking noise when I put it in reverse
Hi Krystal. Thanks for contacting us today. Replicating a noise is really difficult for any mechanic - especially if they deem it to be 'normal'. With most 'performance cars' (like your Camaro, Dodge Challengers, Ford Mustang's for example), the transmission...
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Got a new ecm recently cause my engine light came on. Car ran smoothly again for a month, now light back on and stalls again
What to do now depends on exactly which trouble codes are presently stored. The fact that the check engine light came on means that diagnostic trouble code(s) were registered and stored in the engine computer. An option for you is...
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Could the evap system cause the vehicle to run lean and have hard start up ? I have evap code and lean in both banks
When you are getting lean codes and codes to all the O2 sensors then this is caused by either a MAF sensor or the intake has vacuum leaks in the tube between MAF and throttle body or in PCV system....
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Check engine light
The check engine light indicates that there is likely something wrong with the engine or transmission in your vehicle and will usually come on in conjunction with the vehicle going into the reduced power mode. This happens when the vehicle...
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When I lightly press my brake pedal I hear a knocking and my steering wheel shakes a little but if I press the brake pedal harder
Hi Roger. Thanks for submitting your question today. Quite often, what you are indicating is caused by a warped brake rotor, a failing master cylinder or misaligned brake pads. Vehicles with ABS can also experience this issue when there are...
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i have a 2012 camaro. my car has begin to overheat. i checked the coolant dipstick and it was bone dry. when i tryed to put coolan
External coolant leaks are typically through a hose, radiator, water pump, etc. and sometimes a leaking intake manifold gasket depending on the engine design. External leaks are typically found by visual inspection and/or simple pressure testing of the cooling system....
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I'm buying a 2002 Camero, v-6 from my brother whom didn't drive it much.
A blown head gasket may cause a number of different symptoms. A head gasket that fails between cylinders will generally cause a misfire and potentially compression leaks from one cylinder into another. Low compression will eventually result in a rough...
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Oil Change issues
Hello, thank you for writing in. Your issue is likely something small and silly that you are overlooking. Often the oil filter seal sticks to the engine rather than the old oil filter when you take it off. If this...
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How to fix stalling issue?
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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I’m looking for a car, this car is a 2001 camero RS SS and he said it needs a engine and transmission, and buying drivetrain
The powertrain includes the engine, transmission, differential, drive shafts and interconnecting components. The drivetrain is all of the foregoing but excluding the engine. If an ordinary (as opposed to a rare or collectible) passenger vehicle needs a new or rebuilt...
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Dashboard light on
Hi Eric. Thanks for reaching out today. The check gauges light will illuminate when there is a voltage issue with one of the sensors that monitor's a particular gauge or system. It's possible that the oil pressure sensor is faulty...
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I did a brake conversion on my 79 Camaro and went from drum to disc. brakes are spongy.
Hi Clifford. Thanks for contacting us today. Based on your description, it sounds as if you've got a few air bubbles trapped in the brake lines. This is rather common with brake conversion projects, as it can take quite some...
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When I start the car it sounds like the serpentine belt Makes squeaky noise
If the serpentine belt is coming off, the possible causes are: 1) wrong, defective, or excessively worn belt; 2) belt tensioner is defective; 3) pulleys binding; and 4) one or more of the pulleys, or accessories, are operating out of...
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2011 Camaro SS A6 trans. performed a tune then reset car back to stock. now trans shifts slower 2-3 in D but not in S sport mode
The learned, adaptive shift points have possibly been lost or modified. With enough time, they will re-set. However, if you remove power to the PCM and TCM (both are involved in adaptive shifting), new shift points will be learned and...
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Hissing sound from inside passenger side camaro
Hi Marcel. Thanks for contacting us today. A hissing noise from the passenger side of the engine bay is commonly caused by either a vacuum line leak or exhaust manifold leak. If the AC is turned on, it can also...
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Steering wheel lever lose
Yes, it can be repaired. The mechanism will have to be inspected to determine what part or parts have failed. It is also possible that parts are simply "loose" and once properly fastened, it will function as intended. It just...
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Impact and now not starting
You may have a problem with the ASD relay (Automatic Shut Down Relay) as a result of the impact. This can be tested for resistance and should have between 30-70 ohms. This may explain the hard starting as this relay...

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