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Engine code says my thermostat is bad but nothing seems wrong with my car.
Your vehicle is probably covered by GM's 5 year, 100,000 mile Powertrain Warranty. Consequently, you may be entitled to a free warranty repair of this thermostat issue, which issue by the way is not particularly unusual and so the dealer...
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Heater blowing cool aur
It sounds like you may have a faulty thermostat that may not be allowing the temperature of the coolant to rise to the proper level before allowing it to flow through the heater core. You may also have a clogged...
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What should I do to fix if my car displayed "ac off due to high engine temp" on my 2012 Chevrolet Cruze
Hello. If this message is coming on then the computer is detecting that the engine is overheating. I would check the coolant level first. If it is low then there is a coolant loss issue. If the level is fine...
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Put new battery in due to sewege smell, now car wont start at all. Starter is good, what can it be and what can i do?
Hi there: There may be multiple problems going on with your Chevrolet Cruze that are causing the no start issue. First, if you're smelling an odd aroma from the AC vents upon start up, it's possible that you may have...
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Car will only move in reverse. When I put it in drives, the engine just revs.
Hello. This can be caused by a few different things. Most of the time if this occurred out of nowhere then it is caused by an issue with the valve body in the transmission. One of the shift solenoids or...
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I just got my thermostat housing replaced but the check engine light is still on
You should first check to see if the receipt for the oil chance shows the oil that was put into the engine when it was changed. If the oil put on receipt does not match the required oil for the...
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stabiltrak light come on and engine reduced service also with it, started doing it since cold weather appeared
Stabilitrak is the traction and stability control system working together. The traction control system senses wheel speed by using sensors at all 4 wheels. If for example, you accelerate a little to hard on a slippery surface, the front wheels...
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driving down road and reduced power comes on i have no speed , i pull over let it sit for 15seconds and it wil be off but wil do i
Hi there: It's very difficult to diagnose a problem remotely; however, there are a few things that could be causing this issue to occur. In most cases, when the stablitrak and check engine light illuminate, it's because a sensor has...
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Could you help me out with the price of shock absorbers please? Cruze 2008.
Sent billing question to CS about pricing shock absorbers and having them installed.
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Throttle body needs to be replaced
Hello, thank you for writing in. It is difficult to say if the vehicle is safe to drive. If the vehicle performs well enough that you can drive it short distances, then you can continue to work with it within...
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Car & lock symbol
Hello. Thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be experiencing one of several issues. The lock and car symbol and warning light you are seeing is saying that the anti-theft system has been activated. Your owner's manual should give...
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Driver's information center is going black.
Hi there. There is an electrical short in the vehicle causing the Driver's Information Center to malfunction. The instrument panel has the gel driver's information center which can go out at times. If the vehicle was parked in the sun...
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Overheating.
Hi There, This can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. The coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant temperature by...
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Which transmission? 2012 Chevrolet Cruze
Hi there - GM delivered the Cruze with several models of automatic transmission. The 6T40 6-speed transmission, for example, was used with both the 1.4l turbo and 1.8l engines. Several other transmission were used uniquely with each engine size. As...
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AC turned off due to high engine
It is a normal function of most automobiles to have the air conditioning shut off temporarily during high engine rpms. This is because the air conditioning system has a compressor that is ran off of the engine belt. This takes...
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Abs light randomly coming on.
The traction control system monitors the steering stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction has been detected. This is done by the use of electronic sensors that communicate with the Power Train Control Module (PCM) regarding steering...
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Intake air flow leaking. What makes this happen?
Hi there. When having the code P0171, the fuel system is too lean. This could be the fuel pump is not working, the fuel filter is dirty or plugged, or the injectors are plugged or not working properly. Check the...
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engine light comes on after oil change service
Hi there: On modern vehicles, there are two different types of "warning lights"; routine service lights and trouble code warning lights. In most cases, when you have a routine service light that illuminates, it's set to do so at certain...
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My car has temperature issues; Either the engine is under temperature or overheating.
Hi there. If the coolant reservoir is bubbling before the coolant is hot and before the engine begins to overheat, then there could be an issue with the head gasket. If there is a combustion gas leak in the cylinder...

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